Fitness Director Salary

A Fitness Director earns an average salary of $41,104 per year.

$25,816 - $61,783
$26K
$41K
$62K
MEDIAN: $40,669
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50%
90%

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$12.10 - $28.59
$12
$18
$29
MEDIAN: $18.06
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$0$64K
Salary $25,816 - $61,783
Bonus $578 - $12,365
Profit Sharing $2,200
Commission $15,000
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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$28,138 - $64,443
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 120
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $12.10 - $28.59
Overtime $24.42
Annual Data $0$64K
Bonus $578 - $12,365
Commission $15,000
Profit Sharing $2,200
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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$28,138 - $64,443
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

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Job Description for Fitness Director

Fitness directors are typically responsible for leading team of fitness and personal trainers and overseeing the facility's daily operations. Other tasks include auditing fitness programs for maximum effectiveness and scheduling shifts and tasks for employees.

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Fitness Director Tasks

  • Develop, control and evaluate the fitness area budget, statistics, schedules and programs as well as purchase equipment.
  • Assist with facility management and supervision duties.
  • Ensure quality member service by identifying the needs and wants of members and participants as priority and respond to their concerns.
  • Teach fitness classes and substitute for absent instructors.
  • Recruit, supervise and train group fitness instructors, including volunteers, and conduct class observations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Fitness Director

Pay by Experience for a Fitness Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Fitness Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 61 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Fitness Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Fitness Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 45 salaries. A Fitness Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 18 salaries.

Fitness Director Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Fitness Director?

Fitness Director in Fort Lauderdale:
"Be patient."
Be prepared to handle all aspects of the business and spend little time hands on working in fitness. People management and problem solving with regard to customers, staff, building problems and working with little budget.

Fitness Director in Spokane:
Pros: The people that work for me and my clientele.
Cons: Lack of freedom with expenses and budgeting.

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Key Stats for Fitness Director

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Fitness Director Salaries

Late-Career
▲23%

Experienced
▲15%

National Average
$42,000

▼4%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Skills That Affect Fitness Director Salaries

Budget Management
▲8%


Training Program Development
▲3%

National Average
$42,000

Operations Management
▼1%

Personal Trainer
▼6%

Program Management
▼10%

Training
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 29%
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