Kentucky Respiratory Therapy Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Respiratory Therapists in Kentucky

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Fast Facts for Respiratory Therapists in Kentucky

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bowling Green and Lexington
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Owensboro and Louisville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Louisville and Lexington

Salaries for Respiratory Therapists in Kentucky

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Bowling Green and Louisville

Schools for Respiratory Therapists in Kentucky are listed below.

Selected Respiratory Therapy Schools in Kentucky

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  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Kentucky Respiratory Therapy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Ashland Community and Technical College Ashland Associate 4,675
Bellarmine University Louisville Doctorate 3,001
Big Sandy Community and Technical College Prestonsburg Associate 4,856
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Lexington Associate 11,596
Bowling Green Technical College Bowling Green Associate 4,953
Jefferson Community and Technical College Louisville Associate 15,475
Madisonville Community College Madisonville Associate 4,363
Maysville Community and Technical College Maysville Associate 3,630
Morehead State University Morehead Masters 8,897
Northern Kentucky University Highland Heights Doctorate & First Professional 14,785
Somerset Community College Somerset Associate 7,110
Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Cumberland Associate 4,847
West Kentucky Community and Technical College Paducah Associate 7,090

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Respiratory Therapists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Kentucky. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Respiratory Therapists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Respiratory Therapists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bowling Green 110 $45460 1.85
Elizabethtown 0 $53940 0
Fort Knox 0 $53940 0
Owensboro 30 $46120 0.8
Lexington 390 $50640 1.7
Fayette 390 $50640 1.7
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