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Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

27-2021 Athletes and Sports Competitors



Compete in athletic events.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 25040$193,952.01/yr$67,045.87/yr$85,326.39/yr>$100/hr  


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Leisure and Hospitality260N/A
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Minnesota N/AN/A33.3%
Central Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 250>$100/hr41.0%


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Animal Trainers 320$16.45/hr15.5%
Nursing Assistants 25,440$19.53/hr3.6%
Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks 13,660$19.63/hr-6.6%


  • Maintain equipment used in a particular sport.
  • Assess performance following athletic competition, identifying strengths and weaknesses and making adjustments to improve future performance.
  • Attend scheduled practice or training sessions.
  • Exercise or practice under the direction of athletic trainers or professional coaches to develop skills, improve physical condition, or prepare for competitions.
  • Maintain optimum physical fitness levels by training regularly, following nutrition plans, or consulting with health professionals.
  • Receive instructions from coaches or other sports staff prior to events and discuss performance afterwards.
  • Participate in athletic events or competitive sports, according to established rules and regulations.
  • Lead teams by serving as captain.
  • Represent teams or professional sports clubs, performing such activities as meeting with members of the media, making speeches, or participating in charity events.
  • Lead teams by serving as captain.