How much does a Speech and Language Pathologist make in Louisiana? The average Speech and Language Pathologist salary in Louisiana is $78,392 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $71,910 and $85,290. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Speech and Language Pathologist diagnoses and treats speech and language problems, and engages in scientific study of human communication. Evaluates speech and language skills as related to educational, medical, social, and psychological factors. Being a Speech and Language Pathologist plans, directs, or conducts rehabilitative treatment programs to restore communicative efficiency of individuals with communication problems of organic and nonorganic etiology. Responsible for assessing, diagnosing, and treating speech, language, cognitive, communication, voice, swallowing, fluency, and other related disorders. Additionally, Speech and Language Pathologist maintains records, monitors progress, and counsels patients and their family members. May require a certificate of clinical competence in speech-language pathology (CCC). Requires a master's degree of speech-language pathology. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Speech and Language Pathologist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $74,746 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $80,580 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $71,846 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $76,085 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $71,846 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $79,671 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $75,430 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $72,500 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $81,060 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $75,430 Date Updated February 26, 2020

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