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ESL Instructor (English as a Second Language Instructor) Salary

How much does a ESL Instructor (English as a Second Language Instructor) make in the United States?
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Salary Data for ESL Instructor (English as a Second Language Instructor)

$39,054 (USD)/yr

$19 (USD)/hr

$633 (USD)/yr

$38,628 (USD)/yr

$19 (USD)/hr

$633 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Teach or instruct out-of-school youths and adults in remedial education classes, preparatory classes for the General Educational Development test, literacy, or English as a Second Language. Teaching may or may not take place in a traditional educational institution.
The average esl instructor (english as a second language instructor) salary in United States is $39,054 or an equivalent hourly rate of $19. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $633. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$29,440 (USD)

$47,040 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$45,274 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for ESL Instructor (English as a Second Language Instructor) will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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