U.S. training expenditure by type 2016-2019

This statistic shows the expenditure breakdown in the U.S. training industry from 2016 to 2019. Training staff payroll increased from 47 billion U.S. dollars in 2018 to 51.7 billion U.S. dollars in 2019.

Expenditure breakdown in the training industry in the United States from 2016 to 2019 (in billion U.S. dollars)*

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Release date

November 2019


North America, United States

Survey time period

2016 to 2019

Supplementary notes

* Figures include all training-related expenditures for the year, including training budgets, technology spending, and staff salaries.
** Other training expenditures include travel, facilities and equipment related expenditure.
The training expenditure figures are weighted by company size and industry according to a Dun & Bradstreet database available through Hoovers of U.S. companies.

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