Training and Development Manager
What Does a Professional in this Career Do?
Manages staff training and professional development programs for an employer. Develops training programs that address staff needs and support the strategic goals of a company or organization. Supervises training staff and partners and evaluates training impact.
There were 595 Training and Development Manager job postings in North Carolina in the past year and 14766 in the United States.
In combination with other careers in the Training and Development Manager industry, which includes the Training and Development Manager career, the following graph shows the number of people employed for each year since 2012:
Many new Training and Development Manager jobs have salaries estimated to be in the following ranges, based on the requirements and responsibilities listed in job postings from the past year.
The average estimated salary in the United States for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $64,223.
The average estimated salary in North Carolina for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $59,213.
Percentiles represent the percentage that is lower than the value. For example, 25% of estimated salaries for Training and Development Manager postings in the United States in the past year were lower than $48,452.
Education and Experience
Posted Training and Development Manager 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.
Posted Training and Development Manager 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 Experience||Percentage|
|0 to 2 years||31%|
|3 to 5 years||50%|
|6 to 8 years||12%|
Below are listings of the most common general and specialized skills Training and Development Manager 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.
A skill that is required across a broad range of occupations, including this one.
- Communication Skills (51%)
- Teamwork / Collaboration (31%)
- Planning (25%)
- Microsoft Office (24%)
- Organizational Skills (22%)
A core skill for this occupation, it occurs frequently in job postings.
- Training Programs (26%)
- Training Materials (17%)
- Leadership Development (15%)
- Instructional Design (9%)
A skill that is requested frequently in this occupation but isn’t specific to it.
- Sales (18%)
- Scheduling (18%)
- Project Management (17%)
- Budgeting (16%)
- Onboarding (12%)
A skill that may distinguish a subset of the occupation.
- Talent Management (6%)
- Organizational Development (6%)
- Employee Training (6%)
- Learning Management System (6%)
- Sales Training (5%)
Alternative Job Titles
Sometimes employers post jobs with Training and Development Manager skills but a different job title. Some common alternative job titles include:
- Training Manager
- Leadership Development Program
- Training And Development Manager
- Director In Training
- Safety And Training Manager
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.
- Training and Development Specialist
- Sales Trainer
- Corporate Trainer
- Technical Trainer
- Curriculum and Instructional Designer / Developer
- Training Consultant
- Human Resources Manager
- Director of Human Resources
Here are the employers that have posted the most Training and Development Manager jobs in the past year along with how many they have posted.
- Aamco Transmissions (827)
- Walmart / Sam's (324)
- Sherwin Williams (178)
- Learning Care (113)
- Pearson (113)
- Aamco Transmissions (45)
- Walmart / Sam's (14)
- Fidelity Brokerage Services (13)
- One And Only Fitness Consulting (13)
- Sherwin Williams (13)
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!