Training and Development Specialist Salary in Sector of Mining

The salary statistics of training and development specialists in the industry sector of mining are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare training and development specialist salaries in different industries within the mining sector.

Average Annual Salary of Training and Development Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,920
25th Percentile Wage
$56,060
50th Percentile Wage
$75,480
75th Percentile Wage
$98,200
90th Percentile Wage
$120,110

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for training and development specialists in the industry sector of mining. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) training and development specialists is $120,110. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $75,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid training and development specialists is $41,920.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201675,4801.92%10.94%
201574,0307.81%-
201468,2501.92%-
201366,940-0.42%-
201267,220--

Compare Training and Development Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of training and development specialists in seven industries in the mining sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for training and development specialist occupations is the coal mining industry with an annual salary $93,510. The lowest paying industry is the metal ore mining industry (annual salary $67,680). For detailed training and development specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Coal Mining
$93,510
Oil and Gas Extraction
$78,140
Oil and Gas Extraction
$78,140
Support Activities for Mining
$78,060
Support Activities for Mining
$78,060
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$71,220
Metal Ore Mining
$67,680

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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