Average Price of Training Shoes

Posted on 07 November, 2021 by Danny McLoughlin

Average Training Shoe Price

We analyzed the MSRP (manufacturers suggested retail price) and lowest available prices of more than 8,000 shoes to understand the average cost of shoes by brand, year, and more. 

Top average training shoe price statistics for 2021:

  • The average MSRP price of a training shoe is $97.42 while the average available lowest price is $66.92 
  • The cheapest training shoe was available for $18.98
  • The average US adult labors for 8.66 hours at work in order to afford each training shoe they buy. 

The average price of training shoes by release year

  • The average MSRP price of a training shoe in 2021 is $111.96 while the average available lowest price is $77.56. 
  • On average, training shoes released in 2021 are 14.92% more expensive than the average price of training shoes at $97.42

  • Shoes released in 2021, are 18.04% more expensive than those released in 2020
  • Shoes released in 2021, are 18.81% more expensive than those released in 2019
  • Popular brands vary wildly in their average lowest available price of shoes, with the least expensive option being an average of $93.65 and the most expensive costing an average of $179.17
  1. Apl   $300.00
  2. Arcteryx   $179.29
  3. On   $160.48
  4. Dynafit   $151.25
  5. Newton   $151.07
  6. Vivobarefoot   $147.14
  7. Mizuno   $147.03
  8. Hoka One   $144.14
  9. La Sportiva   $143.63
  10. Salomon   $143.51
  1. New balance - $117.16
  2. Salming  $116.88
  3. asics $116.06
  4. skechers $114.94
  5. vibram fivefingers $111.11
  6. merrell $109.57
  7. xero shoes $104.00
  8. under armour $101.53
  9. puma $98.60
  10. reebok $93.36

Average price of all training shoe brands on RunRepeat

Brand

Avg. MRSP

Avg. lowest price

Apl

$300.00

$300.00

Arcteryx

$179.29

$120.78

On

$160.48

$115.17

Dynafit

$151.25

$67.48

Newton

$151.07

$90.45

Vivobarefoot

$147.14

$104.52

Mizuno

$147.03

$76.51

Hoka One One

$144.14

$126.98

La Sportiva

$143.63

$87.06

Salomon

$143.51

$86.65

Scott

$142.92

$22.49

361 Degrees

$137.50

$47.34

Inov 8

$135.14

$70.36

Columbia

$135.00

$59.99

The North Face

$132.47

$84.60

Altra

$132.08

$90.79

Brooks

$131.79

$94.15

Adidas

$127.41

$69.18

Topo Athletic

$122.83

$93.92

Zoot

$122.00

$29.96

Saucony

$121.67

$65.94

Nike

$121.36

$80.78

Jordan

$118.33

$136.63

New Balance

$117.16

$59.01

Salming

$116.88

$41.61

Asics

$116.06

$67.05

Skechers

$114.94

$70.12

Vibram Fivefingers

$111.11

$76.09

Merrell

$109.57

$71.60

Xero Shoes

$104.00

$99.97

Under Armour

$101.53

$59.76

Puma

$98.60

$48.49

Reebok

$93.36

$44.53

Author
Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny is a sports nut with a particular interest in football and running. He loves to watch sports as much as he loves to play. Danny was lead researcher on RunRepeat and The PFA’s report into Racial Bias in Football Commentary. His football and running research has been featured in The Guardian, BBC, New York Times and Washington Post.