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Highest Paying Cities for Training and Development Specialists

The top 100 highest paying cities for training and development specialists (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of training and development specialists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $108,230, San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California is the highest paying city for training and development specialists. It is followed by Decatur, Alabama (average annual salary $108,150). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of training and development specialists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Training and Development Specialists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$108,230
120
2 Decatur, Alabama
$108,150
80
3 California-Lexington Park, USA
$100,280
90
4 Yuba City, California
$94,990
40
5 Framingham, Massachusetts
$91,980
670
6 Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area, Utah
$88,980
90
7 Anchorage, Alaska
$87,420
650
8 San Rafael, USA
$86,650
140
9 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$86,410
2,070
10 Los Alamos County, New Mexico
$85,880
120
11 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$85,700
70
12 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$85,280
5,280
13 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$84,030
3,070
14 Southeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska
$80,870
90
15 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$80,770
250
16 Sierra Vista-Douglas, USA
$80,670
320
17 Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$79,850
40
18 Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$79,660
300
19 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$79,610
690
20 Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$79,190
80
21 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$78,990
2,230
22 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$78,840
290
23 Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$78,810
40
24 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$78,790
1,530
25 Fairbanks, Alaska
$77,390
40
26 Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$77,360
100
27 Warner Robins, Georgia
$76,890
110
28 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$76,350
70
29 Pittsfield, Massachusetts
$75,920
80
30 Redding, California
$75,830
40
31 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$75,570
360
32 Idaho Falls, Idaho
$75,340
200
33 Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area, Arizona
$74,770
600
34 Peabody, Massachusetts
$74,710
170
35 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$74,680
5,700
36 Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$74,650
110
37 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$74,440
7,840
38 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$74,380
2,660
39 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$74,100
3,940
40 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$74,020
9,510
41 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$73,980
480
42 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$73,830
4,350
43 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$73,560
1,620
44 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$73,520
4,830
45 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$73,270
1,060
46 Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, New Hampshire
$72,820
50
47 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$72,550
100
48 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$72,370
1,670
49 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, Florida
$72,130
160
50 Michigan City-La Porte, Indiana
$71,880
50
51 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$71,650
70
52 Napa, California
$71,620
40
53 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$71,480
180
54 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$71,250
90
55 Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$71,250
100
56 Springfield, Illinois
$71,220
130
57 Tacoma, Washington
$71,150
480
58 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$70,940
50
59 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$70,930
1,560
60 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$70,920
60
61 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$70,740
130
62 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$70,610
3,040
63 Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$70,260
80
64 Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$70,230
70
65 Manchester, New Hampshire
$70,000
200
66 Sussex County, Delaware
$69,950
50
67 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$69,840
4,330
68 Peoria, Illinois
$69,770
320
69 Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$69,420
40
70 St Marys County, Maryland
$69,390
110
71 Bloomington, USA
$69,220
270
72 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$69,220
6,040
73 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$69,120
19,820
74 Rochester, Minnesota
$68,960
230
75 Gainesville, Georgia
$68,860
140
76 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$68,640
5,560
77 Spokane, Washington
$68,430
300
78 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$68,390
3,010
79 Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$68,270
100
80 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$68,260
2,400
81 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$68,240
14,970
82 Danbury, Connecticut
$68,240
80
83 Nashua, New Hampshire
$68,230
190
84 Salinas, California
$68,200
220
85 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$68,090
390
86 West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$68,090
50
87 Bowling Green, Kentucky
$67,890
120
88 Rochester-Dover, New Hampshire
$67,870
60
89 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington
$67,860
50
90 Olympia, Washington
$67,840
180
91 Casper, Wyoming
$67,670
70
92 Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area, Maryland
$67,630
70
93 New Bern, USA
$67,520
40
94 Dover-Durham, USA
$67,340
80
95 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$67,200
10,120
96 Dothan, Alabama
$66,780
30
97 Urban Honolulu, USA
$66,750
940
98 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$66,670
2,360
99 Wilmington, New Jersey
$66,470
920
100 Merced, California
$66,420
100
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