Professional Athletes, Team Sports

Professional athletes play for teams that compete against one another to win titles, championships, and series; team members are paid salaries and bonuses for their work. Team sports include football, basketball, hockey, baseball, and soccer.


Quick Facts
Duties Play for teams that compete against one another to win titles, championships, and series
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range Below $25,000 to $100,000+
Employment Prospects Fair
Advancement Prospects Fair
Work Environment Indoors/Outdoors
Best Geographical Location(s) Any geographic location
Education and Training
  • High School Diploma
Related School Subjects
  • Business
  • Health
  • Physical Education
Experience Extensive amateur experience required
Skills
  • Coaching/Physical Training
  • Interpersonal
Personality Traits
  • Athletic
  • Conventional
  • Hands On
Licensure/Certification None
Special Requirements None
Career Ladder
  • Coach, or Scout, or Broadcaster, or Agent
  • Star Athlete
  • Professional Athlete
  • Amateur Athlete

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