Athletic Trainers in Texas
Is Texas a good place for you to work as an Athletic Trainer?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Athletic Trainers in Texas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Athletic Trainers in Texas is growing faster than average.
Athletic Trainers in Texas earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Athletic Trainers Work in Texas?
2,370 people worked as Athletic Trainers in 2018 in this state.
There were 2,790 Athletic Trainers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 420 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 330 Athletic Trainers working in it, which means Texas has more Athletic Trainers than average.
Job Projections for Texas
Jobs for Athletic Trainers in this state are growing at a rate of 26.1% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 22.7%.
Texas Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 250 annual Athletic Trainers job openings in Texas, and 3,870 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 Texas?
In 2018 wages for Athletic Trainers ranged from $25,530 to $78,870 with $57,930 being the median annual salary.
The median salary in Texas is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Texas 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|
|Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX||650||$60,060|
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX||650||$59,760|
|Austin-Round Rock, TX||200||$59,450|
|San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX||150||$55,910|
|College Station-Bryan, TX||50||$60,010|
|El Paso, TX||40||$52,340|
|Corpus Christi, TX||40||$55,720|
Top States for Athletic Trainers Employment
The table below shows the states where most Athletic Trainers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Athletic Trainers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$56,730|
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|Occupation||TX Employment Total|
|Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers||1,910|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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