Private Teacher/​Tutor

Kaiako Whaiaro

Private teachers/tutors teach a specific skill or subject to individuals or small groups of children or adults.

Pay

Company private teachers/tutors usually earn

$25-$35 per hour

Qualified self-employed private teachers/tutors usually earn

$60-$80 per hour

Source: NumberWorks'nWords, 2016

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a private teacher/tutor are average for those teaching arts subjects, but good for those teaching maths and English.
Susan Case and a student holding a violin look at a piece of music on a music stand

Private teachers/tutors teach a specific skill or subject to a person or a group

Last updated 13 August 2017