How can you save $22,000 teaching in Korea too? Okay, here we go...How much will you earn teaching English in Korea? Salary: 2,400,000 won per month ($2,143 USD*)Your English teacher salary, as with many things in Korea, depends on many things. Further breakdown:Previous Teaching Experience: If you have 2 or more years teaching experience, your starting salary will be 2,500,000 won per month. Multiple Schools: Most of the EPIK English teachers we know taught at more than one school.