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Training Instructor - Federal Salaries of 2017

Pay Rates for "Training Instructor"

How much does a Training Instructor in the federal government get paid? $80,190.01* *Based on the 2017 average.
2,225 EMPLOYEES
$175.13M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Training Instructor was the 104th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2017, with 2,225 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2017, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Training Instruction, with an average salary of $67,582.

Government Training Instruction jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Training Instruction job is GS-4, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-15. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.

Job Description

This occupation covers positions concerned with administration, supervision, training program development, evaluation, or instruction in a program of training when the paramount requirement of the work is a combination of practical knowledge of the methods and techniques of instruction and practical knowledge of the subject-matter being taught.

Administrative and Management positions have a wide range of responsibilities. Management does not refer specifically to supervisors who directly manage organizations or teams. Rather jobs in this category deal with managing systems or processes such as finances, security systems, training programs, or marketing. For employees in this job category, promotions are typically given 2 grade increments at a time until GS-12 is reached.

Agencies that have hired a Training Instructor

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 365 $67,582.25
Transportation Security Administration 264 $76,623.42
Department of State 248 $83,184.98
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 178 $73,643.90
Federal Emergency Management Agency 144 $97,173.31
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 90 $64,560.50
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 72 $94,984.46
Forest Service 64 $60,920.13
Indian Affairs 62 $33,183.15
National Park Service 57 $74,208.18
Deputy Assistant Secretary Security & Law Enforcement 49 $76,578.90
Food and Drug Administration 48 $108,092.54
Department of Energy 45 $108,681.24
Federal Bureau of Investigation 40 $14,158.25
Mine Safety and Health Administration 33 $99,546.39
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 29 $97,532.28
National Institutes of Health 25 $107,376.28
Bureau of the Census 24 $92,808.83
Veterans Benefits Administration 21 $76,567.48
Peace Corps 17 $93,049.88
Bureau of Land Management 16 $69,727.06
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 15 $88,684.87
Federal Aviation Administration 15 $86,242.80
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 15 $106,720.87
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 14 $765.50
Natural Resources Conservation Service 13 $87,087.92
Health Resources and Services Administration 13 $99,020.77
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 12 $107,312.33
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 11 $97,601.82
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 11 $76,332.27
Patent and Trademark Office 11 $95,252.91
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 10 $110,522.10
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 10 $91,666.60
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 8 $115,153.50
National Archives and Records Administration 8 $100,206.38
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 8 $106,116.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 8 $72,632.25
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 7 $98,323.86
Bureau of Reclamation 7 $72,129.57
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 6 $103,420.50
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 6 $95,713.33
Geological Survey 6 $91,466.83
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 5 $0.00
U.S. Coast Guard 5 $78,227.80
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 5 $120,968.80
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 5 $90,824.60
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 5 $116,708.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 5 $130,576.00
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 4 $78,481.25
National Protection and Programs Directorate 4 $84,492.75
U.S. Secret Service 4 $104,588.00
Office of Personnel Management 4 $94,453.75
Maritime Administration 4 $88,458.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 4 $112,600.50
Agricultural Research Service 3 $100,903.67
Offices, Boards and Divisions 3 $121,091.67
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 3 $92,708.33
Government Printing Office 3 $80,842.00
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs 3 $113,921.33
Federal Student Aid 3 $103,536.67
Indian Health Service 3 $73,732.67
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 3 $81,887.33
Departmental Offices 2 $85,669.00
National Cemetery Administration 2 $98,858.50
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 2 $88,026.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 2 $112,457.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $55,990.50
International Trade Administration 2 $104,927.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 2 $89,013.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 2 $123,545.50
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 2 $105,965.50
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 1 $132,192.00
Environmental Protection Agency 1 $104,275.00
Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner 1 $120,101.00
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 1 $107,627.00
Council of Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency 1 $161,900.00
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation 1 $113,755.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 1 $95,666.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 1 $138,160.00
Langley Research Center 1 $105,839.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $115,755.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 1 $77,593.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $69,977.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $123,223.00
Rural Housing Service 1 $97,909.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $108,170.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 1 $113,755.00
African Development Foundation 1 $97,956.00
U.S. Mint 1 $0.00
Wage and Hour Division 1 $138,015.00
Community Relations Service 1 $113,524.00
Internal Revenue Service 1 $97,956.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 1 $90,350.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $114,931.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $106,327.00

Training Instructor Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Training Instructor is $80,190.01. The highest paid Training Instructor made $170,373 in 2017.

Common Training Instructor Payscales

Payscale Number of Training Instruction Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,495
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 264
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 254
CY - Contract Education--school Year 57
IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use 46
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 36
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 17
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 12
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 10
ZA - Administrative 7
CG - Corporate Graded 5
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 5
IT - 5
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 4
PG - Printing Office Grades 3
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 3
CE - Contract Education--year Long 1
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 1

Starting Paygrade: $25,871.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $136,659.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Administrative and Management
Occupation Family: 1700 EDUCATION GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade

GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Training Instruction jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-4 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Procurement Clerical and TechnicianClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Emergency ManagementAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Loan SpecialistAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
General InvestigationAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Health System SpecialistAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15

Average Training Instruction Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Training Instructor was $62,425. Since then, the average pay has increased to $80,190 in 2017.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1712.

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