Training and Development Specialist Salary Information in Virginia

The average annual and hourly salaries for training and development specialists in the state of Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of training and development specialists amongst Virginia cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Training and Development Specialists in Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,130
25th Percentile Wage
$48,110
50th Percentile Wage
$64,940
75th Percentile Wage
$86,690
90th Percentile Wage
$109,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for training and development specialists in Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $109,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $64,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,130.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.80
25th Percentile Wage
$23.13
50th Percentile Wage
$31.22
75th Percentile Wage
$41.68
90th Percentile Wage
$52.82

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for training and development specialists in Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $52.82. The median hourly salary is $31.22. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.80.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201664,9400.11%5.59%
201564,8702.27%-
201463,400-1.40%-
201364,2904.64%-
201261,310--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Training and Development Specialists in Virginia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of training and development specialists in some Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of training and development specialists in state of Virginia ranges from $42,590 to $85,720. The highest paying area for training and development specialists in Virginia is Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $85,720. The second highest paying city/area in Virginia State is Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News (mean annual salary $64,670). The lowest paying area is Lynchburg with a median annual salary of $42,590.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$85,720
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$64,670
Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$63,900
Charlottesville
$62,430
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford
$55,940
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol
$54,630
Richmond
$54,370
Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$54,360
Roanoke
$51,850
Danville
$48,980
Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$46,860
Harrisonburg
$43,240
Lynchburg
$42,590


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