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Exercise Specialist in the United States

How much does a Exercise Specialist earn in the United States? The average Exercise Specialist salary in the United States is $45,927 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $41,413 and $51,206. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Identifies risk factors and designs specialized strength and conditioning programs for patients. Teaches patients on the proper exercise techniques. Educates patient and family members on proper techniques for transitioning from a hospital-based fitness program to a safe and effective home exercise program. Typically requires a bachelor's degree of Exercise Science. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. May require exercise specialist. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience.

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    Physical Therapist

    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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    Exercise Specialist

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Exercise Physiologist

    4 - 7 years experience
    Master's Degree

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