Speech-Language Pathologists Salary Information in Indiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for speech-language pathologists in the state of Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of speech-language pathologists amongst Indiana areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Speech-Language Pathologists in Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$106,240
75th Percentile Wage
$89,510
50th Percentile Wage
$71,140
25th Percentile Wage
$52,570
10th Percentile Wage
$39,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for speech-language pathologists in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $106,240. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $71,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,760.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$51.08
75th Percentile Wage
$43.03
50th Percentile Wage
$34.20
25th Percentile Wage
$25.28
10th Percentile Wage
$19.12

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for speech-language pathologists in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $51.08. The median hourly salary is $34.20. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.12.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $71,140 0.74%
2013 $70,620 1.09%
2012 $69,860 3.60%
2011 $67,430 4.38%
2010 $64,600 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for speech-language pathologists in state of Indiana from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 10.12%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 1.09%. We also note that the average annual wage had a relatively large growth of 3.60% in the year 2012 and a relatively large increase of 4.38% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Speech-Language Pathologists Wage in Indiana vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Speech-Language Pathologists
$71,140
Exercise Physiologists
$42,490
Other Therapists
$40,710
Veterinarians
$77,920
Registered Nurses
$57,770
Nurse Anesthetists
$172,460
Nurse Midwives
$81,990

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Speech-Language Pathologists in Indiana Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of speech-language pathologists in some Indiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of speech-language pathologists in state of Indiana ranges from $50,430 to $80,260. The highest paying area for speech-language pathologists in Indiana is Bloomington with a median annual salary of $80,260. The second highest paying city/area in Indiana State is Indianapolis-Carmel (mean annual salary $79,120). The lowest paying area is Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $50,430.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bloomington
$80,260
Indianapolis-Carmel
$79,120
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$75,870
Lafayette
$75,550
Fort Wayne
$74,850
Gary
$69,650
Muncie
$68,050
Terre Haute
$67,530
Anderson
$66,730
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$64,570
Kokomo
$64,210
Elkhart-Goshen
$57,910
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$50,430

Speech-Language Pathologists Salary by State

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