EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY SALARY IN SOUTH KOREA

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Average gross salary for Education & University GROSS SALARY
KRW 50,543,684
Average gorss salary (USD) for Education & University GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 45,508
Average net salary for Education & University NET SALARY
KRW 43,320,873
The most typical salary for Education & University MOST TYPICAL GROSS
KRW 27,873,014
  Updated: 02 Jun 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 14%
  Salary entries: 73

Average salary for Education & University in South Korea is KRW 50,543,684.

Average take home earning is KRW 43,320,873 (Net).

The most typical salary is KRW 27,873,014 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
5 % KRW 140,000,000
21 % KRW 83,092,412
22 % KRW 70,000,000
55 % KRW 37,650,142
92 % KRW 27,873,014
96 % KRW 15,658,666
100 % KRW 5,022,000
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
University Professor KRW 77,452,807 US$ 69,613 14
Teacher KRW 54,302,181 US$ 49,557 11
English Teacher KRW 25,626,675 US$ 23,015 08
University Professor Assistant KRW 45,714,285 US$ 41,161 07
Languages Teacher KRW 29,733,333 US$ 27,181 06
Lecturer KRW 34,500,000 US$ 31,556 04
Principal KRW 101,000,000 US$ 90,094 02
Private School Teacher KRW 31,600,000 US$ 28,259 02
Middle School Teacher KRW 27,600,000 US$ 24,982 02
Kindergarten Teacher KRW 234,234,234 US$ 206,864 01
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Seoul KRW 53,182,606 US$ 48,076 33
Daejeon KRW 56,605,270 US$ 50,049 10
Daegu KRW 34,900,000 US$ 31,751 07
Suwon KRW 44,240,000 US$ 40,598 05
Changwon KRW 30,925,000 US$ 28,070 04
Gwangju KRW 77,000,000 US$ 68,656 02
Seongnam KRW 39,000,000 US$ 36,206 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SOUTH KOREA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 217,232 KRW 240,000,000
01
US$ 206,864 KRW 234,234,234
01
US$ 151,902 KRW 172,000,000
01
US$ 126,718 KRW 140,000,000
01
US$ 100,714 KRW 110,000,000
01
US$ 92,840 KRW 108,000,000
01
US$ 89,164 KRW 100,000,000
01
US$ 73,919 KRW 83,092,412
08
US$ 62,415 KRW 70,000,000
01
US$ 54,314 KRW 61,500,000
02
US$ 44,757 KRW 48,250,000
08
US$ 34,333 KRW 37,650,142
14
US$ 25,155 KRW 27,873,014
27
US$ 14,193 KRW 15,658,666
03
US$ 4,583 KRW 5,022,000
03

  SALARY BY GENDER   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 42,107 KRW 46,713,690 43
US$ 61,804 KRW 69,294,021 11
US$ 43,769 KRW 48,356,105 19

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 55,999 KRW 62,324,612 25
US$ 38,239 KRW 42,271,272 22
US$ 44,053 KRW 48,983,568 24
US$ 11,777 KRW 13,000,000 02

Education & University workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in South Korea. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses KRW 62,324,612. While Education & University workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of KRW 13,000,000. This is 375.49% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 65,212 KRW 73,666,666 03
US$ 73,153 KRW 81,500,000 04
US$ 112,574 KRW 126,000,000 02
US$ 59,313 KRW 66,333,333 09
US$ 40,062 KRW 44,260,000 10
US$ 31,077 KRW 33,947,204 21
US$ 27,588 KRW 30,514,100 14
US$ 63,536 KRW 71,100,023 10

Education & University workers in South Korea with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 12-16 Years of experience earn a gross average of KRW 126,000,000 compared to KRW 30,514,100 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 12-16 Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 308.05%.


  SALARY BY AGE   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 24,118 KRW 26,000,000 01
US$ 100,714 KRW 110,000,000 01
US$ 58,031 KRW 66,500,000 02
US$ 96,410 KRW 108,800,000 05
US$ 51,135 KRW 57,166,666 06
US$ 42,870 KRW 46,467,412 08
US$ 33,125 KRW 36,801,300 20
US$ 41,385 KRW 46,105,239 11
US$ 43,769 KRW 48,356,105 19
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  SALARY BY CAREER   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SOUTH KOREA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 206,864 KRW 234,234,234 01
2. US$ 92,840 KRW 108,000,000 01
3. US$ 90,094 KRW 101,000,000 02
4. US$ 75,068 KRW 85,000,000 01
5. US$ 69,613 KRW 77,452,807 14
6. US$ 52,989 KRW 60,000,000 01
7. US$ 49,557 KRW 54,302,181 11
8. US$ 41,161 KRW 45,714,285 07
9. US$ 40,731 KRW 45,000,000 01
10. US$ 32,585 KRW 36,000,000 01
11. US$ 31,556 KRW 34,500,000 04
12. US$ 28,259 KRW 31,600,000 02
13. US$ 27,181 KRW 29,733,333 06
14. US$ 27,154 KRW 30,000,000 01
15. US$ 24,982 KRW 27,600,000 02
16. US$ 23,895 KRW 26,400,000 01
17. US$ 23,015 KRW 25,626,675 08
18. US$ 22,442 KRW 24,619,777 09

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In South Korea economy, Kindergarten Teacher is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of KRW 234,234,234. Science Teacher and Principal follow, earning KRW 108,000,000 and KRW 101,000,000, respectively. Other Education Career earn a gross annual average of KRW 24,619,777, while English Teacher earn KRW 25,626,675. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 821.77%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 46,113 KRW 51,354,974 39
US$ 46,084 KRW 51,088,904 32
US$ 47,144 KRW 50,000,000 01
US$ 1,831 KRW 2,000,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SOUTH KOREA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 68,656 KRW 77,000,000 02
2. US$ 50,049 KRW 56,605,270 10
3. US$ 48,076 KRW 53,182,606 33
4. US$ 40,598 KRW 44,240,000 05
5. US$ 36,206 KRW 39,000,000 02
6. US$ 31,751 KRW 34,900,000 07
7. US$ 28,070 KRW 30,925,000 04

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland US$ 83,729 CHF 78,900 45
2. Australia US$ 76,341 AU$ 88,551 159
3. Norway US$ 72,160 NOK 548,558 58
4. Finland US$ 68,667 EUR 54,268 22
5. Canada US$ 68,142 CA$ 75,621 225
6. Germany US$ 67,895 EUR 54,312 96
7. United States US$ 63,415 US$ 63,415 1,021
8. United Kingdom US$ 59,375 GBP 40,324 254
9. France US$ 56,338 EUR 46,522 56
10. Italy US$ 45,554 EUR 36,927 40

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(23/23)  RESEARCHER


 Posted: 02 Jun 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Conduct research."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 15,000,000
US$ 12,894


(22/23)  PHYSICS TEACHER


 Posted: 27 Apr 2020

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "UK qualified science teacher (PGCE with QTS) Physics specialist."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 108,000,000
US$ 92,840


(21/23)  EPIK ENGLISH TEACHER


 Posted: 07 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "English Language, Gender Studies I am proficient in most technology including Dell, Apple, Sony, Android, and many others I also have basic knowledge in 2d and 3d item production using laser cutters, 3d printers, and vinyl cutters I have a Bachelor's degree in Gender Studies I majored in Gender Studies with English Language as a minor I have a teaching certificate."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 33,447,403
US$ 28,752


(20/23)  ENGLISH TEACHER


 Posted: 06 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "I received my law degree last year. I have taught two law courses. I have a TEFL."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 26,400,000
US$ 22,694


(19/23)  ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE TEACHER


 Posted: 14 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "I teach English as a second language to children and teenagers in Chungdahm Institute in Suwon, South Korea. Each day, I teach two lessons, which are three hours long each. I am adept to using technology such as tablets and smart-boards to increase student involvement in class. For example, I incorporate photos and videos into the lesson, administer online quizzes, and have students justify their answers in class to ensure comprehension. Furthermore, I oversee in class student projects. In addition using technology in the classroom, I write daily reports on student preformance, meet with their counselors to address issues, and write progress reports every three weeks."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 27,600,000
US$ 26,023


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(18/23)  ENGLISH TEACHER


 Posted: 19 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Part time hagwon English teacher, elementary and middle school students. Bachelors degree and TEFOL certificate."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 24,000,000
US$ 22,629


(17/23)  ENGLISH TEACHER


 Posted: 21 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "English tutor, school principal."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 50,000,000
US$ 47,144


(16/23)  RESEARCH ASSISTANT


 Posted: 10 May 2019

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Experimental research related to material science and engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 14,976,000
US$ 14,120


(15/23)  ASSISTANT RESEARCH PROFESSOR


 Posted: 10 May 2019

Doctorate Degree, 1-2 years: "Principal Investigator of a 3 year project."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 30,000,000
US$ 28,286


(14/23)  POST DOCTORAL RESEARCHER


 Posted: 10 Jan 2019

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Scientific research in the university."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 30,000,000
US$ 28,286


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(13/23)  POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW


 Posted: 03 Dec 2018

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "To write research manuscripts along with conducting experiments, supervising graduate student and reviewing manuscripts."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 2,400,000
US$ 2,263


(12/23)  TEACHING ASSISTANT


 Posted: 13 Nov 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "PhD student that also works as a teaching assistant."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 25,000,000
US$ 23,572


(11/23)  ASSISTANT PROFESSOR


 Posted: 13 Jun 2018

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Operations management."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 75,739,300
US$ 71,412


(10/23)  ESL TEACHER


 Posted: 08 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Teaching English as a foreign language."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 24,024,000
US$ 22,652


(9/23)  SCIENTIST


 Posted: 24 Apr 2018

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "Research and teaching."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 48,000,000
US$ 45,258


(8/23)  ASSISTANT PROFESSOR


 Posted: 27 Mar 2018

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "Teaching and doing research."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 37,000,000
US$ 34,886


(7/23)  HS MATH


 Posted: 01 Jan 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Teach HS Algebra and Statistics."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 48,000,000
US$ 45,258


(6/23)  HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER


 Posted: 01 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Planning and executing math lessons for high school students; assessing learning, managing student records, and creating reports of student learning."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 45,000,000
US$ 39,742


(5/23)  NATIVE ENGLISH TEACHER


 Posted: 11 Sep 2017

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Teach English curriculum to elementary school students."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 28,200,000
US$ 24,905


(4/23)  NATIVE ENGLISH TEACHER


 Posted: 28 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Teaching ESL to students of all ages in a foreign language centre."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 27,000,000
US$ 23,845


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(3/23)  LANGUAGE INSTRUCTOR


 Posted: 20 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Teach English to leaners of a Second language."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 31,200,000
US$ 27,554


(2/23)  POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER


 Posted: 09 Aug 2017

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Research in Biological science!."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 63,000,000
US$ 55,638


(1/23)  VICE DEAN


 Posted: 02 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Responsible for running the day to day academic operations. 109 faculty, 2500 students."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 172,000,000
US$ 151,902


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