Speech Therapy Schools In Utah

In Utah, there are 4 accredited schools where speech therapy classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Utah's speech therapy academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in speech therapy 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. Brigham Young University

    Main Campus, Provo, Utah 84602

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah

    451 E 400 N, Price, Utah 84501

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Utah State University

    Old Main Hill, Logan, Utah 84322-1400

    170 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. University of Utah

    201 Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-9008

    124 U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Utah Vs. National Speech Therapy Employment

Utah 2,160
National 322,680

Approximately 1% of the country's speech therapy professionals work in Utah state.

Employment Growth for Speech therapy professionals In Utah

1,570 550 710 1,960 830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Utah, speech therapy is a shrinking field. In Utah, 740 less speech therapy professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of speech therapy has shrunk by 47% in Utah. This is slower than the trend for speech therapy professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of speech therapy professionals has shrunk by 62% between 2006 and 2010.

Speech Therapy VS. All Professions salaries in Utah

$40,220 $42,315 $43,515 $44,960 $63,870
$40,990 $43,308 $44,832 $45,796 $46,619
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Speech Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Utah, as the number of speech therapy professionals is declining, the salaries earned by speech therapy professionals are increasing. Speech therapy professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $40,220 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $63,870 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Speech therapy professionals in Utah

10th percentile
$40,440
25th percentile
$48,280
50th percentile
$59,180
75th percentile
$78,260
90th percentile
$91,120

This represents a 37% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Utah, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of speech therapy. The pay differential between the highest paid speech therapy professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 125%

Average Salaries for Speech therapy professionals and related professions in Utah

Speech Therapy
$49,073

Speech therapy professionals in Utah earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
1
bachelor
3
master
3
doctor
2
Certificate
1
Total10

As the number of speech therapy professionals is decreasing in Utah state, the number of students graduating from the 4 accredited speech therapy schools in Utah state is increasing. In 2006, 228 students graduated from speech therapy courses in Utah. And in 2010, 311 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of speech therapy school degree or certificate graduates in Utah by 36%. 30% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in speech therapy.

Speech Therapy Faculty Salaries in Utah

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