Speech and Language Pathologist Salaries in Sacramento, CA

Alternate Job Titles: Speech & Language Pathologist, Speech and Language Pathologist, Speech and Hearing Pathologist, Speech & Hearing Pathologist

What is the average Speech and Language Pathologist salary for Sacramento, CA?

The salary for someone with the job title Speech and Language Pathologist in Sacramento, CA varies depending on a number of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at employers of all sizes and industries on Speech and Language Pathologist salaries to construct a range which describes the distribution of salaries for people with the job title Speech and Language Pathologist in Sacramento, CA.

Categories:  Healthcare -- Practitioners, Non-Profit and Social Services

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This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Speech and Language Pathologist in Sacramento, CA that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Speech and Language Pathologist in Sacramento are expected to make less than the median.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $76,080
  • 10%$63,445
  • 25%$69,466
  • 75%$83,155
  • 90%$89,596

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Job Description for Speech and Language Pathologist

Diagnoses and treats speech and language problems, and engages in scientific study of human communication. Evaluates speech and language skills as related to educational, medical, social, and psychological factors. Plans, directs, or conducts rehabilitative treatment programs to restore communicative efficiency of individuals with communication problems of organic and nonorganic etiology. Requires a master's degree in speech-language pathology and may require a certificate of clinical competence in speech-language pathology (CCC). Also expected to meet certain state licensing requirements. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. View full job description

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