What does an Adjunct Educator do?

Educators are professionals who provide instruction or information related to a specific subject. This educational activity may take place in a variety of settings including a college or other institution, a community center, or an employer location. They may present lectures, review concepts and factual information, or provide hands-on demonstrations to teach practical skills. They develop lesson plans or program outlines and create presentations, handouts, and other materials. Depending on the setting and subject matter, they may also conduct evaluations or approve certifications.

Educators typically have advanced level knowledge in their particular area of expertise. They should have an extensive professional background in the field. Teaching experience is an advantage. These roles require excellent communication skills and the ability to explain detailed information in an easy-to-understand way.

EducationBachelor's Degree
Work/Life Balance
3.6 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.4 ★
Avg. Experience2-4 years

Adjunct Educator Salaries

Average Base Pay

$52,246 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: $52K
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Oct 15, 2021

“Working weekends (which is the case in all retail roles) and the pay was not great.”

Commonwealth of MassachusettsCommonwealth of Massachusetts
Educational Specialist
Jul 30, 2020

“Staff in my group are given independence and freedom to take initiative to meet our goals.”

City of DentonCity of Denton
Recycling Education Coordinator
Mar 12, 2021

“One of the best reasons to work for the city of Denton is high salary range”

Rock Hill School District 3Rock Hill School District 3
May 26, 2021

“Great teams of educators who really want to do what's best for all children.”

Feb 2, 2021

“This is the best work environment to work in I recommend to everyone to work at Lululemon.”

Customer Education Specialist
Jun 11, 2020

“Our team is full of ambitious and autonomous workers that thrive on collaborating to make our team and our product better every day.”

Ministry of Education SingaporeMinistry of Education Singapore
Dec 19, 2020

“minded people who love teaching like you do and it is amazing if you get to work closely with such people.”

Senior Educational Counsellor
Mar 16, 2021

“Stress and Pressure if you didn't achieve your targets”

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