Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Instructional Design Consultants with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. At career start, salaries are typically $60K, which grow to $77K after five to 10 years. After 10 to 20 years, compensation comes in at $100K. After two decades on the job, Instructional Design Consultants see salary growth dwindle, averaging $109K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 27 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise 2 percent, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 20 percent. More than half of the workforce has between one and nine years of experience.