Training Instructor - Federal Salaries of 2015

Pay Rates for "Training Instructor"

How much does a Training Instructor in the federal government get paid? $77,565.56* *Based on the 2015 average.
1,799 EMPLOYEES
$139.31M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Training Instructor was the 120th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2015, with 1,799 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2015, 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
Federal Aviation Administration 20 $75,948.45
National Institutes of Health 20 $100,828.70
Bureau of Land Management 18 $75,960.83
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 17 $98,932.53
Peace Corps 17 $93,433.06
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
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 10 $107,347.70
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 10 $84,159.50
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
Patent and Trademark Office 8 $91,178.75
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 8 $104,254.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 8 $98,502.25
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
Health Resources and Services Administration 6 $91,926.33
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 6 $98,887.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 4 $112,286.75
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs 4 $102,932.25
Indian Health Service 4 $78,015.50
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 4 $99,225.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 4 $89,459.25
Bureau of the Fiscal Service 4 $77,787.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 4 $80,967.50
Office of Personnel Management 4 $83,963.75
Federal Student Aid 3 $93,568.67
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 3 $112,590.67
U.S. Secret Service 3 $96,453.67
National Protection and Programs Directorate 3 $104,104.33
Geological Survey 3 $79,794.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 3 $126,180.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 3 $97,406.00
Bureau of Reclamation 2 $67,580.50
Departmental Offices 2 $82,337.50
National Cemetery Administration 2 $111,272.50
Agricultural Research Service 2 $90,688.00
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 2 $100,896.00
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 1 $0.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 1 $128,790.00
African Development Foundation 1 $76,578.00
Presidio Trust 1 $108,300.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $92,005.00
International Trade Administration 1 $118,057.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 1 $100,161.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 1 $105,960.00
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 1 $110,902.00
Office of Justice Programs 1 $86,564.00
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation 1 $112,014.00
U.S. Marshals Service 1 $108,507.00
Council of Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency 1 $151,496.00
Employment and Training Administration 1 $108,987.00
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 1 $158,700.00
Wage and Hour Division 1 $125,213.00
Office of the Chief Information Officer (Department of Agriculture) 1 $130,090.00
Langley Research Center 1 $104,943.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 1 $84,017.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $118,057.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 1 $108,497.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $98,878.00
Rural Housing Service 1 $89,096.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $105,960.00
Environmental Protection Agency 1 $98,503.00
Coop State Research, Educ, & Exten Service 1 $53,668.00
Internal Revenue Service 1 $84,017.00

Training Instructor Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Training Instructor is $77,565.56. The highest paid Training Instructor made $158,700 in 2015.

Common Training Instructor Payscales

Payscale Number of Training Instruction Employees
GS - General Schedule 1,429
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 167
CY - Contract Education--school Year 54
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 37
IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use 33
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 24
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 17
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 13
ZA - Administrative 8
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 7
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 3
CG - Corporate Graded 3
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 2
CE - Contract Education--year Long 1
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 1

Starting Paygrade: $26,915.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $142,180.00 / 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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