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Jobs At A Glance

Find out what to expect when teaching English abroad in countries around the world.

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Typical Students Peak Hiring Season Contract Length Bachelor’s Required? Monthly Pay (USD) Monthly Cost of Living Online TEFL Accepted? Housing Included? Airfare Reimbursed? Experience Required?
Argentina March-Aug 6-12 months 650-900 500-900
Bolivia Feb/July 6-12 months 400-600 400-600
Brazil All Year 6-12 months 1000-2000 1000-1500
Cambodia All Year 6-12 months 650-1200 600-800
Chile March-Aug 6-12 months 500-1200 600-800
China June-Aug 6-12 months 800-1500 300-500 Sometimes
Colombia Jan/June-Aug 6-12 months 400-1500 400-1000
Costa Rica Jan/July 6-12 months 700-900 500-900
Czech Republic Aug/Dec 12 months 750-1500 750-1000 Sometimes
Ecuador March-Aug 6-12 months 400-700 300-400 Sometimes
Egypt All Year 12 months 800-1000 600-800
France All Year 12 months/ freelance 1400-2500 1000-1500
Hungary All Year 6-12 months 700-1000 500-700 Sometimes
Italy All Year 6-12 months 1500- 2000 1000-1500
Indonesia All Year 12 months 1000-2500 700-1000 Sometimes Sometimes
Japan All Year 12 months 2000-3000 2000-2500 Sometimes Sometimes
Mexico All Year 6-12 months 500-1000 400-800
Morocco Jan/August 12 months 1000-1200 700-1000 Sometimes
Oman All Year 12 months 2000-2500 800-1000
Peru All Year 6-12 months 400-600 300-500
Poland Sept/June 6-12 months 600-1000 500-900
Russia Aug/Dec 12 months 700-900 300-400 Sometimes
Saudi Arabia All Year 12 months 2000-3000 500-1000
Spain Jan/Oct 12 months 1000-1400 700-1000
South Korea Jan-Sept 6-12 months 1800-2500 500-1000
Taiwan All Year 12 months 1000-1500 500-1000
Thailand March-Oct 6-12 months 900-1600 500-1000 Sometimes
Turkey All Year 6-12 months 1000-1500 900-1000 Sometimes Sometimes Sometimes
United Arab Emirates January-June 12 months 2500-4000 1000-2000
Ukraine March-Aug 12 months 600-1000 400-700 Sometimes
Uruguay March-Aug 6-12 months 300-600 300-400 Sometimes
Venezuela March-Aug 6-12 months 400-600 300-500
Vietnam All Year 6-12 months 1500-2000 700-1000 Sometimes Sometimes

*Data updated as of May 2013.