Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Head Football Coach is $62,974
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Head Football Coaches?
An entry-level Head Football Coach with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $55,000 based on 11 salaries. An early career Head Football Coach with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,684 based on 21 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Head Football Coaches Do?
Head football coaches not only oversee strategies in football games, but also recruit qualified student-athletes, monitor their academic progress, and enforce all academic policies and penalties for players. They also conduct and oversee practices, assist with pre-season programs and off-season conditioning to develop the mechanics and skills of key players, and work one-on-one with particular players when necessary.
Head football coaches spend much of their workday outside and standing for …Read more
- Instruct athletes during practices and training.
- Promote program, mange outreach, sports camps and clinics and other activities.
- Manage football program, travel with team to games.
- Recruit and evaluate athletes.