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Fast Facts for Respiratory Therapists in Georgia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rome, Macon and Augusta
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dalton, Atlanta and Valdosta
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Atlanta, Augusta and Macon

Salaries for Respiratory Therapists in Georgia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Atlanta, Columbus and Macon

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More Georgia Respiratory Therapy Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Atlanta
Doctorate
32,237
Augusta
Doctorate
7,938
Macon
Masters
7,714
Lawrenceville
Associates
7,479
Savannah
Doctorate
7,157
Rome
Associates
6,016
Dalton
Bachelors
5,188
Griffin
Associates
4,703
Augusta
Associates
4,370
Albany
Bachelors
4,120
Valdosta
Associates
3,939
Thomasville
Associates
3,521
Columbus
Associates
3,228
Waycross
Associates
2,775
Sandersville
Associates
1,404
Cuthbert
Associates
276

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Respiratory Therapists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Georgia. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Athens-Clarke County110 $55,020
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell1980 $59,250
GainesvilleN/A N/A
Rome50 $58,770
Savannah210 $52,810
Valdosta50 $53,290
Warner Robins60 $47,500

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