Athletes, Coaches, Umpires, and Related Worker Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare athletes, coaches, umpires, and related worker salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Athletes, Coaches, Umpires, and Related Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,910
25th Percentile Wage
$23,380
50th Percentile Wage
$33,910
75th Percentile Wage
$50,160
90th Percentile Wage
$63,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers is $63,100. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers is $19,910.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201633,910-12.71%0.03%
201538,2206.02%-
201435,9202.62%-
201334,9803.09%-
201233,900--

Compare Athletes, Coaches, Umpires, and Related Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers in four industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for athletes, coaches, umpires, and related worker occupations is the ambulatory health care services industry with an annual salary $36,140. The lowest paying industry is the social assistance industry (annual salary $32,760). For detailed athletes, coaches, umpires, and related worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$36,140
Individual and Family Services
$35,060
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$34,650
Social Assistance
$32,760

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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