Training Instructor - Federal Salaries of 2013

Pay Rates for "Training Instructor"

How much does a Training Instructor in the federal government get paid? $75,093.12* *Based on the 2013 average.
1,988 EMPLOYEES
$149.21M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Training Instructor was the 112th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2013, with 1,988 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2013, the Department of State hired the most employees titled Training Instruction, with an average salary of $72,734.

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
Department of State 295 $72,734.00
Veterans Health Administration 278 $66,244.31
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 176 $69,955.57
Transportation Security Administration 142 $74,422.58
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 122 $61,378.25
Federal Emergency Management Agency 120 $93,666.47
U.S. Coast Guard 97 $67,458.51
Forest Service 67 $57,703.55
Indian Affairs 65 $30,696.83
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 62 $89,789.19
Department of Energy 42 $96,853.86
National Park Service 39 $65,353.41
Food and Drug Administration 33 $100,743.30
Federal Bureau of Investigation 32 $90,235.25
Mine Safety and Health Administration 32 $97,422.41
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 26 $89,821.08
Deputy Assistant Secretary Security & Law Enforcement 26 $79,643.81
Federal Aviation Administration 23 $76,952.91
Bureau of the Census 19 $82,697.26
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 17 $99,311.12
Veterans Benefits Administration 17 $71,624.76
Bureau of Land Management 16 $76,236.44
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 15 $82,067.80
Natural Resources Conservation Service 15 $84,330.60
Peace Corps 12 $90,465.08
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 11 $95,013.36
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 11 $94,166.82
Health Resources and Services Administration 10 $100,814.40
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 9 $97,118.67
National Institutes of Health 9 $109,332.22
Maritime Administration 8 $73,119.00
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 8 $83,192.50
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 8 $61,994.38
National Archives and Records Administration 7 $92,502.29
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 7 $88,178.57
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 6 $77,755.17
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 6 $97,022.67
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 6 $90,954.17
National Protection and Programs Directorate 6 $92,511.83
Patent and Trademark Office 6 $99,741.83
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 5 $85,326.20
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 5 $117,689.40
Offices, Boards and Divisions 4 $105,238.75
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs 4 $95,644.00
Geological Survey 4 $73,155.50
Office of Personnel Management 4 $84,407.75
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 4 $114,361.75
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 4 $86,332.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 4 $79,348.25
Indian Health Service 3 $76,818.67
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 3 $95,170.67
U.S. Secret Service 3 $89,890.00
Bureau of the Public Debt 3 $77,983.00
Employment and Training Administration 2 $100,904.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 2 $99,777.50
Departmental Offices 2 $63,251.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 1 $122,744.00
Bureau of Reclamation 1 $57,408.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 1 $103,872.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 1 $155,500.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $89,950.00
Langley Research Center 1 $98,187.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $122,744.00
International Trade Administration 1 $112,224.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $99,913.00
Agricultural Research Service 1 $74,872.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 1 $106,839.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $100,904.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 1 $74,872.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $82,359.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 1 $75,689.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $92,732.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $106,369.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 1 $95,459.00
Environmental Protection Agency 1 $89,033.00
Bureau of Labor Statistics 1 $100,904.00
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation 1 $106,839.00
Wage and Hour Division 1 $108,717.00
Rural Housing Service 1 $84,863.00
Office of Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control 1 $106,839.00
National Agricultural Statistics Service 1 $81,823.00
Council of Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency 1 $148,510.00

Training Instructor Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Training Instructor is $75,093.12. The highest paid Training Instructor made $164,265 in 2013.

Common Training Instructor Payscales

Payscale Number of Training Instruction Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,380
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 294
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 142
CY - Contract Education--school Year 57
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 38
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 24
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 18
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 12
ZA - Administrative 6
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 5
CE - Contract Education--year Long 4
CG - Corporate Graded 4
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 2
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 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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