All data is specific to San Diego County

Fast Facts?

  • Average Annual Salary $57,445
  • Hourly Pay Entry Level: $21.02
    Median: $29.12
    Experienced: $38.78
  • Growth (2014-2019)9%
  • Openings (2014-2019)96
  • Current Employment 2,728
  • Projected Employment 2,767
  • Typical Entry-level Education Bachelor's degree

Training and Development Specialists

Employment, 2004 - 2019

Top Knowledge,
Skills and Abilities

  • Training Programs
  • Scheduling
  • Education Materials
  • Staff Development
  • Learning Management System
  • Communication
  • Organization
  • Writing
  • Project Management
  • Research

occupational tasks

  • Assess training needs through surveys, interviews with employees, focus groups, or consultation with managers, instructors, or customer representatives
  • Design, plan, organize, or direct orientation and training programs for employees or customers
  • Offer specific training programs to help workers maintain or improve job skills
  • Present information using a variety of instructional techniques or formats, such as role playing, simulations, team exercises, group discussions, videos, or lectures
  • Obtain, organize, or develop training procedure manuals, guides, or course materials, such as handouts or visual materials

Gender Breakdown: Male/Female (percentages)