Entry-Level English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Entry-Level English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher is $19.78 per hour.
Entry-Level English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher Salary (?
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$24,097 - $50,616
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $36,434
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Entry-Level English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher Salary (?
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$13.11 - $35.92
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$24,097 - $50,616  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,891  
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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$25,291 - $58,590  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 136
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.11 - $35.92  
   
Overtime
$0.14 - $34.52  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,891  
   
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).
)
$25,291 - $58,590  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 149
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New York
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Los Angeles
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Boston
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National Average
$39,000
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher Salaries

National Average
$39,000
English Language
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Spanish Language
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Gender

Female
64%
female alumni
 
Male
36%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 45% dental benefits Dental: 27%
vision benefits Vision: 17% employee benefits None: 54%
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