Spanish Teacher

The life of a middle school spanish teacher


The job of a Spanish Teacher involves helping students communicate and understand the Spanish language. They encourage students to practice vocabularies they’ve learned and assist them in accurately listening, speaking, writing and reading Spanish.

Average Salary

The average salary for a Spanish teacher annually is about $47,100 to $51,180. While 1/10 of the teachers who got the highest salary got about $75,190 to $80,970.

Pros / Cons

Pros :

1. Teachers usually have summers off

2. Can teach various grade levels

3. Can be very rewarding teaching students a different and new language ( Ex. Marcos )

Cons :

1. Can be stressful

2. Very competitive

3. Have to meet state regulation laws

Spanish/Teaching Certification

Bachelor's degree required; some states require a master's degree teacher certification required, also known as licensure. Student teaching internship required. Patience, instructional skills, and communication skills.

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