You have to open a minimum of 7.5 hours a week during peak times. But you could work 13 hours a day if you want.

Likewise, people ask, how much can you really make with Vipkid?

You can make up to $22 per hour with VIPKID, but how much money you earn will depend on several factors. Let's start by breaking down the payment model: Your base rate will vary, depending on your experience and your first interview. It will be between $7- $9 USD per 25-minute class.

Also, can you take time off with Vipkid? Taking time off with VIPKID is an easy process. Just make sure to communicate clearly with your students and their parents that you will be gone and to then simply not open any hours during your break. Your students parents will understand so take a week off and enjoy yourself.

Also question is, how much can you make per month with Vipkid?

The minimum class pay for VIPKID is $7-9 per 25-minute class (so $14-18 per hour). But there are other cash incentives as well, such as $1 per class for showing up on time and then another extra $1 per class for finishing more than 45 classes in a month.

Is working for Vipkid worth it?

It's NOT a scam. I'll get into some of the challenges and growing pains they are going through, but VIPKid is a legit “side hustle” for teachers to leverage their skills and education to make money online. In fact, some have made it their full-time job and earn a decent income.

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Does Vipkid take taxes?

You have to pay taxes. Paying them quarterly is one option. You don't HAVE to pay them by each quarter, that's just one option. I have to pay quarterly taxes because I am single for tax purposes and receive 1099s, ie VIPKID does not take out payroll taxes or social security.

Can you make a living with Vipkid?

With VIPKid, you earn up to $22 an hour.

Your pay depends on a few things. The pay is superb for a work at home job. For example, let's say you teach an hour each morning before the kids get up for school. If you show up on time and complete each lesson, you can earn an extra $440 in one month.

How long are Vipkid contracts?

six months

Does Vipkid verify your degree?

Bachelor's Degree

They will ask for proof before they allow you to sign your contract! VIPKid accepts pictures of any of the following: Picture of physical certificate of bachelor's degree or higher. Degree Verification from National Students Clearing House.

Is Vipkid easy?

If you're considering teaching for VIPKID, keep these things in mind. It's not a quick and easy way to make money; it takes a lot of time to build up your certifications and your base of students. If you can make it through though, it might be right for you.

How do you get a raise with Vipkid?

In order to get a raise you must:
  1. Work for VIPKid for at least one year.
  2. You must teach 1200 classes and be listed as “number of finished classes.” It is about 100 classes per month.
  3. Have no more than 2 teachers ‘no shows'
  4. A cancellation rate of less than 0.6% or less than 6 for 1000 classes you teach.

How much does Vipkid cost?

The online one-on-one sessions target children aged between five and 12. Each session lasts 25 minutes and costs 130 yuan (US$18.90). More than half of the money goes to the pockets of overseas teachers, who can typically make US$3,000 to US$4,000 a month, equal to their monthly salary in North America.

Does Vipkid give raises?

If you meet all of these VIPKID raise requirements, you'll earn a raise. Each time you qualify for a raise, your base pay will increase by $0.50. Since classes are 25 minutes and you can fit two classes into one hour, this means you will earn a raise of $1.00 per hour.

How does priority booking work Vipkid?

Priority booking happens after you teach a class. If it's an MC class, the parents can book (if you have the time open), or request to book (you will see a request on your portal or app) the same time in two weeks. This gives them the opportunity to book in advance, ahead of the frenzy.

What are the peak times for Vipkid?

Most weeks most of my time slots are booked during “peak times”. Peak times are from 6:00pm – 9:00pm Beijing time Monday – Friday and 9:00am – 9:30pm Beijing time on the weekends! Those are the times when most Chinese students take their VIPKID lessons and demand for teachers is highest.

How much do Vipkid teachers get paid?

WHAT IS a VIPKID “BASE PAY RATE”? This is how much you will get paid per 25 minute class you teach. It can be anywhere from $7 – $9 ($14 – $18/hour). But the reason it is called the “base” pay is that VIPKID has so many awesome incentives to encourage their teachers to excel.

Can you teach Vipkid on iPhone?

We can only teach using one of the apps. Windows app, Mac OS app, or the iPad app. Note: The VIPKid classroom is not accessible on an iPhone, Android, or any other tablet.

How long are trial classes Vipkid?

The parents and VIPKID are expecting you to teach a full 25 – 28 minute class. Even if you finish all the slides, you still need to extend to at least 25 minutes.

Do you need props for Vipkid?

Although it's not mandatory it would help and preparing and teaching lessons. They are not required for the interview, but they sure don't hurt! You will need a white board, and it is a good idea to have props related to the sample lesson in order to make a good impression.

How much do Vipkid mentors make?

VIPKID, which pays mentors, tutors and teachers up to $22/hr. to teach English to Chinese children online, has become a popular work from home side gig.