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Sports Medicine Schools In Louisiana

Sports Medicine classes faculty can choose to work at one of 5 accredited sports medicine schools in Louisiana. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sports medicine in the state of Louisiana, which encompasses sports medicine training at the sports medicine bachelors degree level.


  1. Louisiana College

    1140 College Dr, Pineville, Louisiana 71359

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  2. McNeese State University

    4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605

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  3. Nicholls State University

    University Station La Hwy 1, Thibodaux, Louisiana 70310

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  4. Southeastern Louisiana University

    548 Western Ave., Hammond, Louisiana 70402

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  5. University of Louisiana at Lafayette

    104 University Circle, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

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Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Sports Medicine Employment

Louisiana 4,340
National 308,430

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

Employment Growth for Sports medicine professionals In Louisiana

6,510 7,060 7,500 7,900 7,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Sports Medicine is a growing field in Louisiana. There were 1,070 more sports medicine professionals working in Louisiana in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Louisiana, this field has grown by 16% in four years. This growth is slower than the national trend for sports medicine professionals which shows a 24% increase in the number of sports medicine professionals working around the nation.

Sports Medicine VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$64,052 $70,254 $64,430 $72,198 $73,780
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Louisiana, as the number of sports medicine professionals is growing, the salaries earned by sports medicine professionals are increasing. In 2006 sports medicine professionals made a mean salary of $64,052 per year, and in 2010 they made $73,780 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in Louisiana

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This represents a 13% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 26% 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 Louisiana.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy Assistant
Physician Assistant
Sports Medicine

In Louisiana, sports medicine professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


A majority of these graduates, or 100%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in sports medicine.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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