Sports Medicine

Careers

Athletic Training

  • Evaluate and advise individuals to assist recovery from or avoid athletic-related injuries or illness, or maintain peak physical fitness. May provide first aid or emergency care.
  • Bachelor degree
  • $40,000 per year

Sports Medicine Physician

  • Diagnose, treat, and help prevent injuries that occur during sporting events, athletic training, and physical activities.
  • Doctorate degree
  • $187,200 per year

Fitness Trainer

  • Instruct or coach groups or individuals in exercise activities. Demonstrate techniques and form, observe participants, and explain to them corrective measures necessary to improve their skills.
  • Certified in fitness
  • $31,720 per year