Average Fitness Trainer Hourly Pay

$16.35
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$506
Bonus
$2,500
Commission
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The average hourly pay for a Fitness Trainer is $16.35.
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$10.87
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$16.35
90%
$44.66
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$11 - $45
Bonus
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What Do Fitness Trainers Do?

Fitness Trainer Tasks
  • 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.
  • 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.

Job Satisfaction for Fitness Trainer

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What Are Popular Skills for Fitness Trainers?

Skills in Training, Health and Wellness, Weight Loss/Weight Management, Crossfit Coaching and Sports Nutrition are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Fitness Trainers?

An entry-level Fitness Trainer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.76 based on 12 salaries. An early career Fitness Trainer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.00 based on 66 salaries. A mid-career Fitness Trainer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.57 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Fitness Trainer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $29.48 based on 21 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 134 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.0%
Early Career
49.3%
Mid Career
20.1%
Experienced
15.7%
Late Career
6.0%