The average hourly pay for a Ski Instructor is $17.12.
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Job Description for Ski Instructor
Ski instructors teach individuals of various ages and skill-levels how to ski. Most of their students have no experience in skiing and are willing to learn, while some instructors focus on teaching more experienced skiers and helping them to navigate hills and jumps. Ski instructors are placed based on their own skill range to teach their students what they know, including how to stand on the skis, maintain balance, and shift when moving down slopes. Ski instructors should be friendly and helpf…Read more
Ski Instructor Tasks
- Teach guests skiing techniques and safety, improving their skills.
- Match guests to appropriate lessons, equipment, and areas.
- Enter data, rentals, orders, inventory, and scheduled appointments into the system.
- Assist with selection of equipment and answer questions about the area.
- Monitor and ensure that guests use skis and equipment properly and safely.
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Pay by Experience Level for Ski Instructor
An early career Ski Instructor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.74 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Ski Instructor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.26 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Ski Instructor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.44 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
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