2017 Athletic Trainers
Median Pay: US$44,670
Entry Level: Bachelor's degree
Summary
Athletic trainers specialize in preventing, diagnosing, and treating muscle and bone injuries and illnesses.
Duties

Athletic trainers typically do the following:

  • Apply protective or injury-preventive devices, such as tape, bandages, and braces
  • Recognize and evaluate injuries
  • Provide first aid or emergency care
  • Develop and carry out rehabilitation programs for injured athletes
  • Plan and implement comprehensive programs to prevent injury and illness among athletes
  • Perform administrative tasks, such as keeping records and writing reports on injuries and treatment programs

Athletic trainers work with people of all ages and all skill levels, from young children to soldiers and professional athletes. Athletic trainers are usually one of the first healthcare providers on the scene when injuries occur. They work under the direction of a licensed physician and with other healthcare providers, often discussing specific injuries and treatment options or evaluating and treating patients, as directed by a physician. Some athletic trainers meet with a team physician or consulting physician regularly.

An athletic trainer's administrative responsibilities may include regular meetings with an athletic director or another administrative officer to deal with budgets, purchasing, policy implementation, and other business-related issues. Athletic trainers plan athletic programs that are compliant with federal and state regulations, such as laws related to athlete concussions.

Athletic trainers should not be confused with fitness trainers and instructors, including personal trainers.

Physical Therapist

Type: Part Time
Physical TherapistSportsCare Institute-Rahway, NJSportsCare Physical Therapy continues to provide the highest level of patient care for more than 20 years. Our entire staff, which includes, licensed physical therapists, certified athletic trainers and a host of qualified support staff, recognize...
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Athletic Trainer

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Provides injury prevention programs, emergency care for injuries, rehabilitation education and treatment for assigned athletic organizationsRegistration/Certification/Licensure: Certification from the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) Board of Certification Inc.; current CPR...
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Clinical Athletic Trainer/Orthopedics Office/Pitman

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Reconstructive Orthopedics is the largest orthopedics practice in New Jersey At Reconstructive Orthopedics, and we know that our employees are our best assets when it comes to providing exceptional orthopedic care to our patients. It's for this reason that we are dedicated to hiring the most...
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Athletic Training Intern

Type: Internship
Olivet College Athletic Training Intern for 2019-2020 Academic YearMinimum Salary: $10,000.00Primary responsibly is for athletic training coverage of various Division III sports teams.Responsibilities will consist of care and prevention, rehabilitation, treatment, practice and competition coverage...
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Athletic Intern-Sports Medicine

Type: Internship
If employee will be working a schedule other than Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm, specify hours and days to be workedNormal office or training environment.Work requires evening and weekend hours and physical activity outdoors in all weather conditions.If Temporary, Ending Date Recruiting Rate $20...
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Athletic Trainer (2 Positions)

Type: Part Time
Southern Oregon UniversityPosition Number: A00357Rate: $42,345 for Full-time 12 position/ $16,600 for Part-Time 10 month positionPosition Summary:This search is to fill 2 Athletic Trainer vacancies: 1 permanent full-time 12 month position and 1 non-renewable part-time 10 month Intern position....
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Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC)- York, ME

Type: Part Time
Saco Bay Physical Therapy in York, Maine is seeking a part time Licensed Athletic Trainer for a sports contract for Traip Academy. You MUST have an active Maine license as an athletic trainer and ready to start within a month or less. This would be for both sports and triage coverage averaging 18-...
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Pediatric Physical Therapist

Type: Part Time
Pediatric Physical TherapistSportsCare Institute-Cedar Knolls, NJSportsCare Physical Therapy continues to provide the highest level of patient care for more than 20 years. Our entire staff, which includes, licensed physical therapists, certified athletic trainers and a host of qualified support...
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Cedar Knolls, NJ

Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC)-Part-Time, Villa Park, Illinois

Type: Part Time
NovaCare Rehabilitation is accepting resumes for certified athletic trainers in the Chicagoland area. We will are currently looking for a part time athletic trainer for the 2019-2020 school year local high school in the Villa Park area. Additional hours may be needed for work with other outreach...
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Assistant Athletic Trainer Intern

Type: Internship
Assistant Athletic Trainer (Intern) position is a 10-month position with a start date of August 2019 and running through the end of May.Responsibilities include assisting the Athletic Training Staff with all aspects of a NCAA Division II athletic training program. This includes but is not limited...
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Athletic Trainer Intern Cincinnati Christian University

Type: Internship
Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health!This is what we were meant to do - Together!Job Title:Athletic Trainer CertifiedClinical Certified Athletic Trainer:Performs selected patient treatments under the general supervision of the Physical Therapist, has the responsibility for the overall...
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Cincinnati, OH

ATHLETIC TRAINER INTERN #00074386

Type: Internship
Manages the care of student athletes competing in the university's athletic program.Performs routine tasks as assigned using existing procedures, practices, techniques, etc.Organizes and coordinates travel arrangements, practice times, medical records/files, etc.Performs standard assignments...
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Athletic Trainer/ Clinical - Vineland

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Reconstructive Orthopedics, the largest orthopedics group in New Jersey, is seeking a full-time certified Clinical Athletic Trainer to join our well-established and respected orthopedic group in Sewell and Vineland, New Jersey. This is an athletic training position with clinical responsibilities to...
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Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC)- Per Diem/ Part time- Washington DC

Type: Part Time
NovaCare Rehabilitation in WASHINGTON DC is seeking local per diem and PRN Athletic Trainers (ATC) for sports coverage in D.C. and the surrounding counties of Maryland and Northern Virginia. An ideal athletic trainer has at least one year of experience, but NEW GRADUATES are welcome to apply. This...
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Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC)- Laurel, MD (Full Time)

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
NovaCare in Prince George County Maryland (LAUREL and surrounding) is seeking multiple FULL time, Maryland licensed, Athletic Trainers for high school sports contracts throughout the county. Previous high school sports experience is HIGHLY preferred. You MUST have your MD ATC license to begin. An...
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SUPERVISING MENTAL HEALTH PSYCHIATRIST

Type: Part Time
Reporting To: Gatorade® ManagerSUMMARY:As an Assistant Gatorade® Manager, you will be employed by GMP for the Gatorade® Summer Sports Camps Program (the "Gatorade® Program"), which is managed by Paragon Marketing Group, LLC ("Paragon"). In this position, you will assist the...
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Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC)- Per Diem/ Part time- Washington DC

Type: Part Time
NovaCare Rehabilitation in WASHINGTON DC is seeking local per diem and PRN Athletic Trainers (ATC) for sports coverage in D.C. and the surrounding counties of Maryland and Northern Virginia. An ideal athletic trainer has at least one year of experience, but NEW GRADUATES are welcome to apply. This...
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Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC)-Part-Time, Villa Park, Illinois

Type: Part Time
NovaCare Rehabilitation is accepting resumes for certified athletic trainers in the Chicagoland area. We will are currently looking for a part time athletic trainer for 20 hours/week primarily at a local high school in the Villa Park area. Additional hours may be needed for work with other outreach...
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Physical Therapist

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Description:We're looking for a compassionate, forward-thinking Physical Therapist who excels at assessing patients' strengths and weaknesses and devising creative and effective treatment plans in accordance with the orders of the patient's physician. Our Physical Therapists combine...
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Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC)- Per Diem/ Part time- Washington DC

Type: Part Time
NovaCare Rehabilitation in WASHINGTON DC is seeking local per diem and PRN Athletic Trainers (ATC) for sports coverage in D.C. and the surrounding counties of Maryland and Northern Virginia. An ideal athletic trainer has at least one year of experience, but NEW GRADUATES are welcome to apply. This...
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