Personal Trainer

Personal Trainers design and deliver exercise programs, training and assessment for individuals and small groups in gyms, fitness centres and health clubs. The average salary of a Personal Trainer is $62,056 per annum.

As a Personal Trainer you'll work with a wide variety of people with different health and fitness goals. You may be required to work flexible hours including weekends and evenings.

Average salary
$62,056 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Min average salary
$55,316 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Max average salary
$68,796 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Job growth

Projection: 34% more Personal Trainers employed in Australia in 2020 (compared to 2015)

Employment by region

The top three regions for employment as a Personal Trainer are:

  • NSW: 28.8%
  • QLD: 23.7%
  • VIC: 21.3%

Key skills required
  • Good level of physical fitness
  • Enthusiastic, outgoing personality
  • Good communication skills


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