How much does an Instructor make in the United States?

11.4k salaries reported, updated at April 13, 2021
per year

The average salary for a instructor is $27,742 per year in the United States.

Most common benefits

  • Flexible schedule
  • Referral program
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid housing
  • Childcare
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Most common benefits for Instructors

  • Flexible schedule
  • Referral program
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid housing
  • Childcare
  • Health insurance
  • 403(b)
  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Life insurance
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Salary satisfaction

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46% of Instructors in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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