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Speech Therapy Schools
In Columbus, Mississippi

In Columbus, there is only one speech therapy school where speech therapy faculty can find employment. The trends in Columbus' speech therapy academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes speech therapy training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Columbus Vs. Mississippi Speech Therapy Employment

Columbus 220
Mississippi 2,580

Exactly 220 of Mississippi's 1,280 speech therapy professionals work in Columbus. The number of speech therapy professionals in Columbus has shrunk by 29% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Columbus has increased.

Columbus Vs. Mississippi Speech Therapy employment growth

1,710 1,980 2,280 2,540 1,280
310 410 520 No data 220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Speech Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$36,080 $37,545 $38,200 No data $55,580
$29,460 $30,890 $32,370 No data $32,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Speech Therapy in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

Salaries for speech therapy professionals in Columbus have increased. Columbus speech therapy professionals made $55,580 per year, on average, in 2010. Speech therapy professionals in Columbus made a yearly average salary of $36,080, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of speech therapy professionals in Columbus is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Speech therapy professionals in Columbus

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90th percentile

Speech therapy professionals in Columbus make a median yearly salary of $53,460. The difference in pay between the speech therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 129%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,840 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $77,350 per year.

Average Salaries for Speech therapy professionals and related professions in Columbus

Speech Therapy

On average speech therapy professionals in Columbus earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Columbus.

Educational Trends

Speech Therapy schools in Columbus


Many of Columbus' speech therapy professionals are graduates of the only accredited speech therapy school in the city.

Speech Therapy Programs Offered In Columbus


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in speech therapy offered by Columbus' speech therapy schools.

Student Completed Speech Therapy Degrees In Columbus


In 2010 approximately 26 students completed speech therapy courses.

Speech Therapy Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Mississippi

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