Technical Instructor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$63,000
$34,000
Min 10%
$63,000
Median 50%
$117,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
KLA
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a technical instructor make?
The national average salary for a Technical Instructor in the U.S. is $63,779 annually or $30.66 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 83,000. The top 10 percent earn over $117,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $34,000 annually. Technology companies and Education companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. New York, California, West Virginia, Maryland, and Wisconsin have the highest paying Technical Instructor jobs. The typical tenure for a Technical Instructor is 3.5 years.

Average Technical Instructor Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Technical Instructor in the USA is $63,779 annually or $30.66 hourly. Technical Instructors make the most in New York, NY at about $78,977 per year. Not only that, New York, NY also has an average entry-level salary of $46,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Technical Instructor salaries are New York, California, West Virginia, Maryland, and Wisconsin. The lowest earning states are Nebraska, Minnesota, Utah, Kansas, and Colorado.

Map of Technical Instructor Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Technical Instructor Salary By Company

Technical Instructors can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Technology companies and Education companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. KLA and Twitter are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Weatherford International and Halliburton report highly competitive salaries for Technical Instructors.
Company
Average Salary
$105,873
$106k
$102,967
$103k
$93,813
$94k
$93,743
$94k
$89,190
$89k
$87,970
$88k

Average Technical Instructor Pay By Industry

Technical Instructor salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Energy companies, Manufacturing companies, and Technology companies pay their Technical Instructors well. Energy companies pay Technical Instructors an average salary of $74,890, Manufacturing companies pay $66,882, and Technology companys come in at $64,128. At $51,213, the average salary for Technical Instructors in the Non Profits industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Energy
Energy
$74,890
$75k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$66,882
$67k
Technology
Technology
$64,128
$64k
Education
Education
$58,520
$59k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$56,570
$57k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$51,213
$51k

Technical Instructor Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Technical Instructor Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Instructional Technologist
04/26/2020
$52,151
Kern Comunity College District
Emergency Medical Technologies (EMT) Instructor (KRV)-Adjunct Pool
04/26/2020
$125,220
Instructional Tech Liaison (Effective School Year)
04/24/2020
$26,254
Bellingham Technical College
Process Technology Instructor-Tenure Track (Plant/Process Operator Training Instructor)
04/22/2020
$54,029
Peralta Community College District
Machine Technology Instructor
04/09/2020
$55,817
Instructor, Welding Technology
04/02/2020
$51,373
Manicuring/Nail Technology, Instructor
03/27/2020
$57,810
Renton Technical College
Major Appliance and Refrigeration Technology Instructor
03/22/2020
$74,732
Pearson
Senior Technical Evaluator-Barber Instructor
03/12/2020
$37,295
Technician I-Biology Instruction
03/05/2020
$27,152
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