Training and Development Specialist Salary in Sector of Accommodation and Food Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Training and Development Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,260
25th Percentile Wage
$23,620
50th Percentile Wage
$39,600
75th Percentile Wage
$60,290
90th Percentile Wage
$78,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for training and development specialists in the industry sector of accommodation and food services. 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 $78,780. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $39,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid training and development specialists is $20,260.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of training and development specialists in the industry sector of accommodation and food services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$39,600
2.42% 2.83%
2016
$38,640
2.74% -
2015
$37,580
3.22% -
2014
$36,370
-2.06% -
2013
$37,120
-3.66% -
2012
$38,480
- -

Compare Training and Development Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Accommodation and Food Services Sector

The average salaries of training and development specialists in eight industries in the accommodation and food services 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 rv (recreational vehicle) parks and recreational camps industry with an annual salary $61,020. The lowest paying industry is the restaurants and other eating places industry (annual salary $37,050). For detailed training and development specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
RV (Recreational Vehicle) Parks and Recreational Camps
$61,020
Accommodation
$49,950
Traveler Accommodation
$49,870
Casino Hotels
$48,040
Special Food Services
$46,890
Full-Service Restaurants
$39,870
Food Services and Drinking Places
$37,290
Restaurants and Other Eating Places
$37,050

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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