Compare Planet Fitness vs The Bay Club BETA

See how working at Planet Fitness vs. The Bay Club 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 Planet Fitness vs. The Bay Club. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Planet Fitness

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The Bay Club

Employee Ratings

  • The Bay Club scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 2668 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 605 reviews)
The Bay Club employees rated their Overall Rating 1.0 higher than Planet Fitness employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
4.3
The Bay Club employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.2 higher than Planet Fitness employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
The Bay Club employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.3 higher than Planet Fitness employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
4.1
The Bay Club employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Planet Fitness employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
4.3
The Bay Club employees rated their Senior Management 1.2 higher than Planet Fitness employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.4
The Bay Club employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Planet Fitness employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Planet Fitness Ceo Chris Rondeau
68%
68%Chris Rondeau
CEO Approval
The Bay Club Ceo Matthew Stevens
95%
95%Matthew Stevens
The Bay Club employees rated their CEO Approval 27% higher than Planet Fitness employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
The Bay Club employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 31% higher than Planet Fitness employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
86%
The Bay Club employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 41% higher than Planet Fitness employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Planet Fitness has 2,977 more total submitted salaries than The Bay Club.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Member Service Representative342 Salaries
$11/hr
General Manager241 Salaries
$40,282/yr
Front Desk Associate153 Salaries
$10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Membership Director5 Salaries
$67,028/yr
Director5 Salaries
$67,934/yr
Front Desk Associate16 Salaries
$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free gym membership" was the most mentioned Pro at Planet Fitness.
  • "Bay club" was the most mentioned Pro at The Bay Club.
  • Planet Fitness had 135 more reviews than The Bay Club that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free gym membership"(in 379 reviews)
"Gym membership"(in 187 reviews)
Pros
"Bay club"(in 83 reviews)
"Free membership"(in 41 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 154 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 79 reviews)
Cons
"Bay club"(in 32 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 19 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great people"Aug 2, 2021

Current Employee - Member Services Representative

I have been working at Planet Fitness full-time

Pros

Everyone I work with is amazing

Cons

None one none none none none

Current Intern - Summer Intern

I have been working at The Bay Club

Pros

Great exposure to executive team Access to mentors Housing provided Company cars provided Group and individual projects Fun activities such as Socal trip to tour club locations

Cons

Some communication trouble, but overall a great summer internship experience.

Advice to Management

Recruit from a more diverse group of schools.

Job Postings

Planet Fitness has 6,974 more recently posted open jobs than The Bay Club.