HK$414,652
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The average pay for a High School Teacher is HK$427,834 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

HK$109,367 - HK$770,057
HK$110K
HK$410K
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MEDIAN: HK$414,652
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Salary HK$109,367 - HK$770,057
Bonus HK$50,000
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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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HK$109,748 - HK$805,672
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 55

Job Description for High School Teacher

High school teachers, also called secondary school teachers, provide instruction to students in one or more areas of study within a public or private high school. They may also supervise extracurricular activities, proctor state testing exams, assist with college preparation (such as by writing letters of recommendation), organize field trips, and supervise study hall and/or detention, among other duties. High school teachers prepare lessons to deliver to students, as well as present the lessons in a way that students can easily understand. They must check students' learning with methods such as homework, tests, group work and student presentations. High school teachers must grade students' work in a timely manner, providing feedback that students can use in the class and later in their education.

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High School Teacher Tasks

  • Instruct via lectures, discussions, and demonstrations in one or more subjects at the post primary level.
  • Maintain student records.
  • Create, administer, and grade tests and assignments to measure students' progress.
  • Establish and enforce behavioral and procedural rules.

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Pay by Experience Level for High School Teacher

Pay by Experience for a High School Teacher has a positive trend. An entry-level High School Teacher with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of HK$317,000 based on 25 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A High School Teacher with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of HK$458,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced High School Teacher which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of HK$567,000 based on 20 salaries. A High School Teacher with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of HK$470,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: HK$412,043

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for High School Teacher

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects High School Teacher Salaries

▲38%

▲14%

▲11%

National Average
HK$412,000

▼23%

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 30%