The average hourly pay for a Fitness Instructor in South Africa is R50.86.
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Job Description for Fitness Instructor
A fitness instructor uses safe and proven training methods help individuals reach their fitness goals. The individual should be able to adapt their training programs to meet the different and varied needs of each client. In addition to having the motivation and enthusiasm to help the client reach their goals, the trainer should also have a large, relevant technical background. This background should include knowledge of a wide variety of exercises that target each individual muscle and muscle gr…Read more
Fitness Instructor 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.
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Pay by Experience Level for Fitness Instructor
An entry-level Fitness Instructor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R50.87 based on 13 salaries. An early career Fitness Instructor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R48.80 based on 75 salaries. A mid-career Fitness Instructor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R80.00 based on 11 salaries.
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