Sales Trainer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$73,000
$62,000
$73,000
$86,000
Sales trainers in the United States make an average salary of $73,420 per year or $35.3 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $62,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $86,000. As most things go, location can be critical. New Jersey, West Virginia, Massachusetts, Maine, and Colorado provide the highest sales trainer salaries.
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Map of Sales Trainer Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Sales Trainers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Sales Trainer Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for a sales trainer is roughly $73,420 per year, which boils down to $35.3 per hour. Interestingly enough, sales trainers have the highest salaries in Cherry Hill, NJ at about $80,542 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in Cherry Hill, NJ is $48,000. Additionally, sales trainers make more than the average salary in Milford, MA, Rochester, MN, Denver, CO, Dallas, TX, and Santa Clara, CA. On a more broad level, sales trainer salaries are highest in New Jersey, West Virginia, Massachusetts, Maine, Colorado, Minnesota, and Wyoming. On the contrary, Utah, Florida, and Alaska offer the lowest sales trainer salaries.

Average Sales Trainer 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 AstraZeneca and Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A as they offer the highest salaries for sales trainers.

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Average Sales Trainer Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, sales trainer salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that pharmaceutical, health care, and technology companies tend to offer much higher salaries for sales trainers. For example, sales trainers make a whopping average salary of $81,880 while working for pharmaceutical companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $77,521 at health care companies and $74,091 at technology companies. But sales trainers may want to avoid working in the hospitality industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $67,750.

Industry
Average Salary
Pharmaceutical
Pharmaceutical
$81,880
$82k
Health Care
Health Care
$77,521
$78k
Technology
Technology
$74,091
$74k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$71,542
$72k
Retail
Retail
$70,751
$71k
Finance
Finance
$69,913
$70k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$69,309
$69k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$67,750
$68k

Sales Trainer Salary History

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Sales Trainer Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a sales trainer 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 Sales Trainer Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Insurance Resourcing
Insurance Resourcing
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
01/27/2020
01/27/2020
$30,000
$30,000
01/27/2020
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
01/23/2020
01/23/2020
$65,000
$65,000
01/23/2020
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
01/12/2020
01/12/2020
$80,000
$80,000
01/12/2020
Beldon
Beldon
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
12/31/2019
12/31/2019
$65,000
$65,000
12/31/2019
Insurance Resourcing
Insurance Resourcing
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
12/31/2019
12/31/2019
$40,000
$40,000
12/31/2019
National Older Worker Career Center
National Older Worker Career Center
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
12/30/2019
12/30/2019
$93,915
$93,915
12/30/2019
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
12/20/2019
12/20/2019
$80,000
$80,000
12/20/2019
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
12/03/2019
12/03/2019
$81,000
$81,000
12/03/2019
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
11/30/2019
11/30/2019
$40,000
$40,000
11/30/2019
Platinum Supplemental Insurance
Platinum Supplemental Insurance
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
Sales Trainer
11/29/2019
11/29/2019
$75,000
$75,000
11/29/2019