Training and Development Specialists in Texas
Considering a career as a Training or Development Specialist in Texas?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Training and Development Specialists in Texas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Training and Development Specialists in Texas is growing faster than average.
Training and Development Specialists in Texas earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Training and Development Specialists Work in Texas?
24,230 people worked as Training and Development Specialists in 2018 in this state.
There were 22,630 Training and Development Specialists employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 1,600 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 3,550 Training and Development Specialists working in it, which means Texas has more Training and Development Specialists than average.
Job Projections for Texas
Jobs for Training and Development Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 20.3% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.5%.
Texas Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 2,940 annual job openings, and 28,340 total jobs in 2026 for Training and Development Specialists in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 31,700 annual jobs and 315,300 total jobs in 2026.
What do Training and Development Specialists Make in Texas?
In 2018 wages for Training and Development Specialists ranged from $34,460 to $101,410 with $61,820 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $16.57 to $48.76. The median hourly rate was $29.72.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $29.85 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $0.13.
The median salary in Texas is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Texas Metros for Training and Development Specialists
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Training and Development Specialists.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX||8,210||$65,700|
|Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX||6,030||$67,070|
|Austin-Round Rock, TX||2,350||$57,880|
|San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX||2,350||$57,450|
|El Paso, TX||580||$42,050|
|Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX||280||$61,770|
|College Station-Bryan, TX||270||$49,570|
|Corpus Christi, TX||210||$53,790|
|San Angelo, TX||70||$49,260|
|Wichita Falls, TX||50||$49,980|
Top States for Training and Development Specialists Employment
View the list below to see where most Training and Development Specialists work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Training and Development Specialists get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$70,400|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Arunkumar Umapathy under License
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