Average Gym Manager Salary

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The average salary for a Gym Manager is $34,328.
MEDIAN $34,328
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$24k - $51k
$400 - $9k
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$98 - $148k
$203 - $6k
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$21k - $49k

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Job Description for Gym Manager

Gym Manager Tasks
  • Manage budget to maximize profits, overseeing the payroll and department expenditures.
  • Meet with gym staff and owner to facilitate communication of objectives, needs, and concerns.
  • Direct all aspects of the gym, including membership, front desk, facility maintenance, classes, and programs.
  • Set short and long term goals, plan future improvements and expansion.
  • Maintain a positive relationship between customers and the fitness club through effective communication and outreach.

Job Satisfaction for Gym Manager

4 out of 5
Highly Satisfied

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Gym Manager
Marketing Manager
Office Manager
Customer Service Team Leader
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Gym Manager

Skills in Operations Management, Customer Service, Sales Management and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Crossfit Coaching.

Pay by Experience Level for Gym Manager

An entry-level Gym Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $30,143 based on 12 salaries. An early career Gym Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $31,729 based on 146 salaries. A mid-career Gym Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $37,111 based on 70 salaries. An experienced Gym Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,544 based on 33 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $48,199.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Gym Manager in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 33.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Columbus, Ohio (16.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (6.2% less).

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