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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of coaches and scouts from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
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|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|New York|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|Virgin Islands|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |