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Sports Medicine Schools In New Mexico

New Mexico has 2 accredited sports medicine schools where sports medicine faculty who teach sports medicine classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sports medicine in the state of New Mexico, which encompasses sports medicine training at the following levels:


  1. New Mexico State University-Main Campus

    2850 Weddell Street, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003-8001

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

New Mexico Vs. National Sports Medicine Employment

New Mexico 1,670
National 308,430

Of all of the sports medicine professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in New Mexico state.

Employment Growth for Sports medicine professionals In New Mexico

2,090 2,030 2,150 2,240 2,400
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In New Mexico, sports medicine is a growing field. 310 more sports medicine professionals were working in New Mexico in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of sports medicine professionals has grown by 15%. This growth is slower than the change in the number of sports medicine professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of sports medicine professionals has grown by 24% from 2006 to 2010.

Sports Medicine VS. All Professions salaries in New Mexico

$57,030 $66,320 $70,600 $72,176 $76,446
$40,511 $43,009 $44,801 $46,220 $46,794
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by sports medicine professionals is increasing in New Mexico. Sports medicine professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $57,030 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $76,446 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in New Mexico

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This represents a growth in salaries of 25%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In New Mexico state, within the field of sports medicine, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid sports medicine professionals earn 11% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in New Mexico

Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy Assistant
Physician Assistant
Sports Medicine

In New Mexico, 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 New Mexico


Most of these graduates, or 50%, earned a bachelor's degree in sports medicine.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in New Mexico

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