Fitness is your passion—now it’s time to make it pay the bills. Opening your own gym is an ambitious and rewarding venture, but the biggest question is: “how much does it cost to open a gym?” Gym startup costs vary greatly depending on the size and type of operation you want to run.
That’s why we’ve created this worksheet and companion guide to determine the cost to set up a gym and calculate the details of what it will take.
Make no mistake, the initial costs of opening a gym aren’t cheap. However, your wellness venture may or may not need to consider every item on this list, so feel free to pick and choose the applicable items and add them to your worksheet.
Our gym startup cost worksheet is simple and intuitive to use. Once downloaded, it’s fully customizable to fit your needs. The template includes both high and low-end estimates for starting a gym to give you a full picture of what it will take.
The startup costs shown here by industry are merely guidelines and average estimates based on information pulled from a variety of sources. While we have attempted to present the most accurate information available, please be aware that startup costs can vary greatly according to a number of factors, including but not limited to state and local fees and contractor quotes, and more. The information presented here is intended to help guide prospective business owners in the search for information on starting a business within a given industry, but should not be interpreted as an exact quote.
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