BASLP AS A CAREER
Successful graduates of the course can find gainful employment opportunities across both private and government sectors, in areas such as: Hearing-aid and Cochlear Implant manufacturing, Hospitals, Medical clinics.
Presently, there is a paucity of audiologists in India. As the cases of hearing impairment are increasing, audiology courses are in great demand. The earning depends on qualification and practice. The initial salary may range from Rs 40,000 to 50,000 a month
Employment of audiologists is projected to grow 16 percent from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average for all occupations. Hearing loss and balance disorders become more prevalent as people age, so the aging population is likely to increase demand for audiologists.
According to the BLS, as of May 2015, the annual, average salary for speech-language pathologists was $76,900, with the top 10 percent earning more than $114,840. The top-paying industries for speech-language pathologists that year were: Medical and diagnostic laboratories: $105,680.