5 job roles in sport that you might not have considered before

Meg Timbrell
Meg Timbrell
Content & Social Media Manager
1 min read

Do you love sports but don't necessarily want to be an athlete? There are a variety of sports that you can turn into a lucrative career, whether that's becoming an agent for a professional tennis player, working in Esports, or wanting to combine science and sports together, one of these 5 job roles might just be the one for you. Keep reading to find out.

Sports agent

Sports agents negotiate contracts for their clients - normally professional sportspeople.

Salary: £30k - £200k

Hours: 37 - 50 per week

For the full job role description, click here.

Esports analyst

Esports analysts use data from Esports games or events to help players improve or to inform commentary.

Salary: £5k - £40k

Hours: 37 - 45 per week

For the full job role description, click here.

Sports physiotherapist

Sports physiotherapists diagnose and treat sports injuries.

Salary: £24k - £45k

Hours: 38 - 40 per week

For the full job role description, click here.

Sports scientist

Sports scientists use knowledge of how the body works to help people improve their health or sporting ability.

Salary: £18k - £60k

Hours: 37 - 39 per week

For the full job role description, click here.

Esports team owner/manager

Esports team owners/managers set up and run commercial Esports teams.

Salary: £20k - £50k

Hours: 37 - 60 per week

For the full job role description, click here.

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