Trainee Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$37,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$37,000
Median 50%
$54,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Anchorage, AK
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.1 years
How much does a trainee make?
Trainees in the US make on average $37,656 annually or $18.1 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $26,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $54,000. Retail companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Alaska, Massachusetts, New Jersey, West Virginia, and Minnesota have the highest paying Trainee jobs. The typical employment for a Trainee is 1.1 years.

Average Trainee Salary By Location

Trainees in the United States of America make on average $37,656 a year or $18.1 per hour. Working in Anchorage, AK as a Trainee will pay you the highest wages at around $60,725 per year. The Anchorage, AK average entry-level salary for Trainees is $56,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Trainee salaries are Alaska, Massachusetts, New Jersey, West Virginia, and Minnesota. The lowest earning states are Mississippi, Oklahoma, Utah, Idaho, and Arkansas.

Map of Trainee Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Trainee Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Trainee makes. The most abundant employment opportunities for Trainees are in Retail companies and Professional companies. Companies like Massachusetts General Physicians ... or Johnson & Johnson will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Providence Health & Services and Unum report highly competitive salaries for Trainees.

Trainee Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Trainee Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Trainee can range from $28,565 to $56,617 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary 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.

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