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Speech-Language Pathology Assistants
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or $18.14 hourly
as of 2021
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Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Assisting and Caring for Others (75)
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How quickly is this occupation growing?
The number of 'Speech-Language Pathology Assistants' job openings is expected to rise 6.6% by 2031
'Speech-Language Pathology Assistants' is expected to be a fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
What are the median wages for 'Speech-Language Pathology Assistants' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Speech-Language Pathology Assistants' was $37,740, or $18.14 hourly
'Speech-Language Pathology Assistants' are paid 17.5% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as speech-language pathology assistants?
As of 2021 there were 108,410 people employed as Speech-Language Pathology Assistants within the United States.
This represents around 0.08% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as Speech-Language Pathology Assistants.
Assist speech-language pathologists in the assessment and treatment of speech, language, voice, and fluency disorders. Implement speech and language programs or activities as planned and directed by speech-language pathologists. Monitor the use of alternative communication devices and systems.
SOC Code: 31-9099.01
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