The annual and hourly salary statistics of respiratory therapists in Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of respiratory therapists in Trenton-Ewing is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$55,560|
|25th Percentile Wage||$62,910|
|50th Percentile Wage||$70,910|
|75th Percentile Wage||$78,700|
|90th Percentile Wage||$90,740|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for respiratory therapists in Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $90,740. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,560.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of respiratory therapists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $70,910, Trenton-Ewing is the second highest paying city for respiratory therapists in state of New Jersey, following the highest paying city Atlantic City-Hammonton (median annual salary of $78,650). Compared with Atlantic City-Hammonton, the median annual salary of respiratory therapists in Trenton-Ewing is 9.8 percent (9.8%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Atlantic City-Hammonton|| |
|Edison-New Brunswick|| |