Sailing athlete - Salary and Career
Professional Athletes

Sailing athlete - Career description, activities, functions and salary

They take part as professionals in sports competitions and competitions. Participate, individually or collectively, in sports competitions, on a professional basis.

How much does an Sailing athlete earn

A Sailing athlete earns between $1.076 and $26.565 per month, with an average monthly salary of $6.145 and a median salary of $1.500 according to an Averwage.com salary survey along with to data of professionals hired and fired by companies in the labor market.

Our research is based on the salaries of 1.397 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).


Salary ranges for the Sailing athlete

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 6.145 73.744 1.536 31
1º Quartile 1.076 12.917 269 5
Median Salary 1.500 18.000 375 8
3º Quartile 20.260 243.116 5.065 101
Higher Salary 26.565 318.781 6.641 133


Professional job categories

  • Middle level technicians
    • medium-level technicians in cultural, communications and sports services
      • athletes, sportsmen
        • professional athletes

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Main workplaces

Professional Athletes professionals work in clubs, sports associations, academies, public administration bodies dedicated to sports, teaching, etc. There are no common rules for all types of sport. In order to become professional, they follow specific rules of the sports associations to which they are linked, building, therefore, different trajectories, based on different combinations between time spent in the sport, participation in games and events, awards, etc. Most work as self-employed, at irregular hours. In some activities, some professionals may be subjected to special working conditions, such as psychological pressure, intense noise and high temperatures, as well as staying in uncomfortable positions for long periods.


What does it take to work in the field of Professional Athletes

Formal schooling is not a precondition for the exercise of this family's occupations. The practical training of professional athletes can take place either through training and exercises performed individually and/or collectively, in general, under the supervision of coaches or technicians, or through participation in tests, competitions, games and contests.


Functions and activities of Sailing athlete

Professional Athletes must:

  • knowing sports rules and regulations;
  • set career goals and objectives in the modality;
  • preparing psychologically for competition;
  • update technical readiness;
  • prepare physicist for competition;
  • develop strategies and tactics for the competition;
  • update the technical preparation;
  • prepare psychologically for competitions;
  • demonstrate personal skills;
  • prepare your physique for competitions;
  • setting career goals and objectives in sport;
  • define career goals and objectives in the modality;
  • maintain nutritional preparation;
  • prepare the physicist for competition;
  • prepare psychologically for competitions;
  • prepare the physicist for competitions;
  • set career goals and objectives in the sport;
  • participate in official sports competition;
  • develop strategies and tactics for competition;
  • setting career goals and objectives in the sport;
  • set goals and career objectives in the sport;
  • prepare physicist for competitions;
  • participate in official sports competitions;
  • prepare psychologically for competition;
  • prepare psychologically for competition;
  • preparing psychologically for competition;
  • define career goals and objectives in the modality;
  • prepare the physique for competitions;
  • participate in official sport competitions;
  • know the rules and regulations of sport;
  • knowing the rules and regulations of sport;
  • prepare yourself psychologically for competitions;
  • update technical preparation;

  • Activities

    • set the target competitions;
    • knowing the sport score;
    • exploit your opponent's weaknesses;
    • periodize training;
    • analyze the opposing animal;
    • train concentration;
    • simulate plays in training;
    • have grit;
    • analyze opponent behavior;
    • practice the technical fundamentals of the sport;
    • evaluate the type of lane and track of the racetrack;
    • master the portuguese language;
    • practice flexibility training;
    • have the ability to deal with defeat;
    • practice reflex training;
    • be ethical;
    • set target competitions;
    • setting target competitions;
    • practice sport-specific physical training;
    • respect coach, referees and athletes;
    • practice specific physical training of the modality;
    • analyze the natural obstacles of the competition site;
    • maintain self-confidence;
    • seek incentives and sponsorships;
    • register in a timely manner;
    • maintain emotional balance;
    • adapt to the lifestyle required by the profession;
    • develop the specific means for executing the strategy;
    • send implement for gauging;
    • evaluate the type of lane and racetrack track;
    • participate in courses and lectures in the sport;
    • participating in technical conferences of the sport;
    • be disciplined;
    • control weight;
    • submit physical and medical evaluation;
    • prepare yourself psychologically for competitions;
    • follow the nutritional program established by the nutritionist;
    • follow a physical preparation program with professional guidance;
    • follow the updated technical instructions;
    • have a leadership spirit;
    • drive the animal;
    • submit to the official weigh-in;
    • prepare the animal for competition;
    • know the competition venue;
    • avoid the ingestion of substances harmful to sports practice;
    • know the competition regulations;
    • submit yourself to the follow-up of a sports psychologist;
    • train regularly;
    • entry in a timely manner;
    • training concentration;
    • submit psychological assessment;
    • consult a nutritionist;
    • know the type of flooring at the competition venue;
    • follow the schedules predetermined by the organizing committee;
    • replenish fluid during and after training and competition;
    • be sociable;
    • have courage;
    • know the penalties of the sport;
    • work as a team;
    • maintain a good relationship with the media;
    • use specific implements of the modality;
    • submit psychological evaluation;
    • prepare automobile equipment for competition;
    • participate in exchange programs;
    • practice sport specific physical training;
    • train memorization;
    • define your own competition style;
    • simulate game and competition situations;
    • use the appropriate material for the sport;
    • participate in unofficial tournaments and competitions;
    • follow high-level sporting events;
    • update yourself periodically;
    • submit specific tests to identify deficiencies in minerals and vitamins;
    • plan training schedule;
    • make decisions;
    • training relaxation;
    • set results goals for short, medium and long term;
    • know the type of floor of the competition venue;
    • technically analyze the opponent;
    • sign up in a timely manner;
    • be dedicated;
    • practice agility training;
    • training regularly;
    • analyze the competition calendar of the modality;
    • using the rules;
    • explore the best positioning for performance within the competition area;
    • plan a training schedule;
    • use sports equipment appropriate to the characteristics of the competition venue;
    • practicing muscular endurance exercises;
    • correct technical deficiencies;
    • practice speed training;
    • periodize training;
    • analyze the physical and climatic conditions of the competition venue;
    • be determined;
    • participate in social programs;
    • practice strength training;
    • submit to the official weigh-in;
    • training under psychological pressure;
    • knowing the penalties of the sport;
    • practicing muscular resistance exercises;
    • train visualization;
    • practice blast training;
    • respect the rules;
    • have humility;
    • be affiliated with the entities responsible for the sport (cf., feder., associations.);
    • develop specific means to execute the strategy;
    • diagnose technical deficiencies;
    • submit to specific tests to identify deficiencies in minerals and vitamins;
    • have a spirit of leadership;
    • maintain self-esteem;
    • have perseverance;
    • prepare yourself to react to adverse situations;
    • train relaxation;
    • use the appropriate sporting material to the characteristics of the competition venue;
    • practice reflex training;
    • be affiliated with the entities responsible for the sport (conf., feder., associations.);
    • analyze opponent's behavior;
    • be serious;
    • undo opponent's strengths;
    • training breathing;


    Sectors that hire Sailing athlete the most in the job market

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    • portals, content providers and other information services on the internet
    • associative activities
    • other sports activities
    • physical conditioning activities
    • sports education




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