$46,196
Avg. Salary
$33.56
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,965

Bonus

$17,000

Profit Sharing

$12,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Life Coach is $33.56 per hour.

The average pay for a Life Coach is $46,196 per year.

10%
$11.97
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$33.56
50%
$129.11
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MEDIAN $33.56
10%
$29k
10%
$46k
50%
$97k
90%
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MEDIAN $46,196
$28,518 - $96,958
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MEDIAN: $46,196
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$0$214K
Salary $28,518 - $96,958
Bonus $250 - $12,500
Profit Sharing $17,000
Commission $12,500
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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$26,892 - $214,983
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 287
Hourly Data $0$129
Hourly Rate $11.97 - $129
Hourly Tips $0.18 - $7.09
Overtime $11.63 - $82.43
Annual Data $0$214K
Bonus $250 - $12,500
Commission $12,500
Profit Sharing $17,000
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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$26,892 - $214,983
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 488

Job Description for Life Coach

Life coaches are generally required to be knowledgeable of a variety of health and wellness topics, such as proper nutrition, exercise regimens, and other activities which contribute to leading a healthy lifestyle. They may work with people of all ages, and some work primarily with students while others work with older adults.

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Life Coach Tasks
  • Interview clients and determine coaching needs and individual goals.
  • Utilize best practices like behavioral and cognitive therapy to work with clients.
  • Document all interactions and recommendations, including skill assessments.
  • Research and identify certificates, courses, exercise programs and other tools.
  • Identify, explain and train clients in strategies to reach their goals.

Life Coach Pay By Employer

$0$413K

Self-Employed
10 profiles
$145,600

Life Coach Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Life Coach

Pay by Experience for a Life Coach has a positive trend. An entry-level Life Coach with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 291 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Life Coach with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 126 salaries. An experienced Life Coach which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 100 salaries. A Life Coach with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 48 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

39%

11%

National Average: $52,235

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

For Life Coachs, Los Angeles provides a pay rate that is 138 percent greater than the national average. Life Coachs will also find cushy salaries in Dallas (+43 percent), Atlanta (+38 percent), Washington (+29 percent), and Seattle (+15 percent). Life Coachs in Austin earn salaries far below the national average by 24 percent, proving that geography overwhelmingly affects the pay scale for those in this field. Below-median salaries also turn up in Denver and San Francisco (23 percent lower).

Life Coach Reviews

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

Life Coach in New York:
"I love working in New York."
Pros: The people I meet from all walks of life working in various industries.
Cons: The traffic

Life Coach in Fairfield:
"My Life's Mission."
Pros: Learning about people at a deeper level. People are fascinating and when you are able to go into a conversation with curiosity you uncover a unique world while also discovering human patterns of behavior.
Cons: Working isolated from home.

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Key Stats for Life Coach

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 72 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Life Coach Salaries

▲46%

▲20%

National Average
$52,000

▼6%

▼11%

Skills That Affect Life Coach Salaries

Coaching
▲187%

Leadership
▲15%

National Average
$52,000

▼2%

Training Program Development
▼2%


People Management
▼40%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 72 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 59%