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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 $129,810, New Jersey is the highest paying state for training and development managers. It is followed by New York (average annual salary $127,740). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [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 New Jersey
$129,810
$91,450 1,270
2 New York
$127,740
$71,760 3,040
3 District of Columbia
$126,920
$64,230 280
4 Rhode Island
$126,470
$49,460 60
5 Massachusetts
$121,800
$72,530 1,540
6 Virginia
$120,710
$72,040 950
7 California
$120,420
$67,730 3,430
8 Texas
$117,550
$74,840 1,570
9 Maryland
$116,100
$65,030 910
10 North Carolina
$115,900
$71,010 740
11 Connecticut
$114,600
$82,220 770
12 Colorado
$113,830
$75,370 340
13 Pennsylvania
$111,780
$67,630 970
14 Washington
$111,040
$70,700 680
15 Georgia
$108,640
$55,640 1,170
16 New Hampshire
$108,330
$67,870 100
17 Missouri
$106,370
$53,550 390
18 Alabama
$104,980
$66,780 150
19 Kentucky
$104,910
$56,090 420
20 Delaware
$104,500
$85,570 70
21 Minnesota
$104,300
$69,290 1,160
22 Hawaii
$104,080
$38,930 210
23 Michigan
$101,740
$57,200 680
24 Oregon
$101,140
$65,980 390
25 North Dakota
$100,300
$61,000 70
26 Ohio
$95,390
$61,450 780
27 Florida
$94,730
$49,300 1,180
28 Illinois
$92,560
$25,090 2,210
29 South Carolina
$91,110
$51,750 660
30 Maine
$90,750
$65,080 100
31 Wisconsin
$89,800
$50,600 620
32 Nebraska
$88,030
$59,760 280
33 Alaska
$86,560
$54,220 80
34 Vermont
$83,070
$53,960 50
35 Kansas
$83,060
$57,730 230
36 Arizona
$82,460
$54,560 960
37 Nevada
$81,940
$50,060 150
38 Utah
$81,380
$50,840 400
39 Indiana
$81,070
$46,120 750
40 Mississippi
$77,260
$50,790 190
41 Oklahoma
$77,220
$49,680 380
42 West Virginia
$76,340
$44,870 60
43 Iowa
$75,480
$46,760 400
44 Tennessee
$72,770
$40,120 1,140
45 Louisiana
$72,110
$43,250 390
46 New Mexico
$71,370
$47,860 100
47 Arkansas
$70,330
$33,150 300
48 Idaho
$68,920
$36,650 80
49 Puerto Rico
$54,620
$17,530 120

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.