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How Much Does a Trainer Earn In The United States?

Trainer Salaries
Updated April 6, 2021
Average Yearly Salary
$41,000
$24,000
$41,000
$69,000
Trainers in the United States make an average salary of $41,002 per year or $19.71 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $24,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $69,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Massachusetts, New York, Texas, New Jersey, and Delaware provide the highest trainer salaries.
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Where Trainers Earn The Most

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

Average Salary

How Much Do Trainers Earn In Different Cities?

While a trainer can average a salary of $41,002 per year, or $19.71 per hour, there are many opportunities for trainers to make more. For example, in Boston, MA you might make $52,384 per year. Other high-paying locations include New York, NY, Washington, DC and Austin, TX. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Boston, MA where the average starting salary is $26,000. The highest paying states for trainers include Massachusetts, New York and Texas. Meanwhile, Nebraska, Iowa, and Kentucky offer the lowest salaries.
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$52,384
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$75k
$51,778
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$75k
$51,146
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$75k
$51,085
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$22k
$75k
5. Elizabeth, NJ
$49,300
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$22k
$75k
6. Germantown, MD
$45,967
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$22k
$75k

High Paying Trainer Jobs

Which Companies Pay Trainers 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 Chevron and Cheniere Energy as they offer the highest salaries for trainers.
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$108k
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$108k
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$108k
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$108k
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$50k
$108k
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$50k
$108k

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    How Experience Affects Trainer Salaries

    The salary for a 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.

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