Speech Therapy Schools
In Akron, Ohio

There is only one speech therapy school in Akron for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in speech therapy in the city of Akron, which encompasses speech therapy training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Speech Therapy Employment

Akron 350
Ohio 13,650

Of the 5,020 speech therapy professionals employed in Ohio, 350 work in Akron. The number of speech therapy professionals in Akron has shrunk by 39% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Akron has increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Speech Therapy employment growth

13,970 14,230 14,110 14,080 5,020
570 480 520 570 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Speech Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$42,215 $46,475 $49,315 $51,475 $75,160
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Speech Therapy in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

As the number of speech therapy professionals in Akron has shrunk, salaries for speech therapy professionals have increased. Akron speech therapy professionals made $75,160 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for speech therapy professionals in Akron was $42,215 per year. The growth in the salary of speech therapy professionals in Akron is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Speech therapy professionals in Akron

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90th percentile

Speech therapy professionals make a median salary of $74,590 per year in Akron. The difference in pay between the speech therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 88%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $53,960 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $101,440 per year.

Average Salaries for Speech therapy professionals and related professions in Akron

Speech Therapy

Akron speech therapy professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Speech Therapy schools in Akron


There is only one accredited speech therapy school in the city. Many of Akron's speech therapy professionals are graduates of this school.

Speech Therapy Programs Offered In Akron


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in speech therapy offered by Akron's speech therapy schools.

Student Completed Speech Therapy Degrees In Akron


Approximately 97 students graduated from speech therapy courses in 2010.

Speech Therapy Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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