Sports Development Officer

Sports Development Officers are responsible for coordinating club and athlete participation in sports programs, as well as improving the performance of individuals and teams. The average salary of a Sports Development Officer is $58,353 per annum.

As a Sports Development Officer you may be required to work flexible hours including weekends and evenings, depending on training times and when sporting events are held.

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Average salary
$58,353 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Min average salary
$52,621 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Max average salary
$64,084 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Key skills required
  • Good observation skills
  • Prepared to travel and work irregular hours
  • Good organisational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem-solving and negotiation skills
  • Good understanding of a specific sport
  • Strong interest in sport and recreation
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills


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