Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

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)
239,500 0.9 % $29.58 $61,530 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $15.38 $20.14 $27.57 $37.00 $46.95
Annual Wage (2) $31,980 $41,890 $57,340 $76,960 $97,660


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 17,940 0.81 $31.30 $65,100
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 13,130 0.74 $33.81 $70,330
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 11,670 0.96 $31.56 $65,650
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 9,150 0.17 $32.01 $66,580
Local Government (OES Designation) 9,070 0.17 $26.96 $56,090

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 6,450 8.86 $31.86 $66,260
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 750 3.24 $29.39 $61,140
Vocational Rehabilitation Services 5,320 1.62 $19.32 $40,180
Educational Support Services 2,040 1.37 $31.58 $65,680
Technical and Trade Schools 2,010 1.36 $30.34 $63,110

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 $46.97 $97,700
Natural Gas Distribution 500 0.46 $41.84 $87,020
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 2,480 0.64 $40.60 $84,450
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers 90 0.07 $39.72 $82,620
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 1,720 0.35 $39.04 $81,190


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 22,190 1.47 0.83 $34.01 $70,750
Texas 21,970 1.96 1.10 $29.81 $62,010
New York 15,820 1.80 1.01 $31.45 $65,410
Florida 12,580 1.64 0.93 $27.20 $56,570
Pennsylvania 10,520 1.86 1.05 $29.22 $60,790



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)
Vermont 870 2.90 1.63 $27.79 $57,800
Utah 3,610 2.82 1.59 $24.95 $51,890
Virginia 9,920 2.72 1.53 $32.96 $68,550
Maryland 6,800 2.66 1.50 $30.89 $64,260
Kansas 3,140 2.31 1.30 $29.21 $60,760



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 1,230 1.82 1.03 $38.10 $79,240
California 22,190 1.47 0.83 $34.01 $70,750
Massachusetts 5,850 1.76 0.99 $33.98 $70,670
New Jersey 6,070 1.57 0.89 $33.97 $70,660
Connecticut 3,010 1.83 1.03 $33.39 $69,450




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 10,120 1.88 1.06 $33.72 $70,130
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 6,420 2.70 1.52 $36.47 $75,860
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 6,410 2.69 1.51 $30.22 $62,850
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 5,560 1.95 1.10 $34.27 $71,290
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 5,560 3.04 1.72 $28.53 $59,350
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 5,500 2.46 1.39 $30.24 $62,890
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 5,250 1.29 0.73 $30.16 $62,740
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 5,110 1.36 0.77 $29.40 $61,140
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 4,320 2.32 1.31 $32.25 $67,080
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 4,100 2.25 1.27 $29.43 $61,220