A newer entrant to the Asian TEFL scene, Vietnam is being hailed as the “next China”. The economy is experiencing rapid growth, the cost of living is still very low, infrastructure is being upgraded, and TEFL salaries are quite high in comparison to the cost of living. Tourism along with foreign investment is the main driver behind the English gold rush. Vietnam is a unique culture as well, having rebuilt the country after the war, and reintegrating with the international community. The food is delicious, the people are quite friendly and accommodating, and you will find the students are eager to learn. EFL teachers can expect to earn $1.400 – $2.200 USD per month in Vietnam.