Sports Medicine Schools
In Birmingham, Alabama

The city of Birmingham has only one school where sports medicine faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sports medicine in the city of Birmingham, which encompasses sports medicine training at the sports medicine bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Birmingham Vs. Alabama Sports Medicine Employment

Birmingham 240
Alabama 4,100

Of the 7,380 sports medicine professionals employed in Alabama, 240 work in Birmingham. Between 2006 and 2010, in Birmingham, there has been a 8% decline in the number of sports medicine professionals. As the employment for sports medicine professionals in Birmingham has decreased, overall employment in Birmingham has also decreased.

Birmingham Vs. Alabama Sports Medicine employment growth

6,290 6,840 7,360 6,920 7,380
260 280 360 No data 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Birmingham

Sports Medicine VS. All professions salaries in Birmingham

$41,413 $79,533 $70,228 No data $94,260
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine in Birmingham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Birmingham

As the number of sports medicine professionals in Birmingham has shrunk, salaries for sports medicine professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $94,260 per year was earned by sports medicine professionals in Birmingham. Sports medicine professionals in Birmingham made a yearly average salary of $41,413, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Birmingham.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Birmingham

10th percentile
$47,040
25th percentile
$41,763
50th percentile
$49,760
75th percentile
$58,147
90th percentile
$68,643

Sports medicine professionals in Birmingham make a median yearly salary of $49,760. The difference in pay between the sports medicine professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 46%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $47,040 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $68,643 per year.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Birmingham

Physical Therapy Assistant
$35,980
Physical Therapy
$78,360
Sports Medicine
$94,260

Birmingham sports medicine professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Sports Medicine schools in Birmingham

1

There is only one accredited sports medicine school in the city. Many of Birmingham's sports medicine professionals are graduates of this school.

Sports Medicine Programs Offered In Birmingham

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in sports medicine offered by Birmingham's sports medicine school.

Student Completed Sports Medicine Degrees In Birmingham

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

In 2010 approximately 2 students completed sports medicine courses.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Birmingham, Alabama

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