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Fitness Trainer Salary

A Fitness Trainer earns an average wage of $14.96 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.
$19,901 - $66,466
(Median)
$20K
$34K
$66K
MEDIAN: $34,387
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$9.13 - $29.90
(Median)
$9
$15
$30
MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$19,901 - $66,466  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,163  
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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$19,581 - $63,253  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 44
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.13 - $29.90  
   
Overtime
$1.29 - $25.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,163  
   
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).
)
$19,581 - $63,253  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 96
United States (change)

Job Description for Fitness Trainer

  • Ensure a safe class environment, informing participants of safety rules and monitoring participants throughout the class.
  • Help participants tailor the class workout to their individual abilities.
  • Plan and lead sessions of fitness classes, teaching participants how to properly perform exercises and use equipment.
  • Make sure equipment is working properly and facilities are clean.

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Experience Affects Fitness Trainer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 33%

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$33,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 48% dental benefits Dental: 34%
vision benefits Vision: 28% employee benefits None: 52%