Entry-Level Training Specialist Salary (United States)

Around three in four of Entry-Level Training Specialists are relatively green, reporting fewer than five years in the field, and median pay in the workforce is around $46,032 annually. The vast majority enjoy medical while the greater part get dental coverage in this occupation. Vision coverage is also available to about two-thirds. More than half of Entry-Level Training Specialists (65 percent) are women. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Entry-Level Training Specialist Salary (?
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$32,701 - $64,620
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $46,201
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Entry-Level Training Specialist Salary (?
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$13.86 - $26.05
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$32,701 - $64,620  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,093  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,047  
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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$31,965 - $66,078  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 443
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.86 - $26.05  
   
Overtime
$20.40 - $38.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,093  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,047  
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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$31,965 - $66,078  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 101
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Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
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Houston
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For those looking to make money, Entry-Level Training Specialists in San Francisco enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 43 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Training Specialists will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+27 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Miami, 13 percent below the national average. Workers in Austin and Atlanta earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (-10 percent and -9 percent).

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Training Specialist Salaries

Training Management
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Design
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Training Program Development
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Curriculum Planning
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Project Management
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$46,000
Microsoft Office
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Training
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 130 votes.

Gender

Female
65%
female alumni
 
Male
35%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 9%
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