The average salary for an Experienced Training Specialist with Training Program Development skills is $63,972.
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Job Description for Training Specialist
Training specialists aim to improve the performance of current employees, and may also train new employees so they meet certain levels of proficiency before beginning work. Training specialists must be able to work well with others, teach a variety of skills and personalities, and make adjustments whenever necessary. Education and field work experience are often necessary for more technical positions, and many training specialists are also tasked with developing teaching materials and lesson pl…Read more
Training Specialist Tasks
- Design, orchestrate and implement training programs for employees or clientele to help improve skills.
- Determine specific educational needs by interviewing or surveying a sample of people from target population.
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Popular Skills for Training Specialist
Skills that pay less than market rate include Training Management, Microsoft Office, Curriculum Planning, Facilitator and Training.
Pay by Experience Level for Training Specialist
An entry-level Training Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $47,185 based on 19 salaries. An early career Training Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,942 based on 438 salaries. A mid-career Training Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,753 based on 249 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $67,044.
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Employees with Training Specialist in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 39.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (24.1% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (21.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (0.2% less).
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