Career Outlook for Athletes and Sports Competitors

Also known as:  All Terrain Vehicle Racer, Athlete, Auto Racer, Baseball Pitcher, Baseball Player, Basketball Player, Bicycle Racer, Bicyclist, Billiard Player, Bowler
The overall job outlook for Athletes or Sports Competitor careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 3.27 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of -0.54 percent per year. Demand for Athletes and Sports Competitors is expected to go up, with an expected 5,750 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 5.68 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Athletes and Sports Competitors in the following states
Florida 2,150
Pennsylvania 1,000
Texas 680
Maryland 670
North Carolina 630
California 620
Michigan 530
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Athletes and Sports Competitors
Arkansas 30
South Carolina 40
Oklahoma 50
Mississippi 50
New Hampshire 60
Kentucky 60
Iowa 70