A speech-language pathology career can take you anywhere in the United States, including South Carolina. Whether you've already set down roots in this Southern state or have it on your bucket list of destinations, you can access short- or long-term SLP positions once you've obtained your state license.
Ready to learn more about average salaries, cost of living and job opportunities for SLPs in South Carolina? Keep reading for details or contact our friendly staffing experts. They can help you with acquiring your licensure and lining up a job that makes the most of your qualifications.
How to Get Your South Carolina Speech and Language Therapy License
Speech-language pathologists must apply for licensure from the South Carolina Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology before practicing in the state. On average, the board takes four to six weeks to process license requests. Speech-language pathologists in South Carolina earn an annual mean salary that's less than the national average for the profession. However, you also get more out of your dollar, as living expenses tend to be about 11.5% cheaper than the national average.
Enjoy an easygoing lifestyle in a spectacular setting when you live and work in South Carolina. You can camp under a canopy of trees in a state park, discover a secluded fishing village on the coast, savor sweeping mountain views and watch the sunset on the beach. Get in touch with our recruiters to learn more about where SLPs are needed in the Palmetto State.
How long does it take to receive your speech and language therapy license in South Carolina?
It typically takes between four and six weeks to receive your speech and language therapy license in South Carolina. This is average compared to other speech and language therapy licenses across the United States.
South Carolina speech and language therapy contact information
Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
110 Centerview Drive
Columbia, SC 29210
Phone: (803) 896-4655
Fax: (803) 896-4719
South Carolina Speech and Language Therapy Salary Information
Being an allied traveler, especially with Med Travelers, comes with a lot of amazing benefits. Our travel clinicians receive well-appointed, private housing; medical, dental and vision benefits; life insurance; and a 401(k) retirement plan. Travel SLP positions are highly lucrative. The average wage of SLPs in North Carolina is $72,160. Travel speech therapists typically earn about 20% more than permanent staff because of demand for their skills.
Our recruiters look forward to finding you an SLP travel job that matches your qualifications and preferences. Launch the next phase of your speech-language pathologist career in South Carolina and submit your application today.