Salem has a general population of 40,407 and an overall student population of 10,125. Approximately 10,125 of Salem's students are enrolled in schools that offer ESL programs.
Salem's largest ESL school is Salem State University. In 2010, approximately 26 students graduated from the ESL program at Salem State University.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with an ESL degree in Salem. If you decide to attend one of Salem's ESL schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,443 per year in instate tuition and $25,583 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for ESL related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,439 per year, on average, for room and board at Salem-based ESL schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,148.
If you decide to work as an english language teacher in Salem, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 3,900 english language teachers in Massachusetts. Of these english language teachers, 170 were working in the greater Salem area. Salem's english language teacher workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for english language teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an english language teacher in Salem is $63,670 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for english language teachers.