The average salary for a Learning Specialist in Canada is C$60,281.
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Job Description for Learning Specialist
Learning specialist positions are available in a wide variety of organizations, from universities to financial institutions to large corporations. Generally, these jobs are found in organizations with a large customer and employee base, requiring an individual in charge of training and information distribution. The learning specialist's daily tasks typically revolve around training employees and/or customers. In the case of employees, it is common for learning specialists to develop training pro…Read more
Learning Specialist Tasks
- Develop new online courses and convert existing courses into e-learning options from syllabus to final evaluation.
- Recommend and research software, content creation, and interactive media.
- Create and maintain databases to track participants, feedback, and technical issues.
- Coordinate and maintain e-learning offerings, marketing, and technical infrastructure.
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Popular Skills for Learning Specialist
Training Program Development
Learning Management System (LMS)
Articulate E-Learning Software
Skills in Training Program Development, Training, Learning Management System (LMS), Course Design and Articulate E-Learning Software are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Learning Specialist
An early career Learning Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$54,343 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Learning Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$63,154 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Learning Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$67,647 based on 20 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Learning Specialist in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 16.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (7.6% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (3.1% more).
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