Export, PA has fourteen sports schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Duquesne University, the highest ranked school in this group with a sports program, has a total student population of 10,294. It is the 166th highest ranked school in the USA and the 12th highest in the state of Pennsylvania (#1 is University of Pennsylvania).
Sports students from Export schools who go on to become professional athletes, athletes, coaches, sports professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,620 people working as athletes and sports competitors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $80,950. Also, Umpires, referees, and other sports officials make on average $28,490 per year and there are about 14,860 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Pittsburgh area alone, there are 60 employed umpires, referees, and other sports officials earning an average salary of $*. Athletes and sports competitors in this area earn $66,680/yr and there are 380 employed.
Export lies in Westmoreland county, which is one of the 32 counties in Pennsylvania. Overall, the Pittsburgh area has 1,114,880 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.5% unemployment rate, $19.93/hr average worker wage, and a $41,450 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.337 out of every 1000 jobs in Export are held by athletes and sports competitors, and 0.051/1000 are held by umpires, referees, and other sports officials.
Of the 14 sports schools with a 100-mile radius of Export, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Duquesne University comes out as the most expensive ($23,116/yr) for sports students, with Butler County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,342/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Export|
|New Wilmington||PA||-||1||66.0236||69||61.2 miles|
|Bel Air||MD||-||2||17.834||59||70.9 miles|
|Saint Clairsville||OH||-||2||11.9339||47||71.2 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||95.9 miles|
|State College||PA||-||2||29.8064||24||96.3 miles|
|North Canton||OH||-||2||20.0373||113||98.5 miles|