Speech-Language Pathologists Salary Information in Oklahoma

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,650
25th Percentile Wage
$48,290
50th Percentile Wage
$62,410
75th Percentile Wage
$89,840
90th Percentile Wage
$127,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for speech-language pathologists in Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37,650.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.10
25th Percentile Wage
$23.22
50th Percentile Wage
$30.00
75th Percentile Wage
$43.19
90th Percentile Wage
$61.35

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for speech-language pathologists in Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $61.35. The median hourly salary is $30.00. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.10.

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
201662,4104.01%16.18%
201559,9105.39%-
201456,6807.73%-
201352,300-0.02%-
201252,310--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of speech-language pathologists in some Oklahoma cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of speech-language pathologists in state of Oklahoma ranges from $50,380 to $77,700. The highest paying area for speech-language pathologists in Oklahoma is Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $77,700. The second highest paying city/area in Oklahoma State is Oklahoma City (mean annual salary $62,090). The lowest paying area is Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $50,380.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$77,700
Oklahoma City
$62,090
Tulsa
$61,500
Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$61,360
Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$60,090
Lawton
$57,130
Fort Smith
$53,770
Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$50,380


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