TESOL Jobs in Mexico

    Job Market

    Mexico offers TESOL jobs at every level. It is common for new teachers to be placed at public schools and universities. Demand for teachers is high at these institutions because most can take English courses there for free.

    Language schools exist in large cities and tourist centres, where the standard of living is higher. Many of these language schools focus on adult lessons, Business English in particular. Some of them offer a variety of language courses (More than just English lessons) in a country that is open to businesses and tourists from all over the world.


    Teachers in Mexico earn US$800 to $1,500 per month, depending on the region and level of experience. Some universities partially subsidize accommodation. The best jobs are found in Mexico City, Guadalajara, Monterrey, and along the Mayan Riviera.

    Minimum requirements

    Must be a native speaker or a Mexican national with a high level of proficiency
    University degree
    100-hour TESOL certification