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Sports Medicine Schools
In Athens, West Virginia

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


Professional Trends

Athens Vs. West Virginia Sports Medicine Employment

Athens 240
West Virginia 1,820

Exactly 370 of the 3,140 sports medicine professionals employed in West Virginia, work in Athens. The number of sports medicine professionals in Athens has shrunk by 41% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Athens has increased.

Athens Vs. West Virginia Sports Medicine employment growth

3,170 3,310 2,930 3,150 3,140
630 660 370 No data 370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Sports Medicine VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$74,518 $81,835 $86,205 No data $72,738
$29,770 $30,540 $31,560 No data $33,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

Salaries for sports medicine professionals in Athens have decreased. In 2010 sports medicine professionals in Athens reportedly earned an average salary of $72,738 per year. The average salary for sports medicine professionals in Athens was $74,518 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Athens

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

Athens sports medicine professionals earn a median yearly salary of $70,142. The 10% of sports medicine professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,502 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $64,713 per year.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Athens

Physical Therapy Assistant
Physical Therapy
Sports Medicine
Physician Assistant

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

Educational Trends

Sports Medicine schools in Athens


Many of Athens' sports medicine professionals are graduates of the only accredited sports medicine school in the city.

Sports Medicine Programs Offered In Athens


Athens' sports medicine school offers one sports medicine degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Sports Medicine Degrees In Athens


Approximately 8 students graduated from sports medicine courses in 2010.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Athens, West Virginia

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