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Athletic Trainers

Evaluate and treat musculoskeletal injuries or illnesses. Provide preventive, therapeutic, emergency, and rehabilitative care.

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Evaluate and treat musculoskeletal injuries or illnesses. Provide preventive, therapeutic, emergency, and rehabilitative care.

Environment

Many athletic trainers work in educational settings, such as colleges, universities, elementary schools, and secondary schools. Others work in hospitals, fitness centers, or physicians’ offices, or for professional sports teams.

Athletic Trainers

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Salary Breakdown

Athletic Trainers

$55,990

AVERAGE ANNUALLY

$37,080

ENTRY LEVEL

$56,460

MID LEVEL

$76,680

EXPERT LEVEL

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Current Available & Projected Jobs

Athletic Trainers

6

Current Available Jobs

910

Projected job openings through 2030

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Chandler-Gilbert Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Glendale Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

GateWay Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Phoenix College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Paradise Valley Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Rio Salado College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Scottsdale Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

South Mountain Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Mesa Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

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Athletic Trainers

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Athletic Trainers

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KNOWLEDGE

Medicine and Dentistry

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Customer and Personal Service

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Psychology

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Therapy and Counseling

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KNOWLEDGE

English Language

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SKILL

Active Listening

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SKILL

Critical Thinking

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Judgment and Decision Making

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Monitoring

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Speaking

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ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

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Oral Expression

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Speech Clarity

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Speech Recognition

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Written Comprehension

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