Pennsylvania Fitness Training Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Fitness Trainers And Aerobics Instructors in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Fitness Trainers in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: York, Allentown and Reading
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Scranton, Williamsport and Lebanon
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Fitness Trainers in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Harrisburg, Scranton and Philadelphia

Schools for Fitness Trainers in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Fitness Trainers Schools in Pennsylvania

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More Pennsylvania Fitness Trainers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Bloomsburg Doctorate 8,745
Bucks County Community College Newtown Associate 9,649
Butler County Community College Butler Associate 3,656
Cabrini College Radnor Masters 3,108
California University of Pennsylvania California Masters 8,206
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
DeSales University Center Valley Masters 2,898
Drexel University Philadelphia Doctorate 20,682
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania East Stroudsburg Masters 7,053
Eastern University Saint Davids Doctorate & First Professional 4,291
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Edinboro Masters 7,686
Gannon University Erie Doctorate 4,134
Gettysburg College Gettysburg Bachelor 2,503
Harcum College Bryn Mawr Associate 947
Holy Family University Philadelphia Masters 3,487
Immaculata University Immaculata Doctorate 4,057
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus Indiana Doctorate 14,018
Keystone College La Plume Bachelor 1,796
Lehigh Carbon Community College Schnecksville Associate 7,184
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania Lincoln University Masters 2,449
Lock Haven University Lock Haven Masters 5,241
Luzerne County Community College Nanticoke Associate 6,323
Marywood University Scranton Doctorate 3,316
Messiah College Grantham Bachelor 2,837
Millersville University of Pennsylvania Millersville Masters 8,306
Misericordia University Dallas Doctorate 2,355
Neumann College Aston Doctorate 3,084
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
Pennsylvania College of Technology Williamsport Bachelor 6,682
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park Doctorate 43,252
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks Reading Bachelor 2,824
Robert Morris University Moon Township Doctorate 5,055
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Shippensburg Masters 7,765
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Slippery Rock Doctorate 8,325
Temple University Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 34,696
University of Pittsburgh-Bradford Bradford Bachelor 1,407
University of Scranton Scranton Doctorate 5,612
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia Philadelphia Doctorate 2,969
Ursinus College Collegeville Bachelor 1,583
West Chester University of Pennsylvania West Chester Masters 13,219
Westminster College New Wilmington New Wilmington Masters 1,455
Wilson College Chambersburg Masters 724
York College Pennsylvania York Masters 5,720

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Fitness Trainers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Fitness Trainers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Fitness Trainers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Altoona 70 $23660 0.73
Harrisburg 330 $34680 0.61
Carlisle 330 $34680 0.61
Chambersburg 160 $29470 1.63
Waynesboro 160 $29470 1.63
East Stroudsburg 100 $19820 1.01
Erie 350 $23840 1.58
Pittsburgh 2620 $28020 1.34
Reading 260 $33720 0.88
Lancaster 510 $29390 1.27
Scranton 220 $25180 0.49
Wilkes 220 $25180 0.49
Barre 220 $25180 0.49
Hazleton 220 $25180 0.49
State College 170 $27650 1.43
Williamsport 0 $26900 0
York 310 $34770 1.02
Hanover 310 $34770 1.02
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