Austin, TX (population: 792,778) has one personal training school within its city limits. Allied Health Careers has a total student population of 371. It is the 4655th highest ranked school in the USA and the 249th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Personal Training students from Austin schools who go on to become personal trainers, personal skills trainers, trainers, PT trainers, 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 Austin-Round Rock area alone, there are 90 employed recreation and fitness studies teachers earning an average salary of $43,100. Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors in this area earn $38,290/yr and there are 1,940 employed.
Austin lies in Travis county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Austin-Round Rock area has 769,370 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $21.72/hr average worker wage, and a $45,180 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.516 out of every 1000 jobs in Austin are held by fitness trainers and aerobics instructors, and 0.120/1000 are held by recreation and fitness studies teachers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Allied Health Careers ends up costing a student $32,850/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Austin|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||14.6 miles|
|San Antonio||TX||1,402,013||34||23.3851||958||74.4 miles|
|College Station||TX||90,406||1||0.218495||0||88.2 miles|