Entry-Level Speech Pathologist Salary

Entry-Level Speech Pathologists pull down an average of $54K per year. The majority of Entry-Level Speech Pathologists claim high levels of job satisfaction. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — somewhere between a fifth and a fourth lack coverage. On the flip side, a fair number have medical insurance and a majority receive dental plans. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$39,720 - $72,255
$40K
$53K
$72K
MEDIAN: $53,266
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$27.64 - $49.64
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MEDIAN: $34.70
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$0$89K
Salary $39,720 - $72,255
Bonus $496.65 - $14,681
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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$41,417 - $89,489
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 321
Hourly Data $0$66
Hourly Rate $27.64 - $49.64
Overtime $37.48 - $66.32
Annual Data $0$89K
Bonus $496.65 - $14,681
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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$41,417 - $89,489
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 197

Speech Pathologist Job Listings

Speech Pathologist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Speech Pathologist in Cumming:
"SLP advice."
Keep it simple. Do your best. Have a mentor.

Speech Pathologist in Reno:
No scale of annual pay raises. No annual cost of living increase. You will love this, but better be prepared to negotiate your contract like your own business lady or you will never have any pay raise, ever!! Your business expenses will add up and it won't feel fair unless the company offers something like annual license cost reimbursement, CCC reimbursement, etc.

Speech Pathologist in Vancouver:
"Billing."
Recognize billing standards and productivity!

Key Stats for Speech Pathologist

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
14%

Skills That Affect Speech Pathologist Salaries

Microsoft Word
▲6%


National Average
$61,000

Bilingual
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 22%