Teacher And Coach Statistics in the US

The average employee age for teacher and coaches is 42 years. The teacher and coach workforce reached a whopping 97,267 in 2020!

Among teacher and coaches, we discovered that 29.7% of them are women, while 66.4% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among teacher and coaches is White, which makes up 75.5% of all teacher and coaches. Comparatively, there are 10.8% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 7.6% of the Black or African American ethnicity. Teacher and coaches are also more likely to work at education companies in comparison to private companies. Taking it a step further, teacher and coaches are more likely to find a job in the education industry.

From where do we know all information about teacher and coach demographics? We analyzed 6,201 teacher and coaches resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Teacher And Coach Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as teacher and coaches. Keep reading to find out what the results for teacher and coaches were.

Teacher And Coach Gender Ratio

Among teacher and coaches, 29.7% of them are women compared to 66.4% which are men.

Job Title
  • Male, 66.4%
  • Female, 29.7%
  • Unknown, 3.9%

Teacher And Coach Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among teacher and coaches is White, which makes up 75.5% of all teacher and coaches. Comparatively, there are 10.8% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 7.6% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 75.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 10.8%
  • Black or African American, 7.6%
  • Asian, 3.7%
  • Unknown, 1.9%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.5%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Teacher And Coachs

The chart below shows that 56.0% of teacher and coaches speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 11.9% and German is the third-most popular at 3.7%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 56.0%
  • French, 11.9%
  • German, 3.7%
  • Mandarin, 3.0%
  • Russian, 3.0%
  • Other, 22.4%

Teacher And Coach Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among teacher and coaches.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Teacher And Coach Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the teacher and coach position over time.

Male
Female
46%
43%
41%
38%
36%
33%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Teacher And Coach Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of teacher and coaches changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of teacher and coaches based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Teacher And Coach

By looking over 6,201 teacher and coaches resumes, we figured out that the average teacher and coach enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 33%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Teacher And Coach Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of teacher and coach employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of teacher and coaches is 40+ years old, which represents 58% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Teacher And Coachs with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, auto collision repair instructor and automotive instructor have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Sewing Teacher6%86%
Special Education Preschool Teacher6%91%
Montessori Preschool Teacher9%90%
Teacher And Coach66%30%
Industrial Arts Teacher92%5%
Automotive Instructor92%4%
Auto Collision Repair Instructor96%4%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Auto Collision Repair Instructor
Automotive Instructor
Industrial Arts Teacher
Teacher And Coach
Montessori Preschool Teacher
Special Education Preschool Teacher
Sewing Teacher
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Teacher And Coachs with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to teacher and coaches.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Library Technician6.75%
Writing Assistant7.64%
Montessori Preschool Teacher8.29%
Home Therapy Teacher12.86%
First Grade Teacher13.03%
Teacher And Coach13.67%
Lead Instructor13.71%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Teacher And Coach?

male-income
Male Income
$54,105
female-income
Female Income
$50,589

Teacher And Coach Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and Hispanic or Latino men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$59,135
$57,144
$55,152
$53,160
$51,168
$49,177
$47,185
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Teacher And Coach Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
Bachelor's Degree$42,103
Master's Degree$53,431
Doctorate Degree$57,213

Teacher And Coach Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$61,829
$57,213
$52,598
$47,982
$43,367
$38,751
$34,136
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Teacher And Coach Heatmaps

Where Do Teacher And Coaches Earn The Most?

The map here shows where teacher and coaches earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Teacher And Coaches Located?

By looking through more than 6,201 resumes, we found that the most popular places for teacher and coaches are TX, Houston and NY, New York.

Number of Teacher And Coaches

Teacher And Coach Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ teacher and coaches. We found that the most common company type is education. In addition, the industry that employs the most teacher and coaches is the education industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire teacher and coaches.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Teacher And Coach Work In

Employees with the teacher and coach job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most teacher and coaches prefer to work at education companies over private companies.

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Education

Private

Government

Public

Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ teacher and coaches. Those industries include education, non profits and manufacturing.

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Education

Non Profits

Utilities

Manufacturing

Government

Teacher And Coach Jobs