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Corporate Trainer

What Does a Professional in this Career Do?

A Corporate Trainer works in a business environment and conveys knowledge or skills to a group of employees. May be hired full-time by a large company to train new employees and assist in the transition to new business systems.

Job Outlook

There were 30 Corporate Trainer job postings in North Carolina in the past year and 1228 in the United States.

In combination with other careers in the Training and Development Specialist industry, which includes the Corporate Trainer career, the following graph shows the number of people employed for each year since 2015:

Salary

Many new Corporate Trainer jobs have salaries estimated to be in the following ranges, based on the requirements and responsibilities listed in job postings from the past year.

National

The average estimated salary in the United States for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $62,124.

State

The average estimated salary in North Carolina for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $62,124.

Percentiles represent the percentage that is lower than the value. For example, 25% of estimated salaries for Corporate Trainer postings in the United States in the past year were lower than $52,811.

Education and Experience

Posted Corporate Trainer jobs typically require the following level of education. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list education requirements.

Education LevelPercentage
Associate's Degree9.69%
Bachelor's Degree55.94%
Master's Degree6.35%
Doctoral Degree0.65%
Other13.27%

Posted Corporate Trainer jobs typically require the following number of years of experience. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list experience requirements.

Years of ExperiencePercentage
0 to 2 years38.8%
3 to 5 years53.36%
6 to 8 years5.04%
9+ years2.8%

Skills

Below are listings of the most common general and specialized skills Corporate Trainer positions expect applicants to have as well as the most common skills that distinguish individuals from their peers. The percentage of job postings that specifically mention each skill is also listed.

Baseline Skills

A skill that is required across a broad range of occupations, including this one.

  • Training And Development (39.82%)
  • Communication (38.44%)
  • Management (33.31%)
  • Presentations (31.19%)
  • Leadership (30.46%)
  • Customer Service (25%)
  • Coaching (23.94%)
  • Microsoft PowerPoint (20.93%)
  • Writing (20.77%)
  • Teaching (19.87%)

Necessary Skills

A skill that is requested frequently in this occupation but isn’t specific to it.

  • Curriculum Development (16.89%)
  • Visual Design (11.11%)
  • Learning Management Systems (28.16%)
  • Gap Analysis (10.81%)
  • Adult Learning Principles (13.24%)
  • Business Process (12.18%)
  • Content Creation (14.61%)
  • Employee Onboarding (17.81%)
  • Adult Education (21.31%)
  • Instructional Design (25.57%)
  • Project Management (13.7%)
  • Microsoft Teams (2.74%)
  • Employee Performance Management (6.09%)

Distinguishing Skills

A skill that may distinguish a subset of the occupation.

  • Microsoft Stream (4.57%)

Alternative Job Titles

Sometimes employers post jobs with Corporate Trainer skills but a different job title. Some common alternative job titles include:

  • Trainer
  • Travel Trainer
  • Regional Trainer
  • Contact Center Trainer
  • Epic Trainer
  • Certified Trainer
  • Corporate Management Trainee
  • Corporate Manufacturing Engineer
  • Injection Molding Manager

Similar Occupations

If you are interested in exploring occupations with similar skills, you may want to research the following job titles. Note that we only list occupations that have at least one corresponding NC State Online and Distance Education program.

Common Employers

Here are the employers that have posted the most Corporate Trainer jobs in the past year along with how many they have posted.

United States

  • Pearson Education (67)
  • Houston Community College (38)
  • Sunrun (35)
  • Salt Lake Community College (28)
  • Uline (25)
  • Nelnet (15)
  • Paragon Systems (12)
  • The Good Feet Store (12)
  • Stellantis Financial Services (11)
  • Loan Factory (11)

North Carolina

  • The Cook & Boardman Group (3)
  • Skyline Solutions (2)
  • Relias (2)
  • Pearson Education (1)
  • Relias Learning (1)
  • Insight Global (1)
  • Securitas (1)
  • Swissport (1)
  • Piedmont Healthcare (1)
  • Lm Restaurants (1)

NC State Programs Relevant to this Career

If you are interested in preparing for a career in this field, the following NC State Online and Distance Education programs offer a great place to start!