Personal Trainer/​Fitness Instructor

Kaiwhakangungu Tinana/​Kaiwhakaako Whakapakari

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Personal trainers/fitness instructors help people to improve their general fitness or to train for special events through individual programmes or classes.


Fitness instructors usually earn

$14-$35 per hour

Personal trainers usually earn

$25 -$35 per hour

Job opportunities

The chances of getting a job as a personal trainer/fitness instructor are good due to increasing demand for their services.
Women stretching on a swiss ball

Personal trainers work with clients to help them improve their fitness (Photo: Skills Active Aotearoa)

Last updated 16 June 2017