General Information for Tutors

Tutor Pay Scale Information

The following Pay Scale applies to all tutors:  

Pay Scale for Tutors
1 Student 2-4 Students 5 or More Students
Orientation Training: $7.25/HR $7.50/HR $8.50/HR
Level 1 Tutor: $7.50/HR $7.75/HR $8.75/HR
Level 2 Tutor: $7.75/HR $8.00/HR $9.00/HR

Payroll Increase Criteria

To be appointed to the Level 1 Tutor Position, a student must have completed Level 1 of Tutor Training. To be appointed to a Level 2 Tutor Position, a student must have completed Level 2 of Tutor Training after becoming certified at Level 1. Please review the number of hours of tutoring required to attend each level on the International Tutor Training page. For specific details please contact the Graduate Assistant at 871-2420.

You will be paid for 15 minutes of prep time for every hour that you tutor (this time is automatically calculated by the graduate assistants, you do not need to add this time to your time sheet).

Tutors are no longer required to meet with the professor of the course prior to tutoring. However, if you do, you will be paid for 30 minutes for meeting with the tutees’ professor as long as you provide evidence and documentation of the meeting. The Tutoring Center will calculate this time for you. Do not automatically add the time when reporting your hours.

You will be paid 15 minutes if a tutee does not show up for an individual tutoring session (please do not wait longer than 15 minutes and write “no show” on your time sheet).

Group tutors will be paid for 30 minutes of prep time for a 3-hour group period. 15 minutes of prep time will be paid for 1 or 2 hour group sessions. The Tutoring Center will calculate this time for you. Do not automatically add the time when reporting your hours.