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Teaching English in Laos

Rice farms
Lao Monk with headphones
Seuang River
Rice farms
Lao Monk with headphones
Seuang River

Map of Laos

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How Much Can I Earn?
Monthly Salary:
6,500,000 - 12,000,000 LAK?
810 - 1,500 USD
Private Tutoring per Hour:
105,000 - 120,000 LAK
10 - 20 USD
Income Tax Rate:
10 - 24%
Ability to Save per year:
500 - 6,200 USD

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

What Will Teaching Be Like?
Teaching Hours:
13 - 30
Typical Contract Length:
One year or less
Typical Start Date:
Year round
Application Timeline:
1 - 5 months

What Do I Need?
Work Visa:
Employer sometimes sponsors
Education Requirements:
High School Diploma
Oxford Seminars TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certificate
Additional Notes:
Mostly volunteer positions outside major cities; candidates encouraged to apply in person