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Teaching English in Finland


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Western Europe
How Much Can I Earn?
Monthly Salary:
800 - 3,400 EUR
960 - 4,100 USD
Private Tutoring per Hour:
10 - 30 EUR
12 - 36 USD
Income Tax Rate:
16 - 32%
Ability to Save per year:
300 - 8,400 USD

What Are My Benefits?
Rarely included
Rarely included
Health Care:
Usually included
Sometimes paid

What Will Teaching Be Like?
Teaching Hours:
20 - 30
Typical Contract Length:
One year or less
Typical Start Date:
August or year round
Application Timeline:
3 - 6 months

What Do I Need?
Work Visa:
EU citizenship preferred
Education Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree; Master's Degree preferred
Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate
Additional Notes:
Freelance work common; full-time contracts with guaranteed hours difficult to secure; schools tend to prefer in-person applicants