Massage therapist resume sample

View this sample resume for a massage therapist, or download the massage therapist resume template in Word.

Massage therapist resume sample

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Jobs for massage therapists are projected to grow by 26% (or 42,100 jobs) from 2016 through 2026, which is much faster than average, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). You'll find the highest level of employment for this job in the following states: CaliforniaTexasFlorida, Colorado, and Washington; and in the following metropolitan areas: Los Angeles, DenverNew York CityAnaheim, and Chicago

As a massage therapist, you can expect to earn a median wage of $39,990 per year, or $19.23 per hour, according to the BLS.

Additionally, you can search for massage therapist jobs on Monster.

Massage therapist resume template

Mary Thompson
Sometown, CA 55555 | (555) 555-5555 | | Instagram URL

Certified Massage Therapist

  • Professional massage therapist dedicated to providing guests with a feeling of rest and relaxation within luxury day spa and 4-star resort hotel settings. Driven to help others through the healing benefits of massage.
  • Bodywork technician blending experience in Eastern and Western massage therapies with strengths in customer service, client relationship building and innovative marketing strategies.


Bodywork and Therapeutic Services:

Marketing, Sales and Leadership Skills:

  • Swedish and Sports Massage
  • Deep and Soft Tissue Massage
  • Prenatal Massage
  • Integrative Reflexology®
  • Hot Stone Massage
  • Shiatsu Massage
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Myofascial Release
  • Luxury Operations
  • Web Marketing
  • Special Events
  • Referral Generation
  • Client Service Excellence
  • Loyalty Programs
  • Cross-Selling Strategies
  • Social Media Networking

Professional Experience

ABC SALON & DAY SPA — Sometown, CA | Massage Therapist, December 2014 to Present
Deliver comprehensive massage offerings within luxury, full-service salon and day spa.

  • Tripled massage revenues and nearly doubled total spa sales within one year due to acclaimed services delivery and effective marketing, cross-selling and social media initiatives.
  • Provided top-rated massage services customized to client needs to build a thriving repeat and referral business base with a booked-to-capacity schedule.
  • Worked with owner to introduce massage memberships with 6- and 12-month options. Generated record sales growth of $375K within 9 months of establishing recurring revenue model.
  • Helped massage services grow from the lowest-producing department to become the #2 revenue generator¾ second only to hair services.

DEF HOTEL & RESORT — Sometown, CA | Massage Therapist, March 2010 to December 2014
Joined spa team of 4-star resort, providing therapeutic massage services to hotel guests and area locals.

  • Drove record-setting sales growth in massage services. Ranked #1 or #2 in booked massages throughout tenure, with a key role in increasing revenues from $780K in FY2010 to $2.8M in FY2014.
  • Spearheaded incentive program for front-desk, room-service and other team members to encourage referrals during hotel stays, fueling a 20% increase in booked services month over month.
  • Established new service offerings (e.g., aromatherapy, hot stone and shiatsu massages) that boosted spa revenues by more than $55K annually and routinely earned superior ratings on guest-satisfaction scores.
  • Partnered with hotel GM and spa manager to launch “Staycation” promotion targeting residents within a 100-mile radius. The promotion boosted off-season revenues and was adopted across all properties nationwide.

Education & Credentials

Certified Massage Therapist, California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC)
GHI SCHOOL of THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE & REFLEXOLOGY, Completed Massage Practitioner Program