Sports Medicine Schools
In Grand Junction, Colorado

The city of Grand Junction 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 Grand Junction, and the future trends. Academia in sports medicine includes sports medicine training at the sports medicine bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Grand Junction Vs. Colorado Sports Medicine Employment

Grand Junction 140
Colorado 4,750

Exactly 340 of Colorado's 8,170 sports medicine professionals work in Grand Junction. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of sports medicine professionals in Grand Junction has grown by 21%. As the employment for sports medicine professionals in Grand Junction has increased, overall employment in Grand Junction has also increased.

Grand Junction Vs. Colorado Sports Medicine employment growth

7,870 8,090 8,180 7,610 8,170
280 280 90 320 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Grand Junction

Sports Medicine VS. All professions salaries in Grand Junction

$117,300 $123,060 $69,000 $133,470 $107,977
$34,550 $36,550 $38,020 $39,630 $39,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine in Grand Junction
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Grand Junction

In Grand Junction, salaries for sports medicine professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $107,977 per year was earned by sports medicine professionals in Grand Junction. The average salary for sports medicine professionals in Grand Junction was $117,300 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of sports medicine professionals in Grand Junction is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Grand Junction

10th percentile
$42,367
25th percentile
$50,835
50th percentile
$60,395
75th percentile
$67,120
90th percentile
$73,840

Sports medicine professionals in Grand Junction earn a median salary of $60,395 per year. The difference in pay between the sports medicine professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 74%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,367 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $73,840 per year.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Grand Junction

Physical Therapy Assistant
$45,340
Physical Therapy
$67,880
Physician Assistant
$81,010
Sports Medicine
$107,977

Grand Junction 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 Grand Junction

1

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

Sports Medicine Programs Offered In Grand Junction

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Sports Medicine Degrees In Grand Junction

associate
0
bachelor
10
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total10

In 2010 approximately 10 students graduated from sports medicine courses.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Grand Junction, Colorado

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are currently gathering data for the number of sports medicine faculty in Grand Junction, growth in the field of sports medicine academia and sports medicine faculty salaries in Grand Junction. Your anonymous submission of information regarding your career and salary will help us create a valuable career planning database for the benefit of sports medicine faculty at the bachelors degree in sports medicine level in Grand Junction. A summary of the data collected thus far will be available to you once you have submitted your information.

Schools

Career Index

Your free online education database