The average pay for a Technical Trainer is $61,554 per year.

$40,660 - $89,960
(Median)
$41K
$62K
$90K
MEDIAN: $61,553
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90%

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$13.83 - $39.48
(Median)
$14
$22
$39
MEDIAN: $22.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$40,660 - $89,960  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,917  
Profit Sharing
$151.01 - $9,060  
Commission
$9,250  
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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$37,780 - $94,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 654
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$13.83 - $39.48  
   
Overtime
$19.18 - $52.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,917  
   
Commission
$9,250  
Profit Sharing
$151.01 - $9,060  
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).
)
$37,780 - $94,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 175
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Job Description for Technical Trainer

A technical trainer coordinates training sessions, provides instruction and training, and guide developmental projects within the organization. One who works as a technical trainer typically has a niche of expertise with reputable certification; clients consult them for knowledge and guidance in these areas. Conferences, webinars, and lectures may be used to teach personnel from the designated company. Individuals in this position are also expected to create educational materials and coursework.

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Technical 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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Trainer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $60,543

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Experience Affects Technical Trainer Salaries




National Average
$61,000


Skills That Affect Technical Trainer Salaries


Presentation
up arrow 7%

Training Program Development
up arrow 2%

Training
up arrow 1%

Technical Writing
up arrow 1%

National Average
$61,000


Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 5%

Public Speaking
up arrow 9%

Training Management
up arrow 9%

Project Management
up arrow 19%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 26%

Software Knowledge
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 116 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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