Compare Gold's Gym vs Life Time BETA

See how working at Gold's Gym vs. Life Time 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. Life Time. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
Gold's Gym company icon

Gold's Gym

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Life Time

Employee Ratings

  • Gold's Gym scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and CEO Approval.
  • Life Time scored higher in 6 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1627 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 4410 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Gold's Gym Ceo Adam Zeitsiff
77%
77%Adam Zeitsiff
CEO Approval
Life Time Ceo Bahram Akradi
76%
76%Bahram Akradi
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
61%
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Life Time employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Gold's Gym employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Life Time employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Gold's Gym employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Life Time salaries averaged $12,686 higher than Gold's Gym.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Personal Trainer147 Salaries
$20/hr
Lifeguard4 Salaries
$11/hr
Front Desk Associate144 Salaries
$9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Personal Trainer234 Salaries
$38,075/yr
Lifeguard201 Salaries
$11/hr
Aquatics Supervisor45 Salaries
$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free membership" was the most mentioned Pro at Gold's Gym.
  • "Free gym membership" was the most mentioned Pro at Life Time.
  • Life Time had 52 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 1207 reviews)
"Gym membership"(in 412 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 89 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 41 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 157 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 93 reviews)
Featured Review
"Very nice"Oct 14, 2021

Former Employee - Front Desk Associate

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

Pros

Flexible hours, nice members, fun environment

Cons

People don't understand their memberships and complain

"Personal Trianer"Sep 23, 2021

Current Employee - Personal Trainer

I have been working at Life Time full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great place to work. Loved it.

Cons

Management was really bad. Changed often.

Job Postings

Life Time has 3,607 more recently posted open jobs than Gold's Gym.