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$76,864

Average Base Salary

$37/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,075

Average Bonus
The average esl instructor salary in Alabama, United States is $76,864 or an equivalent hourly rate of $37. This is 4% lower (-$3,427) than the average esl instructor salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,075. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.
Salary by Experience

$62,564

Entry Level Salary

$100,943

Senior Level Salary
An entry level esl instructor (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $62,564. On the other end, a senior level esl instructor (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $100,943.

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Job Description
Teach courses in English language and literature, including linguistics and comparative literature. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
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