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Employment in NJ

Average NJ Salary

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Respiratory Therapist Respiratory Therapists work under a doctor’s supervision to detect and treat problems with patients’ lungs and cardiopulmonary systems. 2,270 $64,000 Associate’s degree in Respiratory Care or Respiratory Therapy required; must have Respiratory Therapy Certification from the New Jersey State Board of Respiratory Care. Associate's
Respiratory Therapy Technician Respiratory Therapy Technicians are supervised by a respiratory therapist, and maintain patient records and equipment for testing breathing disorders. 460 $58,200 Associate’s degree in Respiratory Care or Respiratory Therapy required; must be certified by the New Jersey State Board of Respiratory Care. Associate's