How much does a Personal Trainer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Personal Trainer in the United States is $30 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $21 and $36. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Personal Trainer

Personal Trainer is 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. Being a Personal Trainer offers guidance and support to clients in order to achieve their goals. Requires a high school diploma. Additionally, Personal Trainer may require a Personal Trainer certification. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Personal Trainer typically requires 3-5 years of related experience. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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