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

How much does an Athlete make in Texas?

Average Athlete Yearly Salary in Texas

Athletes earn a median salary of $53,080 per year.

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

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Employment Type Mix

68%
Full-Time
32%
Part-Time

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Athlete demographics

Salary Satisfaction

3.1
SCORE
213
RATINGS
Athletes average a score of 3.1 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Athletes in the 54th 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
  3. Get Hired
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Athlete Earnings by Seniority

Experienced Athlete Earnings

Experienced Athletes in Texas earn:

N/A an hour $53,080
per year
Junior Athlete Earnings

Junior Athletes in Texas earn:

N/A an hour $41,380
per year
Starting Athlete Earnings

Starting Athletes in Texas earn:

N/A an hour $32,150
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Athlete salary comparison

Athletes earn more than 70% percent of Sports & Fitness careers in Texas. Athlete salaries are in the top 60% of all careers in Texas.

Fitness and Wellness Coordinator Salary in Texas $77k
Physical Education Teacher Salary in Texas $59k
Athlete Salary $57k
Athletic Trainer Salary in Texas $52k
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Texas $44k
Fitness Trainer Salary in Texas $41k
Sports Scout Salary in Texas $35k
Sports Referee Salary in Texas $30k
Sports Writer Salary in Texas $21k
Source:

Historical salary for Athletes in Texas

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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