Fitness Club Manager Salary

Fitness Club Managers aren't exactly in the most profitable line of business; these folks earn a belt-tightening average of $35K annually. Job satisfaction for Fitness Club Managers is high. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 51 percent. While a little less than half report receiving no health benefits, approximately one-half do receive medical coverage, and nearly one in three have dental, as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
Read More
$23,245 - $60,767
(Median)
$23K
$35K
$61K
MEDIAN: $34,521
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.74 - $25.15
(Median)
$9
$13
$25
MEDIAN: $13.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
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.
)
$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$23,245 - $60,767  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,123  
Commission
$1,179 - $5,087  
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).
)
$23,248 - $60,279  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 99
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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.
)
$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.74 - $25.15  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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.
)
$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,123  
   
Commission
$1,179 - $5,087  
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).
)
$23,248 - $60,279  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 27
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Fitness Club Manager

A fitness club manager oversees the operations of a fitness club. The manager makes sure that employees, such as receptionists, instructors, and personal trainers, are carrying out their duties in accordance with company policies and that they are supplying good customer service. The manager may have to carry out tasks, such as hiring, employee evaluations, and payroll.

Read More...

Fitness Club Manager Tasks

  • Meet with department heads and owner to facilitate communication of objectives, needs, and concerns.
  • Manage budget to maximize profits, overseeing the payroll and department expenditures.
  • Maintain a positive relationship between customers and the fitness club through effective communication and outreach.
  • Direct all aspects of the fitness club, including membership, front desk, facility maintenance, classes, and programs.
  • Set short and long term goals, plan future improvements and expansion.

General Manager, Fitness Club Job Listings

Search for more jobs:


Pay by Experience Level for Fitness Club Manager

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


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $33K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $41K on average — a distinctly larger sum. For Fitness Club Managers, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $47K. Fitness Club Managers with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $49K.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Fitness Club Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 42%

Experienced
up arrow 36%

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 49% dental benefits Dental: 34%
vision benefits Vision: 24% employee benefits None: 47%
ADVERTISEMENT