Career Outlook for Respiratory Therapists

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Also known as:
Certified Respiratory Therapist, CRT, Inhalation Therapist, Oxygen Therapist, Registered Respiratory Therapist, Respiratory Therapist, RRT

The overall job outlook for Respiratory Therapist careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 44.38 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 2.77 percent per year. Demand for Respiratory Therapists is expected to go up, with an expected 30,110 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 2.54 percent over the next few years. Join our career community today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Respiratory Therapists in the following states

California 15,960
Texas 11,680
Florida 8,370
Ohio 6,420
New York 6,040
Pennsylvania 5,930
Michigan 4,440
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Respiratory Therapists

Vermont
170
Alaska
190
Wyoming
200
District of Columbia
280
Hawaii
330
South Dakota
330
North Dakota
340