Athletic Trainer

Code: 29-9091.00

Also known as: Assistant Athletic Trainer, Athletic Instructor, Athletic Trainer, Certified Athletic Trainer, Clinical Instructor, Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer, Head Athletic Trainer, Head Athletic Trainer/Strength Coach, Resident Athletic Trainer, Sports Medicine Coordinator

Description: In sports, recreation and day-to-day activities, preventive training is just as important as training. Athletic Trainers focus on preventative training as well as rehabilitation programs. They help to diagnose and treat bone and muscle injuries.Athletic Trainers typically have at least a Bachelor's degree as well as a license or certification. Some Trainers will also obtain a Master's degree so that they can further study human anatomy, nutrition and physiology.

Athletic Trainer

Typical wages

10% $32,980
25% $41,310
Median $49,860
75% $61,280
90% $75,810

Projected employment

Estimated Employment
(2019 year)
Projected Employment
(2029 year)
Percent Change +0 %
Projected Annual Job Openings 2,200