According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 Edition, the projected increase of employment for training and development specialists from 2008 to 2018 is 23%.
“Median annual wages of training and development managers were $87,700 in May 2008. The middle 50 percent earned between $64,770 and $115,570. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $48,280, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $149,050.”
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