All data is specific to San Diego County

Fast Facts?

  • Average Annual Salary $28,567
  • Hourly Pay Entry Level: $10.11
    Median: $13.75
    Experienced: $24.14
  • Growth (2014-2019)12%
  • Openings (2014-2019)156
  • Current Employment 3,073
  • Projected Employment 3,170
  • Typical Entry-level Education Bachelor's degree

Coaches and Scouts

Employment, 2004 - 2019

Top Knowledge,
Skills and Abilities

  • TECHNICAL
  • First Aid
  • Decision Making
  • Health Education
  • National Electrical Code
  • Fall Protection
  • NON-TECHNICAL
  • Organization
  • Communication
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Teaching

occupational tasks

  • Provide training direction, encouragement, motivation, and nutritional advice to prepare athletes for games, competitive events, or tours
  • Plan, organize, and conduct practice sessions
  • Explain and enforce safety rules and regulations
  • Plan and direct physical conditioning programs that will enable athletes to achieve maximum performance
  • Instruct individuals or groups in sports rules, game strategies, and performance principles, such as specific ways of moving the body, hands, or feet, to achieve desired results

Gender Breakdown: Male/Female (percentages)