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Athletic Trainer Salary

$51,558 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Athletic Trainer is $51,558 a year and $25 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Athletic Trainer is between $37,974 and $62,889. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Athletic Trainer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Instructs and guides professional and amateur athletes.
  • Assesses physical condition and gives advice and assists with treatments for professional and amateur athletes to maintain maximum physical fitness for participation in athletic competition.
  • Prescribes routine and corrective exercises to strengthen muscles.
  • Recommends special diets to build up health and promote weight management for athletes.
Athletic Trainer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Athletic Trainers

Job family population: 25,010

Estimated population of Athletic Trainer jobs: 23,257

Rate of error: 2.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Athletic Trainer Job Listings for United States

Athletic Trainer
Apr 30
Coon Rapids, MN, USA
Allina Health
Athletic Trainers, work as part of the care team assisting to provide and coordinate care for the patients across the continuum with Allina Health orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine physicians and ...
Athletic Trainer (Stretching Professional)
Apr 24
Laguna Niguel, CA, USA
Stretch Ln LLC
StretchLab is seeking athletic trainers, personal trainers, massage therapists, and dance/yoga/pilates Instructors to join our team. This is an amazing opportunity to gain experience in a new ...
Certified Personal Trainer CSCS
May 31
Lafayette, CA, USA
Absolute Center
Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist or Athletic Trainer * Related Exercise Science, Sports Med, PE or Kinesiology degree * Rehab/SCI experience a plus * Current CPR Responsibilities include
Personal Trainer
Jun 16
Goleta, United States
Goleta Valley Athletic Club
We are looking for experienced Personal Trainers to join our team. We have a large existing ... The Goleta Valley Athletic Club (GVAC) is a privately owned, full service athletic club located in ...
Personal Trainer
Apr 25
Portland, OR, USA
Lloyd Athletic Corp
We are seeking a Personal Trainers to join our team! We have positions for Full-Time and Part-Time Employees as well as Independent Contractors who pay rent (not percentages). The ideal candidates ...
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