Vocational Training Instructor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$54,000
$35,000
Min 10%
$54,000
Median 50%
$82,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Apple
Highest Paying City
Cupertino, CA
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a vocational training instructor make?
Vocational Training Instructors in America make, on average, $54,284 a year or $26.1 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $82,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $35,000 per year. Government companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The top 5 states when it comes to Vocational Training Instructor salaries are New York, Pennsylvania, Nevada, New Jersey, and Massachusetts. The typical tenure for a Vocational Training Instructor is 3.5 years.
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$59,963

Average Vocational Training Instructor Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Vocational Training Instructor in the USA is $54,284 annually or $26.1 hourly. Cupertino, CA reports the highest Vocational Training Instructor salaries at $65,227 per year. Even as an entry-level Vocational Training Instructor, you will make $30,000 per year in Cupertino, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Vocational Training Instructor salaries are New York, Pennsylvania, Nevada, New Jersey, and Massachusetts. North Dakota, Wyoming, South Carolina, Montana, and Florida are the lowest earners.

Map of Vocational Training Instructor Salaries

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

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Average Vocational Training Instructor Salary By Company

Vocational Training Instructor jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Vocational Training Instructors are in Government companies and Technology companies. Apple and MedStar Health are the best paying companies for Vocational Training Instructors. Companies like NetSuite and Booz Allen Hamilton also report very competitive wages for Vocational Training Instructors.

Average Vocational Training Instructor Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Vocational Training Instructor works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Finance companies, Technology companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Vocational Training Instructors. Finance companies pay Vocational Training Instructors an average salary of $77,852, Technology companies pay $61,509, and Hospitality companys come in at $55,531. At $47,547, the average salary for Vocational Training Instructors in the Government industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$77,852
$78k
Technology
Technology
$61,509
$62k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$55,531
$56k
Retail
Retail
$53,365
$53k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$51,163
$51k
Health Care
Health Care
$49,898
$50k
Government
Government
$47,547
$48k

Vocational Training Instructor Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Vocational Training Instructor Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Training Instructor (Vocational Training Instructor-Textiles and Sewing)
03/26/2020
$70,409
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Training Instructor (Vocational Training Instructor-Building and Trades)
02/27/2020
$70,409
Vocational Training Instructor
01/21/2020
$83,480
Vocational Training Instructor
12/29/2019
$36,155
Associated Recreation Council
Vocational Training Instructor
12/03/2019
$45,914
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Vocational Training Instructor
11/25/2019
$53,154
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Vocational Training Instructor
11/25/2019
$53,154
Naval Education and Training Command
Vocational Training Instructor
11/25/2019
$51,440
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Vocational Training Instructor
11/25/2019
$53,154
Headquarters, Air Force Reserve Command
Vocational Training Instructor
11/25/2019
$53,137
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