$38,991
Avg. Salary
$18.47
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Massage Therapy Instructor is $18.47 per hour.

The average pay for a Massage Therapy Instructor is $38,991 per year.

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$15.00
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$18.47
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$25.28
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$24k
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$52k
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MEDIAN $38,991
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$0$52K
Salary $23,672 - $51,661
Bonus $100
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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$30,289 - $52,198
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 37
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $15.00 - $25.28
Overtime $22.50
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $100
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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$30,289 - $52,198
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 74

Job Description

A massage therapy instructor teaches students at the postsecondary level on how to give massages for therapy and relaxation purposes. The instructor may develop lesson plans and curricula in some institutions, while it is provided in others. The instructor gives lectures and provides demonstrations to the class, as well as plans and oversees activities that the class can participate in. Tests are also administered by the instructor to make sure that students comprehend the material and are able to carry out the skills that they were taught. A variety of teaching methods should be employed to reach students with different learning styles in an interesting, effective manner. Other tasks performed by instructors include keeping records of student progress, attendance and performance, as well as providing effective feedback to students on their progress and areas that need improvement.

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Massage Therapy Instructor Tasks
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.
  • Instruct students in different types of massage techniques and applications.
  • Teach material from approved curriculum and develop daily lesson plans to include instructional aids.

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Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Massage Therapy Instructor has a negative trend. An entry-level Massage Therapy Instructor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 18 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Massage Therapy Instructor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Massage Therapy Instructor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 33 salaries. A Massage Therapy Instructor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 5 salaries.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
8%

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How Experience Affects Salaries

Experienced
▲4%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
▼4%

Late-Career
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 66%