A Software Trainer earns an average salary of $50,593 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
Software Trainer Total Pay (?
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$35,026 - $75,986
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76K
MEDIAN: $50,593
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Software Trainer Total Pay (?
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$14.29 - $48.50
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$35,026 - $75,986  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,007  
Profit Sharing
$408.51 - $7,946  
Commission
$250.50 - $40,000  
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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$34,128 - $80,247  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,220
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$14.29 - $48.50  
   
Overtime
$20.26 - $52.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,007  
   
Commission
$250.50 - $40,000  
Profit Sharing
$408.51 - $7,946  
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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$34,128 - $80,247  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,220
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Job Description for Software Trainer
A software trainer is responsible for conducting training and support for specific software. Software trainers are usually hired by developers or companies to promote their software to outside agencies. These trainers can also act as a client contact and must provide excellent customer service; they can also act as consultants to market software when required.
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Software Trainer Tasks
  • Identify training needs that is aligned to company's vision.
  • Develop training coursework including creation of technical classes.
  • Conduct educational programs in information technology and systems.
  • Observe and report employee progress and program effectiveness.
Read more about: Training Specialists, IT
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Pay by Experience Level for Software Trainer
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
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Los Angeles
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Phoenix
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Dallas
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Philadelphia
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San Diego
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Atlanta
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Houston
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Minneapolis
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National Average
$51,000
Birmingham
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Seattle
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Nashville
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Madison
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Experience Affects Software Trainer Salaries

National Average
$51,000

Skills That Affect Software Trainer Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Word
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Software Training Materials
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Training
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National Average
$51,000
Microsoft Office
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
64%
female alumni
 
Male
36%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 18%
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