Entry-Level Learning and Development Specialists can expect to earn an average of $52K per year. Cash earnings for Entry-Level Learning and Development Specialists — including $8K in bonuses and $5K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $35K to $73K depending on individual performance. Female Entry-Level Learning and Development Specialists make up most of the survey respondents at 78 percent. A large number report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and a fair number collect vision insurance. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
Read More
$39,565 - $72,773
$40K
$52K
$73K
MEDIAN: $52,201
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$13.50 - $30.94
$14
$18
$31
MEDIAN: $18.03
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$39,565 - $72,773  
   
Bonus
$100.67 - $7,835  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,017  
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).
)
$34,953 - $73,426  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 309
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$13.50 - $30.94  
   
Overtime
$19.63 - $58.72  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$100.67 - $7,835  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,017  
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).
)
$34,953 - $73,426  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 68

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Learning and Development Specialist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Key Stats for Learning and Development Specialist

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.
074
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
20%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Learning and Development Specialist Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 18%

Curriculum Planning
up arrow 11%

Organizational Development
up arrow 7%

Training Program Development
up arrow 6%

Training
0%

Articulate E-Learning Software
0%

National Average
$51,000

Facilitator
up arrow 2%

Articulate - E-Learning Software
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 9%
ADVERTISEMENT