$33,475
Avg. Salary
$11.76
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Swimming Instructor is $11.76 per hour.

The average pay for a Swimming Instructor is $33,475 per year.

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$8.80
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$11.76
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$19.27
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MEDIAN $11.76
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MEDIAN $33,475
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$0$60K
Salary $18,548 - $60,200
Bonus $31.21 - $2,980
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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$18,459 - $40,538
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $8.80 - $19.27
Hourly Tips $2.08
Overtime $13.40 - $34.25
Annual Data $0$40K
Bonus $31.21 - $2,980
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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$18,459 - $40,538
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 315

Job Description for Swimming Instructor

A swimming instructor teaches students how to swim or how to improve their swimming skills. The swimming instructor will help students gain confidence in the water, so that swimming skills can be utilized. Some students will even be prepared for competitions.

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Swimming Instructor Tasks
  • Instruct and coach people of all ages to perform a variety of different swimming techniques.
  • Will teach water safety knowledge and inform students about safety procedures.
  • Teach technique specific drills to improve the skill level of the students.

Swimming Instructor Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Swimming Instructor

Pay by Experience for a Swimming Instructor has a positive trend. An entry-level Swimming Instructor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $23,000 based on 151 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Swimming Instructor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Swimming Instructor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 22 salaries. A Swimming Instructor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 5 salaries.

Swimming Instructor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Swimming Instructor?

Swimming Instructor in Basking Ridge:
"I love it."
Pros: I keep the kids safe
Cons: Putting stuff away

Swimming Instructor in Basking Ridge:
"Swim instructor."
Pros: Teaching kids to swim
Cons: Cleaning the equipment up after the class

Swimming Instructor in Basking Ridge:
"Swim instructor."
Pros: Teaching the kids
Cons: Cleaning up the equipment after class

Swimming Instructor in Chatham:
"Being on time."
Pros: Teaching the kids
Cons: Cleaning up the equipment

Swimming Instructor in Basking Ridge:
Pros: Love teaching the kids swim
Cons: We have too pick up after class

Swimming Instructor in Basking Ridge:
"Swim instructor."
Pros: Working with kids
Cons: I have to pick up the equipment

Swimming Instructor in Basking Ridge:
Pros: I like to keep the kids safe
Cons: We need more instructors

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Key Stats for Swimming Instructor

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Swimming Instructor Salaries

Experienced
▲32%

Mid-Career
▲2%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
$25,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Skills That Affect Swimming Instructor Salaries

CPR
▲18%

National Average
$25,000

Swimming
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 86%