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Speech Therapy Schools In Alabama

There are 6 accredited speech therapy schools in Alabama for faculty who teach speech therapy classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the speech therapy academic community in Alabama, and the future trends in speech therapy training at the following levels:


  1. Alabama A & M University

    4900 Meridian St, Normal, Alabama 35762

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. The University of Alabama

    739 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0166

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Auburn University

    Auburn, Alabama, Auburn University, Alabama 36849

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. University of Montevallo

    Station 6001, Montevallo, Alabama 35115-6000

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Oakwood University

    7000 Adventist Blvd NW, Huntsville, Alabama 35896

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. University of South Alabama

    307 N University Blvd, Mobile, Alabama 36688-0002

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Alabama Vs. National Speech Therapy Employment

Alabama 3,280
National 322,680

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

Employment Growth for Speech therapy professionals In Alabama

2,600 2,780 2,920 2,890 840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Alabama, speech therapy is a shrinking field. 1,760 less speech therapy professionals were working in Alabama in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Alabama, this field has shrunk by 68% in four years. This decline is faster than the national trend for speech therapy professionals which shows a 62% decrease in the number of speech therapy professionals working around the nation.

Speech Therapy VS. All Professions salaries in Alabama

$32,307 $41,370 $42,437 $44,983 $64,180
$39,917 $41,500 $42,923 $44,323 $46,099
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Speech Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to speech therapy professionals are growing in Alabama. In 2006 speech therapy professionals made a mean salary of $32,307 per year, and in 2010 they made $64,180 per year.

Salary percentiles for Speech therapy professionals in Alabama

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Thus, speech therapy professionals' salaries grew by 50% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Alabama state, within the field of speech therapy, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid speech therapy professionals earn 140% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Speech therapy professionals and related professions in Alabama

Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

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


As the number of speech therapy professionals is decreasing in Alabama state, the number of students graduating from the 6 accredited speech therapy schools in Alabama state is increasing. In 2006, 213 students graduated from speech therapy courses in Alabama. And in 2010, 248 students graduated.

Thus there was a 16% percent increase in the number of speech therapy school degree or certificate graduates in Alabama. 36% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in speech therapy.

Speech Therapy Faculty Salaries in Alabama

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