How Much Does a Life Coach Earn?
Life coaches’ primary motivation in doing their job is not the salary that they get from the job. Although not a primary motivation, he need to think of a salary in order to live. This is why, like any career, it is important to know how much we are going to earn in order to keep up with our way of life.
When it comes to being a life coach, most of them do not work for a company or a boss, but majority of coaches are self-employed. Being self-employed allows you to determine what your wages and fees are. Per session, life coaches can charge you anywhere from over a hundred dollars to over a thousand dollars. The amount that a life coach charges depends on his experience, reputation, and his coaching type. If a life coach has attained a status from many years of experience and a good reputation, then expect him to charge a higher fee.
There are many things that a life coach should include in the fee that he will charge. Consultation, preparation, follow-up, and time used to get to know the client are also charged by your life coach aside from the charges for the sessions. One-on-one sessions have higher charges than the group sessions.
IF a life coach has a website, you won’t usually find charges published in the site. If a life coach charges high, the tendency for clients is to be scared to hire that coach. On the other hand, if they see that your fees is a lot lower, they might think that the quality of your coaching is also lower. Life coaches usually discuss fees during consultation or over the phone.
One of the great struggles of life coaches is charging their clients, fees. They feel bad charging high fees, as though their services are not worth it. If you pay money to a life coach, that month was wroth everything you got from a life coach. Life coaches perform valuable service that is well worth the fees. If a life coach realizes this, his business will be better off.
Below is some advice on how to boost your salary. Below are some tips to boost your salary if you feel that you salary now is lower that what you deserve.
Try coaching in groups since one on one session are very time consuming. Group sessions are more effective when it comes to time. Groups sessions need less time and you can earn more money than you can with one-on-one sessions.
Boosting your salary can be done by coaching corporations. Corporations can easily pay for coaching sessions. Many corporations are interested in hiring certified life coaches.
There are many other ways that you can earn as a life coach. Writing books or e-books, holding workshops and seminars, and speaking at public events are other things that life coaches can do.