Training and Development Specialist Salary Information in Arkansas

The average annual and hourly salaries for training and development specialists in the state of Arkansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of training and development specialists amongst Arkansas metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Training and Development Specialists in Arkansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,160
25th Percentile Wage
$38,000
50th Percentile Wage
$49,150
75th Percentile Wage
$62,450
90th Percentile Wage
$77,990

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for training and development specialists in Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $77,990. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29,160.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$14.02
25th Percentile Wage
$18.27
50th Percentile Wage
$23.63
75th Percentile Wage
$30.02
90th Percentile Wage
$37.49

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for training and development specialists in Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.49. The median hourly salary is $23.63. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.02.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of training and development specialists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201649,1500.96%10.76%
201548,68014.17%-
201441,7800.29%-
201341,660-5.28%-
201243,860--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Training and Development Specialists in Arkansas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of training and development specialists in some Arkansas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of training and development specialists in state of Arkansas ranges from $43,630 to $53,330. The highest paying area for training and development specialists in Arkansas is Hot Springs with a median annual salary of $53,330. The second highest paying city/area in Arkansas State is West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $52,280). The lowest paying area is Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $43,630.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Hot Springs
$53,330
West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$52,280
East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$50,650
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway
$50,310
Jonesboro
$49,290
Pine Bluff
$48,600
South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$46,210
Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$43,630



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