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How Much Does a Head Instructor Earn In The United States?

Head Instructor Salaries
Updated April 6, 2021
Average Yearly Salary
$41,000
$27,000
$41,000
$62,000
The average head instructor makes about $41,896 per year. That's $20.14 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $27,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $62,000. Many of head instructors seem to be drawn to education and non profits companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case head instructors tend to work at education, health care, and retail companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Hawaii, New Jersey and Massachusetts pay head instructors the highest salaries.
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Where Head Instructors Earn The Most

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

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How Much Do Head Instructors Earn In Different Cities?

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to Hawaii, New Jersey and Massachusetts, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for head instructors. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Michigan, Alabama, and Indiana.
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1. Randolph, NJ
$60,376
Avg. Salary
$31k
$81k
2. Washington, DC
$43,663
Avg. Salary
$31k
$81k

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Head Instructor Salary History

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    How Much Do Head Instructors Make In Different Industries?

    The salary for a head instructor can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for head instructors tend to be found in education, health care, and retail companies. In fact, head instructors can make a yearly salary of $43,165 while working for education companies.
    1. Education
    $43,165
    Avg. Salary
    $28k
    $50k
    2. Health Care
    $38,753
    Avg. Salary
    $28k
    $50k
    3. Retail
    $34,082
    Avg. Salary
    $28k
    $50k
    4. Non Profits
    $33,818
    Avg. Salary
    $28k
    $50k
    5. Media
    $33,442
    Avg. Salary
    $28k
    $50k
    6. Government
    $33,358
    Avg. Salary
    $28k
    $50k

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    Rock Island-Milan School District #41
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    $41,740
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    03/28/2017
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    Golf Experiences LLC
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    $60,713
    $60,713
    09/08/2015
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    Washington, DC
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    07/08/2015
    07/08/2015
    $78,707
    $78,707
    07/08/2015
    Gymnastics Institute of Randolph Inc.
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    Head Instructor/Coach
    Head Instructor/Coach
    Head Instructor/Coach
    Randolph, NJ
    Randolph, NJ
    08/06/2014
    08/06/2014
    $52,175
    $52,175
    08/06/2014
    Gymnastics Institute of Randolph Inc.
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    Head Instructor/Coach
    Head Instructor/Coach
    Head Instructor/Coach
    Randolph, NJ
    Randolph, NJ
    08/06/2014
    08/06/2014
    $52,175
    $52,175
    08/06/2014