$49,250
Avg. Salary
$15.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Job Coach in Chicago, Illinois is $15.00 per hour.

The median Job Coach has a base pay of $49,250. Salaries generally range from $42k to $76k. The median bonus is .
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MEDIAN $49,250

Job Description for Job Coach

Job coaches perform a number of interpersonal tasks related to career guidance. Their responsibilities often include helping to guiding young people or adults towards potential career paths, educating others about social or financial matters, and helping their clients develop into successful workers. They frequently work with both large and small organizations (including non-profit groups), and this line of work is primarily mental and requires little physical labor. The requirements to become a job coach vary by state, but it often include the passing of a required certification test. Larger employers often require at least a bachelor's degree in a related field such as psychology as well. Prior experience in a social services related field is often required.

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Job Coach Tasks
  • Aid individuals in selecting a suitable career path.
  • Conduct career assessments, advice, and job and social skill preparation.
  • Help individuals obtain and maintain employment.

About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Job Coach Job Listings

Key Stats for Job Coach

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
22%

Job Satisfaction

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 29%