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If you recently graduated from college and are having a hard time finding a job, you are not alone. Luckily enough, we set out to help graduates with an exercise physiology degree to find the perfect job. After looking through 3,520 exercise physiology major resumes and millions of job listings, we were able to find which are most preferred jobs by exercise physiology major graduates.

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Starting Salary
$30,000
Job openings
10,574
Top Locations:
Houston, TX;  Atlanta, GA;  New York, NY;  
Job Description:
Exercise physiologists develop fitness and exercise programs that help patients recover from chronic diseases and improve cardiovascular function, body composition, and flexibility.
Starting Salary
$47,000
Job openings
30,228
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Houston, TX;  Jacksonville, FL;  
Job Description:
Physical therapist assistants, sometimes called PTAs, and physical therapist aides work under the direction and supervision of physical therapists. They help patients who are recovering from injuries and illnesses regain movement and manage pain.
Starting Salary
$27,000
Job openings
55,893
Top Locations:
Houston, TX;  New York, NY;  San Antonio, TX;  
Job Description:
Medical laboratory technologists (commonly known as medical laboratory scientists) and medical laboratory technicians collect samples and perform tests to analyze body fluids, tissue, and other substances.
Starting Salary
$21,000
Job openings
14,749
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Washington, DC;  
Job Description:
Teacher assistants work under a teacher’s supervision to give students additional attention and instruction.
Starting Salary
$23,000
Job openings
17,312
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Houston, TX;  
Job Description:
Fitness trainers and instructors lead, instruct, and motivate individuals or groups in exercise activities, including cardiovascular exercises (exercises for the heart and blood circulation), strength training, and stretching. They work with people of all ages and skill levels.
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Starting Salary
$60,000
Job openings
32,730
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Philadelphia, PA;  
Job Description:
Physical therapists, sometimes called PTs, help injured or ill people improve their movement and manage their pain. These therapists are often an important part of the rehabilitation, treatment, and prevention of patients with chronic conditions, illnesses, or injuries.
Starting Salary
$29,000
Job openings
21,134
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Houston, TX;  
Job Description:
Athletic trainers specialize in preventing, diagnosing, and treating muscle and bone injuries and illnesses.
Starting Salary
$25,000
Job openings
20,663
Top Locations:
Greeley, CO;  New York, NY;  San Diego, CA;  
Job Description:
Exercise physiologists develop fitness and exercise programs that help patients recover from chronic diseases and improve cardiovascular function, body composition, and flexibility.
Starting Salary
$31,000
Job openings
35,432
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Washington, DC;  Chicago, IL;  
Job Description:
Social and human service assistants provide client services, including support for families, in a wide variety of fields, such as psychology, rehabilitation, and social work. They assist other workers, such as social workers, and they help clients find benefits or community services.
Starting Salary
$34,000
Job openings
55,689
Top Locations:
Houston, TX;  Baltimore, MD;  San Antonio, TX;  
Job Description:
Medical laboratory technologists (commonly known as medical laboratory scientists) and medical laboratory technicians collect samples and perform tests to analyze body fluids, tissue, and other substances.
Starting Salary
$32,000
Job openings
25,293
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Boston, MA;  Chicago, IL;  
Job Description:
A Research Assistant helps carry out a particular research agenda. They are generally found in the social science or laboratory setting.
Starting Salary
$27,000
Job openings
20,406
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Orlando, FL;  Houston, TX;  
Job Description:
Training and development specialists plan, conduct, and administer programs that train employees and improve their skills and knowledge.
Starting Salary
$30,000
Job openings
29,002
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Cincinnati, OH;  Bellevue, WA;  
Job Description:
Health educators teach people about behaviors that promote wellness. They develop and implement strategies to improve the health of individuals and communities. Community health workers collect data and discuss health concerns with members of specific populations or communities.
Starting Salary
$45,000
Job openings
19,918
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Houston, TX;  
Job Description:
Physical therapists, sometimes called PTs, help injured or ill people improve their movement and manage their pain. These therapists are often an important part of the rehabilitation, treatment, and prevention of patients with chronic conditions, illnesses, or injuries.
Starting Salary
$26,000
Job openings
15,788
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Los Angeles, CA;  
Job Description:
Fitness trainers and instructors lead, instruct, and motivate individuals or groups in exercise activities, including cardiovascular exercises (exercises for the heart and blood circulation), strength training, and stretching. They work with people of all ages and skill levels.
Starting Salary
$21,000
Job openings
36,281
Top Locations:
Houston, TX;  Washington, DC;  Cincinnati, OH;  
Job Description:
Fitness trainers and instructors lead, instruct, and motivate individuals or groups in exercise activities, including cardiovascular exercises (exercises for the heart and blood circulation), strength training, and stretching. They work with people of all ages and skill levels.
Starting Salary
$33,000
Job openings
9,725
Top Locations:
Houston, TX;  Atlanta, GA;  Chicago, IL;  
Starting Salary
$27,000
Job openings
7,056
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Charlotte, NC;  San Diego, CA;  
Job Description:
Coaches teach amateur or professional athletes the skills they need to succeed at their sport. Scouts look for new players and evaluate their skills and likelihood for success at the college, amateur, or professional level. Many coaches are also involved in scouting.
Starting Salary
$55,000
Job openings
96,357
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Houston, TX;  
Job Description:
Management analysts, often called management consultants, propose ways to improve the efficiency of an organization. They advise managers on how to make organizations more profitable through reduced costs and increased revenues.
Starting Salary
$24,000
Job openings
14,357
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Houston, TX;  Chicago, IL;  
Job Description:
Fitness trainers and instructors lead, instruct, and motivate individuals or groups in exercise activities, including cardiovascular exercises (exercises for the heart and blood circulation), strength training, and stretching. They work with people of all ages and skill levels.
Starting Salary
$31,000
Job openings
11,503
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Houston, TX;  
Job Description:
Kindergarten and elementary school teachers prepare younger students for future schooling by teaching them basic subjects such as math and reading.
Starting Salary
$60,000
Job openings
30,701
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  San Jose, CA;  
Job Description:
Occupational therapists treat injured, ill, or disabled patients through the therapeutic use of everyday activities. They help these patients develop, recover, and improve the skills needed for daily living and working.
Starting Salary
$29,000
Job openings
34,642
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Miami, FL;  San Antonio, TX;  
Job Description:
Physical therapist assistants, sometimes called PTAs, and physical therapist aides work under the direction and supervision of physical therapists. They help patients who are recovering from injuries and illnesses regain movement and manage pain.
Starting Salary
$85,000
Job openings
16,621
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Houston, TX;  Philadelphia, PA;  
Job Description:
Physician assistants, also known as PAs, practice medicine on teams with physicians, surgeons, and other healthcare workers. They examine, diagnose, and treat patients.
Starting Salary
$29,000
Job openings
32,204
Top Locations:
Boston, MA;  Coral Gables, FL;  Danvers, MA;  
Job Description:
Exercise physiologists develop fitness and exercise programs that help patients recover from chronic diseases and improve cardiovascular function, body composition, and flexibility.
Starting Salary
$55,000
Job openings
27,287
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Jacksonville, FL;  Las Vegas, NV;  
Job Description:
Diagnostic medical sonographers and cardiovascular technologists and technicians, including vascular technologists, operate special imaging equipment to create images or to conduct tests. The images and test results help physicians assess and diagnose medical conditions. Some technologists assist physicians and surgeons during surgical procedures.
Starting Salary
$71,000
Job openings
56,321
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Boca Raton, FL;  Houston, TX;  
Job Description:
Wholesale and manufacturing sales representatives sell goods for wholesalers or manufacturers to businesses, government agencies, and other organizations. They contact customers, explain product features, answer any questions that their customers may have, and negotiate prices.
Starting Salary
$46,000
Job openings
10,063
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Atlanta, GA;  
Job Description:
Compensation managers plan, develop, and oversee programs to determine how much an organization pays its employees and how employees are paid. Benefits managers plan, direct, and coordinate retirement plans, health insurance, and other benefits that an organization offers its employees.
Starting Salary
$27,000
Job openings
80,944
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Houston, TX;  San Antonio, TX;  
Job Description:
Medical assistants complete administrative and clinical tasks in the offices of physicians, hospitals, and other healthcare facilities. Their duties vary with the location, specialty, and size of the practice.
Starting Salary
$25,000
Job openings
21,641
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Boston, MA;  
Starting Salary
$21,000
Job openings
17,914
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Oshkosh, WI;  Norfolk, VA;  
Job Description:
Fitness trainers and instructors lead, instruct, and motivate individuals or groups in exercise activities, including cardiovascular exercises (exercises for the heart and blood circulation), strength training, and stretching. They work with people of all ages and skill levels.
Starting Salary
$25,000
Job openings
7,344
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Phoenix, AZ;  
Job Description:
Coaches teach amateur or professional athletes the skills they need to succeed at their sport. Scouts look for new players and evaluate their skills and likelihood for success at the college, amateur, or professional level. Many coaches are also involved in scouting.
Starting Salary
$22,000
Job openings
24,085
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Washington, DC;  Chicago, IL;  
Job Description:
Software developers are the creative minds behind computer programs. Some develop the applications that allow people to do specific tasks on a computer or another device. Others develop the underlying systems that run the devices or that control networks.
Starting Salary
$25,000
Job openings
31,612
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Los Angeles, CA;  Philadelphia, PA;  
Job Description:
Physical therapist assistants, sometimes called PTAs, and physical therapist aides work under the direction and supervision of physical therapists. They help patients who are recovering from injuries and illnesses regain movement and manage pain.
Starting Salary
$24,000
Job openings
10,727
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Indianapolis, IN;  Nashville, TN;  
Starting Salary
$21,000
Job openings
30,257
Top Locations:
Baltimore, MD;  Indianapolis, IN;  Grand Rapids, MI;  
Starting Salary
$37,000
Job openings
91,613
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Atlanta, GA;  
Job Description:
Account Executives are responsible for looking after the company's client as well as keeping the company-client relationships at a high standard. Their goal is to increase the amount of business a company does with those clients.
Starting Salary
$64,000
Job openings
28,533
Top Locations:
Austin, TX;  Atlanta, GA;  Charlotte, NC;  
Job Description:
Diagnostic medical sonographers and cardiovascular technologists and technicians, including vascular technologists, operate special imaging equipment to create images or to conduct tests. The images and test results help physicians assess and diagnose medical conditions. Some technologists assist physicians and surgeons during surgical procedures.
Starting Salary
$44,000
Job openings
38,220
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Washington, DC;  Chicago, IL;  
Job Description:
Market research analysts study market conditions to examine potential sales of a product or service. They help companies understand what products people want, who will buy them, and at what price.
Starting Salary
$32,000
Job openings
26,612
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Los Angeles, CA;  Chicago, IL;  
Job Description:
Health educators teach people about behaviors that promote wellness. They develop and implement strategies to improve the health of individuals and communities. Community health workers collect data and discuss health concerns with members of specific populations or communities.
Starting Salary
$53,000
Job openings
48,734
Top Locations:
Houston, TX;  Plano, TX;  Omaha, NE;  
Job Description:
Computer systems analysts study an organization’s current computer systems and procedures and design information systems solutions to help the organization operate more efficiently and effectively. They bring business and information technology (IT) together by understanding the needs and limitations of both.
Starting Salary
$33,000
Job openings
11,062
Top Locations:
Hanover, IN;  Lincolnshire, IL;  Athens, GA;  
Job Description:
Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers—often called heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) technicians—work on heating, ventilation, cooling, and refrigeration systems that control the temperature and air quality in buildings.
Starting Salary
$34,000
Job openings
34,029
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Houston, TX;  
Job Description:
Postsecondary teachers instruct students in a wide variety of academic and career and technical subjects beyond the high school level. They also conduct research and publish scholarly papers and books.
Starting Salary
$22,000
Job openings
62,940
Top Locations:
Saint Louis, MO;  Dallas, TX;  New York, NY;  
Job Description:
Psychiatric technicians and aides care for people who have mental illness and developmental disabilities. Technicians typically provide therapeutic care and monitor their patients’ conditions. Aides help patients in their daily activities and ensure a safe, clean environment.
Starting Salary
$11,000
Job openings
34,136
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Washington, DC;  Boston, MA;  
Job Description:
Market research analysts study market conditions to examine potential sales of a product or service. They help companies understand what products people want, who will buy them, and at what price.
Starting Salary
$25,000
Job openings
13,087
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Greenville, NC;  Houston, TX;  
Job Description:
Fitness trainers and instructors lead, instruct, and motivate individuals or groups in exercise activities, including cardiovascular exercises (exercises for the heart and blood circulation), strength training, and stretching. They work with people of all ages and skill levels.
Starting Salary
$28,000
Job openings
37,121
Top Locations:
Atlanta, GA;  Athens, GA;  Cincinnati, OH;  
Job Description:
Athletic trainers specialize in preventing, diagnosing, and treating muscle and bone injuries and illnesses.
Starting Salary
$31,000
Job openings
159,288
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Houston, TX;  Chicago, IL;  
Job Description:
Wholesale and manufacturing sales representatives sell goods for wholesalers or manufacturers to businesses, government agencies, and other organizations. They contact customers, explain product features, answer any questions that their customers may have, and negotiate prices.
Starting Salary
$27,000
Job openings
227
Top Locations:
San Antonio, TX;  Bethesda, MD;  Houston, TX;  
Starting Salary
$25,000
Job openings
18,201
Top Locations:
New York, NY;  Chicago, IL;  Austin, TX;  
Job Description:
Fitness trainers and instructors lead, instruct, and motivate individuals or groups in exercise activities, including cardiovascular exercises (exercises for the heart and blood circulation), strength training, and stretching. They work with people of all ages and skill levels.

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