The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Personal Trainer at Self-Employed is $35.00.
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$52,903 - $224,827
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Job Description for Personal Trainer
Personal trainers are people who work in one-on-one situations with clients who wish to improve their physical fitness and/or athletic abilities. They may work with professional or amateur athletes to help them fine-tune their bodies, but are more often found working with non-athletes who are simply trying to get in better physical condition. Personal trainers may also individualize training procedures for each of their clients. It is important that personal trainers assess the wants and needs …Read more
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 Anytime Fitness, Inc., YMCA and LA Fitness. Reported salaries are highest at Crunch Fitness where the average pay is $25.00. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Gold's Gym and YMCA, earning around $17.74 and $17.52, respectively. Planet Fitness pays the lowest at around $12.20. LA Fitness and 24 Hour Fitness Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $13.51 and $15.35, respectively.
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Pay by Experience Level for Personal Trainer
A mid-career Personal Trainer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $30.52 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Personal Trainer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30.00 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $64.
Years of Experience
This data is based on 17 survey responses.
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