Sports Medicine Schools
In Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

There is only one sports medicine school in Wilkes-Barre for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sports medicine academic community in Wilkes-Barre, and the future trends. Academia in sports medicine includes sports medicine training at the sports medicine bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Wilkes-Barre Vs. Pennsylvania Sports Medicine Employment

Wilkes-Barre 780
Pennsylvania 16,370

Exactly 1,300 of Pennsylvania's 30,300 sports medicine professionals work in Wilkes-Barre. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of sports medicine professionals in Wilkes-Barre has grown by 49%. Overall employment in Wilkes-Barre has also increased.

Wilkes-Barre Vs. Pennsylvania Sports Medicine employment growth

24,070 25,160 25,030 27,240 30,300
870 690 740 1,150 1,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Wilkes-Barre

Sports Medicine VS. All professions salaries in Wilkes-Barre

$61,145 $73,665 $74,988 $76,382 $76,220
$32,690 $34,240 $35,390 $36,210 $36,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine in Wilkes-Barre
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wilkes-Barre

In Wilkes-Barre, salaries for sports medicine professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $76,220 per year was earned by sports medicine professionals in Wilkes-Barre. Sports medicine professionals in Wilkes-Barre made a yearly average salary of $61,145, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Wilkes-Barre.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Wilkes-Barre

10th percentile
$45,082
25th percentile
$59,178
50th percentile
$73,274
75th percentile
$52,295
90th percentile
$59,798

Sports medicine professionals make a median salary of $73,274 per year in Wilkes-Barre. The difference in pay between the sports medicine professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 33%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $45,082 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $59,798 per year.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Wilkes-Barre

Physical Therapy Assistant
$33,530
Physical Therapy
$70,590
Physician Assistant
$70,930
Sports Medicine
$76,220

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

Educational Trends

Sports Medicine schools in Wilkes-Barre

1

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

Sports Medicine Programs Offered In Wilkes-Barre

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Sports Medicine Degrees In Wilkes-Barre

associate
0
bachelor
10
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total10

Approximately 10 students completed sports medicine courses in 2010.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

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