Sports Medicine Schools In Alabama

In Alabama, there are 6 accredited schools where sports medicine classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of sports medicine and sports medicine training in Alabama, which includes sports medicine training at the sports medicine bachelors degree level.


Schools

  1. The University of Alabama

    739 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0166

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Huntingdon College

    1500 East Fairview Avenue, Montgomery, Alabama 36106-2148

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. University of West Alabama

    Station One, Livingston, Alabama 35470

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. University of Mobile

    5735 College Parkway Drive, Mobile, Alabama 36613-2842

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Samford University

    800 Lakeshore Drive, Birmingham, Alabama 35229-2240

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Troy University

    University Avenue, Troy, Alabama 36082-0001

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Alabama Vs. National Sports Medicine Employment

Alabama 4,100
National 308,430

Of all of the sports medicine professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Alabama.

Employment Growth for Sports medicine professionals In Alabama

6,290 6,840 7,360 6,920 7,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of sports medicine professionals is growing in Alabama. In 2010 there were 1,090 more sports medicine professionals working in Alabama than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of sports medicine has grown by 17% in Alabama. This is slower than the trend for sports medicine professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of sports medicine professionals has grown by 24% between 2006 and 2010.

Sports Medicine VS. All Professions salaries in Alabama

$58,282 $64,054 $66,298 $77,256 $81,962
$39,917 $41,500 $42,923 $44,323 $46,099
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Alabama, as the number of sports medicine professionals is growing, the salaries earned by sports medicine professionals are increasing. Sports medicine professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $58,282 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $81,962 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Alabama

10th percentile
$49,680
25th percentile
$99,360
50th percentile
$198,720
75th percentile
$397,440
90th percentile
$794,880

This represents a 29% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Alabama, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of sports medicine. The pay differential between the highest paid sports medicine professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 3%

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Alabama

Physical Therapy
$77,090
Physical Therapy Assistant
$34,335
Physician Assistant
$76,110
Sports Medicine
$46,800

Sports medicine professionals in Alabama earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sports Medicine programs available for each degree type for all schools in Alabama

associate
0
bachelor
6
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total6

Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned a bachelor's degree in sports medicine.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Alabama

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The number of sports medicine faculty, growth in the field of sports medicine academia and sports medicine faculty salaries in Alabama, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching sports medicine courses to students at the bachelors degree in sports medicine level, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of sports medicine in Alabama. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see an overview of what we have learned thus far from you and your peers.

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