Training Directors with Project Management skills are often veterans in their line of work, with somewhere between two-thirds and three-fourths bringing more than 10 years of experience to the table. Salaries slide in at $87K per year on average but can range from $52K to $148K per year. Geographic location and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Men working as Training Directors with Project Management skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 59 percent. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$50,989 - $134,297
MEDIAN: $86,851

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$50,989 - $134,297  
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$51,696 - $147,901  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 184

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Pay by Experience Level for Training Director

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

Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Training Directors with Project Management skills. The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $68K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $77K on average. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $97K. Training Directors with Project Management skills who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $102K on average.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.


41 %
59 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 9%