Salary is one factor that leads to overall satisfaction in a career.
After graduation, communicative disorders graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $58,544, while the bottom 20% make closer to $25,957. The median grad salary is $38,983.
Communicative Disorders graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in communicative disorders is $25,918, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $40,320.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
Highest paying jobs for communicative disorders graduates
The highest paying career for communicative disorders graduates is speech language pathologist, with top salaries averaging around $87,988.
As per most recent US census
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