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Speech Therapy Schools In New Jersey

Speech Therapy classes faculty can choose to work at one of 5 accredited speech therapy schools in New Jersey. The trends in New Jersey's speech therapy academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in speech therapy includes speech therapy training at the following levels:


  1. Burlington County College

    601 Pemberton-Browns Mills Road, Pemberton, New Jersey 08068-1599

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Montclair State University

    1 Normal Avenue - 855 Valley Road, Montclair, New Jersey 07043-1624

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  3. Seton Hall University

    400 S Orange Ave, South Orange, New Jersey 07079-2697

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

    Jim Leeds Rd, Pomona, New Jersey 08240-0195

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  5. William Paterson University of New Jersey

    300 Pompton Rd, Wayne, New Jersey 07470

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Professional Trends

New Jersey Vs. National Speech Therapy Employment

New Jersey 13,130
National 322,680

Of all of the speech therapy professionals in the country, nearly 4% are in the state of New Jersey.

Employment Growth for Speech therapy professionals In New Jersey

10,480 9,970 10,960 11,710 4,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In New Jersey, speech therapy is a shrinking field. In 2010 there were 6,430 less speech therapy professionals working in New Jersey than there were in 2006. This represents a 61% decline in the field. 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 New Jersey

$48,137 $52,900 $54,300 $56,537 $82,170
$50,031 $52,191 $53,328 $54,026 $55,877
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Speech Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by speech therapy professionals is increasing in New Jersey. The mean salary for speech therapy professionals in 2006 was $48,137 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $82,170 per year.

Salary percentiles for Speech therapy professionals in New Jersey

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Thus, there was a 41% growth in speech therapy professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 132% pay differential between the highest paid speech therapy professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of speech therapy in New Jersey.

Average Salaries for Speech therapy professionals and related professions in New Jersey

Speech Therapy

In New Jersey, 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 New Jersey


As the number of speech therapy professionals is decreasing in New Jersey state, the number of students graduating from the 5 accredited speech therapy schools in New Jersey state is increasing. In 2006 there were 113 speech therapy graduates from speech therapy courses in New Jersey and in 2010 there were 136 graduates.

This represents a 20% increase in the number of speech therapy degree or certificate school graduates in New Jersey state. Most of these graduates, or 43%, earned an master's degree in speech therapy.

Speech Therapy Faculty Salaries in New Jersey

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