Head Coach Salary in the United States

How much does a Head Coach make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Head Coach in the United States is $30 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $24 and $42. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Head Coach?

A Head Coach, senior coach, or manager is a professional at training and developing athletes. They typically hold a more public profile and are paid more than other coaches. In some sports, the Head Coach is instead called the "manager", as in association football and professional baseball. In other sports such as Australian rules football, the Head Coach is generally termed a senior coach. Other coaches are usually subordinate to the Head Coach, often in offensive positions or defensive positions, and occasionally proceeding down into individualized position coaches....

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Head Coach in the United States. The average hourly rate for Head Coach ranges from $24 to $42 with the average hourly pay of $30. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $24 to $42 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $30.

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