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
$21,810
25th Percentile Wage
$28,710
50th Percentile Wage
$40,540
75th Percentile Wage
$86,400
90th Percentile Wage
$97,030

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 $97,030. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers is $21,810.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below 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 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$40,540
16.35% 16.38%
2016
$33,910
-12.71% -
2015
$38,220
6.02% -
2014
$35,920
2.62% -
2013
$34,980
3.09% -
2012
$33,900
- -

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 six 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 social assistance industry with an annual salary $41,500. The lowest paying industry is the child day care services industry (annual salary $24,510). For detailed athletes, coaches, umpires, and related worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Social Assistance
$41,500
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$36,140
Individual and Family Services
$35,190
Offices of Physicians
$34,910
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$33,430
Child Day Care Services
$24,510

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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