Compare WW vs Planet Fitness BETA

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

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Planet Fitness

Employee Ratings

  • WW scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
  • Planet Fitness scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 789 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 2651 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Career Opportunities
3.1
Planet Fitness employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than WW employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
WW employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Planet Fitness employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
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
3.6
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
WW Ceo Mindy Grossman
65%
65%Mindy Grossman
CEO Approval
Planet Fitness Ceo Chris Rondeau
69%
69%Chris Rondeau
Planet Fitness employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than WW employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
57%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
35%
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Planet Fitness employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than WW employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Planet Fitness has 2,673 more total submitted salaries than WW.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Territory Manager37 Salaries
$72,713/yr
Receptionist28 Salaries
$11/hr
Coach11 Salaries
$18/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
General Manager237 Salaries
$40,282/yr
Front Desk Associate153 Salaries
$10/hr
Personal Trainer104 Salaries
$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Helping people" was the most mentioned Pro at WW.
  • "Free gym membership" was the most mentioned Pro at Planet Fitness.
  • Planet Fitness had 50 more reviews than WW that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Helping people"(in 78 reviews)
"Helping others"(in 42 reviews)
Pros
"Free gym membership"(in 379 reviews)
"Gym membership"(in 187 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 53 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 29 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 154 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 79 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"Jul 27, 2021

Current Employee - FP&A Manager

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

Pros

Takes care of their people through thick and thin Good benefits and culture Made lots of friends Helps people improve their lives

Cons

Growth paths lack visibility and the overall management needs to be pushed to get there Still has some leadership focused on the wrong goals

"Fun job"Jul 14, 2021

Former Employee - Assistant Manager

I worked at Planet Fitness full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Fun environment and fast paced

Cons

Hours and pay upper management doesn’t care

Advice to Management

More money

Job Postings

Planet Fitness has 6,963 more recently posted open jobs than WW.