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

HK$250,996
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HK$11,500
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The average salary for an English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher in Hong Kong is HK$250,996.
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HK$191k
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HK$251k
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HK$352k
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MEDIAN HK$250,996
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HK$191k - HK$352k
Bonus
HK$0 - HK$12k
Total Pay
HK$201k - HK$713k

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Job Description for English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher

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.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher

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

Pay by Experience Level for English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher

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$234,000 based on 6 salaries. An early career English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$276,000 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$287,000 based on 15 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 53 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.3%
Early Career
60.4%
Mid Career
28.3%