Sports Medicine Schools In Utah

Utah has 5 accredited sports medicine schools where sports medicine faculty who teach sports medicine classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of sports medicine and sports medicine training in Utah, which includes sports medicine training at the following levels:

  • Sports Medicine Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Sports Medicine
  • Masters degree in Sports Medicine


Schools

  1. Brigham Young University

    Main Campus, Provo, Utah 84602

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Southern Utah University

    351 West University Blvd, Cedar City, Utah 84720

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. University of Utah

    201 Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-9008

    124 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Weber State University

    3848 Harrison Blvd, Ogden, Utah 84408-1137

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Provo College_??_??_American Fork

    1262 S 820 E, American Fork, Utah 84003

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Utah Vs. National Sports Medicine Employment

Utah 2,440
National 308,430

Approximately 1% of the country's sports medicine professionals work in Utah state.

Employment Growth for Sports medicine professionals In Utah

3,240 3,740 3,910 4,070 4,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of sports medicine professionals is growing in Utah. In 2010 there were 1,640 more sports medicine professionals working in Utah than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of sports medicine has grown by 51% in Utah. This is faster than the trend for sports medicine professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of sports medicine professionals has grown by 24% between 2006 and 2010.

Sports Medicine VS. All Professions salaries in Utah

$76,975 $73,032 $72,010 $72,448 $75,934
$40,990 $43,308 $44,832 $45,796 $46,619
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of sports medicine professionals is growing, the salaries paid to sports medicine professionals are decreasing in Utah. Sports medicine professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $76,975 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $75,934 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Utah

10th percentile
$43,360
25th percentile
$56,008
50th percentile
$68,656
75th percentile
$75,522
90th percentile
$83,074

Thus, sports medicine professionals' salaries declined by 1% in 4 years. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. There is a 33% pay differential between the highest paid sports medicine professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of sports medicine in Utah.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Utah

Physical Therapy
$71,920
Physical Therapy Assistant
$29,470
Physician Assistant
$87,430
Sports Medicine
$48,848

Sports medicine professionals in Utah earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sports Medicine programs available for each degree type for all schools in Utah

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total6

67% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in sports medicine.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Utah

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