Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2016

13-1151 Training and Development Specialists

Design and conduct training and development programs to improve individual and organizational performance. May analyze training needs.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
269,710 1.1 % $30.46 $63,350 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $15.58 $20.65 $28.37 $38.12 $48.56
Annual Wage (2) $32,410 $42,950 $59,020 $79,280 $101,010


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Management of Companies and Enterprises 19,570 0.85 $32.42 $67,440
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 13,890 1.04 $34.21 $71,160
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 13,560 0.69 $35.29 $73,390
Insurance Carriers 10,510 0.90 $31.96 $66,480
Local Government (OES Designation) 10,250 0.19 $27.16 $56,490

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training 7,210 10.10 $31.91 $66,370
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 740 3.20 $29.90 $62,200
Educational Support Services 2,940 1.69 $31.79 $66,120
Vocational Rehabilitation Services 5,320 1.61 $20.43 $42,500
Technical and Trade Schools 1,710 1.23 $31.60 $65,730

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 540 0.03 $48.72 $101,340
Natural Gas Distribution 690 0.61 $42.85 $89,130
Coal Mining 60 0.11 $42.59 $88,580
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 2,610 0.67 $42.50 $88,410
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 110 0.65 $40.31 $83,850


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 26,660 1.67 0.87 $34.72 $72,220
Texas 23,370 1.99 1.04 $31.75 $66,040
New York 18,950 2.08 1.08 $32.23 $67,040
Florida 14,800 1.80 0.94 $27.82 $57,870
Virginia 10,800 2.87 1.49 $33.45 $69,570




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Utah 4,560 3.31 1.72 $26.17 $54,420
Arizona 7,710 2.91 1.51 $28.61 $59,510
Virginia 10,800 2.87 1.49 $33.45 $69,570
Maryland 7,060 2.67 1.39 $31.00 $64,480
Nebraska 2,360 2.43 1.27 $26.62 $55,370




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 1,460 2.09 1.09 $37.01 $76,970
Rhode Island 810 1.70 0.88 $36.41 $75,730
New Jersey 6,350 1.60 0.84 $36.05 $74,990
Massachusetts 6,800 1.97 1.02 $35.89 $74,660
Connecticut 3,270 1.96 1.02 $34.79 $72,370





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 13,630 2.07 1.08 $33.76 $70,230
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 7,020 2.82 1.47 $36.42 $75,760
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 6,630 2.60 1.35 $30.84 $64,140
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 6,490 2.21 1.15 $35.40 $73,640
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 6,420 1.52 0.79 $31.37 $65,250
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 6,040 1.66 0.86 $29.19 $60,720
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 5,870 2.41 1.26 $33.38 $69,420
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 5,660 2.93 1.52 $28.28 $58,820
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 4,850 2.54 1.32 $31.08 $64,650
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 3,960 2.95 1.54 $30.11 $62,630