Experienced Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) Salary (United States)

An Experienced Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) earns an average wage of $40.13 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Spanish Language, Long Term Care, and Geriatrics.
Experienced Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) Salary (?
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$44,002 - $82,819
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MEDIAN: $61,319
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Experienced Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) Salary (?
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$30.80 - $58.13
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MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,002 - $82,819  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,300  
Profit Sharing
$650 - $7,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,311 - $104,810  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 660
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$30.80 - $58.13  
   
Overtime
$0.75 - $73.08  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,300  
   
Profit Sharing
$650 - $7,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$49,311 - $104,810  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 671
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Pay Difference By Location

Chicago
up arrow 24%
Dallas
up arrow 17%
Houston
up arrow 13%
Seattle
up arrow 10%
New York
up arrow 8%
Atlanta
up arrow 5%
Denver
up arrow 2%
National Average
$73,000
Milwaukee
up arrow 12%
Albany
up arrow 21%
Buffalo
up arrow 25%
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Skills That Affect Experienced Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) Salaries

Long Term Care
up arrow 13%
Spanish Language
up arrow 13%
Geriatrics
up arrow 12%
Rehabilitation
up arrow 10%
Acute Care
up arrow 5%
Clinical Supervision
up arrow 5%
Patient Education
up arrow 2%
National Average
$73,000
Speech Pathology
up arrow 1%
Pediatrics
up arrow 1%
Childhood Education
up arrow 4%

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Gender

Female
95%
female alumni
 
Male
5%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 65% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 32%
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