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Teaching English in Sweden


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Western Europe
How Much Can I Earn?
Monthly Salary:
14,000 - 27,000 SEK
1,670 - 3,210 USD
Private Tutoring per Hour:
150 - 250 SEK
18 - 30 USD
Income Tax Rate:
32 - 57%
Ability to Save per year:

What Are My Benefits?
Rarely included
Never included
Health Care:
Usually included
Usually paid

What Will Teaching Be Like?
Teaching Hours:
20 - 35
Typical Contract Length:
One year or less
Typical Start Date:
September or January
Application Timeline:
2 - 5 months

What Do I Need?
Work Visa:
EU citizenship preferred
Education Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree
Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate
Teaching Experience
Additional Notes:
Difficult for non-EU citizens; positions rarely advertised online, and usually found upon arrival in the country