Training Instructor - Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for "Training Instructor"

How much does a Training Instructor in the federal government get paid? $78,904.45* *Based on the 2016 average.
2,088 EMPLOYEES
$164.67M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Training Instructor was the 111th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 2,088 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2016, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Training Instruction, with an average salary of $66,359.

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 315 $66,359.21
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 180 $70,417.52
Transportation Security Administration 167 $77,427.90
Federal Emergency Management Agency 120 $93,483.98
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 108 $62,360.15
U.S. Coast Guard 89 $71,075.89
Forest Service 68 $58,388.94
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 68 $94,398.35
Indian Affairs 59 $32,932.36
Food and Drug Administration 44 $102,140.59
Federal Bureau of Investigation 43 $86,828.37
Department of Energy 40 $102,581.93
National Park Service 39 $65,352.92
Deputy Assistant Secretary Security & Law Enforcement 34 $74,824.15
Mine Safety and Health Administration 28 $96,262.32
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 26 $94,646.46
Bureau of the Census 23 $88,826.35
National Institutes of Health 20 $100,828.70
Federal Aviation Administration 20 $75,948.45
Bureau of Land Management 18 $75,960.83
Peace Corps 17 $93,433.06
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 17 $98,932.53
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 15 $95,309.80
Veterans Benefits Administration 15 $74,586.20
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 12 $85,416.42
Natural Resources Conservation Service 12 $79,023.42
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 10 $84,159.50
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 10 $107,347.70
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 10 $98,932.40
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 9 $95,097.89
Maritime Administration 8 $78,329.38
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 8 $88,998.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 8 $104,254.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 8 $98,502.25
Patent and Trademark Office 8 $91,178.75
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 8 $67,957.88
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 7 $85,085.14
National Archives and Records Administration 6 $92,966.67
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 6 $98,887.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 6 $91,926.33
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 4 $89,459.25
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs 4 $102,932.25
Offices, Boards and Divisions 4 $112,286.75
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 4 $99,225.00
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 4 $77,787.00
Office of Personnel Management 4 $83,963.75
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 4 $80,967.50
Indian Health Service 4 $78,015.50
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 3 $126,180.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 3 $97,406.00
National Protection and Programs Directorate 3 $104,104.33
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 3 $112,590.67
U.S. Secret Service 3 $96,453.67
Geological Survey 3 $79,794.00
Federal Student Aid 3 $93,568.67
National Cemetery Administration 2 $111,272.50
Agricultural Research Service 2 $90,688.00
Departmental Offices 2 $82,337.50
Bureau of Reclamation 2 $67,580.50
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 2 $100,896.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $108,507.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $118,057.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $98,878.00
African Development Foundation 1 $76,578.00
Environmental Protection Agency 1 $98,503.00
Rural Housing Service 1 $89,096.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 1 $158,700.00
International Trade Administration 1 $118,057.00
Employment and Training Administration 1 $108,987.00
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 1 $0.00
Langley Research Center 1 $104,943.00
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation 1 $112,014.00
Internal Revenue Service 1 $84,017.00
Council of Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency 1 $151,496.00
Presidio Trust 1 $108,300.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $53,668.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $108,497.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 1 $128,790.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 1 $100,161.00
Wage and Hour Division 1 $125,213.00
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 1 $110,902.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 1 $105,960.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 1 $84,017.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $92,005.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $86,564.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $130,090.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $105,960.00

Training Instructor Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Training Instructor is $78,904.45. The highest paid Training Instructor made $160,300 in 2016.

Common Training Instructor Payscales

Payscale Number of Training Instruction Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,423
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 269
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 196
CY - Contract Education--school Year 53
IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use 43
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 37
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 22
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 13
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 12
ZA - Administrative 6
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 4
CG - Corporate Graded 3
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 3
PG - Printing Office Grades 2
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 1
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 1

Starting Paygrade: $25,514.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $134,776.00 / 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
Production ControlClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Security AdministrationAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Loan SpecialistAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
General Inspection, Investigation, Enforcement, and ComplianceAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Environmental Health TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Training Instruction Pay Trend from 2004 to 2016

In 2004, the average pay for a Training Instructor was $62,425. Since then, the average pay has increased to $78,904 in 2016.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1712.

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