Talwalkars, Gold's Gym, VLCC and LM Fitness are some of the leading fitness chains in Mumbai. Fitness First, an international chain, is set to open its first branch in the city.
1. At the entry level, floor trainers start with a salary of around Rs 7,000.
2. Personal trainers and head trainers earn between Rs 15,000 to Rs 40,000 a month in leading gyms.
3. Gym managers of large chains earn around Rs 50,000 a month.
4. There is a big demand for personal trainers and most gyms not only pay them a fixed salary, but share a part of the fee paid by the clients. Personal trainers who train celebrities earn handsomely and often turn entrepreneurs.