Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2013

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)
224,110 1.0 % $29.22 $60,780 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $15.48 $20.10 $27.33 $36.35 $45.96
Annual Wage (2) $32,190 $41,820 $56,850 $75,610 $95,600


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 17,090 0.80 $30.55 $63,540
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 12,450 0.74 $33.51 $69,700
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 10,340 0.89 $31.69 $65,920
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 9,100 0.17 $31.70 $65,940
Local Government (OES Designation) 8,750 0.16 $26.55 $55,230

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 6,100 8.31 $31.00 $64,480
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works) 760 3.23 $29.19 $60,710
Educational Support Services 2,320 1.55 $29.93 $62,260
Vocational Rehabilitation Services 4,730 1.47 $19.27 $40,090
Technical and Trade Schools 1,890 1.27 $30.37 $63,170

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) 610 0.03 $46.06 $95,810
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution 2,240 0.58 $40.40 $84,030
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers 70 0.05 $40.06 $83,320
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 340 0.31 $39.78 $82,740
Natural Gas Distribution 550 0.51 $38.84 $80,790


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 21,200 1.44 0.85 $32.99 $68,610
Texas 19,460 1.78 1.05 $28.48 $59,240
New York 15,740 1.82 1.08 $30.35 $63,130
Florida 12,430 1.67 0.99 $26.40 $54,920
Pennsylvania 10,400 1.85 1.10 $28.29 $58,840




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 9,980 2.75 1.63 $33.29 $69,240
Maryland 6,440 2.54 1.50 $31.08 $64,640
Vermont 740 2.48 1.47 $28.77 $59,840
Nebraska 2,070 2.23 1.32 $25.76 $53,570
Utah 2,730 2.19 1.30 $25.32 $52,670




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 1,440 2.17 1.28 $36.01 $74,900
Washington 3,750 1.33 0.78 $34.44 $71,630
New Jersey 5,540 1.45 0.86 $33.93 $70,580
Massachusetts 5,500 1.69 1.00 $33.85 $70,400
Connecticut 2,780 1.70 1.01 $33.51 $69,700





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 9,830 1.88 1.11 $32.62 $67,840
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 7,040 2.97 1.76 $36.22 $75,330
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 5,580 2.42 1.43 $30.34 $63,100
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 5,510 3.10 1.83 $27.03 $56,220
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 5,460 1.37 0.81 $29.57 $61,500
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 5,000 2.33 1.38 $30.64 $63,730
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 4,300 1.56 0.92 $30.71 $63,870
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 4,190 2.28 1.35 $31.45 $65,410
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 4,020 1.09 0.64 $29.48 $61,320
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 3,730 2.08 1.23 $28.93 $60,170