Vocational Training Instructor Salary

Pay for Vocational Training Instructors in the United States sits in the ballpark of $19.13 per hour. Nearly one in three of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, the greater part report medical coverage and more than two-fifths claim dental coverage as well. Male Vocational Training Instructors are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 55 percent of the field. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$32,150 - $66,770
$32K
$44K
$67K
MEDIAN: $43,776
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$11.18 - $30.89
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$32,150 - $66,770  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,098  
Profit Sharing
$3,750  
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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$27,057 - $65,800  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 83
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.18 - $30.89  
   
Overtime
$-0.50 - $42.71  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,098  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,750  
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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$27,057 - $65,800  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 87

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Job Description for Vocational Training Instructor

A vocational training instructor teaches students how to perform certain jobs or trades. Examples include heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC), automotive trades, plumbing, cooking, hairdressing and certain healthcare jobs, among others. The vocational training instructor may be given material to teach from, or they may be responsible for developing the curriculum and lesson plans in a way that matches the goals of the course and institution. Vocational training instructors must teach lessons that are both informative and interesting to students, which includes hands-on demonstrations, visual aids and student evaluations. The instructor must stay up to date with developments in their field to incorporate into lessons. Additionally, they must keep accurate student records and grade students' work in a timely manner.

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Vocational Training Instructor Tasks

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

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Pay by Experience Level for Vocational Training Instructor

Pay by Experience for a Vocational Training Instructor has a positive trend. An entry-level Vocational Training Instructor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 65 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Vocational 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 $40,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Vocational Training Instructor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 43 salaries. A Vocational 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 $48,000 based on 41 salaries.

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Key Stats for Vocational Training Instructor

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Vocational Training Instructor Salaries

Late-Career
▲15%

Experienced
▲11%

National Average
$42,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 34%
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