Speech Therapy Schools
In Columbia, South Carolina

Speech Therapy faculty can choose to work at one of 2 speech therapy schools in Columbia. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in speech therapy in the city of Columbia, which encompasses speech therapy training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Speech Therapy
  • Masters degree in Speech Therapy
  • PhD degree in Speech Therapy


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. South Carolina Speech Therapy Employment

Columbia 310
South Carolina 3,130

Exactly 310 of South Carolina's 1,340 speech therapy professionals work in Columbia. Between 2006 and 2010, in Columbia, there has been a 46% decline in the number of speech therapy professionals. As the number of speech therapy professionals in Columbia has decreased, overall employment in Columbia has increased.

Columbia Vs. South Carolina Speech Therapy employment growth

1,230 3,160 3,410 3,640 1,340
570 980 1,040 1,060 310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Speech Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$41,695 $43,875 $46,490 $47,820 $62,420
$35,040 $36,880 $38,180 $39,020 $40,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Speech Therapy in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

As the number of speech therapy professionals in Columbia has shrunk, salaries for speech therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 speech therapy professionals in Columbia reportedly earned an average salary of $62,420 per year. The average salary for speech therapy professionals in Columbia was $41,695 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of speech therapy professionals in Columbia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Speech therapy professionals in Columbia

10th percentile
$41,240
25th percentile
$47,840
50th percentile
$59,050
75th percentile
$74,680
90th percentile
$92,150

Speech therapy professionals in Columbia make a median yearly salary of $59,050. The 10% of speech therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,240 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 123% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Speech therapy professionals and related professions in Columbia

Speech Therapy
$62,420

On average speech therapy professional salaries in Columbia are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Speech Therapy schools in Columbia

2

Many of Columbia's speech therapy professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited speech therapy schools in the city.

Speech Therapy Programs Offered In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in speech therapy offered by Columbia's speech therapy schools.

Student Completed Speech Therapy Degrees In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
7
master
47
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total56

Approximately 56 students graduated from speech therapy courses in 2010.

Speech Therapy Faculty Salaries in Columbia, South Carolina

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