Speech-Language Pathologists Salary Information in Mississippi

The average annual and hourly salaries for speech-language pathologists in the state of Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of speech-language pathologists amongst Mississippi 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 Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,230
25th Percentile Wage
$48,310
50th Percentile Wage
$59,000
75th Percentile Wage
$77,870
90th Percentile Wage
$100,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for speech-language pathologists in Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $100,700. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $59,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,230.

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
$59,000
0.78% 6.66%
2016
$58,540
1.18% -
2015
$57,850
4.58% -
2014
$55,200
-0.74% -
2013
$55,610
0.97% -
2012
$55,070
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of speech-language pathologists in some Mississippi cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of speech-language pathologists in state of Mississippi ranges from $52,880 to $61,420. The highest paying area for speech-language pathologists in Mississippi is Gulfport-Biloxi with a median annual salary of $61,420. The second highest paying city/area in Mississippi State is Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $60,970). The lowest paying area is Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $52,880.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gulfport-Biloxi
$61,420
Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$60,970
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$58,880
Jackson
$57,820
Hattiesburg
$57,530
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$55,480
Pascagoula
$53,410
Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$52,880




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