Driving Instructor Salary in the United States

How much does a Driving Instructor make in the United States? The average Driving Instructor salary in the United States is $49,090 as of May 31, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $47,574 and $57,481. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Driving Instructor?

A driving instructor is a person who is hired by a new driver who is learning how to improve their skills - often for an upcoming practical test. Different countries have different rules regarding permits and other regulations. Driving instructors have several tasks such as teaching new drivers the theory and techniques needed to carefully operate various types of vehicles such as cars, motorcycles, trucks and buses. A driving instructor has several names and can be recognized as: Auto Driving Instructor, Educator, Instructor, Teacher or Truck Driving Instructor....

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Driving Instructor in United States. The base salary for Driving Instructor ranges from $47,574 to $57,481 with the average base salary of $49,090. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $50,857 to $60,925 with the average total cash compensation of $52,972.

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Job Openings for Driving Instructor
JZI Corp - Menlo Park , CA
We are looking for a motivated individual who can join our driving instructor team to service the San Mateo County and Palo Alto area. Teach in one of our new dual-controlled vehicles. Looking to ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
KLLM Transport Services, LLC. - Burns Harbor , IN
Prospective instructors will be trained to teach Driving Academy students for Over the Road (OTR) driving. Job Responsibilities: Provide semi-truck and trailer instruction/training in the Driving ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
Loudoun County Public Schools - Leesburg , Virginia
The bus driver instructor is responsible for classroom instruction, behind-the-wheel instruction ... High school graduate or GED equivalent, minimum of four years of driving experience, minimum age of ...
The Washington Post - 5 days ago
Dudley's Driving Center Inc. - Newport News , VA
DUDLEY'S DRIVING CENTER INC. PROVIDES A PROFESSIONAL BUSINESS SITE FOR INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS TO ... Must pass Drug screen. Driver Training Instructor License High School Diploma or GED Job Type ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Premier Staffing - Stockton , CA
An Instructor I may be assigned as a job coach, team assignment, or patch funding. The position of ... driving record that meets the standards outlined in the Company's hiring policies. 2. Must be ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
Unlike our other dedicated accounts our dedicated flex position offers a good balance of driving for a variety of dedicated customers all while enjoying the benefits of a flexible work schedule.CDL-A ...
Averitt - 5 days ago