Learning Specialist Salary

Learning Specialists in the United States can expect wages of $56K annually on average. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Learning Specialists. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$36,145 - $80,254
$36K
$56K
$80K
MEDIAN: $55,884
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90%

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$12.63 - $63.62
$13
$23
$64
MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$36,145 - $80,254  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,274  
Profit Sharing
$2,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$35,203 - $86,611  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 172
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$12.63 - $63.62  
   
Overtime
$27.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,274  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$35,203 - $86,611  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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Job Description for Learning Specialist

Learning specialist positions are available in a wide variety of organizations, from universities to financial institutions to large corporations. Generally, these jobs are found in organizations with a large customer and employee base, requiring an individual in charge of training and information distribution. The learning specialist's daily tasks typically revolve around training employees and/or customers. In the case of employees, it is common for learning specialists to develop training programs and seminars that allow new hires to quickly catch up with the needs of the job and work efficiently from their first day; they also provide ongoing education to existing employees, with specific tools and techniques varying by organization and industry. Positions that require work directly with customers generally include delivering product and/or service information, which can involving anything from discussing medical options with patients and families to explaining financial opportunities to banking customers.

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Learning Specialist Tasks

  • Develop new online courses and convert existing courses into e-learning options from syllabus to final evaluation.
  • Recommend and research software, content creation, and interactive media.
  • Create and maintain databases to track participants, feedback, and technical issues.
  • Coordinate and maintain e-learning offerings, marketing, and technical infrastructure.

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Pay by Experience Level for Learning Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Learning Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Learning Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 101 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Learning Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 57 salaries. An experienced Learning Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 57 salaries. A Learning Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 17 salaries.

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Key Stats for Learning Specialist

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Learning Specialist Salaries

▲20%

Late-Career
▲19%

▲7%

National Average
$56,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Learning Specialist Salaries



▲5%

National Average
$56,000

Teaching
▼3%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼5%

Data Analysis
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 13%