Training Requirements for Coaches And Scouts

Coaches and scouts need a bachelor's degree.

Degrees for Coaches and scouts
Percent
Less than High School 1.6
High School 10.9
Some College 18.9
Associates Degree 7.4
Bachelors Degree 41.6
Masters Degree 17.6
Doctorate or Professional Degree 2.0

Employment Outlook for Coaches And Scouts

This represents about 250,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 14,000 more coaches and scouts but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 99,000 more.

Typical Income for Coaches And Scouts

Annual Salaries

On average, coaches and scouts make $41,000 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Coaches and scouts $18,120 $20,860 $31,460 $49,110 $71,940
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations $21,210 $30,560 $47,190 $71,410 $103,360
Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers $18,940 $24,590 $40,870 $69,070 $123,010
Athletes, coaches, umpires, and related workers $18,160 $20,860 $31,440 $49,340 $73,720
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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