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Highest Paying States for Training and Development Managers

The highest paying states for training and development managers (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 managers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $137,020, Rhode Island is the highest paying state for training and development managers. It is followed by New Jersey (average annual salary $134,280). 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 managers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Training and Development Managers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Rhode Island
$137,020
$49,070 60
2 New Jersey
$134,280
$92,690 1,110
3 District of Columbia
$134,120
$57,650 310
4 New York
$133,730
$71,850 3,470
5 Massachusetts
$121,880
$71,950 1,680
6 Maryland
$121,630
$69,020 1,140
7 California
$121,450
$68,980 3,760
8 Virginia
$119,890
$72,480 790
9 North Carolina
$119,660
$74,770 730
10 Texas
$119,390
$70,810 1,640
11 Connecticut
$118,420
$78,570 790
12 Washington
$117,150
$70,680 680
13 Colorado
$117,040
$76,160 360
14 Pennsylvania
$112,890
$68,990 1,090
15 Kentucky
$111,910
$49,210 430
16 New Hampshire
$111,440
$73,230 140
17 Georgia
$111,260
$58,590 1,240
18 Alabama
$111,110
$64,740 140
19 Hawaii
$109,490
$54,360 250
20 Michigan
$106,170
$59,340 690
21 North Dakota
$103,680
$66,520 70
22 Missouri
$102,950
$56,160 440
23 Delaware
$102,810
$83,950 70
24 Minnesota
$101,850
$66,890 1,070
25 Oregon
$100,610
$63,050 330
26 Ohio
$99,120
$63,830 830
27 Illinois
$96,440
$33,160 2,250
28 Vermont
$94,850
$59,550 50
29 Maine
$94,240
$68,030 110
30 West Virginia
$93,800
$55,850 70
31 Wisconsin
$93,560
$54,080 560
32 South Carolina
$92,650
$51,130 700
33 Alaska
$90,280
$60,480 80
34 Nebraska
$87,850
$64,770 380
35 Utah
$86,500
$51,360 500
36 Indiana
$86,380
$46,420 710
37 Arizona
$86,040
$55,120 1,010
38 Nevada
$85,920
$54,260 190
39 Florida
$85,870
$45,940 1,380
40 Kansas
$84,220
$54,200 210
41 Arkansas
$83,800
$33,090 260
42 Tennessee
$82,440
$44,420 1,170
43 Mississippi
$82,120
$55,630 160
44 Iowa
$79,720
$52,360 420
45 Oklahoma
$79,670
$51,040 370
46 Idaho
$77,840
$45,010 110
47 New Mexico
$75,970
$49,360 110
48 Louisiana
$75,260
$48,130 350
49 Puerto Rico
$56,090
$17,550 110

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of training and development managers in those states is not available at this time.

See also: Highest paying industries for training and development managers, Top Paying Jobs in America.