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Sports Medicine Schools
In Bakersfield, California

Sports Medicine faculty can choose to work at only one sports medicine school in Bakersfield. The trends in Bakersfield's sports medicine academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes sports medicine training at the sports medicine certificate level.


Professional Trends

Bakersfield Vs. California Sports Medicine Employment

Bakersfield 330
California 26,270

Exactly 550 of the 50,860 sports medicine professionals employed in California, work in Bakersfield. There has been a 21% decline in the number of sports medicine professionals in Bakersfield between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of sports medicine professionals in Bakersfield has decreased, overall employment in Bakersfield has increased.

Bakersfield Vs. California Sports Medicine employment growth

42,040 42,770 43,720 47,070 50,860
700 660 550 570 550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Bakersfield

Sports Medicine VS. All professions salaries in Bakersfield

$77,530 $87,568 $91,330 $110,190 $105,473
$36,700 $38,150 $40,210 $42,430 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine in Bakersfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bakersfield

As the number of sports medicine professionals in Bakersfield has shrunk, salaries for sports medicine professionals have increased. Bakersfield sports medicine professionals made $105,473 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for sports medicine professionals in Bakersfield was $77,530 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Bakersfield.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Bakersfield

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Bakersfield sports medicine professionals earn a median yearly salary of $48,880. The difference in pay between the sports medicine professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 53%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,263 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $67,885 per year.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Bakersfield

Physical Therapy Assistant
Physical Therapy
Physician Assistant
Sports Medicine

Bakersfield 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 Bakersfield


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

Sports Medicine Programs Offered In Bakersfield


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

Student Completed Sports Medicine Degrees In Bakersfield


In 2010 approximately 30 students graduated from sports medicine courses.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Bakersfield, California

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