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How Much Does a French Teacher Earn In The United States?

French Teacher Salaries
Updated April 6, 2021
Average Yearly Salary
$46,000
$30,000
$46,000
$73,000
French teachers in the United States make an average salary of $46,947 per year or $22.57 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $30,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $73,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Alaska, Connecticut, Hawaii, New York, and Maryland provide the highest french teacher salaries.
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Where French Teachers Earn The Most

The darker areas on the map show where french teachers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

How Much Do French Teachers Earn In Different Cities?

While a french teacher can average a salary of $46,947 per year, or $22.57 per hour, there are many opportunities for french teachers to make more. For example, in Greenwich, CT you might make $68,962 per year. Other high-paying locations include New York, NY, Baltimore, MD and Cupertino, CA. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Greenwich, CT where the average starting salary is $41,000. The highest paying states for french teachers include Alaska, Connecticut and Hawaii. Meanwhile, New Mexico, South Dakota, and North Carolina offer the lowest salaries.
Location
1. Greenwich, CT
$68,962
Avg. Salary
$30k
$89k
2. New York, NY
$64,632
Avg. Salary
$30k
$89k
3. Baltimore, MD
$63,686
Avg. Salary
$30k
$89k
4. Cupertino, CA
$63,196
Avg. Salary
$30k
$89k
5. Pittsfield, MA
$59,249
Avg. Salary
$30k
$89k
6. Philadelphia, PA
$53,120
Avg. Salary
$30k
$89k

High Paying French Teacher Jobs

Which Companies Pay French Teachers The Most?

If you want to get paid the most as a french teacher, being employed by a company such as St. Andrew's Priory School or Sandia Laboratory Federal Credit Union would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like Lycee Francais de New York and Casady School also report highly competitive salaries for french teachers.
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French Teacher Salary History

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    Recently Added French Teacher Salaries

    Location
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    Lake Zurich Community Unit School District 95
    Lake Zurich Community Unit School District 95
    Long Term Sub French Teacher
    Long Term Sub French Teacher
    Long Term Sub French Teacher
    Lake Zurich, IL
    Lake Zurich, IL
    08/22/2020
    08/22/2020
    $58,697
    $58,697
    08/22/2020
    Lake Zurich Community Unit School District 95
    Lake Zurich Community Unit School District 95
    Long Term Sub French Teacher
    Long Term Sub French Teacher
    Long Term Sub French Teacher
    Lake Zurich, IL
    Lake Zurich, IL
    07/15/2020
    07/15/2020
    $58,697
    $58,697
    07/15/2020
    Nashua School District
    Nashua School District
    F .6 French Teacher
    F .6 French Teacher
    F .6 French Teacher
    Nashua, NH
    Nashua, NH
    07/04/2020
    07/04/2020
    $40,884
    $40,884
    07/04/2020
    Fluent City
    Fluent City
    Online French Teacher
    Online French Teacher
    Online French Teacher
    New York, NY
    New York, NY
    03/18/2020
    03/18/2020
    $31,305
    $31,305
    03/18/2020
    Teacher, French (French License Required & ELL Experience Preferred)
    Teacher, French (French License Required & ELL Experience Preferred)
    Avon, IN
    Avon, IN
    03/03/2020
    03/03/2020
    $43,200
    $43,200
    03/03/2020
    Council Bluffs Community School District
    Council Bluffs Community School District
    French Teacher
    French Teacher
    French Teacher
    Council Bluffs, IA
    Council Bluffs, IA
    01/31/2020
    01/31/2020
    $45,115
    $45,115
    01/31/2020
    Lake Elsinore Unified School District
    Lake Elsinore Unified School District
    French Teacher
    French Teacher
    French Teacher
    Lake Elsinore, CA
    Lake Elsinore, CA
    12/15/2019
    12/15/2019
    $46,190
    $46,190
    12/15/2019
    French Teacher
    French Teacher
    Santa Rosa, CA
    Santa Rosa, CA
    12/05/2019
    12/05/2019
    $57,657
    $57,657
    12/05/2019
    Kershaw County School District
    Kershaw County School District
    French Teacher
    French Teacher
    French Teacher
    Camden, SC
    Camden, SC
    11/13/2019
    11/13/2019
    $36,445
    $36,445
    11/13/2019
    French Teacher
    French Teacher
    Santa Rosa, CA
    Santa Rosa, CA
    11/08/2019
    11/08/2019
    $57,657
    $57,657
    11/08/2019