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Teaching English in Israel


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Middle East
How Much Can I Earn?
Monthly Salary:
1,000 - 5,000 ILS
300 - 1,520 USD
Private Tutoring per Hour:
70 - 110 ILS
21 - 33 USD
Income Tax Rate:
Ability to Save per year:
500 - 7,800 USD

What Are My Benefits?
Sometimes included or allowance may be given
Rarely included
Health Care:
Usually included
Usually paid

What Will Teaching Be Like?
Teaching Hours:
20 - 30
Typical Contract Length:
One year or less
Typical Start Date:
September or year round
Application Timeline:
1 - 4 months

What Do I Need?
Work Visa:
Employer sometimes sponsors
Education Requirements:
High School Diploma; Bachelor's Degree preferred
Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate
Additional Notes:
Visas are automatically approved for persons of Jewish lineage; may have to be proficient in Hebrew; many schools prefer in-person applicants