$44k $44k
13k 13k
5.6% 5.6%
4.2/5 4.2/5
None No Education

How much does an Athlete make in Ohio?

Average Athlete Yearly Salary in Ohio

Athletes earn a median salary of $40,720 per year.

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

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Employment Type Mix

64%
Full-Time
36%
Part-Time

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Athlete demographics

Salary Satisfaction

3.1
SCORE
166
RATINGS
Athletes average a score of 3.1 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Athletes in the 60th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Athlete satisfaction

How to Become an Athlete

Think you might be 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!

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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

Senior Athlete Earnings

Senior Athletes in Ohio earn:

N/A an hour $89,760
per year
Experienced Athlete Earnings

Experienced Athletes in Ohio earn:

N/A an hour $40,720
per year
Junior Athlete Earnings

Junior Athletes in Ohio earn:

N/A an hour $19,350
per year
Starting Athlete Earnings

Starting Athletes in Ohio earn:

N/A an hour $17,720
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Athlete salary comparison

Athletes earn more than 50% percent of Sports & Fitness careers in Ohio. Athlete salaries are in the bottom 52% of all careers in Ohio.

Fitness and Wellness Coordinator Salary in Ohio $72k
Physical Education Teacher Salary in Ohio $59k
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Ohio $52k
Athletic Trainer Salary in Ohio $44k
Athlete Salary $40k
Sports Writer Salary in Ohio $28k
Sports Scout Salary in Ohio $25k
Fitness Trainer Salary in Ohio $21k
Sports Referee Salary in Ohio $19k
Source:

Historical salary for Athletes in Ohio

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

Should I be an Athlete?

Think you might be 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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