The average hourly salary of a certified life coach is $35, and it ranges between $11.55 and $123.36, depending on experience and skills. Life coaches can earn up to $5,034 on a yearly basis as bonuses, as of 2015.
Experience has the biggest impact on the salary, allowing life coaches with more than 20 years of experience in the field to earn almost twice as much when compared to the national average of $51,000 per year. On the other end of the scale, life coaches with up to 5 years of experience earn eight percent less relative to the national average. Life coaches with strong leadership and counseling skills earn up to 17 percent more.