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Speech Therapy Schools In Connecticut

Connecticut has 3 accredited speech therapy schools where speech therapy faculty who teach speech therapy classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of speech therapy and speech therapy training in Connecticut, which includes speech therapy training at the following levels:


  1. University of Connecticut

    Storrs, Connecticut 06269

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Northwestern Connecticut Community College

    Park Pl E, Winsted, Connecticut 06098

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

    501 Crescent Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06515-1355

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Connecticut Vs. National Speech Therapy Employment

Connecticut 4,570
National 322,680

Of all of the speech therapy professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Connecticut.

Employment Growth for Speech therapy professionals In Connecticut

3,900 3,950 3,730 3,840 1,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Connecticut, speech therapy is a shrinking field. There were 2,390 less speech therapy professionals working in Connecticut in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Connecticut, this field has shrunk by 61% in four years. This decline is slower 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 Connecticut

$54,717 $57,970 $61,947 $59,713 $77,920
$49,084 $50,735 $51,943 $53,614 $54,947
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Speech Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to speech therapy professionals are growing in Connecticut. The mean salary for speech therapy professionals in 2006 was $54,717 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $77,920 per year.

Salary percentiles for Speech therapy professionals in Connecticut

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Thus, speech therapy professionals' salaries grew by 30% in 4 years. 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 104% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Connecticut state.

Average Salaries for Speech therapy professionals and related professions in Connecticut

Speech Therapy

In Connecticut, speech therapy professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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


As the number of speech therapy professionals is decreasing in Connecticut state, the number of students graduating from the 3 accredited speech therapy schools in Connecticut state is decreasing. In Connecticut, there were 77 graduates in 2006. And there were 38 graduates from speech therapy courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 51% percent decrease in the number of speech therapy school degree or certificate graduates in Connecticut. Most of these graduates, or 33%, earned an doctor's degree in speech therapy.

Speech Therapy Faculty Salaries in Connecticut

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