Average English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher Salary in Hong Kong

HK$253,050
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HK$6,000
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The average salary for an English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher in Hong Kong is HK$253,050.
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HK$149k
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HK$253k
90%
HK$310k
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What Do English as a Second Language (ESL) Teachers Do?

English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher Tasks
  • Teach individuals who are not native English speakers to speak, read, write, and comprehend English.
  • Utilize rote pronunciation, quizzes, textbooks, videos, and multimedia education to solidify skills.
  • Develop curriculums to suit both individuals who need overall education or education in specific skills.

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What Are Popular Skills for English as a Second Language (ESL) Teachers?

Skills in Curriculum Planning and Childhood Education are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Public Speaking, Oral / Verbal Communication and English Language.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for English as a Second Language (ESL) Teachers?

An entry-level English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of HK$243,769 based on 11 salaries. An early career English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$252,607 based on 59 salaries. A mid-career English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$266,663 based on 21 salaries. An experienced English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$257,000 based on 10 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 101 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.9%
Early Career
58.4%
Mid Career
20.8%
Experienced
9.9%