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Athletic Trainers

Work to help people avoid or recover from sports-related injuries.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$54,739 / year    Read more about wages


Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  18.8%    Read more about outlook


Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Apply bandages, dressings, or splints.
  • Treat patients using alternative medical procedures.
  • Treat patients using physical therapy techniques.
  • Maintain medical facility records.
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Job Title Examples:

Athletic Instructor
Certified Athletic Trainer
Clinical Instructor

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