$45,164
Avg. Salary
$20.27
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,229

Bonus

$1,500

Profit Sharing

$5,700

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Health Coach is $20.27 per hour.

The average pay for a Health Coach is $45,164 per year.

10%
$14.14
10%
$20.27
50%
$39.79
90%
90%
MEDIAN $20.27
10%
$32k
10%
$45k
50%
$69k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $45,164
$32,323 - $68,526
$32K
$45K
$69K
MEDIAN: $45,164
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90%

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$0$71K
Salary $32,323 - $68,526
Bonus $246 - $10,000
Profit Sharing $1,500
Commission $5,700
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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$30,912 - $71,851
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 524
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $14.14 - $39.79
Hourly Tips $0.17
Overtime $19.23 - $48.25
Annual Data $0$71K
Bonus $246 - $10,000
Commission $5,700
Profit Sharing $1,500
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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$30,912 - $71,851
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 485

Job Description for Health Coach

Depending on the employer, health coaches may have a wide variety of job requirements and responsibilities. Generally, health coaches work with individuals to help them improve their health and then maintain a healthy lifestyle. This includes establishing dietary plans, safe exercise routines, and monitoring systems. The coach generally works one on one with clients and patients.

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Health Coach Tasks
  • Contact clients enrolled in health program and provide necessary wellness coaching.
  • Develop customized plans for program participants including goals and plan of action.
  • Encourage adoption of habits that are conducive to a higher quality of life.
  • Interact with clients at regular intervals by email, phone or in person.
  • Assist physician/director during consults with potential new clients.

Health Coach Pay By Employer

$0$78K

Humana, Inc.
11 profiles
$47,300

$33,777

$46,452

$74,948

Aetna, Inc.
5 profiles
$49,132

$43,778

Health Coach Job Listings

Popular Skills for Health Coach


Survey results suggest that Health Coachs put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, skills in Counseling, Motivational Interviewing, Oral / Verbal Communication, and Health and Wellness are correlated to pay that is above average. Those listing Nutrition Support as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. personal training and Workplace Health also typically command lower compensation. Most people familiar with Health and Wellness also know Motivational Interviewing.

Pay by Experience Level for Health Coach

Pay by Experience for a Health Coach has a positive trend. An entry-level Health Coach with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 364 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Health Coach with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 149 salaries. An experienced Health Coach which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 62 salaries. A Health Coach with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 29 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $44,076

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 49 percent, Health Coachs in Houston receive some of the highest pay in the country. Health Coachs can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Pittsburgh (+45 percent), New York (+27 percent), Philadelphia (+20 percent), and Minneapolis (+17 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 12 percent south of the national average, can be found in Jacksonville. Employers pay around 11 percent less in Nashville and 4 percent less in Indianapolis, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Health Coach Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Health Coach?

Health Coach in Owensboro:
"Morally rewarding, mentally taxing, underpaid and valued."
Pros: Interconnecdness amojg my team
Cons: Micro metric managing, constant change and demand to apart, grow but no time to productively analyze and organized new data

Health Coach in Denver:
"Love working in Denver!"
Pros: The culture of Denver is great!
Cons: Traffic.

Health Coach in Salt Lake City:
"Working Near the Top of the World."
Pros: I love the mountains and environment here. The people including co-workers and members are incredibly kind and hard working.
Cons: The commute for now. There is construction that delays my drive.

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Key Stats for Health Coach

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 118 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Health Coach Salaries

▲44%

▲24%

▲6%

National Average
$44,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Health Coach Salaries

Counseling
▲10%


Oral / Verbal Communication
▲1%

National Average
$44,000



Nutrition
▼3%

Workplace Health
▼6%

personal training
▼13%

Nutrition Support
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 118 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 29%