Average Speech Therapist Hourly Pay

$39.84
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$1,500
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The average hourly pay for a Speech Therapist is $39.84.
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$28.92
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$39.84
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$59.43
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$29 - $59
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$275 - $8,500
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What Do Speech Therapists Do?

Job Satisfaction for Speech Therapist

4.1 out of 5
(42)
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2Reviews

Popular Employer Salaries for Speech Therapist

The top respondents for the job title Speech Therapist are from the companies Kindred Healthcare, Saber Healthcare and EBS Healthcare. Reported salaries are highest at EBS Healthcare where the average pay is $47.40. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Aegis Therapies, Inc., earning around $42.00. Saber Healthcare pays the lowest at around $31.54. Kindred Healthcare also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $37.45.

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What Are Popular Skills for Speech Therapists?

Skills in Speech Pathology and Group Therapy are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pediatrics, Geriatrics and Rehabilitation.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Speech Therapists?

An entry-level Speech Therapist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $34.42 based on 54 salaries. An early career Speech Therapist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $36.04 based on 246 salaries. A mid-career Speech Therapist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39.12 based on 127 salaries. An experienced Speech Therapist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45.89 based on 131 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $45.
Employees with Speech Therapist in their job title in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earn an average of 82.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (20.7% more) and Los Angeles, California (18.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (8.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 672 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.0%
Early Career
36.6%
Mid Career
18.9%
Experienced
19.5%
Late Career
17.0%