Salary for Speech-Language Pathology Assistants

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Speech-language pathology assistants provide support to speech-language pathologists by preparing materials, keeping records, stocking supplies, scheduling activities, and testing equipment to ensure proper performance. These individuals may also implement treatment plans under the direction of speech-language pathologists, and assist in the screening of patients. They may also supervise patients use and mastery of alternative communication methods. Some college education is required for this position.

A Speech-Language Pathology Assistant will usually earn salaries somewhere between 24000 to 36000 depending on seniority levels. Speech-Language Pathology Assistants will most likely earn a salary of Thirty Thousand Five Hundred dollars every year.

Speech-Language Pathology Assistants obtain the most salary in Alaska, where they can earn an average salary rate of close to about $37110.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 16.04 percent nationwide in that time.