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How Much Do Speech Pathologists Make?
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that speech pathologists, also known as speech language pathologists, make $80,480 each year. The lowest 10 percent of speech pathologists earned less than $50,370, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $122,790.
How Much Do Speech Language Pathologists Make Per Hour?
Speech language pathologists make $38.69 per hour, according to the BLS.
Where Can Speech Language Pathologists Earn The Most?
Speech pathologists earn the most at nursing facilities, $95,010 per year.
How to Find Speech Language Pathologist Jobs
Educational services (state, local and private) employ the most speech language pathologists, 38%. These include programs servicing schools or other organizations. To find speech pathologist jobs in your area, search HealthJob’s speech language pathologist job board.
How Much Do Speech Pathologists Earn in Each State?
The table below compares athletic speech pathologist salaries across states and U.S. territories (Source: BLS Occupational Employment and Wages May 2020). You can also find data for the number of athletic speech pathologists in each state as well as the number of athletic speech pathologists per 1,000 jobs—a figure that can help you determine the job's popularity in a given location. Not all locations have employment statistics.