INSTRUCTOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$48,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$48,000
Median 50%
$86,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Urban Honolulu, HI
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does an instructor make?
The national average salary for an Instructor in the United States is $48,133 per year or $23.14 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $86,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $26,000. Hospitality companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Instructors. Some of the states with the best Instructor salaries are Hawaii, Vermont, South Carolina, Maine, and North Carolina. Most Instructors spend 2.8 years in the position.
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Average Instructor Salary By Company

Instructors report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Hospitality companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. University of Nevada, Las Vegas and University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences are the best paying companies for Instructors. Companies like Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and AT&T also pay high salaries to their Instructors.

Average Instructor Salary By Location

As an Instructor in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $48,133 per year or $23.14 per hour. Urban Honolulu, HI reports the highest Instructor salaries at $52,078 per year. The average entry-level salary in Urban Honolulu, HI is $31,000. Some of the states with the best Instructor salaries are Hawaii, Vermont, South Carolina, Maine, North Carolina, Georgia, and Florida. Wisconsin, Louisiana, and Illinois have the lowest Instructor salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Urban Honolulu, HI
$52,078
2
Fayetteville, NC
$50,270
3
Atlanta, GA
$49,579
4
Miami, FL
$48,549
5
Birmingham, AL
$47,998

Average Instructor Salary By Industry

The type of industry that an Instructor works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Telecommunication companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Instructors. Salaries for Instructors in Technology companies average $52,632 annually, while Telecommunication companies and Hospitality companies pay $49,114 and $48,339, respectively. At $44,988, the average salary for Instructors in the Retail industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$52,632
2
Telecommunication
$49,114
3
Hospitality
$48,339
4
Health Care
$47,300
5
Professional
$46,703

RECENTLY ADDED Instructor SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Nonprofit
Instructor
10/31/2019
$48,000
10/31/2019
$22,394
Habitot Children's Museum
Instructor
10/31/2019
$37,566
Instructor
10/31/2019
$29,218
Academic Approach
Instructor
New York, NY
10/31/2019
$114,785
Northwest Iowa Community College
Instructor
10/31/2019
$49,767
Dancing Moose
Instructor
10/31/2019
$27,900
Catalina Foothills School District
Instructor
Tucson, AZ
10/30/2019
$29,218
L&T Health and Fitness
Instructor
10/30/2019
$83,480
State of Alaska
Instructor
10/29/2019
$49,000
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