Pilates Career Counseling Gulfport MS

Local resource for pilates career counseling in Gulfport, MS. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to pilates career counseling, pilates teacher instruction, and pilates instructor certification classes, as well as advice and content on opening a pilates studio, consulting and marketing, and running a small business.

Deanna Vogt
(228) 863-0006
Po Box 1054
Long Beach, MS
 
International Longshoremen Local 1303
(228) 863-5144
2223 29th Ave
Gulfport, MS
 
IBEW Local Union 903
(228) 863-9881
2417 32nd St
Gulfport, MS
 
Career Chargers
(228) 868-9331
2111 22nd St
Gulfport, MS
 
Gulfport WIN Job Center
(228) 539-6800
12121 Highway 49 N.
Gulfport, MS
 
I B E W Local 1211
(228) 863-4705
2411 32nd St
Gulfport, MS
 
Training U
(228) 868-6839
2402 28th St
Gulfport, MS
 
Mississippi Ame
(228) 868-1397
1140 Pass Rd
Gulfport, MS
 
Coast Staffing
(228) 896-4432
520 E Pass Rd Ste M
Gulfport, MS
 
Hutchins Vocational Services
(228) 896-2909
27 Pembrook Cir
Gulfport, MS
 

Pilates Job Outlook Looks Strong Despite Economy 

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Pilates Instructor Job Outlook is strongWith U.S. unemployment numbers worsening by the week, there are positive signs that say Pilates jobs may be more secure than average occupations. According to the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), the fitness industry is expected to grow 27 percent by 2016, which is much faster than the average for all occupations. And a recent fitness industry compensation survey by the IDEA Health & Fitness Association reinforced that finding.

The survey, which included responses from 501 IDEA members working in a variety of positions in health club settings, found that wages for all positions except fitness floor staff are higher than the national average, and all positions reported wages higher than they were two years ago.

Pilates and yoga instructors, specifically, reported receiving an average hourly wage of $33.25, the highest of all types of instructors. This is up from $29.50 in 2006, indicating that wages have kept up with inflation.

What accounts for these positive projections when most industries are dealing with breathtaking downturns? According to the DOL, “an increasing number of people are spending time and money on fitness, and more businesses are recognizing the benefits of health and fitness programs for their employees.” The DOL also credits aging baby boomers, who are concentrating on staying healthy and fit, as well as the reduction of physical education in schools and parents’ concern about childhood obesity. “Participation in yoga and Pilates is expected to continue to increase, driven partly by the aging population that demands low-impact forms of exercise and seeks relief from arthritis and other ailments,” says the DOL.

So, even if your business is experiencing a downturn, the prospects remain good for the future. If you’re looking to draw in new clients, perhaps working to tap into the older and younger members of your community may be a good strategy.

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