Training Instructor - Federal Salaries of 2018

Pay Rates for "Training Instructor"

How much does a Training Instructor in the federal government get paid? $80,903.79* *Based on the 2018 average.
2,298 EMPLOYEES
$181.47M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Training Instructor was the 102nd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2018, with 2,298 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2018, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Training Instruction, with an average salary of $67,820.

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 $67,819.82
Transportation Security Administration 265 $76,669.47
Department of State 245 $83,316.95
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 174 $73,647.96
Federal Emergency Management Agency 145 $97,466.43
U.S. Coast Guard 95 $75,194.33
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 90 $65,066.82
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 70 $97,141.93
Forest Service 65 $61,015.15
Indian Affairs 62 $33,183.15
National Park Service 55 $74,874.13
Food and Drug Administration 47 $108,065.91
Deputy Assistant Secretary Security & Law Enforcement 45 $74,133.22
Department of Energy 45 $110,673.89
Federal Bureau of Investigation 40 $91,167.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 32 $99,439.13
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 29 $97,839.72
National Institutes of Health 25 $107,376.28
Bureau of the Census 24 $93,213.21
Veterans Benefits Administration 21 $76,865.33
Peace Corps 17 $92,961.65
Bureau of Land Management 16 $69,877.44
Federal Aviation Administration 15 $86,242.80
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 15 $88,684.87
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 14 $108,495.57
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 14 $0.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 13 $87,457.92
Health Resources and Services Administration 13 $99,020.77
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 12 $76,089.08
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 12 $107,312.33
Patent and Trademark Office 11 $97,309.18
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 11 $97,601.82
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 10 $92,846.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 9 $110,948.11
National Archives and Records Administration 8 $100,206.38
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 8 $72,632.25
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 8 $106,116.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 7 $98,422.43
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 7 $114,801.40
Geological Survey 6 $91,466.83
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 6 $103,863.50
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 6 $96,445.33
National Protection and Programs Directorate 6 $87,927.17
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 5 $90,860.60
Bureau of Reclamation 5 $71,923.40
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 5 $120,968.80
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 5 $116,708.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 5 $125,410.20
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 5 $120,644.40
U.S. Secret Service 4 $104,588.00
Maritime Administration 4 $88,458.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 4 $112,600.50
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 4 $78,481.25
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 3 $81,887.33
Federal Student Aid 3 $103,536.67
Indian Health Service 3 $73,732.67
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 3 $92,708.33
Government Printing Office 3 $81,508.67
Office of Personnel Management 3 $89,800.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 3 $121,091.67
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs 3 $113,921.33
Agricultural Research Service 3 $101,956.67
National Cemetery Administration 2 $98,858.50
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 2 $123,545.50
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 2 $89,013.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 2 $88,326.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 2 $56,165.50
International Trade Administration 2 $104,927.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 2 $112,457.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 2 $105,965.50
Departmental Offices 2 $85,669.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $114,931.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 1 $132,192.00
Community Relations Service 1 $113,524.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $123,223.00
Wage and Hour Division 1 $142,075.00
Internal Revenue Service 1 $97,956.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 1 $90,350.00
U.S. Mint 1 $0.00
Rural Housing Service 1 $97,909.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $108,170.00
Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner 1 $120,101.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $69,977.00
Council of Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency 1 $161,900.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 1 $138,160.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 1 $95,666.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $106,327.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $115,755.00
Langley Research Center 1 $105,839.00
Environmental Protection Agency 1 $104,275.00
African Development Foundation 1 $97,956.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 1 $77,593.00
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 1 $107,627.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 1 $113,755.00
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation 1 $113,755.00

Training Instructor Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Training Instructor is $80,903.79. The highest paid Training Instructor made $171,072 in 2018.

Common Training Instructor Payscales

Payscale Number of Training Instruction Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,569
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 265
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 251
CY - Contract Education--school Year 57
IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use 48
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 9
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: $26,233.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $138,572.00 / 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 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a Training Instructor was $62,425. Since then, the average pay has increased to $80,904 in 2018.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1712.

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