The national average salary for a Driving Instructor in the United States is $37,097 per year or $17.84 per hour.While the top 10 percent make over $55,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $24,000.The most abundant employment opportunities for Driving Instructors are in Internet companies and Insurance companies.New Jersey, New York, Nevada, California, and Delaware have the highest paying Driving Instructor jobs.The typical employment for a Driving Instructor is 3.2 years.
Across America, Driving Instructors make on average $37,097 annually or $17.84 hourly.The top city when it comes to Driving Instructor salaries is Santa Clara, CA at $54,245 per year.Not only that, Santa Clara, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $23,000.New Jersey, New York, Nevada, California, and Delaware are the top 5 highest earning states for Driving Instructors.Florida, South Dakota, and Wyoming have the lowest Driving Instructor salaries.
The darker areas on the map show where Driving Instructors earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.
Average Driving Instructor Salary By Company
Driving Instructor jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others.Internet companies and Insurance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field.Driving Instructors at Siemens and DriversEd.com report the highest salaries.If you can find a job at a company like AAA Southern New England or St. Louis Community College, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Driving Instructors.
Wages for Driving Instructors can differ based on the industry they work in.Our analysis shows that Manufacturing companies, Transportation companies, and Non Profits companies pay higher-than-average wages for Driving Instructors.Manufacturing companies pay their Driving Instructors the highest wages, averaging $45,917 per year. Transportation companies and Non Profits companies pay well too, at $43,006 and $36,411, respectively.The average salary for Driving Instructors in the Education industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $35,582.
Driving Instructor Salary History
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