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Exercise Physiologists

Design fitness programs to improve a variety of aspects of patients' health.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$30.98 / hour    Read more about wages


Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  13.1%    Read more about outlook


Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Collect medical information from patients, family members, or other medical professionals.
  • Conduct research to increase knowledge about medical issues.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
  • Explain medical procedures or test results to patients or family members.
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Job Title Examples:

Clinical Exercise Specialist
Sports Physiologist

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