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Foreign Language Instructor Salary

How much does a Foreign Language Instructor make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Foreign Language Instructor

$68,226 (USD)/yr

$33 (USD)/hr

$1,596 (USD)/yr

$67,372 (USD)/yr

$32 (USD)/hr

$1,596 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Teach languages and literature courses in languages other than English. Includes teachers of American Sign Language (ASL). Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
The average foreign language instructor salary in United States is $68,226 or an equivalent hourly rate of $33. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,596. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$48,932 (USD)

$84,122 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$79,093 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Foreign Language Instructor will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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