Wellness Coach Salary

Wellness Coachs in the United States can expect wages of $18.02 per hour on average. The company is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography and tenure. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Female Wellness Coachs make up most of the survey respondents at 78 percent. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, one in three are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by the greater part and dental insurance is reported by just under a half. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$31,495 - $66,647
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MEDIAN: $47,935
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$9.99 - $36.42
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$0$72K
Salary $31,495 - $66,647
Bonus $1,965
Commission $3,560
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).
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$23,588 - $72,326
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 109
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $9.99 - $36.42
Hourly Tips $1.42
Overtime $7.70 - $40.05
Annual Data $0$72K
Bonus $1,965
Commission $3,560
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).
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$23,588 - $72,326
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 145

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Job Description for Wellness Coach

A wellness coach provides counseling to clients so that various aspects of health can be improved. This counseling may be done on an individual or group basis. Some things that a wellness coach will cover are nutrition, exercise, and reducing stress. The wellness coach will help to create an individual plan that the patient should undergo.

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Wellness Coach Tasks

  • Monitor participants' progress and adapt programs as needed.
  • Counsel individuals and groups on basic rules of good nutrition, healthy eating habits, and exercise to improve their quality of life.
  • Develop and participate in health promotion programs to promote client health, alleviate stress, and prevent physical or mental fatigue.

Wellness Coach Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Wellness Coach


Heading up the field in terms of compensation, UnitedHealth Group offers the most; Wellness Coachs earn $56K on average there.

Popular Skills for Wellness Coach


Job skills reported by Wellness Coachs are limited. Most notably, skills in Nutrition, Oral / Verbal Communication, Health and Wellness, and Health Education are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Customer Service and Health Education. Most people who know Customer Service also know Nutrition.

Pay by Experience Level for Wellness Coach

Pay by Experience for a Wellness Coach has a positive trend. An entry-level Wellness Coach with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 184 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Wellness Coach with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 70 salaries. An experienced Wellness Coach which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 38 salaries. A Wellness Coach with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 15 salaries.

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Key Stats for Wellness Coach

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Wellness Coach Salaries

Late-Career
▲38%

▲23%

▲22%

National Average
$42,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Wellness Coach Salaries

▲17%

National Average
$42,000


Oral / Verbal Communication
▼2%

Health Education
▼7%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 32%
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