Speech language pathologist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Speech language pathologist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New York $98,990
New Jersey $98,950
Connecticut $97,070
Hawaii $95,950
District of Columbia $95,870
Colorado $95,110
Massachusetts $95,110
Virginia $95,110
Washington $92,590
Oregon $92,200
Rhode Island $89,150
Florida $79,870
Maryland $79,560
Delaware $79,120
Alaska $79,100
New Mexico $78,930
Nevada $78,700
Arizona $78,670
Illinois $78,670
Indiana $78,670
Pennsylvania $78,670
Ohio $78,440
Minnesota $77,830
Louisiana $77,790
Montana $77,540
Utah $77,510
Georgia $77,480
Michigan $77,370
Vermont $77,310
New Hampshire $77,290
Texas $77,290
Oklahoma $76,730
South Carolina $76,730
Wisconsin $76,720
Missouri $76,680
Tennessee $76,640
Idaho $76,260
Maine $75,710
Iowa $75,220
Nebraska $74,930
Kansas $74,880
Kentucky $74,880
Arkansas $74,410
North Carolina $73,890
Wyoming $62,360
Mississippi $61,790
West Virginia $61,650
Alabama $61,590
North Dakota $61,340
South Dakota $60,680
Puerto Rico $37,210
California $100,410

How do speech language pathologist salaries compare to similar careers?

Speech language pathologists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than radiation therapists but more than clinical nurse specialists.

Career Median Salary
Radiation therapist salary $83K
Physical therapist salary $96K
Occupational therapist salary $86K
Genetic counselor salary $80K
Audiologist salary $79K
Speech language pathologist salary $79K
Nuclear medicine technologist salary $79K
Registered nurse salary $78K
Acute care nurse practitioner salary $78K
Clinical nurse specialist salary $78K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)