San Antonio, TX (population: 1,402,013) has five fitness schools within its city limits. St Marys University, the highest ranked school in the city with a fitness program, has a total student population of 3,893. It is the 405th highest ranked school in the USA and the 12th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Fitness students from San Antonio schools who go on to become fitness professionals, sports trainers, fitness trainers, fitness instructors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 228,170 people working as fitness trainers and aerobics instructors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $35,340. Also, Recreation and fitness studies teachers make on average $60,580 per year and there are about 16,850 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the San Antonio area alone, there are 80 employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average salary of $41,600. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this area earn $28,380/yr and there are ** employed.
San Antonio lies in Bexar county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the San Antonio area has 837,030 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $18.25/hr average worker wage, and a $37,970 average annual salary. Thus, about ** out of every 1000 jobs in San Antonio are held by fitness trainers and aerobics instructors, and 0.096/1000 are held by recreation and fitness studies teachers.
Of the 5 fitness schools in San Antonio, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of the Incarnate Word comes out as the most expensive ($17,358/yr) for fitness students, with Northwest Vista College as the lowest, reported at only $3,970/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from San Antonio|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||83.3 miles|