How Much Salary Can A Singapore Private Piano Teacher Make?

If you are wondering how much salary you can make as a private piano teacher in Singapore, here it is.

Most part time piano teachers in Singapore make around $1500 to $3500 per month from their piano teaching gigs. Most full time piano teachers in Singapore make around $4500 to $6500 from their teaching gigs.

Here is a quick breakdown of those numbers:

Part time piano teachers in Singapore teach on average 1 to 2 students per weekday evening after their day office job. An average of 1.5 student for 5 working days is 7.5 students. Most part time piano teachers teach around 3 students per day on the weekends, and that is a total of 7.5 plus 6 students, making it 13.5 students. A grade 1 student is usually charged around $140 per month, while a grade 8 student is usually charged around $350 per month. With an average of $250 per month per student, that is a total of $3375 per month as a part time teacher. Of course, if you need more students, then sign up as a music teacher with a local agency. Local agencies in Singapore help you get students for free, and you only need to pay them half of the first month’s salary for that student.

A full time teacher in Singapore can teach around 3-4 students per day for 7 days a week. This means approximately 24.5 students. With an average of $250 per month per student, you can make up to around a whopping $6125 per month! This is way more money than most graduate jobs even after 5 to 10 years of working, and you get to make it on your terms. Additionally, you are making this money doing something you love Рteaching the piano.

As you can see from the above, becoming a piano teacher in Singapore is a very attractive career path, with many young adults choosing to become one and cashing in on this fundamental, economic shift from employees to self employment.