Wellness Coordinator Salary (United States)

A relatively junior crowd, more than half of Wellness Coordinators have fewer than five years of experience under their belt and the average salary for the field is $39,920 per year. Pay ranges from $29,197 on the low end to $57,438 per year on the higher side. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the particular city. Benefits are plentiful in this line of work; most people have both medical and dental plans, and more than half have vision insurance. Job satisfaction for Wellness Coordinators is high. The figures in this overview are derived from responses to the PayScale salary survey.
Wellness Coordinator Salary (?
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$30,936 - $59,690
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MEDIAN: $41,693
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Wellness Coordinator Salary (?
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$12.43 - $25.18
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$30,936 - $59,690  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,057  
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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$29,197 - $57,438  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 264
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.43 - $25.18  
   
Overtime
$15.41 - $35.89  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,057  
   
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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$29,197 - $57,438  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 161
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Job Description for Wellness Coordinator

  • Promote and communicate health programs.
  • Analyze health programs and policies to evaluate performance, effectiveness, areas of potential cost reduction, program improvement, or policy change.
  • Develop, implement and manage health programs.
  • Acts as a liaison to health program vendors.

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Popular Skills for Wellness Coordinator

Wellness Coordinators report a narrow range of specific skills. Most notably, facility with Workplace Health and Nutrition are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 48 percent and 4 percent, respectively. For most people, competency in Health and Wellness indicates knowledge of Workplace Health.

Pay by Experience Level for Wellness Coordinator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For many Wellness Coordinators, experience and pay seem to be weakly connected; experience does not necessarily lead to more money. Beginning workers can expect to earn $37K starting out, which grows to $44K after five to 10 years. Those with one to two decades of experience under their belt tend to see salaries around $49,931. Salaries grow more slowly as Wellness Coordinators approach the 20-year mark, when the pay stabilizes at $55K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 13 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise less than five, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 5 percent. Workers in this area tend to have one to nine years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Houston
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Chicago
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San Antonio
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National Average
$40,000
Indianapolis
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Atlanta
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Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.
Wellness Coordinators will find that Houston offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 23 percent. Wellness Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Chicago (+12 percent) and San Antonio (+4 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Atlanta, 6 percent below the national average.

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Experience Affects Wellness Coordinator Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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Mid-Career
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$40,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Wellness Coordinator Salaries

Workplace Health
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Nutrition
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Health and Wellness
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Health Education
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National Average
$40,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 106 votes.

Gender

Female
86%
female alumni
 
Male
14%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 16%
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