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Teaching / Education Average Salaries in Ireland 2019

How much money does a person working in Teaching / Education make in Ireland?

3,827 EUR per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Teaching / Education in Ireland typically earns around 3,827 EUR per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Teaching / Education jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Salaries for specific jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Academic Advisor4,083 EUR
Academic Coach4,146 EUR
Academic Manager4,410 EUR
Academic Specialist3,344 EUR
Academic Staff2,904 EUR
Accompanist3,468 EUR
Achievement Coach3,828 EUR
Admissions Specialist3,555 EUR
Agricultural Sciences Teacher2,950 EUR
Anthropology Teacher3,254 EUR
Arabic Language Teacher2,883 EUR
Archeology Teacher3,354 EUR
Architecture Teacher3,659 EUR
Archivist2,652 EUR
Art Teacher3,002 EUR
Assistant School Principal4,245 EUR
Assistant Teacher2,792 EUR
Biochemistry Professor 4,757 EUR
Biology Teacher3,331 EUR
Bursary Scheme Manager3,865 EUR
Business Teacher3,256 EUR
Chemistry Teacher3,196 EUR
Child Care Coordinator3,307 EUR
Child Care Worker2,676 EUR
Clinical School Psychologist4,652 EUR
College Aide4,067 EUR
College and Career Readiness Specialist4,326 EUR
College President6,301 EUR
Communications Teacher3,344 EUR
Community Education Officer2,792 EUR
Computer Science Teacher2,953 EUR
Computer Teacher2,892 EUR
Creative Writing Trainer3,735 EUR
Credit Counselor3,768 EUR
Cultural Studies Teacher3,049 EUR
Curriculum Developer4,031 EUR
Curriculum Specialist4,050 EUR
Demonstrator2,871 EUR
Deputy Controller of Examinations3,949 EUR
Director of Learning Technology4,340 EUR
Distance Learning Coordinator3,555 EUR
Economics Lecturer5,306 EUR
Education Administrator3,593 EUR
Education Assistant Director4,228 EUR
Education Assistant Principal3,472 EUR
Education Assistant Professor4,545 EUR
Education Consultant4,355 EUR
Education Coordinator3,316 EUR
Education Counselor3,658 EUR
Education Director5,556 EUR
Education Program Specialist3,857 EUR
Education Researcher4,375 EUR
Education Resource Specialist3,340 EUR
Education Services Facilitator3,538 EUR
Educational Psychologist4,799 EUR
EFL Teacher3,215 EUR
eLearning Trainer2,976 EUR
Elementary School Teacher2,600 EUR
Engineering Lecturer5,401 EUR
Engineering Teacher4,230 EUR
English Teacher2,835 EUR
ESL Teacher3,279 EUR
Faculty Assistant4,019 EUR
Foreign Language Teacher2,849 EUR
GED Teacher2,746 EUR
Geography Teacher2,904 EUR
Head of Mathematics Department4,408 EUR
Head of School5,013 EUR
High School Teacher3,548 EUR
History Teacher3,112 EUR
Infant Teacher2,340 EUR
Instructional Assistant3,442 EUR
Instructor3,460 EUR
Kindergarten Teacher2,430 EUR
Language Instructor For Expatriate2,527 EUR
Law Teacher4,437 EUR
Learning Designer3,828 EUR
Lecturer4,437 EUR
Librarian2,527 EUR
Library Assistant2,179 EUR
Library Director3,850 EUR
Library Specialist2,753 EUR
Life Sciences Teacher3,135 EUR
Math Lecturer5,832 EUR
Mathematics Teacher3,560 EUR
Mentor3,653 EUR
Middle School Teacher3,468 EUR
Music Teacher2,826 EUR
Nursery Manager4,887 EUR
Nursery Worker2,032 EUR
Paraprofessional4,170 EUR
Physical Education Specialist3,479 EUR
Physical Education Teacher2,757 EUR
Physics Teacher 3,367 EUR
Political Science Teacher3,389 EUR
Post Doctoral Researcher4,984 EUR
Preschool Education Administrator3,404 EUR
Preschool Teacher2,673 EUR
Primary School Teacher2,825 EUR
Principal4,443 EUR
Product Specialist3,375 EUR
Professor - Accounting5,537 EUR
Professor - Architecture5,652 EUR
Professor - Biology5,489 EUR
Professor - Business Administration5,371 EUR
Professor - Chemical Engineering5,909 EUR
Professor - Chemistry5,839 EUR
Professor - Civil Engineering5,437 EUR
Professor - Communication5,411 EUR
Professor - Computer Science5,719 EUR
Professor - Dentistry5,981 EUR
Professor - Drama5,524 EUR
Professor - Economics5,980 EUR
Professor - Education5,907 EUR
Professor - Electrical Engineering6,172 EUR
Professor - English5,611 EUR
Professor - Environmental Engineering6,025 EUR
Professor - Foreign Languages5,606 EUR
Professor - Geological Sciences5,824 EUR
Professor - History5,897 EUR
Professor - Industrial Engineering5,310 EUR
Professor - Law5,785 EUR
Professor - Legal Support5,174 EUR
Professor - Liberal Arts5,423 EUR
Professor - Marketing5,628 EUR
Professor - Mathematics5,949 EUR
Professor - Mechanical Engineering5,836 EUR
Professor - Medical Administration5,906 EUR
Professor - Medicine6,115 EUR
Professor - Music5,117 EUR
Professor - Nursing5,278 EUR
Professor - Pharmaceutical Sciences5,581 EUR
Professor - Philosophy5,650 EUR
Professor - Physical Therapy5,957 EUR
Professor - Physics6,170 EUR
Professor - Psychology5,623 EUR
Professor - Rehabilitation5,263 EUR
Professor - Social Work5,188 EUR
Professor - Sociology5,690 EUR
Professor - Special Education5,810 EUR
Psychology Teacher4,690 EUR
Public Management Assistant Professor4,652 EUR
School Counselor4,492 EUR
Science Educator3,150 EUR
Science Laboratory Assistant2,712 EUR
Science Teacher3,040 EUR
Secondary Mathematics Teacher3,171 EUR
Secondary School Teacher3,147 EUR
Special Education Teacher3,256 EUR
Special Needs Assistant2,662 EUR
Statistics Lecturer5,567 EUR
Student Accounts Coordinator2,977 EUR
Student Development Specialist3,688 EUR
Student Employment Specialist3,513 EUR
Student Services2,825 EUR
Student Support Manager3,752 EUR
Substitute Teacher2,610 EUR
Teacher2,962 EUR
Teacher Aide2,527 EUR
Teacher Trainer3,661 EUR
Training and Development Specialist4,147 EUR
Training Coordinator2,905 EUR
Tutor2,999 EUR
University Teacher5,284 EUR
Vocational Education Teacher3,172 EUR

Teaching / Education Jobs Salary Distribution in Ireland

Median and salary distribution monthly Ireland Teaching / Education

Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles

The Teaching / Education salaries in Ireland range between 1,853 EUR per month (minimum salary) to 6,327 EUR per month (maximum salary).

The median salary is 3,904 EUR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Teaching / Education are earning less than 3,904 EUR while the other half are earning more than 3,904 EUR. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.

Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Teaching / Education are earning less than 2,591 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 2,591 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Teaching / Education are earning less than 5,320 EUR while 25% are earning more than 5,320 EUR.

What is the difference between the median and the average salary? What should you be looking at?

Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary

Teaching / Education Salary Forecast and Trend in Ireland

How do Teaching / Education salaries change over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.

Salary trends and forecast monthly Ireland Teaching / Education
Average Salary 2016    =  
3,493 EUR
Average Salary 2017    +4%  
3,622 EUR
Average Salary 2018    +3%  
3,734 EUR
Average Salary 2019    +3%  
3,827 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Teaching / Education salaries in Ireland are rising in the year 2019 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2019 are 3% higher than those of 2018. The trend suggests a slow yet continous increase in pay in 2020 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.

Teaching / Education Hourly Average Wage in Ireland

22 EUR per hour
Average Hourly Wage

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Ireland for Teaching / Education is 22 EUR. This means that the average person in Ireland earns approximatly 22 EUR for every worked hour.


Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )

The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.

Teaching / Education VS Other Jobs

Salary Comparison Between Teaching / Education and Teaching / Education monthly IrelandWe compared Ireland salaries for Teaching / Education and All Jobs and we found that Teaching / Education salaries are 4% more than those of All Jobs.

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Cork4,293 EUR
Dublin4,493 EUR
Galway3,888 EUR
Limerick4,137 EUR
Waterford3,690 EUR
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