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Speech-Language Pathologists


Assess and treat people with speech or language problems.

Speech-Language Pathologists assess and treat people who have speech, language, voice, or fluency disorders. They may teach patients how to use alternative communication systems. They may also do research on speech or language problems.

Wages $36.81 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Excellent
Education & Training Graduate degree (any type) is needed for entry.
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