Personal Trainer salary in United States
How much does a Personal Trainer make in the United States?
Average base salary
Most common benefits
The average salary for a personal trainer is $26.39 per hour in the United States. 21.2k salaries reported, updated at May 13, 2022.
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Most common benefits for Personal Trainers
- 401(k) matching
- AD&D insurance
- Continuing education credits
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Gym membership
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Opportunities for advancement
- Paid time off
- Paid training
- Parental leave
- Professional development assistance
- Referral program
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
- Wellness program
Salary satisfactionBased on 6,097 ratings
37% of Personal Trainers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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Common questions about salaries for a Personal Trainer
How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a personal trainer?
If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a personal trainer, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.
How can personal trainers increase their salary?
Certification is the first place to start. From there, finding the right setting in your area where personal trainers are in high demand is a good way to increase your salary. Premium facilities with more luxurious amenities typically provide a higher paying clientele, as does getting into performance client (athlete) training.