Training Coordinator Salary

Pay for Training Coordinators in the United States sits in the ballpark of $46K annually. Cash earnings for Training Coordinators — including $5K in bonuses and $5K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $30K to $66K depending on individual performance. The company is the main element affecting pay for this group — years of experience and geography are driving factors as well. Female Training Coordinators make up most of the survey respondents at 75 percent. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$33,728 - $67,678
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$34K
$46K
$68K
MEDIAN: $46,018
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$12.26 - $25.69
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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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.
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$33,728 - $67,678  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,929  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,222  
Commission
$800  
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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$30,306 - $66,139  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,500
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.26 - $25.69  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.52  
Overtime
$17.70 - $39.80  
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.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,929  
   
Commission
$800  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,222  
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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$30,306 - $66,139  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 851
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Job Description for Training Coordinator

Training coordinators are responsible for the design and implementation of training programs in businesses and other organizations. Depending on their specific spheres of expertise, training coordinators may focus on administrative and planning tasks related to training; alternatively, a training coordinator may be closely involved with implementation. In smaller organizations, a training coordinator is likely to be involved planning and conducting training.

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Training Coordinator Tasks

  • Conduct on-the-job training or classes to teach and demonstrate principles, procedures and subject matter knowledge.
  • Coordinate training, lectures and discussions to increase knowledge and competence.
  • Monitor students' use of tools and equipment, track progress.
  • Determine training needs of workers.

Common Career Paths for Training Coordinator


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Though not the most common occurrence, Training Coordinators sometimes become Training Directors, where the average income is $81K per year. A common career progression for a Training Coordinator is to become a Training & Development Manager or a Training Manager. Compared to Training Coordinators, the first group earns $26K more on average, and the second group earns $19K more.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Training Coordinator


Wal-Mart Stores, Inc lags the field greatly in terms of pay, offering a median salary less than half of the top paying company's rate ($23K).

Popular Skills for Training Coordinator


Survey results imply that Training Coordinators deploy a deep pool of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Microsoft Excel, Project Management, Software Training Materials, and Training Management are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts in pay of 4 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Visual Basic, Customer Service, and Oral / Verbal Communication. Most people experienced in Training also know Microsoft Office and Training Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Training Coordinator

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


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. The average inexperienced worker earns $41K, and someone who has worked for five to 10 years can expect a bigger median salary of $47K. Training Coordinators bring in $50K after working for 10 to 20 years. Old hands boasting more than twenty years of relevant experience report pay that is more or less commensurate with that extensive experience; average earnings for this group come out to approximately $57K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $43,820

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Washington offers some of the highest pay in the country for Training Coordinators, 19 percent above the national average. Training Coordinators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+14 percent), Minneapolis (+11 percent), Boston (+10 percent), and Chicago (+9 percent). Austin is the lowest-paying area, 12 percent south of the national average. Columbus and Dallas are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries tend to be 9 percent less than the median.

Training Coordinator Reviews

What is it like working as a Training Coordinator?

Training Coordinator in Los Angeles:
"Training Coordinator."
Pros: The important work we do for our clients, the satisfaction of seeing a client grow, the variety, working with volunteers, staff, and clients, getting to develop new curriculum material, my colleagues.
Cons: The pay, the politics, the stress, the lack of resources.

Training Coordinator in Delavan:
"Corporate Culture with a focus on Project Management."
Pros: I love that the job is always evolving and what I do makes a difference. I enjoy the people I work with and find the challenges satisfying.
Cons: The stress can be a killer, because everyone wants something from you YESTERDAY!!!

Training Coordinator in Fremont:
"Stress Level Is High!"
Pros: I like the creativity of the job. I like the ability to teach others.
Cons: The people I work with! They are rude, crude, and disgusting.

Training Coordinator in Los Angeles:
"A Great Stepping Stone To Learn About The Business."
Pros: The culture and support to their employees.

Training Coordinator in Las Vegas:
"Work flexibility."
Pros: I have the freedom to direct the training curriculum.
Cons: The lack of communication among supervisors.

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Experience Affects Training Coordinator Salaries




National Average
$44,000


Skills That Affect Training Coordinator Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Software Training Materials
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Training Program Development
up arrow 2%

Training Management
up arrow 2%

Project Coordinating
up arrow 2%

National Average
$44,000

Organizational Development
up arrow 1%

Training
up arrow 2%

Scheduling
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 4%


Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 408 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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