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

HK$258,585
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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$258,585.
10%
HK$201k
MEDIAN
HK$259k
90%
HK$323k
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HK$205k - HK$527k
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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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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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 Oral / Verbal Communication.

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$239,975 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$277,061 based on 30 salaries. A mid-career English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$280,800 based on 15 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 51 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.8%
Early Career
58.8%
Mid Career
29.4%