our instructors are staff. They’re rate is dependent on experience and certification level. 0-9 years experience pay starts at $15.00/hr and then they receive an additional $2/hr if they have an accredited Pilates certification. They receive raises annually based on their review. They can obtain continuing certifications and receive pay raises as well. If they have 10+ years experience, they start at $20/hr with the additional $2/hr for the certification. Our max hourly rate is $30/hr.