Speech Therapy

By: James Smith

Speech-Language Pathologist

  • Description - Assess and treat persons with speech, language, voice, and fluency disorders. May select alternative communication systems and teach their use. May perform research related to speech and language problems.
  • Education- Master's Degree
  • Salary- $70,000 per year

Speech-Language Pathology Assistants

  • Description- 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.
  • Education- Bachelor's Degree
  • Salary- $33,000 per year

Audiologist

  • Description- Assess and treat persons with hearing and related disorders. May fit hearing aids and provide auditory training. May perform research related to hearing problems.
  • Education- Master's Degree
  • Salary- $70,000