Tennis Coach Salary
|Salary||$28,383 - $91,798|
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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).)
|$21,351 - $102,873|
|Hourly Rate||$9.89 - $54.25|
|Total Pay (||$21,351 - $102,873|
Job Description for Tennis Coach
A tennis coach teaches tennis skills to students to help them develop their skills, strategies, and overall coordination. Many tennis coaches work at schools and sports clubs, while others may teach on a freelance basis; in any case, they are generally paid on an hourly basis.Read More...
The fundamentals of the job can vary; some coaches may instruct children and teenagers, while others instruct adults. Classes may be taught in large groups, or on an individual basis. Some coaches will even help students reach the professional level, and may continue to coach them throughout their careers. Generally, there are no strict educational requirements for this job; however, exceptional tennis skills and prior coaching experience are often necessary. Tennis coaches must be able to recognize individual needs and determine which of a student's skills need improvement; from there, they can give special attention to those skills and perhaps create lesson plans accordingly. Most tennis courts are outdoors, so those in this position should not be sensitive to harsh weather conditions such as heat.
Above all, tennis coaches should have adequate physical strength and strong communication skills to teach effectively. Hours will vary greatly, and some positions will require coaches to be available on weekends. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)
Tennis Coach Tasks
- Teach specific tennis techniques to clients or students.
- May evaluate athletes' strengths and weaknesses in an effort to prepare them for competitions.
- Demonstrate techniques and methods.
- May instruct private and group tennis lessons.
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Pay by Experience Level for Tennis Coach
Pay by Experience for a Tennis Coach has a positive trend. An entry-level Tennis Coach with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 44 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Tennis Coach with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Tennis Coach which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 41 salaries. A Tennis Coach with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 21 salaries.
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