Job Coach Salary

A Job Coach earns an average wage of $12.60 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Counseling and Training Program Development. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$24,636 - $73,669
(Median)
$25K
$39K
$74K
MEDIAN: $39,257
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.47 - $22.20
(Median)
$9
$13
$22
MEDIAN: $12.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$24,636 - $73,669  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,271  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$20,598 - $67,063  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 285
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.47 - $22.20  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $28.63  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,271  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$20,598 - $67,063  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 390
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Job Coach

Job coaches perform a number of interpersonal tasks related to career guidance. Their responsibilities often include helping to guiding young people or adults towards potential career paths, educating others about social or financial matters, and helping their clients develop into successful workers. They frequently work with both large and small organizations (including non-profit groups), and this line of work is primarily mental and requires little physical labor. The requirements to become a job coach vary by state, but it often include the passing of a required certification test. Larger employers often require at least a bachelor's degree in a related field such as psychology as well. Prior experience in a social services related field is often required.

Read More...

Job Coach Tasks

  • Help individuals obtain and maintain employment.
  • Conduct career assessments, advice, and job and social skill preparation.
  • Aid individuals in selecting a suitable career path.

Common Career Paths for Job Coach


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px

Job Coach Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Job Coach

Popular Skills for Job Coach

Pay by Experience Level for Job Coach

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Job Coach Reviews

What is it like working as a Job Coach?

Job Coach in Flint:
Pros: The fact that I am giving people the tools to help themselves.
Cons: Some co-workers are unprofessional.

Job Coach in San Pablo:
"Helping Low-Income Individuals Become Self-Suffient."
Pros: Giving job seekers the skills they need to get the job. Coaching people to overcome barriers to employment. Referring them to community resources. Motivating them to keep going and finding a job that will lead to self-sufficiency.
Cons: Low pay at this job. Language barriers.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Job Coach Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 53%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$31,000


Skills That Affect Job Coach Salaries

Counseling
up arrow 26%

Training Program Development
up arrow 24%

Oral / Verbal Communication
0%

National Average
$31,000

Training
up arrow 2%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 101 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 28%
ADVERTISEMENT