Country Information - See Where You Can Teach

Country Information - See Where You Can Teach

Compare salaries, ability to save money, and country requirements and benefits of over 50 countries to assist you in making your decision about where to teach English abroad.  You can easily select a specific country for more detailed information.

   
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UP TO 4 COUNTRIES
REGION COUNTRY MINUMUM
REQUIREMENTS
TYPICAL START MONTHLY SALARY* AIRFARE INCLUDED ACCOMMODATION ABILITY TO SAVE
PER YEAR
Asia Cambodia High School Diploma; Bachelor's Degree preferred and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate Year round
700 - 1,200 USD
930 - 1,600 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Rarely included Rarely included 500 - 8,000 CAD
Asia China High School Diploma (For Internships), Bachelor's Degree and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate Year round
6,000 - 20,000 CNY
1,200 - 4,000 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Reimbursement (full or partial) usually given Usually included or allowance given 5,000 - 38,000 CAD
Asia Hong Kong Bachelor's Degree and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate August or year round
12,000 - 35,000 HKD
2,070 - 6,030 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Reimbursement (full or partial) sometimes given Sometimes included or allowance may be given 500 - 30,000 CAD
Asia India High School Diploma; Bachelor's Degree preferred and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate Year round
9,000 - 50,000 INR
160 - 910 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Rarely included Sometimes included or allowance may be given 500 - 3,500 CAD
Asia Indonesia Bachelor's Degree and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate Year round
6 - 20 million IDR
540 - 1,800 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Reimbursement (full or partial) sometimes given Sometimes included or allowance may be given 500 - 14,000 CAD
Asia Japan Bachelor's Degree and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate March/April, August/September, or year round
200,000 - 300,000 JPY
2,530 - 3,800 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Rarely included Sometimes included or allowance may be given 500 - 16,000 CAD
Asia Korea Bachelor's Degree and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate August/September, February/March, or year round
2 - 2.8 million KRW
2,290 - 3,210 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Reimbursement (full or partial) usually given Usually included or allowance given 8,000 - 20,000 CAD
Asia Kyrgyzstan Bachelor's Degree, Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate and Teaching Experience September or year round
27,000 - 89,000 KGS
450 - 1,480 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Reimbursement (full or partial) sometimes given Sometimes included or allowance may be given 300 - 12,000 CAD
Asia Laos High School Diploma; Bachelor's Degree preferred and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate Year round
4 - 8.5 million LAK
570 - 1,210 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Rarely included Rarely included 300 - 4,000 CAD
Asia Malaysia Bachelor's Degree, Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate and Teaching Experience Year round
4,500 - 9,000 MYR
1,450 - 2,890 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Reimbursement (full or partial) sometimes given Sometimes included or allowance may be given 7,000 - 27,000 CAD
Asia Nepal High School Diploma and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate Year round
Volunteer
Rarely included Sometimes included or allowance may be given None
Asia Taiwan Two Year College Diploma and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate January-March, June-August or year round
43,000 - 73,000 TWD
1,950 - 3,320 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Rarely included Rarely included 5,600 - 16,200 CAD
Asia Thailand Bachelor's Degree and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate May, November, or year round
30,000 - 50,000 THB
1,280 - 2,130 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Rarely included Sometimes included or allowance may be given 2,000 - 13,000 CAD
Asia Vietnam Bachelor's Degree and Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate Year round
30 - 50 million VND
1,720 - 2,870 CAD (Sep 23, 2020)
Rarely included Sometimes included or allowance may be given 10,000 - 26,000 CAD

Learn more about teaching English abroad by calling 1-800-269-6719, or by attending an upcoming free Information Session in your area.

* Wages vary depending on the economy of the country.

Oxford Seminars makes every effort to keep our information as up-to-date and accurate as possible. However, individual teaching positions and experiences may vary with job market conditions. Specific information listed cannot be guaranteed to be applicable when you are seeking employment teaching ESL in a specific country.

Note that certain positions require additional qualifications and credentials that are not negotiable due to specific country legislation.