Training Instructor - Federal Salaries of 2010

Pay Rates for "Training Instructor"

How much does a Training Instructor in the federal government get paid? $73,947.86* *Based on the 2010 average.
1,735 EMPLOYEES
$128.23M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Training Instructor was the 125th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2010, with 1,735 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2010, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Training Instruction, with an average salary of $63,861.

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 237 $63,860.87
Department of State 211 $74,893.24
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 173 $72,047.07
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 121 $61,904.03
Federal Emergency Management Agency 117 $92,874.16
Forest Service 97 $56,473.75
Transportation Security Administration 94 $77,935.62
U.S. Coast Guard 75 $65,045.47
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 64 $85,669.23
Indian Affairs 56 $30,300.07
Federal Bureau of Investigation 42 $93,115.52
Department of Energy 39 $93,134.13
National Park Service 31 $65,781.48
Federal Aviation Administration 30 $71,792.07
Mine Safety and Health Administration 27 $103,399.07
Food and Drug Administration 22 $96,633.41
Deputy Assistant Secretary Security & Law Enforcement 22 $65,202.59
Bureau of the Census 21 $77,619.95
Bureau of Land Management 17 $74,134.82
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 15 $78,339.13
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 14 $77,527.79
Veterans Benefits Administration 12 $73,908.58
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 11 $99,537.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 10 $102,941.60
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 10 $99,154.20
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 10 $78,722.40
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 9 $84,162.11
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 9 $101,969.78
Peace Corps 8 $84,223.13
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 8 $83,939.50
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 7 $62,247.57
National Institutes of Health 7 $100,095.29
National Archives and Records Administration 7 $90,126.00
Maritime Administration 6 $76,050.67
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 6 $81,615.67
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 6 $100,921.83
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 6 $65,747.33
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 6 $121,318.17
Natural Resources Conservation Service 6 $80,284.83
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 5 $85,245.00
Geological Survey 5 $63,342.20
Office of Personnel Management 5 $77,424.60
Health Resources and Services Administration 4 $86,375.75
Bureau of the Public Debt 4 $76,262.75
Patent and Trademark Office 4 $96,319.75
Indian Health Service 3 $75,384.33
Offices, Boards and Divisions 3 $108,012.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 3 $93,545.33
Rural Housing Service 3 $92,448.67
Bureau of Labor Statistics 2 $94,903.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 2 $72,124.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 2 $80,810.00
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 2 $65,957.50
Agency for International Development 2 $90,517.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $78,866.00
Employment and Training Administration 2 $106,230.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $113,724.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $106,839.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 1 $115,731.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $71,102.00
Office of Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control 1 $103,872.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 1 $103,198.00
Government Printing Office 1 $97,333.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 1 $103,872.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $78,368.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $107,369.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $79,122.00
Federal Student Aid 1 $75,792.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $87,578.00

Training Instructor Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Training Instructor is $73,947.86. The highest paid Training Instructor made $165,568 in 2010.

Common Training Instructor Payscales

Payscale Number of Training Instruction Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,279
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 213
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 94
CY - Contract Education--school Year 48
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 32
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 18
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 16
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 12
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 8
ZA - Administrative 6
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 3
CE - Contract Education--year Long 3
PG - Printing Office Grades 1
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 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 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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