How much money can I earn teaching abroad in Thailand?

Updated: Mar 15, 2020

As an English teacher in Thailand, you make incredible money relative to the cost of living- easily enough to recoup your costs, have fun on the weekends, and even save.

All at the same time, you are having a transformative experience exploring the unfamiliar in a new country, bonding with an exclusive community you’ll forever feel apart of, inspiring kids who want to learn, and becoming confident in discovering things yourself.

The Breakdown

I know. You are just graduating University and want a top-dog job and $1000 a month doesn’t seem a lot. However, don’t underestimate how much you are making relative to the cost of living. Check out these numbers:

Pretty crazy huh. Your salary goes along way in Thailand. The opportunity feels different now, doesn’t it?

By saving over $300 a month, you will recoup your startup costs (course, flight, packing), while also experiencing an adventure you'll have forever.