Technical Training Instructor Salary

The majority of Technical Training Instructors in the United States — three in five — boast more than 10 years of experience in their profession. Salaries stretch from $40K to $96K per year, and the median is $67K per year. Most Technical Training Instructors survey respondents are men (79 percent). Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — one in five lack coverage. On the flip side, a fair number have medical insurance and a strong majority receive dental plans. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Technical Training Instructors. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$42,173 - $96,125

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$17.17 - $39.74

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$42,173 - $96,125  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,878  
Profit Sharing
$1,221 - $7,861  
Total Pay (?
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$40,228 - $95,923  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 199
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$17.17 - $39.74  
   
Overtime
$25.30 - $54.03  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,878  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,221 - $7,861  
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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$40,228 - $95,923  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 56
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Job Description for Technical Training Instructor

A technical training instructor is an instructor who provides demonstrational events for consumers who are looking to purchase new products. This position is key to completing the sales cycle. The technical training instructor is required to have extensive knowledge of the product being sold so that any question that may arise during the demonstration can be answered. This position would require some hands-on experience in the development of the product.

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Technical Training Instructor 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.

Common Career Paths for Technical Training Instructor


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For Technical Training Instructors, career advancements do not tend to correlate with a rise in salary. On average, lower-level Technical Training Instructors earn similar salaries to those in higher-end positions like Technical Trainer.

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Technical Training Instructors usually report a few specific skills. Windows Operating System General Use and Microsoft Office are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Microsoft Office and Windows Operating System General Use. Windows Operating System General Use is a skill commonly found among those who know Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Training Instructor

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


Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $57K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $65K. On average, Technical Training Instructors make $72K following one to two decades on the job. Technical Training Instructors with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are no higher than those with 10 to 20 years on the job.

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Experience Affects Technical Training Instructor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$66,000

Mid-Career
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Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Technical Training Instructor Salaries

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 20%
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