Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2010

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)
203,870 0.8 % $27.54 $57,280 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $14.96 $19.54 $26.04 $34.22 $43.03
Annual Wage (2) $31,110 $40,640 $54,160 $71,180 $89,490


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 15,930 0.84 $29.00 $60,330
Insurance Carriers 9,550 0.80 $28.59 $59,470
State Government (OES Designation) 9,310 0.41 $24.35 $50,650
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 9,270 0.64 $31.97 $66,490
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 8,070 0.16 $29.45 $61,250

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 3,580 4.37 $27.84 $57,920
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 760 3.07 $27.45 $57,100
Vocational Rehabilitation Services 4,850 1.50 $18.59 $38,670
Educational Support Services 1,550 1.16 $28.86 $60,020
Technical and Trade Schools 1,600 1.04 $27.51 $57,220

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) 580 0.03 $45.28 $94,190
Oil and Gas Extraction 100 0.06 $38.63 $80,360
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 2,580 0.65 $36.09 $75,070
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 1,570 0.33 $35.40 $73,640
Natural Gas Distribution 610 0.56 $35.14 $73,100


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 17,180 1.23 0.77 $32.21 $67,010
Texas 16,350 1.62 1.01 $26.84 $55,820
New York 14,250 1.71 1.06 $30.92 $64,320
Florida 10,290 1.45 0.90 $25.84 $53,740
Pennsylvania 9,100 1.66 1.04 $25.54 $53,120




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)
Virginia 8,690 2.47 1.54 $29.81 $62,010
Georgia 8,800 2.35 1.46 $27.25 $56,670
Oklahoma 3,480 2.34 1.46 $22.39 $46,580
Nebraska 1,990 2.20 1.37 $25.46 $52,960
Delaware 860 2.17 1.35 $29.45 $61,250




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 1,250 1.95 1.22 $33.16 $68,980
Washington 3,730 1.38 0.86 $32.70 $68,020
New Jersey 5,430 1.44 0.90 $32.67 $67,940
California 17,180 1.23 0.77 $32.21 $67,010
Connecticut 3,120 1.95 1.22 $31.26 $65,020

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-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 8,220 1.65 1.03 $34.69 $72,160
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 5,580 2.54 1.58 $28.97 $60,250
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 5,540 2.42 1.51 $33.74 $70,180
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 4,470 1.79 1.12 $27.35 $56,890
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 4,190 2.49 1.55 $27.51 $57,230
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 4,180 1.09 0.68 $32.67 $67,960
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 4,030 2.01 1.25 $30.18 $62,770
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL Metropolitan Division 3,710 1.05 0.65 $27.89 $58,010
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 3,400 2.03 1.26 $30.01 $62,410
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 3,380 1.87 1.17 $29.16 $60,640




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

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Salem, OR 560 3.92 2.44 $24.08 $50,090
Columbia, SC 1,210 3.66 2.28 $23.98 $49,890
Danbury, CT 230 3.48 2.17 $33.59 $69,870
Trenton-Ewing, NJ 730 3.42 2.13 $33.36 $69,390
Anniston-Oxford, AL 150 3.32 2.07 $25.02 $52,030
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 660 3.28 2.05 $25.02 $52,050
Rome, GA 120 3.23 2.02 $24.72 $51,410
Cheyenne, WY 120 3.02 1.88 $23.07 $47,980
Jefferson City, MO 210 3.00 1.87 $24.37 $50,690
Iowa City, IA 240 2.95 1.84 $24.74 $51,450