Training and Development Specialist Salary in Sector of Utilities

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

Average Annual Salary of Training and Development Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,540
25th Percentile Wage
$69,190
50th Percentile Wage
$90,050
75th Percentile Wage
$109,820
90th Percentile Wage
$126,670

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for training and development specialists in the industry sector of utilities. 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 $126,670. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $90,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid training and development specialists is $49,540.

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 utilities from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201690,0501.10%9.21%
201589,0602.36%-
201486,9601.79%-
201385,4004.26%-
201281,760--

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

The average salaries of training and development specialists in three industries in the utilities 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 electric power generation, transmission and distribution industry with an annual salary $90,580. The lowest paying industry is the natural gas distribution industry (annual salary $89,020). For detailed training and development specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$90,580
Utilities
$90,050
Natural Gas Distribution
$89,020

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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