A Health and Wellness Coordinator provides a wide variety of health-related programs and services. They perform administrative duties and the management and training of staff of wellness specialists, health educators, or fitness instructors. A health and wellness coordinator earns an average salary of $41,000 annually or $20 per hour.
A health and wellness coordinator primarily ensures that clients are satisfied by developing programs that meet their health and wellness needs. They look at health issues facing the people they are working with and figure out solutions. They are also responsible for hiring staff, and due to the nature of the job, their listening, motivational, and communication skills have to be exceptional.
Health and Wellness Coordinators mostly hold a bachelor's degree in kinesiology, nursing, or a related field. Although, earning a master's degree can prove advantageous in some areas. Employers prefer to hire candidates with good customer service relationships and the ability to teach others effectively.