Speech-Language Pathologists Salary Information in Massachusetts

The average annual and hourly salaries for speech-language pathologists in the state of Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of speech-language pathologists among Massachusetts 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,090
25th Percentile Wage
$66,770
50th Percentile Wage
$83,610
75th Percentile Wage
$100,290
90th Percentile Wage
$118,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for speech-language pathologists in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $118,400. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,090.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of speech-language pathologists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$83,610
3.44% 13.47%
2016
$80,730
0.45% -
2015
$80,370
4.31% -
2014
$76,910
1.51% -
2013
$75,750
4.49% -
2012
$72,350
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of speech-language pathologists in some Massachusetts cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of speech-language pathologists in state of Massachusetts ranges from $75,180 to $95,570. The highest paying area for speech-language pathologists in Massachusetts is Pittsfield with a median annual salary of $95,570. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton (mean annual salary $90,970). The lowest paying area is Worcester with a median annual salary of $75,180.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Pittsfield
$95,570
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$90,970
Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$88,550
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$86,990
New Bedford
$86,410
Framingham
$86,220
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$84,290
Barnstable Town
$84,160
Peabody
$80,420
Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner
$80,120
Springfield
$77,010
Taunton-Norton-Raynham
$76,900
Worcester
$75,180




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