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Adult Education Teacher Salary

The average pay for an Adult Education Teacher is $41,933 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

$28,290 - $72,994
(Median)
$28K
$42K
$73K
MEDIAN: $41,932
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$13.91 - $39.77
(Median)
$14
$19
$40
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$28,290 - $72,994  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,007  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$28,867 - $74,620  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 48
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.91 - $39.77  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,007  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$28,867 - $74,620  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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Job Description for Adult Education Teacher

Adult education teachers provide instruction to adult learners; they may work to prepare students for an exam such as the GED or work to build specific skills such as English-language learning. Their responsibilities typically include assessing students' skills, creating lesson plans and course objectives, and maintaining performance, attendance, and other records. They also work with students individually to monitor their progress and provide personalized instruction, prepare and present lessons to their entire classroom, participate in staff meetings, share teaching strategies with other staff members, and perform any other duties assigned by management. Additionally, adult education teachers must work effectively with their supervisor (such as a program manager) to evaluate their curriculum and teaching methods, noting potential areas for improvement and implementing changes as necessary. They also need to build their teaching skills and participate in continuing education when possible.

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Adult Education Teacher Tasks

  • Document attendance, grades, standards adherence and other metrics for multiple audiences.
  • Explain, evaluate and communicate about student progress.
  • Develop lesson plans, deliver instruction and lead activities.
  • Attend organizational meetings, trainings and graduations.

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Experience Affects Adult Education Teacher Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 58%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$41,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 54% dental benefits Dental: 44%
vision benefits Vision: 28% employee benefits None: 42%
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