Spa Industry Careers

Spas are where most people continue to receive massage. Career opportunities for qualified massage therapists seeking to work in a spa environment abound.

AMTA Career Success Series: Working in a Spa 



Take an insider’s look at what to expect in this growing industry in this thorough, 16-page guide. Having a competitive edge in today’s job market is important.

"Working in a Spa" gives tips on interviewing, average benefits and wages, areas for advancement, education needed, and details on what spa directors are looking for in massage therapists. 

Download the Working in a Spa Career Guide »

Discover what it is like to work in a spa environment:


Massage Therapy Journal articles

Team Player: Working in a Team Environment
The Spa Life

The Wide World of Spas

AMTA Online CE Courses

12 Self-Care Secrets—twelve steps to integrate body, mind and spirit
Relief Within Reach: Massage & Stress
Creating Healthy Boundaries

All online courses »

"As a professional member of AMTA, I have found comfort in knowing that all the effort I put into obtaining my massage certification is recognized and protected. AMTA standards validate the profession."

Kim K., AMTA member since 2003

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