In light of the COVID-19 crisis, we highly encourage meeting with your tutor online. Read more about

Find Chess lessons in Arizona

Pay-as-you-go private Chess tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best Chess Tutors in Arizona

11 AZ private Chess lessons / Find the best local Chess lesson in AZ

See more experts ›
Owen P.
50/hour

Scottsdale, AZ

Personal instruction to improve your chess

I want to share what I've learned with players who want to raise their level of play, whether online, with friends, or in clubs, leagues, or serious tournaments. But I've never forgotten that chess is fun. I'm here not to... read more

50/hour
5.0 (1)
5 hours tutoring Chess out of 5 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I want to share what I've learned with players who want to raise their level of play, whether online, with friends, or in clubs, leagues, or serious tournaments. But I've never forgotten that chess is fun. I'm here not to... read more

Atish S.
40/hour

Tempe, AZ

DMD, MS, MPH with extensive background tutoring

I have been a part of a chess team from the ages of 5-18. It is an activity I take very seriously. I have participated in numerous competitive matches in Illinois. read more

40/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been a part of a chess team from the ages of 5-18. It is an activity I take very seriously. I have participated in numerous competitive matches in Illinois. read more

Rama G.
27/hour

Phoenix, AZ

Experienced and Effective Chess Tutor

* Hello friend, I have recently found Wyzant but I have been tutoring since 2016. I am an experienced and effective chess tutor/chess coach for anyone from an absolute beginner to an intermediate tournament player. I have... read more

27/hour
5.0 (1)
4 hours tutoring Chess out of 4 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

* Hello friend, I have recently found Wyzant but I have been tutoring since 2016. I am an experienced and effective chess tutor/chess coach for anyone from an absolute beginner to an intermediate tournament player. I have... read more

Michael H.
40/hour

Scottsdale, AZ

English, grammar, literature, writing, reading, SAT, ACT, GED, ASVAB

I have played chess all my life and have been on several chess teams during the years and have played in tournaments. I continue to play regularly and have acquired a great deal of experience playing chess. I have taught... read more

40/hour
4.8 (349)
1 hours tutoring Chess out of 2,470 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have played chess all my life and have been on several chess teams during the years and have played in tournaments. I continue to play regularly and have acquired a great deal of experience playing chess. I have taught... read more

Joseph S.
50/hour

Phoenix, AZ

K-8 Chess Coach with Teaching Experience

I am the chess coach at the Academy of Math and Science — Desert Sky in Phoenix, AZ. I train 30+ students each year to compete in chess tournaments throughout the valley. I play regularly in online tournaments and have my own... read more

50/hour
5.0 (115)
8 hours tutoring Chess out of 566 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am the chess coach at the Academy of Math and Science — Desert Sky in Phoenix, AZ. I train 30+ students each year to compete in chess tournaments throughout the valley. I play regularly in online tournaments and have my own... read more

Christopher B.
40/hour

Chino Valley, AZ

English, Psychology, Sports, Anatomy, Physiology

Students, Chess is not only a fascinating and fun game, but learning to be a good chess player improves some thinking and planning skills for your life in general. A skilled chess player knows how to plan many moves ahead,... read more

40/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

Students, Chess is not only a fascinating and fun game, but learning to be a good chess player improves some thinking and planning skills for your life in general. A skilled chess player knows how to plan many moves ahead,... read more

Jared W.
40/hour

Phoenix, AZ

Licensed teacher with experience at all education levels

I was a member of my middle school chess team. I am familiar with rules and various modes of play. I'm no professional, but for someone learning or wanting a live opponent with a strong background, I'm sufficient. read more

40/hour
1 hours tutoring
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I was a member of my middle school chess team. I am familiar with rules and various modes of play. I'm no professional, but for someone learning or wanting a live opponent with a strong background, I'm sufficient. read more

Dave H.
50/hour

Tucson, AZ

"Patient and knowledgeable with 3 masters degrees."

I have played chess for over 45 years. I know the names of the pieces and how they move. I know basic strategy and I have played many levels of competition through the years. read more

50/hour
4.8 (65)
425 hours tutoring
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have played chess for over 45 years. I know the names of the pieces and how they move. I know basic strategy and I have played many levels of competition through the years. read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private Chess tutoring lessons

Arizona Chess Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private Arizona Chess tutor? Arizona Chess tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$20 $85
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets