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Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, Ged Teacher / Instructor Salary

Pay for Adult Literacy and Remedial Education Instructors in the United States is very modest at just $39K per year. Earnings sit near $27K on the lower side but can approach $56K per year on the higher side. Women account for the majority of Adult Literacy and Remedial Education Instructors who responded to the questionnaire — 67 percent to be exact. While roughly one in three report receiving no health benefits, the larger part do receive medical coverage, and slightly more than half have dental, as well. Job satisfaction for Adult Literacy and Remedial Education Instructors is high. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$28,569 - $53,737
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MEDIAN: $38,657
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$11.38 - $29.55
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National Salary Data

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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$28,569 - $53,737  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,987  
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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$26,546 - $55,631  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 125
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$11.38 - $29.55  
   
Overtime
$1.64 - $49.32  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,987  
   
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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$26,546 - $55,631  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 86
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Job Description for Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, Ged Teacher / Instructor

  • Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by laws or administrative policies.
  • Observe and evaluate students' work to determine progress and make suggestions for improvement.
  • Teach out-of-school youths and adults in remedial education classes, preparatory classes for the General Educational Development test, literacy or English as a Second Language.

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Pay by Experience Level for Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, Ged Teacher / Instructor

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Adult Literacy and Remedial Education Instructors with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $39K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $37K. Adult Literacy and Remedial Education Instructors who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $41K. In the end, the overall pattern seems to be that more experience generally corresponds to higher pay; an Adult Literacy and Remedial Education Instructor with more than 20 years of experience can earn $47K on average.

Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, Ged Teacher / Instructor Reviews

What is it like working as an Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, Ged Teacher / Instructor?
Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, Ged Teacher / Instructor in Philadelphia:
"Instruct 25 To 30 Welfare Recipients How To Create Resumes."
Pros: What gives me the greatest value to my job, is when we take the customers previous experience and show them their value. Empowering them to go after their dream and not to despise small beginnings or massive set backs.
Cons: I tend to want more for them than what they want for themselves.

Experience Affects Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, Ged Teacher / Instructor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 65% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 33%