Technical Training Instructor Salary

Technical Training Instructors in the United States are often veterans in their line of work, with nearly three in five bringing more than 10 years of experience to the table. Salaries slide in at $63K per year on average but can range from $39K to $97K per year. Overall cash earnings of Technical Training Instructors stretch from $39K near the bottom to $97K at the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $10K each from bonuses and profit sharing. Geographic location and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Men make up the vast majority of Technical Training Instructors (80 percent) who took the survey. While some workers in this profession — nearly one-fifth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and the larger part have dental insurance. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Technical Training Instructors. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$40,946 - $95,697
$41K
$63K
$96K
MEDIAN: $63,165
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50%
90%

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$16.78 - $35.75
$17
$22
$36
MEDIAN: $22.28
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$40,946 - $95,697  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,078  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,067  
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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$39,327 - $96,934  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 240
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$16.78 - $35.75  
   
Overtime
$20.43 - $58.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,078  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,067  
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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$39,327 - $96,934  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 86

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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

  • Conduct educational programs in information technology and systems.
  • Observe and report employee progress and program effectiveness.
  • Identify training needs that is aligned to company's vision.
  • Develop training coursework including creation of technical classes.

Common Career Paths for Technical Training Instructor


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Technical Training Instructors who transition into an upper level Technical Trainer position will not necessarily make much more than they do in their current role. The average Technical Trainer makes $60K a year.

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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Training Instructor

Pay by Experience for a Technical Training Instructor has a positive trend. An entry-level Technical Training Instructor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 84 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Technical Training Instructor 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 94 salaries. An experienced Technical Training Instructor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 124 salaries. A Technical Training Instructor 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 104 salaries.

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Key Stats for Technical Training Instructor

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
32%
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Experience Affects Technical Training Instructor Salaries

▲10%

▲7%

National Average
$60,000

▼1%

▼23%

Skills That Affect Technical Training Instructor Salaries

Public Speaking
▲30%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲28%

Training Program Development
▲5%

National Average
$60,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 21%