Member Profile

The American Academy of Audiology is the world's largest professional organization of, by, and for audiologists.

Representing the interests of approximately 14,000 audiologists nationwide, the Academy is dedicated to providing quality hearing care services through professional development, education, research, and increased public awareness of hearing and balance disorders. The Academy's more than 12,000 audiologists reach 560,000 individuals dealing with hearing loss every month! Members rely on the Academy's print publications, digital resources and events and for professional development and industry knowledge.

Members are highly engaged with the Academy's resources and rely most on:

Members notice and respond to advertisers in the Academy's publications:

The Academy's members work in diverse job settings:

Work Setting

Patients Seen Per Month

Academy members recommend and sell products and services to their patients, including:

  • hearing aids

  • hearing aid maintenance products

  • custom ear molds

  • assistive listening devices

  • telephone amplifiers

  • cell phone products

  • hearing health care financing

  • hearing aid accessories

  • hearing aid batteries


Members are ready to learn and are looking for resources on:

  • coding and reimbursement

  • tinnitus/hyperacusis

  • hearing assistance technology/assistive listening and alerting devices

  • amplification

  • practice management

  • vestibular diagnosis and management

  • hearing loss prevention

  • geriatrics/aging

  • pediatrics

  • auditory processing disorders

Our Members

48% been in industry 20+ years
17% less than 4 years
49% been members for 15+ years

85% of members read at least half of every issue, and 60% read ¾+

40% of members keep every issue of Audiology Today (AT)

15% have purchased a product from an ad in AT, 67% have researched a product, 45% have discussed with others and 52% have visited an advertiser's website