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Athletes and Sports Competitors in New York

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$66,710 Median Salary
  • Athletes and Sports Competitors in New York earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Athletes and Sports Competitors Work in New York?

300 people worked as Athletes and Sports Competitors in 2018 in this state.

There were 330 Athletes and Sports Competitors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 30 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Athletes and Sports Competitors in NY Employment Trend

The typical state has 275 Athletes and Sports Competitors working in it, which means New York has more Athletes and Sports Competitors than average.

Athletes and Sports Competitors in NY vs. the Average State

What do Athletes and Sports Competitors Make in New York?

In 2018 wages for Athletes and Sports Competitors ranged from $23,800 to $208,000 with $66,710 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in New York is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Athletes and Sports Competitors Earnings: NY vs. National Average

Top New York Metros for Athletes and Sports Competitors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Athletes and Sports Competitors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 320 $72,010

Top States for Athletes and Sports Competitors Employment

View the list below to see where most Athletes and Sports Competitors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Florida 1,320 $47,580
California 1,060 $89,050
Pennsylvania 800 $35,810
Arizona 580 $0
Missouri 550 $44,430
Illinois 540 $0
Indiana 520 $0
Colorado 370 $192,940
Massachusetts 340 $48,030
Texas 310 $80,200
Tennessee 310 $0
New York 300 $66,710
Georgia 290 $30,760
North Carolina 290 $0
Connecticut 280 $67,880
Oklahoma 270 $0
Maryland 230 $38,000
Louisiana 230 $0
South Carolina 220 $30,470
Utah 180 $48,690

Below are the states where Athletes and Sports Competitors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Colorado $192,940
California $89,050
Texas $80,200
Nevada $70,810
Connecticut $67,880
New York $66,710
New Jersey $60,060
Washington $57,060
Rhode Island $56,870
Utah $48,690

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Occupation NY Employment Total
Coaches and Scouts 10,320
Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials 890

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