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Gold's Gym Reviews

Updated Oct 9, 2019

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38%
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75%
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Gold's Gym CEO Adam Zeitsiff
Adam Zeitsiff
15 Ratings
Pros
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  • "low pay, lonesome at the front desk(in 68 reviews)

  • "They took away commissions for sales for the trainers(in 43 reviews)

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  1. "General Manager"

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    Current Employee - General Manager in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Gold's Gym full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Leaders of innovation in the Fitness Industry

    Cons

    No downsides at present with this employer

    Advice to Management

    No advice

    Gold's Gym2015-08-03
  2. "Fun job"

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    Former Employee - Kids Club Associate 

    I worked at Gold's Gym part-time

    Pros

    It’s fun and goes by quick

    Cons

    Lots of drama Between staff

    Gold's Gym2019-10-09
  3. "Commission"

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    Current Employee - MA 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Gold's Gym full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good work environment. Improve management.

    Cons

    Low hourly when you only get 20 for commision.

    Gold's Gym2019-10-09
  4. "Be a freelance trainer not a corporate trainer"

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    Former Employee - Personal Trainer in New Braunfels, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Gold's Gym full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    leads provided. free gym membership

    Cons

    they take about 60% of your training session

    Advice to Management

    Allow trainers to pay rent and allow freelance. That way you'll have a smaller turnover rate and better trainers long term

    Gold's Gym2019-10-09
  5. "Good job if you love fitness"

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    Former Employee - Membership Advisor in San Antonio, TX
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Gold's Gym full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great way to meet new people and share a love of fitness

    Cons

    The pay was on the low end

    Gold's Gym2019-10-04
  6. "Working as a PT for Gold's Gym"

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    Current Employee - Personal Trainer in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Gold's Gym full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Since this is not a job for me but my passion, I just love every moment of the atmosphere in the gym

    Cons

    quite frankly, there is no cons at all for me!

    Gold's Gym2019-10-04
  7. "Custodian"

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    Current Employee - Custodian 

    I have been working at Gold's Gym part-time

    Pros

    Free membership and easy to work with

    Cons

    Unorganized at times , but other than that it's good

    Gold's Gym2019-10-01
  8. "Safety manager"

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    Current Employee - Operations Manager in Mecca

    I have been working at Gold's Gym full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    International company give the employee a good training like body language arts language

    Cons

    The salary very low And too much power for work without overtime

    Advice to Management

    Raise employees' salaries

    Gold's Gym2019-09-29
  9. "Good and bad"

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    Former Employee - Lifeguard in San Antonio, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Gold's Gym full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very easy (minus the heat)

    Cons

    Management can be poor, parents can be picky. Management also promises to provide sunscreen, water, umbrellas, and does not.

    Advice to Management

    Support the lifeguards! It’s hot and sunny outside, give them some sunscreenz

    Gold's Gym2019-09-20
  10. "Good working environment"

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    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst 

    I worked at Gold's Gym full-time

    Pros

    Workload was manageable and sustainable

    Cons

    Salary was positive and motivation

    Gold's Gym2019-10-03
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