Respiratory Therapy Technician Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for respiratory therapy technicians in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of respiratory therapy technicians amongst Iowa cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Respiratory Therapy Technicians in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,430
25th Percentile Wage
$39,510
50th Percentile Wage
$45,980
75th Percentile Wage
$52,900
90th Percentile Wage
$59,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for respiratory therapy technicians in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $59,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $45,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,430.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.55
25th Percentile Wage
$19.00
50th Percentile Wage
$22.11
75th Percentile Wage
$25.43
90th Percentile Wage
$28.39

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for respiratory therapy technicians in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $28.39. The median hourly salary is $22.11. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.55.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of respiratory therapy technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201645,9805.02%11.03%
201543,6700.05%-
201443,6503.32%-
201342,2003.06%-
201240,910--



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