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Rader or Räder is a surname, and may refer to:

In law:

  • Dennis Rader, American serial killer
  • Randall Ray Rader, circuit judge

In religion:

  • Paul Rader, the 15th General of The Salvation Army

In sports:

  • Dave Rader (American football), coach of the University of Tulsa Golden Hurricane
  • Dave Rader (baseball), American baseball player
  • Doug Rader, former third baseman in Major League Baseball who was known primarily for his defensive ability
  • Peary Rader, early bodybuilder, Olympic lifter, writer, and magazine publisher from Nebraska

In other fields:

  • Devorah Rader, Ph.D. (Psychologist)
  • Frank Rader, Mayor of Los Angeles from 1894 until 1896
  • Erich Raeder, a Grand Admiral of the German Kriegsmarine during the Nazi era
  • Gary Rader, U.S. Army Special Forces Reservist who burned his draft card