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How much does an Athlete make in Mississippi?

Average Athlete Yearly Salary in Mississippi

Athletes earn a median salary of $31,780 per year. Salaries typically start from $18,880 and go up to $62,170.

Learn more about the Athlete job market for salaries of real jobs in your area. Alternatively, see what Athletes earn in other states.

How to Become an Athlete

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
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Athlete Earnings by Seniority

Top End Athlete Earnings

The highest earning Athletes in Mississippi earn:

N/A an hour $62,170
per year
Senior Athlete Earnings

Senior Athletes in Mississippi earn:

N/A an hour $46,610
per year
Experienced Athlete Earnings

Experienced Athletes in Mississippi earn:

N/A an hour $31,780
per year
Junior Athlete Earnings

Junior Athletes in Mississippi earn:

N/A an hour $24,960
per year
Starting Athlete Earnings

Starting Athletes in Mississippi earn:

N/A an hour $18,880
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Athlete salary comparison

Athletes earn less than 67% percent of Sports & Fitness careers in Mississippi. Athlete salaries are in the bottom 63% of all careers in Mississippi.

Fitness and Wellness Coordinator Salary in Mississippi $85k
Physical Education Teacher Salary in Mississippi $59k
Athletic Trainer Salary in Mississippi $44k
Sports Scout Salary in Mississippi $39k
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Mississippi $35k
Athlete Salary $34k
Fitness Trainer Salary in Mississippi $25k
Sports Writer Salary in Mississippi $19k

Historical salary for Athletes in Mississippi

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become an Athlete

Interested in becoming an Athlete? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good athlete? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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