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Instructor Career Path

Are you thinking of becoming an instructor or already started your career and planning the next step? Learn how to become an instructor, what skills you need to succeed, how to advance your career and get promoted, and what levels of pay to expect at each step on your career path. Explore new instructor job openings and options for career transitions into related roles.

Seniority Levels

L2

Instructor

Alias: Assistant Instructor, Instructor II...(4)
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8+Years of Experience
$21,618Avg. Annual Salary
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L3

Instructor III

Alias: Senior Instructor
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No Years of Experience Reports
$54,557Avg. Annual Salary
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9% advanced to

L4

Adjunct Instructor

Alias: Team Lead Instructor, Lead Instructor
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No Years of Experience Reports
$38,704Avg. Annual Salary
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Salary Trajectory

Instructor Career Path

$70K
$53K
$35K
$18K
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Important Skill Sets for the Instructor Career Path

Teaching Experience
CPR First Aid
Windows Server 2012
Excellent Communication

Instructor Career Transitions

Your skills as an instructor can prepare you to transition into related roles, such as language teacher or english teacher, which could open up different career paths for you. Below are the most common instructor career transitions, along with typical salaries and skill requirements.