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Australia’s Most Influential Personal Trainers

Australia’s Most Influential Personal Trainers
Josh Hunt
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Australia’s most influential personal trainers are not only earning money by training clients, running gyms and partnering with brands, but they’re also inspiring thousands and sometimes even millions of fitness fanatics via their social media accounts.

To reveal Australia’s highest earning PTs online, we analysed the Instagram accounts of some of the country's most followed personal trainers!


The top ten highest earning personal trainers

Rank Name Instagram Username Instagram Followers Estimated Earnings per Sponsored Post
1 Kayla Itsines kayla_itsines 13,049,488 AU$57,504
2 Emily Skye emilyskyefit 2,530,014 AU$11,151
3 Nick Cheadle nickcheadlefitness 777,114 AU$5,145
4 Amanda Bisk amandabisk 682,519 AU$4,511
5 Ashy Bines ashybines 1,007,668 AU$4,445
6 Dasha Giavoronski dashbody_ 338,571 AU$2,238
7 Michelle Bridges mishbridges 280,954 AU$1,857
8 Daniel Conn dan_dc_conn 272,828 AU$1,804
9 Sam Wood samjameswood 272,313 AU$1,801
10 Tim Robards mrtimrobards 224,528 AU$1,487
11 Jenna Louise jennalouise_jl 97,659 AU$861
12 Commando Steve commandosteve 113,863 AU$753
13 Cameron Byrnes cameronbyrnespt 76,739 AU$690
14 Katie Williams katiewilliams 69,900 AU$624
15 Michael Ramsey ramslegit 26,302 AU$289

Top three highest earning personal trainers

Kayla Itsines

Kayla Itsines is the hugely popular personal trainer behind the Sweat app and BBG community, which keeps users motivated via her tailored workouts.

With over 13 million followers on Instagram, it is estimated that Itsines could be earning over $57,504 per post.


Emily Skye

Emily Skye, with over 2.5 million followers, is estimated to be earning $11,151 per post on Instagram. The 36 year old online personal trainer regularly shares inspiring posts and workouts to help get her followers moving.

Nick Cheadle

Coming in third place is Nick Cheadle with over 777,000 followers on Instagram. Nick is the co-owner of Paragon.sp and a renowned personal trainer, offering online classes, macro coaching and an Instagram page to inspire any gym goer.




We compiled a list of 25 of the biggest celebrity personal trainers in Australia, by using a number of different lists to find out how much they could be charging per post on Instagram, based on their number of followers and engagement rates.

We then used Influencer Marketing Hub to calculate the earnings to calculate the per post earnings.


Josh Hunt
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Josh has been involved in sports since a young age. Josh has a passion for football, playing for his local team from the age of 6 years old. He has recently used this passion to help motivate himself to create his own football club, specifically for him and his co-workers. Throughout the years he has developed an interest in boxing and MMA, which he loves to watch regularly.