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Director, Fitness & Wellness Salary

Earnings for Directors of Fitness & Wellness in the United States come in at around $44K per year on average. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction for Directors of Fitness & Wellness is high. The majority of Directors of Fitness & Wellness (63 percent) who took the survey are women. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$31,185 - $67,382
(Median)
$31K
$44K
$67K
MEDIAN: $44,167
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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
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$31,185 - $67,382  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,101  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,453 - $69,696  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 77

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Job Description for Director, Fitness & Wellness

  • Hire, train, and supervise staff and trainers, and coordinate staff schedules and tasks.
  • Design and carry out fitness and wellness programs tailored to the needs of fitness center customers.
  • Handle administrative duties and manage the budget, payroll, and membership fees.
  • Manage the daily operation of programs and activities at a fitness center.
  • Determine fitness center equipment requirements and oversee maintenance of equipment and the facilities.

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Pay by Experience Level for Director, Fitness & Wellness

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $35K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $49K. Directors of Fitness & Wellness who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $56K. Survey participants with more than two decades under their belts actually report earning less than people with less experience; the former take home only $55K on average.

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Experience Affects Director, Fitness & Wellness Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 25%

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$45,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 4%