Getting an Iowa speech and language therapy license is one of the first steps to working as a travel therapy professional in the Hawkeye State. The process doesn't have to be difficult or too time consuming. We've already done the research for you, and you'll find what you need to get your Iowa SLP license here. Plus, we've added some Iowa speech therapist salary information and links for finding a travel SLP job in the state.
Still not sure about the road ahead? That's okay; reach out to our support staff, mentors and recruiters any time for more assistance.
How to Get Your Iowa Speech Therapy License
The Bureau of Professional Licensure processes applications for Iowa speech and language therapy licenses in around a month. And while the BLS reports a lower than average salary for SLPs in the state, the cost of living in Iowa is also lower than the national average.
Iowa offers Midwest hospitality and a range of potential adventures, including Maquoketa Caves State Park. Everything you need to get your Iowa SLP license is here or on the links you'll find on this page. If you need more assistance as you begin this journey, don't hesitate to reach out to us.
How long does it take to receive your speech therapy license in Iowa?
It typically takes 3 to 4 weeks to receive your speech and language therapy license in Iowa. This is fast compared to other speech and language therapy licenses across the United States.
Iowa speech therapy contact information
Bureau of Professional Licensure
Iowa Department of Public Health
5th Floor, Lucas State Office Building
321 E. 12th St.
Des Moines, IA 50319
Phone: (515) 281-0254
Fax: (515) 281-3121
Iowa Speech Therapy Salary Information
Being an allied traveler, especially with Med Travelers, comes with a lot of amazing benefits. You can get a housing stipend or rely on us to set you up with free and furnished housing. Plus, you may be able to make more than you would if you took a traditional position in the industry. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average SLP salary in Iowa is around $76,250.
If all this sounds great, it might be time for you to look more closely at travel therapy jobs in Iowa. Travel speech and language therapy work lets you explore new locations, make new friends and serve patients in positions you might not be able to access in your hometown. And that can be great for your resume and future career. You can get those benefits along with great pay when you work with Med Travelers.