The eLearning Guild has released the 2012 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report. Data obtained from Guild members shows that eLearning salaries worldwide decreased slightly by 0.9% in 2011, with an average of $76,351.
In most countries, the decline was minor. Only Australia showed an increase (3.1%); in the United States, the average fell by 1.3% to $78,937. Figure 1 shows the salary difference vs. average global salary by region and country.
Figure 1. Average annual salaries by region, compared to global average of $76,351.
The 2012 Report provides global data: over 7,800 members of The eLearning Guild worldwide contributed their salary information. The 26-page Report is free to registered members of The Guild, including Associates.
The report details the trends in global pay worldwide and for specific countries and regions, and it analyzes components of salary and compensation, including gender, status, designation, and other compensation. It also compares information across employer and employee variables. Charts provide summaries of the trends in salaries since 2008. Readers will find information about other variables, such as length of average workweek and number of days of vacation.
Using data from the 2012 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report, Learning Solutions Magazine has created the official online version of the Guild Research Salary Calculator. Use the calculator below to compute and compare baseline salaries for your own situation, then download the report to explore the data in greater detail.
About The eLearning Guild
The eLearning Guild is the oldest source of information, networking, and community for eLearning professionals. As a member-driven organization, The Guild produces conferences, online events, eBooks, research reports, and Learning Solutions Magazine – all devoted to the idea that the people who know the most about making eLearning successful are the people who produce eLearning every day in corporate, government, and academic settings.
The Guild’s goal is to create a place where learning professionals can share their knowledge, expertise, and ideas to build a better industry – and better learning experiences – for everyone.
For more information about membership levels and benefits, and to join The eLearning Guild, see the Membership Overview on our Web site.