Job Development Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$41,000
$26,000
$41,000
$65,000
The average Job Development Specialist makes about $42,003 per year. That's $20.19 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $26,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $65,000. Many of Job Development Specialists seem to be drawn to Health Care and Utilities companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case Job Development Specialists tend to work at Health Care, Government, and Manufacturing companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Alaska, Maryland and Virginia pay Job Development Specialists the highest salaries.
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Map of Job Development Specialist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Job Development Specialists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Job Development Specialist Salary By Location

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to Alaska, Maryland and Virginia, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for Job Development Specialists. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Alabama, Georgia, and South Carolina.

Average Job Development Specialist Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Miami-Dade County Public Schools and Geo Reentry as they offer the highest salaries for Job Development Specialists.

The largest raises come from changing jobs.

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Average Job Development Specialist Pay By Industry

The salary for a Job Development Specialist can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for Job Development Specialists tend to be found in Health Care, Government, and Manufacturing companies. In fact, Job Development Specialists can make a yearly salary of $48,187 while working for Health Care companies.
Industry
Average Salary
Health Care
Health Care
$48,187
$48k
Government
Government
$46,472
$46k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$44,459
$44k
Construction
Construction
$41,138
$41k
Education
Education
$40,070
$40k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$36,874
$37k

Job Development Specialist Salary History

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Job Development Specialist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Job Development Specialist can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Job Development Specialist Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Job Developer/Placement Specialist
Job Developer/Placement Specialist
05/27/2020
05/27/2020
$35,124
$35,124
05/27/2020
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
01/24/2020
01/24/2020
$40,905
$40,905
01/24/2020
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
10/22/2019
10/22/2019
$35,312
$35,312
10/22/2019
Job Share Connect
Job Share Connect
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
08/31/2019
08/31/2019
$44,000
$44,000
08/31/2019
Twin Rivers Unified School District
Twin Rivers Unified School District
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
08/28/2019
08/28/2019
$41,302
$41,302
08/28/2019
Kern Community College District
Kern Community College District
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
08/20/2019
08/20/2019
$48,920
$48,920
08/20/2019
Kern Community College District
Kern Community College District
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
07/24/2019
07/24/2019
$48,920
$48,920
07/24/2019
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
07/11/2019
07/11/2019
$45,914
$45,914
07/11/2019
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
06/28/2019
06/28/2019
$36,794
$36,794
06/28/2019
Job Development Specialist
Job Development Specialist
06/28/2019
06/28/2019
$36,794
$36,794
06/28/2019