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Vocational Training Instructor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$63,468 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Vocational Training Instructor is $63,468 a year and $31 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Vocational Training Instructor is between $46,166 and $77,868. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Teaches vocational training subjects to students in public or private schools or in industrial plants.
  • Organizes program of practical and technical instruction, including demonstrations of skills required in trade, and lectures on theory, techniques, and terminology.
  • Educates students in subject areas, such as mathematics, science, drawing, use and maintenance of tools and equipment, codes or regulations related to trade, and safety precautions.
Vocational Training Instructor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary

Job family population: 114,020

Estimated population of Vocational Training Instructor jobs: 4,856

Rate of error: 1.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Vocational Training Instructor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Technical Training Specialist
May 29
Romeoville, IL, USA
Plug Power Inc.
Provide technical assistance and support to visiting instructors and students when necessary, train ... Associates degree or vocational degree in engineering, electronics, or other applicable field of ...
Semi-Truck & Trailer Driving Instructor
Jun 18
Burns Harbor, IN, USA
KLLM Transport Services, LLC.
... vocational training curriculum as necessary Ability to manage and motivate students under strict deadlines in fast paced environment Ability to work independently with minimal supervision Job ...
ADJUNCT FACULTY, Automotive Service Technology - Spring 2019
May 17
Glen Ellyn, United States
College of DuPage
Adjunct Faculty instructors at College of DuPage are responsible for course planning and ... S. in Technology Area or Vocational Education with Automotive Technology Specialty preferred.
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