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Technical Trainer Salary

$66,963 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Technical Trainer is $66,963 a year and $32 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Technical Trainer is between $48,026 and $82,633. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Technical Trainer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Develops and trains employees or customers of industrial or commercial establishment in installation, programming, safety, maintenance, and repair of machinery and equipment, such as robots, programmable controllers, and robot controllers, following manuals, specifications, blueprints, and schematics, and using hand tools, measuring instruments, and testing equipment.
  • Confers with management and staff or technical training coordinator to determine training objectives.
  • Writes training program, including outline, text, handouts, and tests, and designs laboratory exercises, applying knowledge of electronics, mechanics, hydraulics, pneumatics, and programming, and following machine, equipment, and tooling manuals.
  • This is a professional level non-supervisory position.
Technical Trainer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary

Job family population: 114,020

Estimated population of Technical Trainer jobs: 3,706

Rate of error: 1.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Technical Trainer Job Listings for United States

Epic Technical Trainer
Jun 5
Pleasanton, CA, USA
GPS Staffing
Epic Technical Trainer Job ID: 121027 Industry: Healthcare Location: Pleasanton, CA Duration: 8 months, w/possible extension or conversion to FTE Pay Rate Range: Depends on Experience ...
Technical Training Manager (Remote)
Jun 14
San Francisco, CA, USA
Technical Education Manager Job Summary This role is primarily to expand AccountingSuiteâ„¢ ... the trainer activity when appropriate * Assist with events amongst the accountant community ...
Technical Training Specialist (Journeymen and Apprentices) 9037
May 21
Vancouver, WA, USA
Salient CRGT
In this role you will provide technical training for apprentices and journeymen in the electrical power crafts at Bonneville Power Administration. With oversight and approval from the supervisor of ...
Lead Technical Trainer
Jun 4
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Responsible for the overall success of IT PMO's programs by creating training plans * Coordinates activities among multiple presenters * Collaborates and communicates with SMEs in content development ...
Software Trainer, Financial Management Systems
May 22
San Francisco, United States
Software Trainer, Financial Management Systems San Francisco, CA ABOUT FINANCIALFORCE ... Continuous desire to learn and help others understand deeply technical concepts * Strong ...
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