Sports Medicine Schools
In Durham, North Carolina

The city of Durham has only one school where sports medicine faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sports medicine academic community in Durham, and the future trends. Academia in sports medicine includes sports medicine training at the sports medicine bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Durham Vs. North Carolina Sports Medicine Employment

Durham 590
North Carolina 7,500

Of the 13,430 sports medicine professionals employed in North Carolina, 2,190 work in Durham. Between 2006 and 2010, in Durham, there has been a 3% growth in the number of sports medicine professionals. As the number of sports medicine professionals in Durham has increased, overall employment in Durham has also increased.

Durham Vs. North Carolina Sports Medicine employment growth

12,920 13,810 13,630 13,590 13,430
2,130 1,980 2,270 2,110 2,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Durham

Sports Medicine VS. All professions salaries in Durham

$49,680 $52,755 $56,783 $59,532 $60,780
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine in Durham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Durham

As the number of sports medicine professionals in Durham has grown, salaries for sports medicine professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,780 per year was earned by sports medicine professionals in Durham. Sports medicine professionals in Durham made a yearly average salary of $49,680, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of sports medicine professionals in Durham is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Durham

10th percentile
$35,785
25th percentile
$47,390
50th percentile
$53,162
75th percentile
$59,878
90th percentile
$66,303

Durham sports medicine professionals earn a median yearly salary of $53,162. The difference in pay between the sports medicine professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 85%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,785 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $66,303 per year.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Durham

Physical Therapy Assistant
$43,180
Sports Medicine
$60,780
Physical Therapy
$71,930
Physician Assistant
$77,190

On average sports medicine professional salaries in Durham are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sports Medicine schools in Durham

1

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

Sports Medicine Programs Offered In Durham

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Durham's sports medicine school offers one sports medicine degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Sports Medicine Degrees In Durham

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

Approximately 3 students completed sports medicine courses in 2010.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Durham, North Carolina

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