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Med Travelers
5001 Statesman Drive
Irving, TX 75063

Phone: (469) 524-1506
Toll Free: (800) 788-4815
Fax: (972) 983-0267

Respiratory Therapist Careers – Job Opportunities and Salary Range

Respiratory therapy is a growing field mainly due to the rise in both the infant and elderly population. Increasingly, more respiratory therapy job openings are becoming available, specifically in the travel healthcare field. Med Travelers has a database of listings for temporary respiratory therapist jobs at competitive salary rates, located around the country. Fill out an application with Med Travelers today and our recruiters will match you with temporary positions that meet your qualifications and preferences.

  • Respiratory Therapist Job Description and Responsibilities

    Respiratory therapists assist patients of all ages who suffer from pulmonary (breathing) disorders. In addition to analyzing and performing diagnostic testing, respiratory therapists perform relevant exams and control patients’ blood-oxygen levels, as well as set up and utilize cardiopulmonary equipment and machines needed to assist or monitor the patients breathing.

    Due to a growing need for respiratory therapists, job opportunities are increasing. The majority of respiratory therapist jobs are located in hospital settings, however many therapists are working in home care or nursing care facilities. The equipment used by a respiratory therapist can sometimes be hazardous, so safety precautions must be followed carefully.

  • Respiratory Therapist Education and Training

    Med Travelers accepts applications from certified respiratory therapists at all levels of education and experience. Currently, there are more respiratory therapist job opportunities at the advanced level, which requires certification (CRTT) and an associate’s or bachelor’s degree in the field from an accredited education program. Completing additional training (RRT) and gaining additional skills may allow occupational therapists to acquire jobs at a higher salary rate. Respiratory therapists with experience working with the elderly or infants are in particularly high demand.

  • Respiratory Therapist Salary Range, Benefits and Considerations

    On the average, respiratory therapist jobs provide a salary between $46,000 and $53,000 per year. With additional training and experience, some respiratory therapists make over $60,000 yearly. Med Travelers offers a broad range of temporary respiratory therapist job opportunities at a competitive hourly salary. In addition to earning excellent pay, traveling respiratory therapists also enjoy full-benefits, free housing, partial expense compensation and bonus opportunities with Med Travelers.

    Salary Considerations for Respiratory Therapists

    • Location.
    • Level of Training/Education.
    • Experience.
    • Specializations/Certifications.

    When applying for available respiratory therapist jobs through Med Travelers, you can be sure that your experience and qualifications are taken into consideration to help connect positions that are right for you.

  • Apply for Respiratory Therapist Jobs with Med Travelers Today!

    Working with Med Travelers as a respiratory therapist, you can earn a comfortable salary, and gain a breadth of experience in a variety of treatment settings. Simply apply online and Med Travelers will match you with temporary respiratory therapist job opportunities throughout the country.

Med Travelers also connects individuals in other allied health careers with temporary positions in locations across the country: 

 Physical Therapists
 Physical Therapist Assistants
 Occupational Therapists
 Occupational Therapists Assistants
 Speech Therapists
 Radiation Therapists
 Radiologic Technologists 
 Nuclear Medicine Technologists 
 Medical MRI Technologists 
 CT Scan Technologists 
 Ultrasound Technicians 
 Polysomnography Technologists 
 Cardiovascular Technologists 

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