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Head Athletic Trainer - Higher Ed. in the United States

How much does a Head Athletic Trainer - Higher Ed. earn in the United States? The average Head Athletic Trainer - Higher Ed. salary in the United States is $59,721 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $49,776 and $71,779. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Plans and directs the athletic training program. Oversees the training room and supervises a team of physical therapists Coordinates medical coverage at sporting events. Requires a master's degree. Typically reports to head of department/division. Requires an Athletic Trainer certification. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.

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