Average Personal Trainer Hourly Pay

C$20.91
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
C$2,200
Bonus
C$5,005
Commission
C$650
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Personal Trainer is C$20.91.
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C$13.95
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C$48.18
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MEDIAN C$20.91
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Hourly Rate
C$14 - C$48
Bonus
C$193 - C$36,766
Profit Sharing
C$0 - C$650
Commission
C$980 - C$12,289
Total Pay
C$28,920 - C$94,650

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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 Goodlife Fitness Clubs, Anytime Fitness, Inc. and Gold's Gym. Reported salaries are highest at YMCA-YWCA where the average pay is C$27.00. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Goodlife Fitness Clubs and Anytime Fitness, Inc., earning around C$20.64 and C$17.00, respectively. LA Fitness pays the lowest at around C$15.00. Gold's Gym and Goodlife also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying C$15.00 and C$15.17, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Personal Trainer

Skills in Sports Nutrition and Rehabilitation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Health and Wellness, Training and Weight Loss/Weight Management.

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 C$19.60 based on 195 salaries. An early career Personal Trainer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$20.33 based on 373 salaries. A mid-career Personal Trainer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$29.86 based on 136 salaries. An experienced Personal Trainer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$33.65 based on 79 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$40.
Employees with Personal Trainer in their job title in Ottawa, Ontario earn an average of 25.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (21.6% more) and Toronto, Ontario (17.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (9.1% less), Mississauga, Ontario (6.0% less) and Edmonton, Alberta (1.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 803 survey responses.
Entry Level
24.3%
Early Career
46.5%
Mid Career
16.9%
Experienced
9.8%
Late Career
2.5%