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 metropolitan 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,750
25th Percentile Wage
$51,860
50th Percentile Wage
$70,260
75th Percentile Wage
$88,680
90th Percentile Wage
$105,840

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 $105,840. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,750.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.11
25th Percentile Wage
$24.93
50th Percentile Wage
$33.78
75th Percentile Wage
$42.63
90th Percentile Wage
$50.88

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 $50.88. The median hourly salary is $33.78. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.11.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of speech-language pathologists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201670,260-2.06%0.57%
201571,7100.79%-
201471,1400.73%-
201370,6201.08%-
201269,860--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Speech-Language Pathologists in Indiana Cities

Table 3 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 $54,530 to $73,590. The highest paying area for speech-language pathologists in Indiana is Fort Wayne with a median annual salary of $73,590. The second highest paying city/area in Indiana State is Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $71,900). The lowest paying area is Elkhart-Goshen with a median annual salary of $54,530.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fort Wayne
$73,590
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$71,900
Indianapolis-Carmel
$71,370
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$68,500
Anderson
$66,730
Muncie
$66,630
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$66,260
Terre Haute
$65,900
Gary
$65,280
Bloomington
$62,940
Elkhart-Goshen
$54,530


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