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Respiratory Care Therapy Schools in Washington

47 students earned Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist degrees in Washington in the 2020-2021 year.

As a degree choice, Respiratory Care Therapy is the 39th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Respiratory Care Therapy Majors in Washington

Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate Degree 47

Gender Distribution

In Washington, a respiratory care therapy/therapist major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of respiratory care therapy/therapist majors in Washington is as follows:

  • Asian: 19.1%
  • Black or African American: 4.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 17.0%
  • White: 53.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 6.4%

Jobs for Respiratory Care Therapy Grads in Washington

In this state, there are 5,580 people employed in jobs related to a respiratory care therapy/therapist degree, compared to 338,170 nationwide.


Wages for Respiratory Care Therapy Jobs in Washington

Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist grads earn an average of $69,540 in the state and $62,500 nationwide.


There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
666 Total Students

An average student at PMI Renton will pay a net price of $21,328. The full-time teacher rate is 40%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it.

Respiratory Care Therapy Careers in WA

Some of the careers respiratory care therapy/therapist majors go into include:

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 38% $140,010
Respiratory Therapists 34% $68,480
Respiratory Therapy Technicians -17% $55,910

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to respiratory care therapy/therapist.

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Physician Assistant 156
Surgical Technology 121
Radiologic Technology 111
Sonographer/Ultrasound Technology 83
Medical Radiologic Technology 75
Athletic Training 36
Emergency Medical Technology 31
Cardiovascular Technology 15

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