How much does an Athletic Trainer make in the United States? The average Athletic Trainer salary in the United States is $46,402 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $42,371 and $52,217. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Athletic Trainer

Athletic Trainer treats and prevents athletic injuries by developing therapies to reduce pain and improve mobility under the direction of a physician. Assists in exercise instruction and demonstration, patient evaluation and testing. Being an Athletic Trainer may require a bachelor's degree of Athletic Training or Physical Therapy. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Additionally, Athletic Trainer typically requires certification as a Certified Athletic Trainer. Athletic Trainer's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Athletic Trainer: Administer Therapeutic Treatments, Athletic Training

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