Browse Average Salary Ranges for Sports and Recreation Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Sports and Recreation? There are 69 jobs in Sports and Recreation category. Average salaries can vary and range from $41,039 to $115,626. Salary ranges can differ significantly depending on the job, industry, location, required experience, specific skills, education, and other factors... Salaries listed below are U.S. national averages data from October 30, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAssistant Athletic Director - Academic Compliance Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$79,918  
100.00%
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Manages academic counseling unit for a university/college's athletic program. Ensures compliance with NCAA and conference rules and regulations regarding academics. Advises athletes on academic decisi More

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Student Athletics Academic Advising Manager
Job TitleAssistant Athletic Director - Compliance Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$71,117  
88.99%
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Maintains institutional control of the compliance system for a university/college's athletic program. Develops procedures and policies to monitor and ensure compliance with all NCAA and conference rul More

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NCAA Athletic Compliance Manager
Job TitleAssistant Coach (Major Sport) Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$53,393  
66.81%
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Coaches and demonstrates athletic team with skills, techniques, and strategies for maximum athletic performance. Analyzes player performance to determine improvement plan for the group or individual p More

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College Assistant Coach (Major Sport)
University Assistant Coach (Major Sport)
Assistant Coach (Major Sport) - Higher Ed.
Job TitleAssistant Coach (Major Sport) - Higher Ed. Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$53,400  
66.82%
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Coaches and demonstrates athletic team with skills, techniques, and strategies for maximum athletic performance. Analyzes player performance to determine improvement plan for the group or individual p More

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Assistant Coach (Major Sport)
College Assistant Coach (Major Sport)
University Assistant Coach (Major Sport)
Job TitleCampus Recreation and Wellness Programs Director Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$70,800  
88.59%
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Manages operations of all non-varsity and club (intramural) sports program. Monitors funds and scheduling and oversees recreation facilities. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head More

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Campus Recreation Director
Job TitleCampus Recreation Director Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$70,790  
88.58%
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Manages operations of all non-varsity and club (intramural) sports program. Monitors funds and scheduling and oversees recreation facilities. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head More

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Campus Recreation and Wellness Programs Director
Job TitleCollege Assistant Coach (Major Sport) Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$53,400  
66.82%
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Coaches and demonstrates athletic team with skills, techniques, and strategies for maximum athletic performance. Analyzes player performance to determine improvement plan for the group or individual p More

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Assistant Coach (Major Sport)
University Assistant Coach (Major Sport)
Assistant Coach (Major Sport) - Higher Ed.
Job TitleCollege Head Athletic Trainer Experience5 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$60,500  
75.70%
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Plans and directs the athletic training program. Oversees the training room and supervises a team of physical therapists. Coordinates medical coverage at sporting events. Requires a master's degree. T More

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Head Athletic Trainer - Higher Ed.
University Head Athletic Trainer
Job TitleCollege Head Coach (Major Sport) Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$78,100  
97.72%
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Oversees all activities of a major athletic team. Plans and directs training of student athletes, and assesses individuals' abilities and skill level to determine appropriate team position. Analyzing More

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Head Coach (Major Sport)
University Head Coach (Major Sport)
Head Coach (Major Sport) - Higher Ed.
Job TitleCollege Head Coach (Minor Sport) Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$57,000  
71.32%
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Oversees all activities of a minor athletic team. Plans and directs training of student athletes, and assesses individuals' abilities and skill level to determine appropriate team position. Analyzes o More

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Head Coach (Minor Sport)
Head Coach (Minor Sport) - Higher Ed.
University Head Coach (Minor Sport)

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