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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 $51,090, Hawaii is the highest paying state for coaches and scouts. It is followed by Alaska (average annual salary $47,180). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [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 Hawaii
$51,090
$19,200 990
2 Alaska
$47,180
$23,240 420
3 West Virginia
$45,510
$21,160 660
4 District of Columbia
$45,450
$29,320 440
5 New Jersey
$45,180
$21,830 5,670
6 Florida
$40,700
$18,760 7,030
7 Louisiana
$40,560
$19,290 1,750
8 Virgin Islands
$40,430
$17,900 60
9 Texas
$40,010
$17,850 12,380
10 Arkansas
$39,910
$20,340 1,490
11 Connecticut
$39,090
$19,990 5,280
12 New York
$38,360
$20,880 9,720
13 Massachusetts
$38,280
$20,810 7,290
14 Minnesota
$37,500
$19,520 4,050
15 Georgia
$36,760
$17,930 5,050
16 Maryland
$36,520
$18,640 2,990
17 Washington
$36,200
$21,880 11,170
18 Mississippi
$36,180
$17,360 1,290
19 Rhode Island
$34,550
$20,040 1,260
20 California
$34,210
$22,040 31,020
21 South Carolina
$33,940
$17,260 2,880
22 Tennessee
$33,820
$17,420 3,510
23 New Hampshire
$31,310
$18,620 1,240
24 North Carolina
$31,220
$17,720 5,830
25 Oregon
$30,640
$19,770 3,510
26 South Dakota
$30,290
$23,550 900
27 Virginia
$29,290
$16,980 7,970
28 Oklahoma
$29,080
$16,950 2,040
29 Arizona
$28,950
$17,970 2,970
30 Vermont
$27,970
$20,090 1,290
31 Pennsylvania
$27,880
$16,820 7,350
32 Colorado
$27,610
$18,330 7,730
33 Kansas
$27,580
$16,450 3,730
34 Delaware
$27,330
$18,170 680
35 North Dakota
$26,570
$17,560 760
36 Illinois
$26,550
$18,230 9,230
37 Nevada
$25,830
$20,520 1,950
38 Kentucky
$24,930
$16,730 2,240
39 Missouri
$24,930
$17,140 2,970
40 Michigan
$24,670
$18,430 11,480
41 Wisconsin
$24,560
$16,560 5,040
42 Utah
$23,720
$16,550 2,160
43 Wyoming
$23,710
$16,640 630
44 Nebraska
$23,370
$18,990 1,300
45 Ohio
$22,840
$17,640 9,730
46 Indiana
$22,340
$16,460 6,870
47 Montana
$21,730
$17,590 1,590
48 New Mexico
$21,330
$16,990 1,010
49 Alabama
$20,840
$16,520 3,180
50 Idaho
$19,800
$16,320 1,870
51 Puerto Rico
$19,410
$16,350 650
52 Iowa
$19,200
$16,240 4,810
53 Maine
$18,280
$16,430 1,860
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