SPORTS & RECREATION SALARY IN UNITED STATES

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Average gross salary for Sports & Recreation GROSS SALARY
US$ 58,147
Average net salary for Sports & Recreation NET SALARY
US$ 45,267
The most typical salary for Sports & Recreation MOST TYPICAL GROSS
US$ 32,773
  Updated: 07 Feb 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 22%
  Salary entries: 85

Average salary for Sports & Recreation in United States is US$ 58,147.

Average take home earning is US$ 45,267 (Net).

The most typical salary is US$ 32,773 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
6 % US$ 135,000
11 % US$ 111,000
21 % US$ 72,800
61 % US$ 42,180
85 % US$ 32,773
98 % US$ 23,272
99 % US$ 18,000
Career Avg. gross salary Salary entries
Sports Management US$ 77,233 18
Coach US$ 60,267 12
Fitness Coach US$ 57,000 08
Professional Athlete US$ 129,066 05
Lifeguard US$ 27,474 05
Wellness Coordinator US$ 53,087 04
Gym Teacher US$ 50,000 04
Wellness Coach US$ 39,750 04
Sport Team Coach US$ 31,500 04
Sport Individuals Coach US$ 42,333 03
City Avg. gross salary Salary entries
Los Angeles US$ 57,000 05
Kansas City US$ 141,500 04
New York City US$ 51,250 04
Houston US$ 47,895 04
Dallas US$ 67,000 03
San Diego US$ 66,666 03
Philadelphia US$ 42,000 03
Atlanta US$ 31,666 03
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   SPORTS & RECREATION   UNITED STATES

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 257,500
02
205K US$ 200,000
02
135K US$ 135,000
01
125K US$ 120,000
03
115K US$ 111,000
01
105K US$ 100,000
04
75K US$ 72,800
05
65K US$ 62,500
06
55K US$ 53,316
15
45K US$ 42,180
13
35K US$ 32,773
20
25K US$ 23,272
11
15K US$ 18,000
01
Less US$ 5,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   SPORTS & RECREATION   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 65,445 39
Women US$ 53,875 16
N/A US$ 50,940 30

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   SPORTS & RECREATION   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 50,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 75,027 20
Bachelors Degree US$ 56,074 39
Some College US$ 56,000 16
High School US$ 36,156 05
Bellow H. School US$ 32,083 04

Sports & Recreation workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United States. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses US$ 75,027. While Sports & Recreation workers with Bellow H. School education earn the least, with an average gross income of US$ 32,083. This is 133.85% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   SPORTS & RECREATION   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 62,441 05
16-20 Years US$ 87,000 07
12-16 Years US$ 102,196 07
8-12 Years US$ 69,325 16
4-8 Years US$ 47,753 14
2-4 Years US$ 33,142 14
1-2 Years US$ 29,428 07
0-1 Year US$ 57,215 15

Sports & Recreation workers in United States with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 12-16 Years of experience earn a gross average of US$ 102,196 compared to US$ 29,428 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 12-16 Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 247.27%.


  SALARY BY AGE   SPORTS & RECREATION   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
69-74 US$ 200,000 01
51-56 US$ 108,333 03
45-50 US$ 107,302 04
39-44 US$ 79,800 05
33-38 US$ 43,400 05
27-32 US$ 46,889 13
22-26 US$ 47,769 12
16-21 US$ 34,000 09
Less US$ 118,457 03
N/A US$ 50,940 30
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  SALARY BY CAREER   SPORTS & RECREATION   UNITED STATES

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# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Professional Athlete US$ 129,066 05
2. Professional Team Player US$ 100,000 01
3. Sports Management US$ 77,233 18
4. Coach US$ 60,267 12
5. Fitness Coach US$ 57,000 08
6. Wellness Coordinator US$ 53,087 04
7. Gym Teacher US$ 50,000 04
8. Other Sports Career US$ 44,877 09
9. Sport Individuals Coach US$ 42,333 03
10. Wellness Coach US$ 39,750 04
11. Spa Manager US$ 38,000 03
12. Sport Center Employee US$ 37,100 02
13. Yoga Teacher US$ 32,000 01
14. Sport Team Coach US$ 31,500 04
15. Lifeguard US$ 27,474 05
16. Sport Writer US$ 24,000 01
17. Massage US$ 18,000 01

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In United States economy, Professional Athlete is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of US$ 129,066. Professional Team Player and Sports Management follow, earning US$ 100,000 and US$ 77,233, respectively. Massage earn a gross annual average of US$ 18,000, while Sport Writer earn US$ 24,000. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 617.03%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   SPORTS & RECREATION   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 61,903 59
Contract US$ 75,600 10
Self Employed US$ 32,225 04
Part Time US$ 33,781 12
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  SALARY BY CITY   SPORTS & RECREATION   UNITED STATES

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# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Kansas City Sports & Recreation in Kansas City US$ 141,500 04
2. Burlington, Vermont Sports & Recreation in Burlington, Vermont US$ 102,500 02
3. Austin Sports & Recreation in Austin US$ 91,000 02
4. Nashville Sports & Recreation in Nashville US$ 80,175 02
5. Dallas Sports & Recreation in Dallas US$ 67,000 03
6. San Diego Sports & Recreation in San Diego US$ 66,666 03
7. Los Angeles Sports & Recreation in Los Angeles US$ 57,000 05
8. Buffalo, United States Sports & Recreation in Buffalo, United States US$ 55,000 02
9. New York City Sports & Recreation in New York City US$ 51,250 04
10. San Francisco Sports & Recreation in San Francisco US$ 48,000 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    SPORTS & RECREATION

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia Sports & Recreation in Australia US$ 64,650 AU$ 73,076 11
2. United States United States US$ 58,147 US$ 58,147 85
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom Sports & Recreation in United Kingdom US$ 51,359 GBP 35,516 26
4. Canada Canada Sports & Recreation in Canada US$ 41,518 CA$ 45,335 27
5. China China Sports & Recreation in China US$ 27,337 CNY 171,360 10
6. India India Sports & Recreation in India US$ 11,145 INR 668,777 09

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(11/11)  DIRECTOR OF SPORT


 Posted: 08 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Manage relationships with natuonal and international governing bodies."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 135,000


(10/11)  ASSISTANT GM OF BASEBALL OPERATIONS


 Posted: 13 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Managing contracts, evaluating players, keeping stats, budgeting."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 200,000


(9/11)  ATHLETICS COACH


 Posted: 27 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Coach youth and professional sports."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,000


(8/11)  NBA PLAYER


 Posted: 22 May 2019

Some College, 8-12 years: "I play for the Golden State Warriors."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 300,000


(7/11)  SENIOR MANAGER


 Posted: 09 May 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Sports Management."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 120,000


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(6/11)  GYMNASTICS COACH


 Posted: 05 Dec 2018

Some College, 2-4 years: "I coach children."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 5,000


(5/11)  PILATES INSTRUCTOR


 Posted: 13 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Teaching individual and classes in Pilates disciplines."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 55,000


(4/11)  MARTIAL ARTS INSTRUCTOR


 Posted: 19 Jan 2018

Some College, 4-8 years: "Teaching martial arts to people."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 25,000


(3/11)  CFL1 TRAINER


 Posted: 13 Nov 2017

Some College, 2-4 years: "Coach Group Classes, instruct introductory classes as well."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000


(2/11)  ASSISTANT COACH


 Posted: 13 Oct 2017

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Recruit potential student athletes that will come and run and throw and jump for our school."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 34,000


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(1/11)  FITNESS CENTER MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Manage a corporate fitness center and create health and wellness programs for members."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 65,000


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