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Salary and Benefits

Tutor
$43K-$53K / yr. (est.)
$43K
$48,269 / year
$53K
Average base salary
The salary information provided is based on data collected from various reliable sources and may vary depending on individual qualifications and other factors.

About Tutor

What does a Tutor do?

As Tutors, we are responsible for scheduling tutoring appointments with parents and students and arriving on time and prepared for the day's lesson. We also create educational materials to further demonstrate subject matter to be covered in tutoring sessions. We have to assess the progress of assigned students to ensure effective processes and plan creative lessons to engage and educate students. Besides, we maintain a quiet and orderly workspace for students within the tutoring space.

Core tasks:

  • establishing a friendly, encouraging and welcoming environment for students upon their entering of the establishment
  • connecting with parents and keep them informed of student's progress and areas to be improved
  • promoting high standards for academic success and behavior and continually encourage students to meet them
  • ensuring that if any changes need to be made to meeting times, that it is done in a reasonable time frame
  • creating educational materials to further demonstrate subject matter to be covered in tutoring sessions

Insights

How Many Years of Experience Do Professionals Need Before Becoming Tutor?
On average, people work 3 yrs or less in other positions prior to becoming a Tutor.
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TutorMiami, FL - 10 months ago
🤔 I understand the concern, but with the right training and passion, tutors can excel regardless of their previous jobs.
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How Long Do Tutor Employees Typically Stay in Their Roles?
On average, Tutors works in this position for 1-3 years across multiple employers.
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Student AdministrationMiami, FL - 10 months ago
omg can you blame them? tutoring is so hard, and the pay is meh 🤷
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House ParentSeattle, WA - 10 months ago
As a homeschooling parent, I rely on tutors to provide additional support. It's frustrating when they leave so soon, leaving parents to search for new help.
What Is the Job Hopper Score for Tutor Employees?
Moderate job changes in Tutor, showing some career movement without excessive turnover.
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House ParentHouston, TX - 10 months ago
I'd feel more comfortable hiring a tutor who stayed consistent in the same field or education level.
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School CounselorMiami, FL - 10 months ago
It's great to see tutors moving up to higher educational levels! It shows their dedication to continuous learning and growth.

Career path

Path to job

Discover a Tutor's areas of knowledge sorted by their majors.
Explore the list of higher education institutions that a Tutor typically studied at.
New York University
The University of Texas at Austin

Path after job

Community

Demographics

What Is the Age and Gender Ratio of Tutor Employees?
Gender ratio in Tutor position: 0.479758105157064 Male and 0.520241894842936 Female. Age ratio in Tutor position: 16-20: 47%, 21-30: 46%, 31-40: 4%, 41-50: 2%, 51-60: 1%, 60+: 0%. Tutor position is predominantly female (52.0%) with the largest age group being 16-20 years old, followed by 21-30 years old.
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TutorSeattle, WA - 10 months ago
Maybe older tutors are less likely to pursue this career as a long-term job? 🤔
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TutorMiami, FL - 10 months ago
It's interesting that the largest age group is 16-20. Are high school students mostly tutoring each other? 🤔

Workplaces

Who Are the Top Employers for Tutor?
Top employers of Tutor position: Huntington Learning Center, SELF, Varsity Tutors. People who work in Tutor position most typically go on to work for the Huntington Learning Center.
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TutorSan Francisco, CA - 9 months ago
Huntington Learning Center may be the most popular, but that doesn't mean they're the best. There are smaller organizations like SELF that offer a more personalized experience.
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TutorBoston, MA - 9 months ago
I heard Varsity Tutors has a rigorous hiring process and attracts the best tutors. Their reputation speaks for itself!
Huntington Learning Center
SELF
Varsity Tutors
What Industries Does Tutor Typically Have Experience In?
Industry Background: The most typical industries of Tutor: Education, Religious / Grantmaking / Civic, Information Technology, Mining / Oil & Gas, Professional / Scientific / Technical. Tutor employees most likely come from a Education industry background.
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TutorMiami, FL - 10 months ago
Tutoring ain't that amazing! It's just a temporary gig for people who can't handle real jobs. 🤷
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TutorNew York City, NY - 10 months ago
Why would anyone become a Tutor? It's a low-paying job that doesn't get the recognition it deserves! 😡

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Discussion about Tutor

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Is Tutor a female or male dominated profession?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
50% are women in this profession.
How old are people who work as a Tutor?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
23 is the average age of people working as a Tutor.
How much experience is typically required to work as a Tutor?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
1.5 years of experience is needed on average for a Tutor.
Which industries does a Tutor typically work in?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
Education employs the most.
Is it encouraged to have a degree as a Tutor?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
No higher education is the typical for a Tutor
Where are you working as a Tutor?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Most people work for Huntington Learning Center, Varsity Tutors and WyzAnt
How long do you usually work as a Tutor before changing to another position?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
On average people change after 2 years.
Is it frequent for people to switch companies and still work as a Tutor?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
A typical Tutor might work for one or two companies.
What jobs do people work in before becoming a Tutor?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Most people come from Research Assistant, Teacher or Sales Associate roles
What can be the next step in your career path from Tutor?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Working as Tutor consider Research Assistant, Teacher or Teaching Assistant as a next step in your career.
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