Average Girls Basketball Coach Salary
$41,000 yearly
$14.64 hourly
Updated July 28, 2021
$25,000
10 %
$41,000
Median
$68,000
90 %
Girls basketball coaches in the United States make an average salary of $41,973 per year or $20.18 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $25,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $68,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Minnesota, New York, Wyoming, Rhode Island, and Hawaii provide the highest girls basketball coach salaries.

Average Girls Basketball Coach Salary By State

The darker areas on the map show where girls basketball coaches earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Girls Basketball Coach average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
Alabama
$36,231
$36,231
$17.42
$17.42
Alaska
Alaska
$49,102
$49,102
$23.61
$23.61
Arizona
Arizona
$42,018
$42,018
$20.20
$20.20
Arkansas
Arkansas
$38,211
$38,211
$18.37
$18.37
California
California
$46,909
$46,909
$22.55
$22.55
Colorado
Colorado
$39,673
$39,673
$19.07
$19.07
Connecticut
Connecticut
$35,201
$35,201
$16.92
$16.92
Delaware
Delaware
$32,927
$32,927
$15.83
$15.83
District of Columbia
District of Columbia
$44,960
$44,960
$21.62
$21.62
Florida
Florida
$38,823
$38,823
$18.66
$18.66
Georgia
Georgia
$35,950
$35,950
$17.28
$17.28
Hawaii
Hawaii
$49,995
$49,995
$24.04
$24.04
Idaho
Idaho
$35,560
$35,560
$17.10
$17.10
Illinois
Illinois
$39,648
$39,648
$19.06
$19.06
Indiana
Indiana
$36,703
$36,703
$17.65
$17.65
Iowa
Iowa
$32,460
$32,460
$15.61
$15.61
Kansas
Kansas
$29,652
$29,652
$14.26
$14.26
Kentucky
Kentucky
$29,337
$29,337
$14.10
$14.10
Louisiana
Louisiana
$34,971
$34,971
$16.81
$16.81
Maine
Maine
$32,475
$32,475
$15.61
$15.61
Maryland
Maryland
$37,524
$37,524
$18.04
$18.04
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
$44,250
$44,250
$21.27
$21.27
Michigan
Michigan
$41,449
$41,449
$19.93
$19.93
Minnesota
Minnesota
$53,384
$53,384
$25.67
$25.67
Mississippi
Mississippi
$43,828
$43,828
$21.07
$21.07
Missouri
Missouri
$35,693
$35,693
$17.16
$17.16
Montana
Montana
$32,122
$32,122
$15.44
$15.44
Nebraska
Nebraska
$38,846
$38,846
$18.68
$18.68
Nevada
Nevada
$35,534
$35,534
$17.08
$17.08
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
$32,098
$32,098
$15.43
$15.43
New Jersey
New Jersey
$46,889
$46,889
$22.54
$22.54
New Mexico
New Mexico
$38,450
$38,450
$18.49
$18.49
New York
New York
$52,848
$52,848
$25.41
$25.41
North Carolina
North Carolina
$35,691
$35,691
$17.16
$17.16
North Dakota
North Dakota
$43,388
$43,388
$20.86
$20.86
Ohio
Ohio
$28,869
$28,869
$13.88
$13.88
Oklahoma
Oklahoma
$38,125
$38,125
$18.33
$18.33
Oregon
Oregon
$41,819
$41,819
$20.11
$20.11
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
$40,297
$40,297
$19.37
$19.37
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
$50,724
$50,724
$24.39
$24.39
South Carolina
South Carolina
$39,595
$39,595
$19.04
$19.04
South Dakota
South Dakota
$28,814
$28,814
$13.85
$13.85
Tennessee
Tennessee
$34,760
$34,760
$16.71
$16.71
Texas
Texas
$39,490
$39,490
$18.99
$18.99
Utah
Utah
$34,256
$34,256
$16.47
$16.47
Vermont
Vermont
$37,623
$37,623
$18.09
$18.09
Virginia
Virginia
$35,545
$35,545
$17.09
$17.09
Washington
Washington
$40,664
$40,664
$19.55
$19.55
West Virginia
West Virginia
$43,728
$43,728
$21.02
$21.02
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
$33,608
$33,608
$16.16
$16.16
Wyoming
Wyoming
$51,132
$51,132
$24.58
$24.58

Highest Paying Cities For Girls Basketball Coach

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Rocklin, CA
Rocklin, CA
$49,981
$49,981
$24.03
$24.03
Surprise, AZ
Surprise, AZ
$42,324
$42,324
$20.35
$20.35
Danbury, CT
Danbury, CT
$34,967
$34,967
$16.81
$16.81
Paradise, NV
Paradise, NV
$34,836
$34,836
$16.75
$16.75
Idaho Falls, ID
Idaho Falls, ID
$33,991
$33,991
$16.34
$16.34

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Location

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Coach

    Avg. salary: $47,564

    The main responsibility of a coach is to motivate an individual or an entire team. Coaches are focused on improving the performance and skills of athletes by conducting training sessions, coordinating practice drills, and providing guidance. Their work is conducted both on and off the field - not only while an athletic event is in session. Coaches are sometimes tasked with recruitment activities in order to fill a team's roster to help them succeed. Other duties of a coach include fundraising, overseeing facilities, and promoting a safe environment.
    10,236 Coach Jobs
    Soccer Coach

    Avg. salary: $44,767

    A soccer coach manages a team of players, guiding and providing them with strategies to win as a team. Moreover, a soccer coach is primarily responsible for developing programs and plans that will help players better understand and appreciate the game, facilitate training and practice sessions to sharpen their skills and discipline, and emphasize the value of teamwork and sportsmanship. Furthermore, they closely watch the game to identify areas that need improvement, evaluate players' progress as a team and individuals, and maintain a safe and healthy environment for everyone.
    9,018 Soccer Coach Jobs
    Head Coach

    Avg. salary: $46,453

    A head coach is responsible for managing teams, monitoring each player's performance, conditioning the team's skills by conducting training sessions, and encouraging the trainees to reach their full potential. Head coaches assess the team's coordination during training or a game, adjusting strategies and improving techniques as needed. A head coach evaluates the team's strengths and weaknesses while educating them on the proper sports ethic. A head coach must have strong leadership and organizational skills to develop plans and reach set goals.
    12,833 Head Coach Jobs
    Swim Coach

    Avg. salary: $25,664

    A swim coach is someone who teaches and trains people how to swim. A swim coach provides tips and techniques for people to follow if they want to learn how to swim. Demand for swimming teachers is growing, especially during summer where people travel to the beach and resorts to enjoy their vacations. A swim coach should know how to determine a student's skill, provide suitable teaching methods, and enhance the student's current swimming skill through specialized and customized swimming lessons.
    9,521 Swim Coach Jobs
    High School Coach

    Avg. salary: $44,883

    High school coaches are often fondly remembered by student athletes long after they have left high school. A high school coach's primary job is to improve the performance of high school athletes by motivating and instructing. Coaches should be well educated in the sport they teach, and they should be able to communicate their ideas to their athletes in an easily understandable way. They must be committed to the student community.
    20,842 High School Coach Jobs
    Life Coach

    Avg. salary: $38,104

    A Life Coach specializes in presenting techniques and mental roadmaps to help clients progress towards their short and long-term goals in various aspects of life. Their responsibilities include facilitating discussions in a one-on-one or group setting, identifying the clients' needs, developing action plans and other strategies to reach goals, and encouraging the clients' progress. A Life Coach may also create various projects and programs to help clients navigate through multiple paths and obstacles, providing support along the way.
    13,047 Life Coach Jobs

    Which Companies Pay Girls Basketball Coaches The Most?

    To earn a high income as a girls basketball coach, working for Brillion High School or Saratoga might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Paradise Entertainment and Clear Lake School District report highly competitive wages for girls basketball coaches.
    Company

    Recently Added Girls Basketball Coach Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Litchfield Public Schools
    Litchfield Public Schools
    Girls JV Basketball Coach
    Girls JV Basketball Coach
    Girls JV Basketball Coach
    Litchfield, MN
    Litchfield, MN
    06/21/2021
    06/21/2021
    $57,984
    $57,984
    06/21/2021
    Weld Re-4 School District
    Weld Re-4 School District
    Assistant Girls Basketball Coach
    Assistant Girls Basketball Coach
    Assistant Girls Basketball Coach
    Windsor, CO
    Windsor, CO
    06/17/2021
    06/17/2021
    $41,856
    $41,856
    06/17/2021
    Platte Canyon District
    Platte Canyon District
    Assistant Girls Basketball Coach
    Assistant Girls Basketball Coach
    Assistant Girls Basketball Coach
    Boone, CO
    Boone, CO
    06/11/2021
    06/11/2021
    $96,002
    $96,002
    06/11/2021
    Girls Basketball Coaches-Middle School
    Girls Basketball Coaches-Middle School
    Perry, OH
    Perry, OH
    05/27/2021
    05/27/2021
    $30,960
    $30,960
    05/27/2021
    Dysart Unified School District
    Dysart Unified School District
    SY Freshman Girls Basketball Coach (Wchs)
    SY Freshman Girls Basketball Coach (Wchs)
    SY Freshman Girls Basketball Coach (Wchs)
    Surprise, AZ
    Surprise, AZ
    05/27/2021
    05/27/2021
    $24,504
    $24,504
    05/27/2021
    North Plainfield School District
    North Plainfield School District
    Girls Basketball Head Coach
    Girls Basketball Head Coach
    Girls Basketball Head Coach
    North Plainfield, NJ
    North Plainfield, NJ
    03/26/2021
    03/26/2021
    $109,752
    $109,752
    03/26/2021
    San Dieguito Union High School District
    San Dieguito Union High School District
    Girls Basketball Junior Varsity Head Coach Tphs
    Girls Basketball Junior Varsity Head Coach Tphs
    Girls Basketball Junior Varsity Head Coach Tphs
    Encinitas, CA
    Encinitas, CA
    01/30/2021
    01/30/2021
    $37,980
    $37,980
    01/30/2021
    Upland Unified
    Upland Unified
    Coach-Girls Varsity Tennis
    Coach-Girls Varsity Tennis
    Coach-Girls Varsity Tennis
    Upland, CA
    Upland, CA
    01/29/2021
    01/29/2021
    $53,487
    $53,487
    01/29/2021
    Freshman Girls' Basketball Coach
    Freshman Girls' Basketball Coach
    South Windsor, CT
    South Windsor, CT
    01/29/2021
    01/29/2021
    $68,988
    $68,988
    01/29/2021
    Fillmore Unified School District
    Fillmore Unified School District
    Girls Basketball Assistant Coach-Fillmore High School
    Girls Basketball Assistant Coach-Fillmore High School
    Girls Basketball Assistant Coach-Fillmore High School
    Fillmore, CA
    Fillmore, CA
    01/28/2021
    01/28/2021
    $32,784
    $32,784
    01/28/2021

    Average Girls Basketball Coach Salary by Demographic

    Girls Basketball Coach Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $43,235
    female-income
    Female Income
    $41,348
    Median Girls Basketball Coach Income by Race
    Black or african american girls basketball coaches have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Unknown girls basketball coaches have the lowest average salary at $41,061.
    $45,000
    $44,000
    $43,000
    $42,000
    $41,000
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Unknown
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    White$41,762
    Black or African American$43,098
    Asian$42,843
    Unknown$41,061
    Hispanic or Latino$42,694
    Average Girls Basketball Coach Salary by Education Level
    Girls basketball coaches with a Doctorate degree earn more than those without, at $50,574 annually. With a Masters degree, girls basketball coaches earn a median annual income of $45,212 compared to $43,235 for girls basketball coaches with an Bachelors degree.
    $52,000
    $48,000
    $44,000
    $40,000
    $36,000
    $32,000
    High School Diploma or Less
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Master's Degree
    Doctorate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    High School Diploma or Less$35,203
    Some College/ Associate Degree$40,746
    Bachelor's Degree$43,235
    Master's Degree$45,212
    Doctorate Degree$50,574