Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) is $63,242
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP)s?
An entry-level Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,806 based on 19 salaries. An early career Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP)s Do?
A speech language pathologist (SLP) works with adults and children having some difficulty with speech or processing language properly. Their patients may have problems related to motor and physical skills, as well as cognitive issues affecting the ability to express language. A speech language pathologist's patients may range from those seeking help with stuttering or disfluency to those suffering from more serious difficulties such as aphasia (the inability to articulate any speech).
Many of …Read more