Sports Statistician Wanted

Oravec's sport analyzing center, Jeannette PA

Job Description

Statistics involves putting mathematics to scientific use in the form of data comparison, analysis, and presentation.

-part time

-odd hours, weekends and nights

-long hours in front of computers comparing game statistics

Requirements For the Job

-at least a master’s degree in mathematics or statistics

-master’s degree and Ph.D. in the same field.

-strong interpersonal skills in communicating to people unfamiliar with specific programs.

The Opportunities

-employment of statisticians are most likely growing in all fields especially sports

-part time jobs will be easier to find than full time jobs but they are still available

The Pay

-top 10% $117,000

-bottom 10% $39,000

-however since most jobs are part time average per game earnings are $50-$100