Your team’s best defense isn’t on the field. It’s on the sideline. Learn how the NFL can help you get an athletic trainer on your team.


To assist schools in their effort to implement an athletic training program, the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) has provided the following resources:

    The 2014 NATA Salary Survey

National survey data as well as state-specific data for Arizona, Illinois, Oklahoma and Oregon.

    Funding Appropriate Medical Care

Strategies for funding and employing an athletic trainer in the secondary school.

    Sample Job Description for an Athletic Trainer

A sample job description including the necessary requirements and primary duties expected of a high school athletic trainer.