Find English tutors in Detroit, MI

Pay-as-you-go private English 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 English Tutors in Detroit, MI

107 Detroit private English tutors / Find the best local English tutor in Detroit

See more experts ›
Brian S.
68/hour

Rochester, MI

Certified, Full-Time Tutor & Author

As a full-time tutor, I have helped a lot of English students over the years, with both writing and reading. As an author myself, I know the struggles of writing a full-length novel, and I have a grasp on how to keep writing even when one... read more

68/hour
5.0 (928)
5,102 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

As a full-time tutor, I have helped a lot of English students over the years, with both writing and reading. As an author myself, I know the struggles of writing a full-length novel, and I have a grasp on how to keep writing even when one... read more

Joseph D.
40/hour

Rochester, MI

Masters in Communications, Bachelors in English 10+Years Teaching

I have a Masters in Communications and a Bachelors in English. I also have over 4 years teaching experience in writing. read more

40/hour
5.0 (5)
25 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have a Masters in Communications and a Bachelors in English. I also have over 4 years teaching experience in writing. read more

Janet P.
42/hour

Clinton Township, MI

Reading and math tutor

I show them how to use spelling patterns and word chunks to determine the correct pronunciation of a word. Because English is my native language, my students are able to hear English spoken without the accent of another tongue, and... read more

42/hour
5.0 (700)
1,324 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I show them how to use spelling patterns and word chunks to determine the correct pronunciation of a word. Because English is my native language, my students are able to hear English spoken without the accent of another tongue, and... read more

Aaron C.
30/hour

Macomb, MI

Professionally Trained Standardized Test Tutor

I have received full training on techniques that help people succeed on the ACT in all aspects of the test. The English section is one that I have a very strong track record with. I myself scored a 35 on the last training exam I took for... read more

30/hour
5.0 (15)
119 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have received full training on techniques that help people succeed on the ACT in all aspects of the test. The English section is one that I have a very strong track record with. I myself scored a 35 on the last training exam I took for... read more

Alexandria R.
30/hour

Dearborn, MI

Former Expat and Polyglot Eager to Help Others

I lived abroad for many years (in France, Russia, and Czech Republic) where I learned many foreign languages and also helped many students with their English. Learning new languages is my passion and I would love to help others with French... read more

30/hour
4.2 (5)
6 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I lived abroad for many years (in France, Russia, and Czech Republic) where I learned many foreign languages and also helped many students with their English. Learning new languages is my passion and I would love to help others with French... read more

Maria S.
34/hour

Macomb, MI

Patient and Encouraging Math, English, and Latin Tutor

I taught elementary, middle school, & high school Latin and elementary & middle school English. I have also tutored individual students in math at the elementary, middle school and high school (Algebra 1 and Geometry) levels and in... read more

34/hour
5.0 (14)
21 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I taught elementary, middle school, & high school Latin and elementary & middle school English. I have also tutored individual students in math at the elementary, middle school and high school (Algebra 1 and Geometry) levels and in... read more

Tanya C.
35/hour

Saint Clair Shores, MI

Tutoring with T*L*C*

Hello friends! I have been in the field of education for more than 24 years and am currently an Intervention Specialist for Fraser Public Schools...and I just love it! I believe children learn best when they relate what they are learning to... read more

35/hour
4.9 (11)
45 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Hello friends! I have been in the field of education for more than 24 years and am currently an Intervention Specialist for Fraser Public Schools...and I just love it! I believe children learn best when they relate what they are learning to... read more

Kendra R.
50/hour

Waterford, MI

My goal is to help all students reach their potential via strength

English tutor for more than 15 years. Bachelor's degree in Education and Language Arts. read more

50/hour
4.8 (20)
21 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

English tutor for more than 15 years. Bachelor's degree in Education and Language Arts. read more

Rishi N.
25/hour

Troy, MI

Effective and Qualified University Level Tutor + Experience 4+ years

4+ years experience and 99th percentile score in SAT and ACT reading. I also have a perfect score in both AP ENGLISH exams. read more

25/hour
3 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

4+ years experience and 99th percentile score in SAT and ACT reading. I also have a perfect score in both AP ENGLISH exams. read more

Sean B.
60/hour

Redford, MI

College Humanities Professor Specializing in Adult Education

I am a published writer. I am a humanities professor. I have also taught English to non-native speakers. Most recently I’ve tutored a non-native speaker 1-2 times a week through Sylvan Learning. read more

60/hour
4.8 (10)
37 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am a published writer. I am a humanities professor. I have also taught English to non-native speakers. Most recently I’ve tutored a non-native speaker 1-2 times a week through Sylvan Learning. 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 English tutoring lessons

Detroit English Tutors Cost $30 - 45 per hour on average

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

$21 $53
$30
$45

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