Respiratory Therapists Salary Information in Oregon

The average annual and hourly salaries for respiratory therapists in the state of Oregon are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of respiratory therapists among Oregon metropolitan areas 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Respiratory Therapists in Oregon

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,010
25th Percentile Wage
$59,890
50th Percentile Wage
$68,990
75th Percentile Wage
$76,660
90th Percentile Wage
$81,650

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for respiratory therapists in Oregon in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $81,650. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,990. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $53,010.

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
$68,990
2.06% 11.54%
2016
$67,570
2.65% -
2015
$65,780
3.16% -
2014
$63,700
2.90% -
2013
$61,850
1.33% -
2012
$61,030
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Respiratory Therapists in Oregon Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of respiratory therapists in some Oregon cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of respiratory therapists in state of Oregon ranges from $56,430 to $69,640. The highest paying area for respiratory therapists in Oregon is Bend with a median annual salary of $69,640. The second highest paying city/area in Oregon State is Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $62,970). The lowest paying area is Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $56,430.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bend
$69,640
Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$62,970
Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$60,480
North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$57,770
Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area
$56,430




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