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Training Instructor Salary

The average salary for a Training Instructor is $53,326 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Project Management, Curriculum Planning, Public Speaking, and Safety Compliance.

$33,272 - $86,205
(Median)
$33K
$53K
$86K
MEDIAN: $53,326
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$12.25 - $36.23
(Median)
$12
$20
$36
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$33,272 - $86,205  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,514  
Profit Sharing
$297.99 - $8,170  
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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$30,542 - $85,592  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 739
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$12.25 - $36.23  
   
Overtime
$18.93 - $58.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,514  
   
Profit Sharing
$297.99 - $8,170  
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).
)
$30,542 - $85,592  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 350

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Job Description for Training Instructor

A training instructor is responsible for teaching clients about a specific skill in a certain industry. Training instructors exist in a variety of sectors such as technology, healthcare, business, education, and more. Most training instructors must have proficient content knowledge of the area in which they are training. For example, a training instructor with expansive knowledge of technology may be responsible for training employees of a company on a new computer program, operating system, or Internet startup; they must, therefore, have experience on the program and generally in training employees in technology.

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Training Instructor Tasks

  • Recommend improvements in curriculum and updates to accommodate new technology.
  • Make lesson plans and determine best instructional methods for conveying subject matter.

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Pay by Experience Level for Training Instructor

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

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Training Instructor Reviews

What is it like working as a Training Instructor?

Training Instructor in Holyoke:
"First Time In Non Profit."
Pros: Using my experience and skills, helping people learn a skill and find jobs, working with smart and interesting people.
Cons: Not enough time to do things well. Training and communication lacking. Would love to make more money.

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Experience Affects Training Instructor Salaries



National Average
$50,000



Skills That Affect Training Instructor Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 48%

Curriculum Planning
up arrow 33%

Public Speaking
up arrow 18%

Safety Compliance
up arrow 15%

Training Program Development
up arrow 4%

Training
up arrow 1%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 1%

National Average
$50,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 186 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 26%
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