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How much does a Fitness Trainer make in the United States?

Average Fitness Trainer Hourly Wage in the United States

Fitness Trainers earn a median hourly wage of $18.34. Hourly wages typically start from $9.21 and go up to $35.09.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Fitness Trainer Yearly Salary in the United States

Fitness Trainers earn a median salary of $38,160 per year. Salaries typically start from $19,150 and go up to $72,980.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

25%
Full-Time
75%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.8
SCORE
551
RATINGS
Fitness Trainers average a score of 2.8 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Fitness Trainers in the 23th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Fitness Trainer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Fitness Trainer Earnings

The highest earning Fitness Trainers in the United States earn:

$35.09
an hour
$72,980
per year
Senior Fitness Trainer Earnings

Senior Fitness Trainers in the United States earn:

$26.45
an hour
$55,010
per year
Experienced Fitness Trainer Earnings

Experienced Fitness Trainers in the United States earn:

$18.34
an hour
$38,160
per year
Junior Fitness Trainer Earnings

Junior Fitness Trainers in the United States earn:

$11.60
an hour
$24,120
per year
Starting Fitness Trainer Earnings

Starting Fitness Trainers in the United States earn:

$9.21
an hour
$19,150
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Fitness Trainer salary comparison

Fitness Trainers earn less than 60% percent of Sports & Fitness careers. Fitness Trainer salaries are in the bottom 68% of all careers in the United States.

Fitness and Wellness Coordinator Salary $78k
Physical Education Teacher Salary $59k
Athlete Salary $47k
Exercise Physiologist Salary $47k
Athletic Trainer Salary $45k
Fitness Trainer Salary $38k
Sports Scout Salary $31k
Sports Referee Salary $25k
Sports Writer Salary $22k
Source:

Historical salary for Fitness Trainers in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Fitness Trainer salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Fitness Trainer Salary in New York $27.75 $57,710 # 1
Fitness Trainer Salary in District of Columbia $23.88 $49,670 # 2
Fitness Trainer Salary in Massachusetts $22.78 $47,390 # 3
Fitness Trainer Salary in New Jersey $24.65 $51,260 # 4
Fitness Trainer Salary in California $22.27 $46,310 # 5
Fitness Trainer Salary in Maryland $19.08 $39,690 # 6
Fitness Trainer Salary in Washington $20.55 $42,740 # 7
Fitness Trainer Salary in Hawaii $21.36 $44,420 # 8
Fitness Trainer Salary in Colorado $19.93 $41,460 # 9
Fitness Trainer Salary in Illinois $17.83 $37,100 # 10
Fitness Trainer Salary in Rhode Island $20.27 $42,150 # 11
Fitness Trainer Salary in Connecticut $20.32 $42,270 # 12
Fitness Trainer Salary in Texas $20.25 $42,120 # 13
Fitness Trainer Salary in New Mexico $18.72 $38,930 # 14
Fitness Trainer Salary in Alaska $18.87 $39,260 # 15
Fitness Trainer Salary in Georgia $18.74 $38,970 # 16
Fitness Trainer Salary in Arizona $19.41 $40,370 # 17
Fitness Trainer Salary in Virginia $18.69 $38,880 # 18
Fitness Trainer Salary in Vermont $18.84 $39,190 # 19
Fitness Trainer Salary in Minnesota $17.80 $37,020 # 20
Fitness Trainer Salary in Utah $17.12 $35,600 # 21
Fitness Trainer Salary in Oregon $16.78 $34,900 # 22
Fitness Trainer Salary in Maine $15.97 $33,210 # 23
Fitness Trainer Salary in Florida $16.80 $34,940 # 24
Fitness Trainer Salary in Missouri $16.07 $33,420 # 25
Fitness Trainer Salary in Nevada $15.84 $32,940 # 26
Fitness Trainer Salary in Tennessee $16.71 $34,750 # 27
Fitness Trainer Salary in North Carolina $17.08 $35,520 # 28
Fitness Trainer Salary in Kentucky $16.85 $35,050 # 29
Fitness Trainer Salary in Delaware $15.69 $32,640 # 30
Fitness Trainer Salary in Oklahoma $16.85 $35,040 # 31
Fitness Trainer Salary in Pennsylvania $15.38 $31,990 # 32
Fitness Trainer Salary in Nebraska $14.76 $30,690 # 33
Fitness Trainer Salary in Montana $15.90 $33,060 # 34
Fitness Trainer Salary in Alabama $17.21 $35,790 # 35
Fitness Trainer Salary in Kansas $14.39 $29,930 # 36
Fitness Trainer Salary in South Carolina $16.71 $34,760 # 37
Fitness Trainer Salary in New Hampshire $14.41 $29,980 # 38
Fitness Trainer Salary in Mississippi $14.17 $29,480 # 39
Fitness Trainer Salary in Michigan $14.31 $29,760 # 40
Fitness Trainer Salary in Wisconsin $13.76 $28,610 # 41
Fitness Trainer Salary in Indiana $13.86 $28,830 # 42
Fitness Trainer Salary in Wyoming $15.21 $31,640 # 43
Fitness Trainer Salary in Arkansas $13.22 $27,490 # 44
Fitness Trainer Salary in Idaho $13.52 $28,120 # 45
Fitness Trainer Salary in Iowa $13.66 $28,420 # 46
Fitness Trainer Salary in South Dakota $13.16 $27,380 # 47
Fitness Trainer Salary in North Dakota $13.76 $28,610 # 48
Fitness Trainer Salary in Ohio $11.57 $24,070 # 49
Fitness Trainer Salary in West Virginia $10.92 $22,710 # 50
Fitness Trainer Salary in Louisiana $10.66 $22,160 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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