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Respiratory Therapists Salary Information in Jacksonville, Florida

The annual and hourly salary statistics of respiratory therapists in Jacksonville, Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of respiratory therapists in Jacksonville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Respiratory Therapists in Jacksonville, Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,900
25th Percentile Wage
$47,060
50th Percentile Wage
$54,000
75th Percentile Wage
$60,500
90th Percentile Wage
$64,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for respiratory therapists in Jacksonville, Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $64,750. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,900.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of respiratory therapists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$54,000
2.70% 2.35%
2016
$52,540
-5.48% -
2015
$55,420
2.29% -
2014
$54,150
2.22% -
2013
$52,950
0.42% -
2012
$52,730
- -

Table 3. Compare Respiratory Therapists Salary in Jacksonville with Other Florida Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $54,000 in Jacksonville is in the middle of salary range for respiratory therapists in state of Florida. In comparison, the annual salary of respiratory therapists in Jacksonville is 9.5 percent (9.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater and 9.2 percent (9.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$59,640
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$59,170
Port St Lucie
$58,900
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$58,230
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$58,090
Sebastian-Vero Beach
$57,950
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$57,830
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$57,160
South Florida nonmetropolitan area
$57,130
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$56,910
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$56,850
Tallahassee
$56,520
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$56,470
Naples-Marco Island
$55,210
Ocala
$54,810
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$54,650
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$54,240
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$54,170
Jacksonville
$54,000
Punta Gorda
$53,610
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin
$51,530
Gainesville
$50,840
Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach
$49,830
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$49,620
Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area
$49,050



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