Average Job Training Specialist Salary
$47,000 yearly
$16.79 hourly
Updated July 8, 2021
$35,000
10 %
$47,000
Median
$62,000
90 %
Job training specialists in the United States make an average salary of $47,202 per year or $22.69 per hour. In terms of salary range, an entry level job training specialist salary is roughly $35,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $62,000. If you like following the crowd, non profits and professional companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out government, finance, and technology companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. Hawaii, Virginia, Rhode Island, Maryland, and New Hampshire provide the highest job training specialist salaries.

Average Job Training Specialist Salary By State

The darker areas on the map show where job training specialists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Job Training Specialist average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
Alabama
$43,330
$43,330
$20.83
$20.83
Alaska
Alaska
$33,231
$33,231
$15.98
$15.98
Arizona
Arizona
$42,536
$42,536
$20.45
$20.45
Arkansas
Arkansas
$34,661
$34,661
$16.66
$16.66
California
California
$51,223
$51,223
$24.63
$24.63
Colorado
Colorado
$47,473
$47,473
$22.82
$22.82
Connecticut
Connecticut
$47,383
$47,383
$22.78
$22.78
Delaware
Delaware
$47,323
$47,323
$22.75
$22.75
District of Columbia
District of Columbia
$58,950
$58,950
$28.34
$28.34
Florida
Florida
$52,237
$52,237
$25.11
$25.11
Georgia
Georgia
$43,704
$43,704
$21.01
$21.01
Hawaii
Hawaii
$71,360
$71,360
$34.31
$34.31
Idaho
Idaho
$39,351
$39,351
$18.92
$18.92
Illinois
Illinois
$44,928
$44,928
$21.60
$21.60
Indiana
Indiana
$45,753
$45,753
$22.00
$22.00
Iowa
Iowa
$38,479
$38,479
$18.50
$18.50
Kansas
Kansas
$45,422
$45,422
$21.84
$21.84
Kentucky
Kentucky
$42,797
$42,797
$20.58
$20.58
Louisiana
Louisiana
$49,053
$49,053
$23.58
$23.58
Maine
Maine
$43,559
$43,559
$20.94
$20.94
Maryland
Maryland
$56,294
$56,294
$27.06
$27.06
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
$47,774
$47,774
$22.97
$22.97
Michigan
Michigan
$38,629
$38,629
$18.57
$18.57
Minnesota
Minnesota
$44,327
$44,327
$21.31
$21.31
Mississippi
Mississippi
$53,151
$53,151
$25.55
$25.55
Missouri
Missouri
$44,341
$44,341
$21.32
$21.32
Montana
Montana
$43,813
$43,813
$21.06
$21.06
Nebraska
Nebraska
$39,933
$39,933
$19.20
$19.20
Nevada
Nevada
$40,019
$40,019
$19.24
$19.24
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
$55,506
$55,506
$26.69
$26.69
New Jersey
New Jersey
$53,702
$53,702
$25.82
$25.82
New Mexico
New Mexico
$40,459
$40,459
$19.45
$19.45
New York
New York
$50,522
$50,522
$24.29
$24.29
North Carolina
North Carolina
$47,547
$47,547
$22.86
$22.86
North Dakota
North Dakota
$46,205
$46,205
$22.21
$22.21
Ohio
Ohio
$40,886
$40,886
$19.66
$19.66
Oklahoma
Oklahoma
$37,864
$37,864
$18.20
$18.20
Oregon
Oregon
$50,871
$50,871
$24.46
$24.46
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
$44,123
$44,123
$21.21
$21.21
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
$56,513
$56,513
$27.17
$27.17
South Carolina
South Carolina
$37,821
$37,821
$18.18
$18.18
South Dakota
South Dakota
$42,195
$42,195
$20.29
$20.29
Tennessee
Tennessee
$38,621
$38,621
$18.57
$18.57
Texas
Texas
$45,013
$45,013
$21.64
$21.64
Utah
Utah
$42,779
$42,779
$20.57
$20.57
Vermont
Vermont
$39,762
$39,762
$19.12
$19.12
Virginia
Virginia
$61,405
$61,405
$29.52
$29.52
Washington
Washington
$49,405
$49,405
$23.75
$23.75
West Virginia
West Virginia
$32,236
$32,236
$15.50
$15.50
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
$43,431
$43,431
$20.88
$20.88
Wyoming
Wyoming
$45,863
$45,863
$22.05
$22.05

Highest Paying Cities For Job Training Specialist

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Manassas, VA
Manassas, VA
$61,944
$61,944
$29.78
$29.78
New York, NY
New York, NY
$50,757
$50,757
$24.40
$24.40
Montgomery, AL
Montgomery, AL
$43,574
$43,574
$20.95
$20.95

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    How Much Do Job Training Specialists Make In Different Industries?

    As we previously stated, job training specialist salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that government, finance, and technology companies tend to offer much higher salaries for job training specialists. For example, job training specialists make a whopping average salary of $51,110 while working for government companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $51,035 at finance companies and $49,317 at technology companies. But job training specialists may want to avoid working in the non profits industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $40,929.
    Industry
    Avg. Salary
    Range
    1. Government
    $51,110
    Avg. Salary
    $36k
    $56k
    2. Finance
    $51,035
    Avg. Salary
    $36k
    $56k
    3. Technology
    $49,317
    Avg. Salary
    $36k
    $56k
    4. Professional
    $49,107
    Avg. Salary
    $36k
    $56k
    5. Education
    $47,434
    Avg. Salary
    $36k
    $56k
    6. Health Care
    $46,053
    Avg. Salary
    $36k
    $56k

    High Paying Job Training Specialist Jobs

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Development Coordinator

    Avg. salary: $49,979

    A development coordinator is responsible for planning various programs and events for an organization or company. They primarily focus on securing funding by holding fundraising events, devising programs to increase brand awareness, and even coming up with various campaigns supporting a cause. Most of the development coordinator tasks will revolve around traveling and reaching out to clients, obtaining sponsorships, devising strategies for public relations, securing permits and logistics, seeking organizers and volunteers, and implementing policies of the company.
    38,192 Development Coordinator Jobs
    Certified Trainer

    Avg. salary: $37,124

    A certified trainer is responsible for creating a customized fitness program for clients to improve their body functions, including their cardiovascular stability, balance, flexibility, and overall wellness for a healthy lifestyle. Certified trainers determine the clients' fitness goals, monitoring the clients' progress, and adjusting training plans as needed. They also monitor their clients' food intake, encouraging them to follow strict diet procedures to maintain nutritional standards and practice health disciplines. A certified trainer must have excellent communication and critical-thinking skills and extensive knowledge of the fitness industry.
    34,988 Certified Trainer Jobs
    Facilitator

    Avg. salary: $44,541

    A facilitator is responsible for assisting a group event or program, ensuring that the participants coordinate well. Facilitators also monitor that the objectives of the event are smoothly delivered and organized. An effective facilitator requires having strong communication and leadership skills to manage the participants' concerns and inquiries, including active participation in group discussions and designing engaging activities and processes. Facilitators also assist with planning and finalizing the timetable and setting the specific house rules and regulations for everyone's compliance.
    5,626 Facilitator Jobs
    Trainer

    Avg. salary: $41,001

    A trainer is responsible for instilling knowledge and process techniques for a specific business role. Duties of a trainer include facilitating engaging classes, identifying areas of improvement and opportunities for the learner, evaluating skills and attending to the learner's challenges, organizing training materials and scheduling training sessions, and submitting timely reports to the management on progress. Trainers are required to have excellent public communication skills and extensive product knowledge to provide effective learning methodologies and maintain strategic project management.
    19,205 Trainer Jobs
    Corporate Trainer

    Avg. salary: $54,033

    A corporate trainer is someone who essentially works as a teacher in a corporate setting. Daily duties include training employees with new company systems, skills, and strategies. They monitor the engagement levels and performance of the training participants. Also, they collaborate with project stakeholders to create training content and design. Corporate trainers must have high interpersonal skills to connect with trainers easily and to get them to participate actively in the training sessions. Preferred candidates for the job are those with a bachelor's degree in human resources or those with relevant job experience in the same field.
    23,876 Corporate Trainer Jobs
    Training Officer

    Avg. salary: $48,427

    As a Training Officer, you will be responsible for organizing training for different types of staff in an organization. You will do this by first identifying the needs of both individuals and the company as a whole, either through staff appraisal or meetings with managers. Also, you will have the responsibility to not only organize but assess, design, and deliver the training programs to people.
    42,114 Training Officer Jobs

    Job Training Specialist Salaries By Years Of Experience

    The salary for a job training 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.

    Which Companies Pay Job Training Specialists The Most?

    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 Helix Sleep and Mediacom Communications as they offer the highest salaries for job training specialists.
    Company
    Company
    Avg. Salary
    Range
    $56,051
    $36k
    $60k

    Recently Added Job Training Specialist Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Idaho Division of Human Resources
    Idaho Division of Human Resources
    Job Training Specialist-Print Shop
    Job Training Specialist-Print Shop
    Job Training Specialist-Print Shop
    Boise, ID
    Boise, ID
    03/20/2021
    03/20/2021
    $40,550
    $40,550
    03/20/2021
    Idaho Division of Human Resources
    Idaho Division of Human Resources
    Job Training Specialist Wood Shop
    Job Training Specialist Wood Shop
    Job Training Specialist Wood Shop
    Boise, ID
    Boise, ID
    09/11/2020
    09/11/2020
    $40,530
    $40,530
    09/11/2020
    Idaho Division of Human Resources
    Idaho Division of Human Resources
    Job Training Specialist, Senior ICI
    Job Training Specialist, Senior ICI
    Job Training Specialist, Senior ICI
    Boise, ID
    Boise, ID
    07/08/2020
    07/08/2020
    $45,747
    $45,747
    07/08/2020
    Idaho Division of Human Resources
    Idaho Division of Human Resources
    ICI Job Training Specialist, SR
    ICI Job Training Specialist, SR
    ICI Job Training Specialist, SR
    Boise, ID
    Boise, ID
    02/21/2020
    02/21/2020
    $44,411
    $44,411
    02/21/2020
    Tracy Unified School District
    Tracy Unified School District
    Job Training Specialist
    Job Training Specialist
    Job Training Specialist
    Tracy, CA
    Tracy, CA
    10/23/2019
    10/23/2019
    $41,552
    $41,552
    10/23/2019
    Idaho Division of Human Resources
    Idaho Division of Human Resources
    Job Training Specialist
    Job Training Specialist
    Job Training Specialist
    Boise, ID
    Boise, ID
    10/23/2019
    10/23/2019
    $40,467
    $40,467
    10/23/2019
    XXX
    XXX
    Job Training Specialist
    Job Training Specialist
    Job Training Specialist
    Englewood Cliffs, NJ
    Englewood Cliffs, NJ
    03/18/2016
    03/18/2016
    $38,693
    $38,693
    03/18/2016
    XXX
    XXX
    Job Training Specialist
    Job Training Specialist
    Job Training Specialist
    Englewood Cliffs, NJ
    Englewood Cliffs, NJ
    03/18/2016
    03/18/2016
    $38,693
    $38,693
    03/18/2016
    XXX
    XXX
    Job Training Specialist
    Job Training Specialist
    Job Training Specialist
    Englewood Cliffs, NJ
    Englewood Cliffs, NJ
    03/18/2016
    03/18/2016
    $38,693
    $38,693
    03/18/2016
    XXX
    XXX
    Job Training Specialist
    Job Training Specialist
    Job Training Specialist
    Englewood Cliffs, NJ
    Englewood Cliffs, NJ
    03/18/2016
    03/18/2016
    $38,693
    $38,693
    03/18/2016

    Average Job Training Specialist Salary by Demographic

    Job Training Specialist Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $57,537
    female-income
    Female Income
    $53,652
    Median Job Training Specialist Income by Race
    Asian job training specialists have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Unknown job training specialists have the lowest average salary at $53,388.
    $60,000
    $58,000
    $56,000
    $54,000
    $52,000
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Unknown
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    White$56,738
    Black or African American$54,156
    Asian$59,004
    Unknown$53,388
    Hispanic or Latino$54,687
    Average Job Training Specialist Salary by Education Level
    Job training specialists with a Doctorate degree earn more than those without, at $63,705 annually. With a Masters degree, job training specialists earn a median annual income of $59,465 compared to $53,652 for job training specialists with an Bachelors degree.
    $66,000
    $62,000
    $58,000
    $54,000
    $50,000
    $46,000
    $42,000
    High School Diploma or Less
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Master's Degree
    Doctorate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    High School Diploma or Less$45,067
    Some College/ Associate Degree$46,480
    Bachelor's Degree$53,652
    Master's Degree$59,465
    Doctorate Degree$63,705