Average Personal Trainer Hourly Pay in Australia

AU$28.83
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AU$1,032
Bonus
AU$9,750
Commission
AU$50
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Personal Trainer in Australia is AU$28.83.
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AU$19.95
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Hourly Rate
AU$20 - AU$70
Bonus
AU$203 - AU$19,727
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$50
Commission
AU$0 - AU$9,750
Total Pay
AU$39,561 - AU$128,514

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Job Description for Personal Trainer

Personal Trainer Tasks
  • Design individualized training programs for clients.
  • Ensure safe and effective equipment use.
  • Develop rapport with clients to maintain a consistent customer base.
  • Provide client fitness evaluations and assessments.

Popular Employer Salaries for Personal Trainer

The top respondents for the job title Personal Trainer are from the companies Fitness First, Anytime Fitness, Inc. and Fernwood. Reported salaries are highest at Fitness First where the average pay is AU$67.50. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Fitness First Health Clubs, earning around AU$37.50. Anytime Fitness, Inc. pays the lowest at around AU$25.28. YMCA also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying AU$28.97.

Career Paths

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Personal Trainer
Gym Manager
Exercise Physiologist
Fitness Instructor
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Personal Trainer

Skills in Weight Loss/Weight Management, Training, Rehabilitation, Health and Wellness and Training Program Development are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Personal Trainer

An entry-level Personal Trainer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$25.83 based on 61 salaries. An early career Personal Trainer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$28.04 based on 429 salaries. A mid-career Personal Trainer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$30.22 based on 159 salaries. An experienced Personal Trainer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$32.48 based on 80 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$65.
Employees with Personal Trainer in their job title in Melbourne, Victoria earn an average of 5.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (4.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Perth, Western Australia (7.9% less), Adelaide, South Australia (6.7% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (6.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 748 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.2%
Early Career
57.4%
Mid Career
21.3%
Experienced
10.7%
Late Career
2.5%