Fitness and wellness coordinators rate their happiness above average.

At CareerExplorer, we conduct an ongoing survey with millions of people and ask them how satisfied they are with their careers. As it turns out, fitness and wellness coordinators rate their career happiness 3.5 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 33% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy fitness and wellness coordinators are to similar careers in the industry. Take a look at the results below:

Salaries and satisfaction ratings in similar careers

Career Satisfaction Avg Salary
Sports writer
3.6
$25k
Fitness trainer
3.6
$40k
Physical education teacher
3.5
$63k
Fitness and wellness coordinator
3.5
$74k
Athletic trainer
3.3
$49k
Exercise physiologist
3.3
$49k
Sports referee
3.2
$33k

So what does it mean to be happy in your career? Let’s break it down into different dimensions:

  • Salary: Are fitness and wellness coordinators happy with their salary?
  • Meaning: Do fitness and wellness coordinators find their jobs meaningful?
  • Personality fit: How well suited are people’s personalities to their everyday tasks as fitness and wellness coordinators?
  • Work environment: How enjoyable are fitness and wellness coordinator’s work environments?
  • Skills utilization: Are fitness and wellness coordinators making the best use of their abilities?

Are fitness and wellness coordinators happy with their salary?