ESL INSTRUCTOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$49,000
$34,000
Min 10%
$49,000
Median 50%
$72,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
SUNY Orange
Highest Paying City
San Rafael, CA
Highest Paying State
Nevada
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does an esl instructor make?
ESL Instructors in America make, on average, $49,603 a year or $23.85 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $72,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $34,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for ESL Instructors are in Hospitality companies and Professional companies. Some of the states with the best ESL Instructor salaries are Nevada, California, Utah, Oregon, and Alaska. The typical tenure for an ESL Instructor is 2.8 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Instructor
$48,133

Average ESL Instructor Salary By Company

ESL Instructors report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for ESL Instructors are Hospitality companies and Professional companies. SUNY Orange and Space Systems Loral Inc. are the highest paying companies. Companies like Manhattan College and Ohio University also report very competitive wages for ESL Instructors.

Average ESL Instructor Salary By Location

Across America, ESL Instructors make on average $49,603 annually or $23.85 hourly. Working in San Rafael, CA as an ESL Instructor will pay you the highest wages at around $80,574 per year. Not only that, San Rafael, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $36,000. Nevada, California, Utah, Oregon, and Alaska are the states with the highest payscale for ESL Instructors. Tennessee, Oklahoma, Illinois, Missouri, and Florida are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Rafael, CA
$80,574
2
Portland, OR
$60,200
3
Moscow, ID
$56,238
4
Albuquerque, NM
$53,135
5
New York, NY
$52,607

Average ESL Instructor Salary By Industry

Wages for ESL Instructors can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Transportation companies, Hospitality companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for ESL Instructors. Salaries for ESL Instructors in Transportation companies average $50,501 annually, while Hospitality companies and Professional companies pay $50,442 and $50,022, respectively. At $47,732, the average salary for ESL Instructors in the Retail industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Transportation
$50,501
2
Hospitality
$50,442
3
Professional
$50,022
4
Internet
$48,776
5
Finance
$48,650

RECENTLY ADDED ESL Instructor SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Air Education and Training Command
ESL Instructor
09/25/2019
$62,236
State of Georgia
ESL Instructor
09/12/2019
$37,566
Foundation Communities
ESL Instructor
09/11/2019
$31,305
Kirkwood Community College
ESL Instructor
09/09/2019
$41,490
08/31/2019
$202,877
Mountain View-Los Altos Union High
ESL Instructor
08/20/2019
$84,878
The Salvation Army of The Syracuse Area
ESL Instructor
08/12/2019
$20,870
Kern Community College District
ESL Instructor
08/07/2019
$125,220
Kern Comunity College District
ESL Instructor
08/07/2019
$125,220
ESL Instructor
08/05/2019
$80,287
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