Avg. Base Salary (AUD)
The average salary for a Speech Pathologist is AU$64,507
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Speech Pathologists?
An entry-level Speech Pathologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$60,931 based on 118 salaries. An early career Speech Pathologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$64,474 based on 475 salaries. …Read more
What Do Speech Pathologists Do?
A speech pathologist, also commonly referred to as a speech-language pathologist, diagnoses and treats communication and swallowing disorders in patients. A speech pathologist commonly works in a school, hospital, or healthcare facility; some speech pathologists see patients in their homes. A speech pathologist works with patients to develop and strengthen muscles used to speak and to swallow and also counsels patients and families on dealing with speech difficulties and communication …Read more