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Computer Trainers


Computer trainers teach topics related to all aspects of using computers in the workplace, including personal computer (PC) software, operating systems for both stand-alone and networked systems, management tools for networks, and software applications for mainframe computers and specific industry management. Trainers work for training companies and software developers, either on the permanent staff or as independent consultants. They may produce training materials, including disk-based multimedia technology-delivered learning, instructor-led courseware, online training modules, skills assessment, videos, and classroom teaching manuals. Computer trainers may also be known as software vendor trainers and computer training and development specialists. There are approximately 306,400 training and development specialists employed in the United States. 

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree




Faster than the Average
Personality Traits




Career Ladder
Training Specialist, or Consultant, or Training Manager

Experienced Computer Trainer

Entry-Level Computer Trainer

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