Speech Therapy

Becca Heller

Careers

Audiologist: Tests hearing ability and balance

Speech language pathologist: Helps people with speech, fluency, and communication problems.

Hearing Aid specialist: Specializes in the fitting and operation of hearing aids.

Salaries

Audiologist: $101,130

Speech language pathologist: $70,000

Hearing Aid specialist: $42,767

Also helps with children with special needs.

Education

Audiologist: M.D and Doctorate in audiology

Speech language pathologist: Master's degree in speech pathology

Hearing Aid specialist: State licensing, and training by audiologist.