Speech Therapy Schools
In Lexington, Kentucky

In Lexington, there is only one speech therapy school where speech therapy faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the speech therapy academic community in Lexington, and the future trends. Academia in speech therapy includes speech therapy training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Speech Therapy Employment

Lexington 170
Kentucky 5,130

Exactly 170 of Kentucky's 1,800 speech therapy professionals work in Lexington. The number of speech therapy professionals in Lexington has shrunk by 75% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Lexington has increased.

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Speech Therapy employment growth

4,690 4,600 4,510 4,700 1,800
680 520 520 530 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Speech Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$43,330 $44,987 $53,917 $55,287 $58,740
$36,110 $37,350 $38,510 $39,410 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Speech Therapy in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

As the number of speech therapy professionals in Lexington has shrunk, salaries for speech therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $58,740 per year was earned by speech therapy professionals in Lexington. The average salary for speech therapy professionals in Lexington was $43,330 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of speech therapy professionals in Lexington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Speech therapy professionals in Lexington

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Lexington speech therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $56,210. The 10% of speech therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,980 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 91% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Speech therapy professionals and related professions in Lexington

Speech Therapy

Lexington 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 Lexington


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

Speech Therapy Programs Offered In Lexington


Lexington's speech therapy schools offer 2 speech therapy degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Speech Therapy Degrees In Lexington


In 2010 approximately 55 students graduated from speech therapy courses.

Speech Therapy Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Kentucky

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