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Coaches and Scouts

in Massachusetts

Instruct or coach groups or individuals in the fundamentals of sports. Demonstrate techniques and methods of participation. May evaluate athletes' strengths and weaknesses as possible recruits or to improve the athletes' technique to prepare them for competition. Those required to hold teaching degrees should be reported in the appropriate teaching category. Excludes "Athletic Trainers" (29-9091).

Occupation Projection for Coaches and Scouts

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
272022  Coaches and Scouts 8,304 9,544 1,240 14.93 % 498 673 124 1,295 Bachelor's degree 

Coaches and Scouts Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2018
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Educational Services    4,680  56 % 5,580  58 % 900  19 % $49,780
Educational Services    4,680  56 % 5,580  58 % 900  19 % $49,780
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries    1,970  24 % 2,170  23 % 200  10 % $54,560
Other Services (except Government)    470  6 % 480  5 % 10  2 % $37,330
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Org    470  6 % 480  5 % 10  2 % $37,330
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries    170  2 % 190  2 % 20  10 % $63,260
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