Career Spotlight

Athletic Trainer

Athletic Trainer Benefits

There are so many opportunities for and benefits of becoming an athletic trainer. For one, you get the fun opportunity of working with athletes in all sports. Couldn't you imagine working with Tom Brady, Adrian Peterson, or Lebron James. Athletic trainers get to work with athletes all over the world. We all know how big sports are in this country. For every sports team, there are plenty of athletic trainers that work for them, making this job a very fast growing one.

Average $42,000 per year

Athletic trainers make dough

When athletic trainers start out, they make pretty good money. But if an athletic trainer can work his way up to the head athletic trainer at a major college or professional team, he/she can make tons of money. The bigest perk is to be working with big time athletes, but hey, that money is always nice to have!