Athletic Trainers

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Occupation Description

Athletic trainers assess and advise patients to help recover from or avoid athletic-related injuries or infections in order to preserve peak physical fitness. They can deliver first aid or emergency attention.

Estimated Income

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Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

20780

Job Openings By 2020

11900

Growth Rate

30%

Required Education

Bachelor's degree
Specific Programs:
Bachelor of Science Athletic Training
Bachelors in Physical Therapy and Athletic Training

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth