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Athletic Trainers in Pennsylvania

Want to work in Pennsylvania as an Athletic Trainer? Read this first!

19.1% Jobs Projection
$44,930 Median Salary
120 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Athletic Trainers in Pennsylvania are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Athletic Trainers in Pennsylvania is growing faster than average.

  • Athletic Trainers in Pennsylvania earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Athletic Trainers Work in Pennsylvania?

In Pennsylvania, there were 1,690 people working as Athletic Trainers in the year 2018.

There were 1,390 Athletic Trainers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 300 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Athletic Trainers in PA Employment Trend

The typical state has 330 Athletic Trainers working in it, which means Pennsylvania has more Athletic Trainers than average.

Athletic Trainers in PA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Pennsylvania

Jobs for Athletic Trainers in this state are growing at a rate of 19.1% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 22.7%.

Job Projections for Athletic Trainers: Nation vs. PA

Pennsylvania Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 120 annual Athletic Trainers job openings in Pennsylvania, and 1,870 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 2,200 annual jobs and 34,100 total jobs in 2026.

What do Athletic Trainers Make in Pennsylvania?

In 2018 wages for Athletic Trainers ranged from $33,330 to $67,070 with $44,930 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Pennsylvania is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Athletic Trainers Earnings: PA vs. National Average

Top Pennsylvania Metros for Athletic Trainers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Athletic Trainers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 1,620 $46,470
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 760 $46,270
Pittsburgh, PA 290 $42,790
Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA 80 $42,080
York-Hanover, PA 50 $51,190
Lancaster, PA 30 $54,790

Top States for Athletic Trainers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Athletic Trainers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 2,370 $57,930
Pennsylvania 1,690 $44,930
Illinois 1,480 $42,780
New York 1,440 $47,320
Florida 1,270 $44,610
California 1,240 $56,910
Ohio 1,220 $46,630
Michigan 1,010 $49,310
New Jersey 880 $52,610
North Carolina 880 $44,720
Wisconsin 860 $48,960
Georgia 850 $47,110
Virginia 790 $45,680
Minnesota 740 $49,320
Indiana 690 $44,250
Arizona 680 $44,970
Massachusetts 670 $55,710
Missouri 560 $45,240
Tennessee 540 $43,810
Alabama 540 $40,810

Below are the states where Athletic Trainers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Hawaii $59,670
Texas $57,930
California $56,910
District of Columbia $56,730
Connecticut $56,280
Massachusetts $55,710
Rhode Island $54,360
New Jersey $52,610
Vermont $50,910
New Hampshire $49,910

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