Athletes, Coaches, Umpires, And Related Workers
Athletes and sports competitors compete in organized, officiated sports events to entertain spectators. Education and training requirements for athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers vary greatly by the level and type of sport. Regardless of the sport or occupation, jobs require immense overall knowledge of the game, usually acquired through years of experience at lower levels. Employment of athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers is expected to increase faster than the average for all occupations through the year 2014.