Compare Gold's Gym vs Planet Fitness BETA

See how working at Gold's Gym vs. Planet Fitness compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Gold's Gym vs. Planet Fitness. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Gold's Gym

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Planet Fitness

Employee Ratings

  • Gold's Gym scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance and CEO Approval.
  • Planet Fitness scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1404 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 2194 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Gold's Gym employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Planet Fitness employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Gold's Gym Ceo Adam Zeitsiff
75%
75%Adam Zeitsiff
Gold's Gym employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Planet Fitness employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Planet Fitness Ceo Chris Rondeau
68%
68%Chris Rondeau
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
% Recommend to a friend
61%
Planet Fitness employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Gold's Gym employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Planet Fitness employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Gold's Gym employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Gold's Gym has 15 more total submitted salaries than Planet Fitness.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Site Manager2 Salaries
£63,015/yr
Sales Manager2 Salaries
£29,538/yr
Receptionist1 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Analyst1 Salaries
£78,064/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free membership" was the most mentioned Pro at Gold's Gym.
  • "Free gym membership" was the most mentioned Pro at Planet Fitness.
  • Planet Fitness had 65 more reviews than Gold's Gym that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
  • Planet Fitness had 38 more reviews than Gold's Gym that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free membership"(in 167 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 67 reviews)
Pros
"Free gym membership"(in 379 reviews)
"Gym membership"(in 187 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 89 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 41 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 154 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 79 reviews)
Featured Review
"Overall"5 Sep 2020

Former Employee - Assistant Manager

I worked at Gold's Gym full-time

Pros

Good benefits at the work

Cons

Long hours during peak time

"Awesome place"11 Oct 2020

Former Employee - Fitness Instructor

I worked at Planet Fitness full-time

Pros

Great place to work Flexible Great co workers

Cons

Low pay but hey you know what your getting yourself into when you apply.

Job Postings

Planet Fitness has 10,797 more recently posted open jobs than Gold's Gym.