Sports Medicine Schools
In Decatur, Mississippi

There is only one sports medicine school in Decatur for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of sports medicine and sports medicine education in Decatur, which includes sports medicine training at the sports medicine associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Mississippi Sports Medicine Employment

Decatur 290
Mississippi 2,530

Of the 3,100 sports medicine professionals employed in Mississippi, 290 work in Decatur. The number of sports medicine professionals in Decatur has grown by 81% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of sports medicine professionals in Decatur has increased, overall employment in Decatur has decreased.

Decatur Vs. Mississippi Sports Medicine employment growth

2,820 2,810 3,050 3,070 3,100
160 160 250 No data 290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Sports Medicine VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$52,825 $56,610 $43,987 No data $48,363
$27,970 $29,800 $30,880 No data $31,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

As the number of sports medicine professionals in Decatur has grown, salaries for sports medicine professionals have decreased. In 2010 Decatur sports medicine professionals earned an average yearly salary of $48,363. Four years earlier in 2006, sports medicine professionals in Decatur made an average salary of $52,825 per year. The decline in the salary of sports medicine professionals in Decatur is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Decatur

10th percentile
$33,250
25th percentile
$38,210
50th percentile
$45,850
75th percentile
$55,057
90th percentile
$68,507

Sports medicine professionals make a median salary of $45,850 per year in Decatur. The 10% of sports medicine professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,250 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 106% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Decatur

Physical Therapy Assistant
$35,400
Sports Medicine
$48,363
Physical Therapy
$74,290

Sports medicine professional salaries in Decatur are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Sports Medicine schools in Decatur

1

Many of Decatur's sports medicine professionals are graduates of the only accredited sports medicine school in the city.

Sports Medicine Programs Offered In Decatur

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Sports Medicine Degrees In Decatur

associate
5
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

Approximately 5 students completed sports medicine courses in 2010.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Mississippi

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