Average Curriculum Developer Salary

$60,987
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,750
Bonus
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Curriculum Developer is $60,987.
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$42k
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$61k
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$92k
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MEDIAN $60,987
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Salary
$42k - $92k
Bonus
$1k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$507 - $32k
Total Pay
$41k - $97k

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Job Description for Curriculum Developer

Curriculum Developer Tasks
  • Develop and update detailed course syllabi and outlines, including resources and materials.
  • Assist in delivering course content in person or through the web.
  • Create online course content, troubleshoot problems, and record metrics about usage.
  • Work with employers, students, and teachers to identify needed technical information and pilot new materials.

Popular Employer Salaries for Curriculum Developer

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Curriculum Developer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Curriculum Developer
Instructional Designer
Senior Curriculum Developer
Training Director
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Curriculum Developer

Skills in Curriculum Planning, Training Program Development, Technical Writing, Course Design and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Curriculum Developer

An entry-level Curriculum Developer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,235 based on 27 salaries. An early career Curriculum Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,008 based on 192 salaries. A mid-career Curriculum Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,911 based on 141 salaries. An experienced Curriculum Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,207 based on 144 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $82,011.
Employees with Curriculum Developer in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 43.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (43.5% more) and Seattle, Washington (23.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (16.3% less) and Los Angeles, California (15.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 567 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.8%
Early Career
33.9%
Mid Career
24.9%
Experienced
25.4%
Late Career
11.1%