Speech Therapy Schools In Massachusetts

Speech Therapy classes faculty can choose to work at one of 10 accredited speech therapy schools in Massachusetts. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of speech therapy and speech therapy training in Massachusetts, which includes speech therapy training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Boston University

    One Silber Way, Boston, Massachusetts 02215

    53 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Bridgewater State University

    131 Summer Street, Bridgewater, Massachusetts 02325

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Emerson College

    120 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02116-4624

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. University of Massachusetts Amherst

    Amherst, Massachusetts 01003

    94 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. MGH Institute of Health Professions

    36 1st Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02129-4557

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Northeastern University

    360 Huntington Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5005

    62 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. College of Our Lady of the Elms

    291 Springfield St, Chicopee, Massachusetts 01013

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Smith College

    Elm St, Northampton, Massachusetts 01063

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Springfield College

    263 Alden St, Springfield, Massachusetts 01109-3797

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Worcester State University

    486 Chandler St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01602-2597

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Massachusetts Vs. National Speech Therapy Employment

Massachusetts 7,000
National 322,680

Approximately 3% of the country's speech therapy professionals work in Massachusetts state.

Employment Growth for Speech therapy professionals In Massachusetts

6,870 6,310 6,230 6,620 3,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of speech therapy professionals is shrinking in Massachusetts. In Massachusetts, 3,590 less speech therapy professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of speech therapy professionals has shrunk by 52%. This decline is slower than the change in the number of speech therapy professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of speech therapy professionals has shrunk by 62% from 2006 to 2010.

Speech Therapy VS. All Professions salaries in Massachusetts

$47,840 $50,243 $52,033 $54,087 $71,700
$49,058 $52,712 $53,675 $55,178 $56,645
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Speech Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of speech therapy professionals is declining, the salaries paid to speech therapy professionals are increasing in Massachusetts. The mean salary for speech therapy professionals in 2006 was $47,840 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $71,700 per year.

Salary percentiles for Speech therapy professionals in Massachusetts

10th percentile
$44,610
25th percentile
$56,790
50th percentile
$69,640
75th percentile
$84,910
90th percentile
$104,250

This represents a growth in salaries of 33%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of speech therapy, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid speech therapy professionals earning 134% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Massachusetts state.

Average Salaries for Speech therapy professionals and related professions in Massachusetts

Speech Therapy
$54,657

In Massachusetts, speech therapy professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Speech Therapy programs available for each degree type for all schools in Massachusetts

associate
2
bachelor
10
master
8
doctor
5
Certificate
3
Total28

As the number of speech therapy professionals is decreasing in Massachusetts state, the number of students graduating from the 10 accredited speech therapy schools in Massachusetts state is increasing. In Massachusetts, there were 395 graduates in 2006. And there were 468 graduates from speech therapy courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of speech therapy school degree or certificate graduates in Massachusetts by 18%. Most of these graduates, or 36%, earned an bachelor's degree in speech therapy.

Speech Therapy Faculty Salaries in Massachusetts

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