Professional Athlete

By:Bailey childress (NASCAR driver)

Daily Actives preformed in this career

  • Develop and maintain a team
  • Coach others
  • Teach others
  • Think creatively
  • Handle and move objects

Working Conditions

  • Sometimes make on the spot decisions
  • Repeat the same physical activity
  • Sometimes wear uniforms

Yearly Pay 250,000 to 750,000

Preparation or training needed

  • Stay in physical shape
  • Be talented
  • Put in years of pratice

Skills needed

  • Have a high school diploma
  • Be talented
  • Put in years of work
  • Stay in physical shape
  • Be a team leader

Recommended core classes

  • Fitness instructing
  • Recreation and Lussier studies
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series - Full Race - 2014 Geico 500 at Talladega