Average Athletic Coach Salary

$42,812
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,200
Bonus
$5,000
Commission
$8,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Athletic Coach is $42,812.
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$24k
10%
$43k
50%
$74k
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MEDIAN $42,812
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United States (change)
Salary
$24k - $74k
Bonus
$52 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $9k
Commission
$1k - $30k
Total Pay
$21k - $77k

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Job Description for Athletic Coach

Athletic Coach Tasks
  • Instruct students in rules, deportment, and physical training.
  • Complete paperwork documenting attendance, scores, problems and equipment inventory.
  • Mentor athletes around physical, leadership, and strategic aspects of sports.
  • Oversee and coach sports teams, including setting rosters and schedules.

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Popular Skills for Athletic Coach

Skills in Recruiting, Professional Coaching, Team Leadership and Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Training.

Pay by Experience Level for Athletic Coach

An entry-level Athletic Coach with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $30,575 based on 69 salaries. An early career Athletic Coach with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $36,271 based on 256 salaries. A mid-career Athletic Coach with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,821 based on 195 salaries. An experienced Athletic Coach with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,444 based on 170 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $51,082.
Employees with Athletic Coach in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 325.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (68.2% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (20.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (12.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 770 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.0%
Early Career
33.2%
Mid Career
25.3%
Experienced
22.1%
Late Career
10.4%