Coaches and Scouts Salary Information

The salary statistics of coaches and scouts are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of coaches and scouts within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The coaches and scouts annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Coaches and Scouts Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,670
25th Percentile Wage
$22,180
50th Percentile Wage
$32,270
75th Percentile Wage
$51,010
90th Percentile Wage
$75,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for coaches and scouts. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) coaches and scouts is $75,400. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $32,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,670. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 303% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of coaches and scouts from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$32,270
2.51% 12.12%
2016
$31,460
1.46% -
2015
$31,000
1.16% -
2014
$30,640
4.86% -
2013
$29,150
2.71% -
2012
$28,360
- -

Table 2. Coaches and Scouts Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of coaches and scouts in 12 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for coaches and scouts occupations is the management of companies and enterprises sector with an annual salary $52,910. The lowest paying sector is the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector (annual salary $23,050).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$52,910
Construction
$51,280
Health Care and Social Assistance
$42,300
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$41,170
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$35,480
Educational Services
$31,850
Retail Trade
$30,300
Federal, State, and Local Government
$30,230
Accommodation and Food Services
$27,850
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$27,120
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$25,420
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$23,050

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Coaches and Scouts by States

From the above tables we note that not only coaches and scouts salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of coaches and scouts in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $19,310 to $51,620. The highest paying state for coaches and scouts is District of Columbia with a median annual salary of $51,620. The lowest paying state is Maine with a median annual salary of $19,310. For more salary information of coaches and scouts profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
District of Columbia
$51,620
New Jersey
$48,280
New York
$47,410
Hawaii
$45,870
Alaska
$43,370
Rhode Island
$41,620
Mississippi
$41,570
West Virginia
$41,360
Texas
$40,030
Louisiana
$38,710
Virgin Islands
$38,430
Massachusetts
$37,750
Florida
$37,590
South Carolina
$37,520
Minnesota
$37,210
Maryland
$36,290
Georgia
$35,550
Washington
$35,530
Connecticut
$34,360
Tennessee
$34,310
California
$34,300
Arkansas
$34,060
Guam
$33,470
North Carolina
$32,220
Virginia
$31,390
South Dakota
$31,210
Oklahoma
$30,850
Michigan
$30,420
Wyoming
$30,230
Oregon
$30,130
Missouri
$29,940
Pennsylvania
$29,430
New Hampshire
$29,350
Arizona
$28,950
Alabama
$28,680
Kentucky
$28,400
Colorado
$28,220
Vermont
$27,180
Utah
$26,760
Delaware
$26,300
Illinois
$26,200
Nevada
$26,130
Wisconsin
$25,750
Indiana
$24,730
North Dakota
$24,510
Nebraska
$23,190
Ohio
$21,800
Montana
$21,780
New Mexico
$21,330
Kansas
$20,950
Puerto Rico
$20,610
Iowa
$20,340
Idaho
$19,950
Maine
$19,310



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