Salary can be a strong indicator of overall career satisfaction.
After graduation, exercise physiology graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $85,192, while the bottom 20% make closer to $29,014. The median grad salary is $49,717.
Exercise Physiology graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in exercise physiology is $25,887, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $57,074.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
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