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Sports Medicine Schools
In Akron, Ohio

In Akron, there is only one sports medicine school where sports medicine faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of sports medicine and sports medicine education in Akron, which includes sports medicine training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Sports Medicine Employment

Akron 650
Ohio 13,670

Exactly 2,370 of the 26,620 sports medicine professionals employed in Ohio, work in Akron. Between 2006 and 2010, in Akron, there has been a 24% growth in the number of sports medicine professionals. As the number of sports medicine professionals in Akron has increased, overall employment in Akron has also increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Sports Medicine employment growth

22,740 22,450 25,080 26,630 26,620
1,910 1,840 1,880 2,170 2,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Sports Medicine VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$66,060 $72,536 $87,028 $76,138 $74,182
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

As the number of sports medicine professionals in Akron has grown, salaries for sports medicine professionals have also increased. In 2010 Akron sports medicine professionals earned an average yearly salary of $74,182. The average salary for sports medicine professionals in Akron was $66,060 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of sports medicine professionals in Akron is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Akron

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Akron sports medicine professionals earn a median yearly salary of $50,272. The 10% of sports medicine professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,032 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $62,772 per year.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Akron

Physical Therapy Assistant
Sports Medicine
Physician Assistant
Physical Therapy

Akron 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 Akron


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

Sports Medicine Programs Offered In Akron


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

Student Completed Sports Medicine Degrees In Akron


In 2010 approximately 12 students completed sports medicine courses.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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