WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$75,000
$41,000
Min 10%
$75,000
Median 50%
$138,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Goldman Sachs
Highest Paying City
Minneapolis, MN
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a workforce development specialist make?
Workforce Development Specialists in America make an average salary of $75,751 per year or $36.42 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 97,000. The top 10 percent earn over $138,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $41,000 annually. Finance companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and Iowa are some of the states with the best Workforce Development Specialist salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Workforce Development Specialist is 2.7 years.

Average Workforce Development Specialist Salary By Company

There is good job security in Workforce Development Specialist positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Finance companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Goldman Sachs and Micron Technology are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like Science Applications International ... or U.S. Bancorp, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Workforce Development Specialists.

Average Workforce Development Specialist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Workforce Development Specialist in the United States is $75,751 per year or $36.42 per hour. Minneapolis, MN reports the highest Workforce Development Specialist salaries at $96,548 per year. The average entry-level salary in Minneapolis, MN is $56,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Workforce Development Specialist salaries are North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and Iowa. The lowest earning states are Idaho, South Carolina, Arizona, Florida, and Nevada.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Minneapolis, MN
$96,548
2
Vernon Hills, IL
$86,021
3
Detroit, MI
$84,019
4
Philadelphia, PA
$82,411
5
Washington, DC
$82,173

RECENTLY ADDED Workforce Development Specialist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Sc Department of Public Safety
Workforce Development Specialist
10/29/2019
$27,527
State of Arizona
Workforce Development Specialist
10/27/2019
$55,000
Workforce Development Specialist
10/26/2019
$69,581
Washington State
Workforce Development Specialist
10/26/2019
$49,932
Forest Service
Workforce Development Specialist
10/25/2019
$74,596
State of North Carolina
Workforce Development Specialist
10/24/2019
$48,051
Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
Workforce Development Specialist
10/24/2019
$74,937
Metropolitan Community College
Workforce Development Specialist
10/18/2019
$36,572
Workforce Development Specialist
09/26/2019
$55,237
Metropolitan Community College
Workforce Development Specialist
09/26/2019
$36,572
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