When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($85K per year) can be spotted in Denver, Colo.; the company's headquarter city of Chanhassen, Minn. (about $72K), Minneapolis, Minn. (approximately $63K), and Houston, Texas ($46K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $35K) is Chicago, Ill. By state, Life Time Fitness, Inc. pays its Colorado employees the most; the pay rate there is around $73K annually.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Life Time Fitness, Inc. for between five and 10 years earn about $46K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (35 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of approximately $47K annually.
The highest paychecks go to Member Services Managers, who earn $45K per year on average, closely trailed by Personal Trainers (around $42K) and Massage Therapists ($26K).
Certifications and Degrees
Personal Trainers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $43K annually. It pays to have a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) at Life Time Fitness, Inc. — these employees make the most at $74K per year.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Budget Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of about $96K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is People Management; slightly less than a fifth deem it necessary for work. Three more common skills are Weight Loss/Weight Management, Customer Service, and Customer Relations.
Benefits and Perks
The company pays out both vacation time and sick leave for only one in five workers. The larger part of respondents take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Life Time Fitness, Inc. sponsors. Perks cover health insurance for a solid majority of respondents and dental coverage for a majority of survey participants. The list of perks also includes gym membership, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.