Sports Medicine Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The city of Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia, and the future trends. Academia in sports medicine includes sports medicine training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Sports Medicine
  • Masters degree in Sports Medicine
  • PhD degree in Sports Medicine


Statistics

Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Sports Medicine Employment

Philadelphia 4,920
Pennsylvania 16,370

Exactly 8,890 of Pennsylvania's 30,300 sports medicine professionals work in Philadelphia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of sports medicine professionals in Philadelphia has grown by 2%. Overall employment in Philadelphia has also increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Sports Medicine employment growth

24,070 25,160 25,030 27,240 30,300
8,730 9,240 8,770 8,360 8,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Sports Medicine VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$60,064 $66,214 $68,252 $66,594 $71,042
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, salaries for sports medicine professionals have increased. Philadelphia sports medicine professionals made $71,042 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for sports medicine professionals in Philadelphia was $60,064 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Philadelphia

10th percentile
$36,134
25th percentile
$45,302
50th percentile
$69,994
75th percentile
$94,686
90th percentile
$66,988

Philadelphia sports medicine professionals earn a median yearly salary of $69,994. The 10% of sports medicine professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,134 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 85% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Physical Therapy Assistant
$37,185
Physician Assistant
$63,320
Sports Medicine
$71,042
Physical Therapy
$73,380

On average sports medicine professionals in Philadelphia earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Philadelphia.

Educational Trends

Sports Medicine schools in Philadelphia

1

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

Sports Medicine Programs Offered In Philadelphia

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

Philadelphia's sports medicine schools offer 3 sports medicine degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Sports Medicine Degrees In Philadelphia

associate
0
bachelor
6
master
7
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total14

In 2010 approximately 14 students graduated from sports medicine courses.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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The number of sports medicine faculty, growth in the field of sports medicine academia and sports medicine faculty salaries in Philadelphia, 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, masters degree in sports medicine, and doctoral degree in sports medicine levels, 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 Philadelphia. Once you have submitted your information, you will be able to view a summary of some of the data we have collected so far.

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