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Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor
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Median Pay: $49,400
  Salary Total compensation
(includes bonus)
Most people make:
90% in this job make more than:
$24,400 $24,400
Top earners:
10% in this job make more than:
$81,200 $81,200
10-year Job Growth: 27% 
Growth in Jobs 55,453
Total openings 102,456
Career Description
Coordinates all fitness programs for a facility. Organizes and instructs exercise classes for all fitness levels. Ensures that all participants are properly trained on the use of the facility's exercise equipment. Responsible for making sure that the exercise area and equipment are safe and clean. Responsible for developing and implementing a specialized exercise regimen for a client. Ensures the fitness program meets the needs of the client and may include elements such as physical fitness, nutrition, cardiovascular training, and weight training. Offers guidance and support to clients in order to achieve their goals. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor.
Education/Experience
May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. May require a personal trainer certification.
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