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Highest Paying States for Coaches and Scouts

The highest paying states for coaches and scouts (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of coaches and scouts in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $51,620, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for coaches and scouts. It is followed by New Jersey (average annual salary $48,280). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of coaches and scouts in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Coaches and Scouts

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$51,620
$32,280 580
2 New Jersey
$48,280
$22,480 6,900
3 New York
$47,410
$21,900 10,420
4 Hawaii
$45,870
$19,400 1,140
5 Alaska
$43,370
$21,890 380
6 Rhode Island
$41,620
$23,440 1,140
7 Mississippi
$41,570
$17,550 1,180
8 West Virginia
$41,360
$21,240 830
9 Texas
$40,030
$18,250 12,100
10 Louisiana
$38,710
$18,120 1,730
11 Virgin Islands
$38,430
$18,630 70
12 Massachusetts
$37,750
$22,890 7,650
13 Florida
$37,590
$18,770 8,260
14 South Carolina
$37,520
$18,050 2,840
15 Minnesota
$37,210
$20,110 3,700
16 Maryland
$36,290
$19,030 3,770
17 Georgia
$35,550
$18,450 5,490
18 Washington
$35,530
$23,920 11,730
19 Connecticut
$34,360
$21,020 3,880
20 Tennessee
$34,310
$17,650 4,190
21 California
$34,300
$22,600 29,760
22 Arkansas
$34,060
$19,930 1,620
23 Guam
$33,470
$23,050 0
24 North Carolina
$32,220
$17,930 6,310
25 Virginia
$31,390
$17,260 7,110
26 South Dakota
$31,210
$25,130 770
27 Oklahoma
$30,850
$17,110 2,110
28 Michigan
$30,420
$19,400 10,680
29 Wyoming
$30,230
$17,070 520
30 Oregon
$30,130
$20,150 3,790
31 Missouri
$29,940
$17,620 3,110
32 Pennsylvania
$29,430
$17,060 6,810
33 New Hampshire
$29,350
$17,550 1,460
34 Arizona
$28,950
$17,970 4,580
35 Alabama
$28,680
$16,890 2,570
36 Kentucky
$28,400
$17,140 2,320
37 Colorado
$28,220
$19,570 7,520
38 Vermont
$27,180
$21,110 1,380
39 Utah
$26,760
$16,990 2,090
40 Delaware
$26,300
$18,140 610
41 Illinois
$26,200
$18,400 10,260
42 Nevada
$26,130
$20,320 1,600
43 Wisconsin
$25,750
$16,670 5,290
44 Indiana
$24,730
$16,710 7,170
45 North Dakota
$24,510
$16,890 1,030
46 Nebraska
$23,190
$19,240 1,260
47 Ohio
$21,800
$17,900 10,720
48 Montana
$21,780
$17,820 1,380
49 New Mexico
$21,330
$16,990 1,010
50 Kansas
$20,950
$16,410 3,440
51 Puerto Rico
$20,610
$16,470 530
52 Iowa
$20,340
$16,410 4,750
53 Idaho
$19,950
$16,390 2,130
54 Maine
$19,310
$18,840 1,900
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