Find Chess lessons in Hackensack, NJ

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 Hackensack, NJ

33 Hackensack private Chess lessons / Find the best local Chess lesson in Hackensack

See more experts ›
Richard S.
50/hour

Near Hackensack, NJ

Chess Lessons from a National Master

I have the National Master chess title (USCF rating 2200+). I also have several years experience teaching players of all ages and levels. I know how to teach chess and am experienced in teaching both in person and over the internet. read more

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

I have the National Master chess title (USCF rating 2200+). I also have several years experience teaching players of all ages and levels. I know how to teach chess and am experienced in teaching both in person and over the internet. read more

Sam B.
75/hour

Near Hackensack, NJ

Chess Expert rated 2150 USCF

I have been playing chess competitively for 4 years with a national rating of 2166 USCF which places me among the top 2000 players in the country. I have experience tutoring ages 5-50 and all different skill levels. read more

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

I have been playing chess competitively for 4 years with a national rating of 2166 USCF which places me among the top 2000 players in the country. I have experience tutoring ages 5-50 and all different skill levels. read more

Jake W.
80/hour

Near Hackensack, NJ

Yale University|Chess Master|US National Chess Team|Top 100 List

I am a student at Yale University, and I am a Certified Chess Coach and Tournament Director with 9 years of teaching and competitive tournament experience. I am a USCF chess expert and a FIDE Arena chess grandmaster (top 1% of competitive chess players). I teach students of all ages, but I... read more

80/hour
5.0 (9)
38 hours tutoring Chess out of 38 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am a student at Yale University, and I am a Certified Chess Coach and Tournament Director with 9 years of teaching and competitive tournament experience. I am a USCF chess expert and a FIDE Arena chess grandmaster (top 1% of competitive chess players). I teach students of all ages, but I... read more

Mina S.
50/hour

Near Hackensack, NJ

- Experienced Chess player and Coach for more than 13 years.

I taught chess for several years in different schools between New York and New Jersey, where some of my students played at the Nationals and they achieved great results! some of the programs that I coached for are Alphaminds Academy and Chess Wizards Chess programs. read more

50/hour
5.0 (9)
2 hours tutoring Chess out of 27 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I taught chess for several years in different schools between New York and New Jersey, where some of my students played at the Nationals and they achieved great results! some of the programs that I coached for are Alphaminds Academy and Chess Wizards Chess programs. read more

Natasha D.
50/hour

Near Hackensack, NJ

Chess Champion in high school and college

I have played chess for twenty years. In high school and college, I played in tournaments where I represented my state or school. I have experience in strategy in playing both white and black and understand how to use the chess pieces where I can produce a checkmate. read more

50/hour
5.0 (160)
362 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have played chess for twenty years. In high school and college, I played in tournaments where I represented my state or school. I have experience in strategy in playing both white and black and understand how to use the chess pieces where I can produce a checkmate. read more

Bryon M.
50/hour

Near Hackensack, NJ

Thoughtful, patient Math/Chess/Excel coach who also loves learning

800 SAT, Princeton Review tutor, past experience helping students one-on-one and in classrooms, Degrees in Engineering and Business Over 2000 rating in chess. Tournament play experience over the board and online. Frequently playing and studying the game. Chess enthusiast. Experience analyzing games with... read more

50/hour
5.0 (11)
3 hours tutoring Chess out of 23 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

800 SAT, Princeton Review tutor, past experience helping students one-on-one and in classrooms, Degrees in Engineering and Business Over 2000 rating in chess. Tournament play experience over the board and online. Frequently playing and studying the game. Chess enthusiast. Experience analyzing games with... read more

Alexandre K.
80/hour

Near Hackensack, NJ

Advanced chess player

I play mostly online, my Fide rating is 2298 but it's based only on 5 games I played in US. I play mostly in official FIDE Arena and my blitz rating around 2000. I'm very passionate about chess and would like an opportunity to share my passion with other chess players. read more

80/hour
4.9 (38)
84 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I play mostly online, my Fide rating is 2298 but it's based only on 5 games I played in US. I play mostly in official FIDE Arena and my blitz rating around 2000. I'm very passionate about chess and would like an opportunity to share my passion with other chess players. read more

Rene M.
45/hour

Near Hackensack, NJ

K-12 Chess

As a Chess coach, I am a member of the United States Chess Federation, and currently, tutor children and adults who have minimal or no experience. In 2013 my middle school chess team finished 1st place overall in the Non-Rated division (a group mostly encompassed by children with little or no... read more

45/hour
5.0 (225)
407 hours tutoring Chess out of 605 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

As a Chess coach, I am a member of the United States Chess Federation, and currently, tutor children and adults who have minimal or no experience. In 2013 my middle school chess team finished 1st place overall in the Non-Rated division (a group mostly encompassed by children with little or no... read more

Renny G.
100/hour

Near Hackensack, NJ

Middle-Level Chess Player

I play chess nearly everyday. I am very familiar with the basics and have an ELO of around 1400. I am able to teach a pure beginner at chess. read more

100/hour
5.0 (8)
19 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I play chess nearly everyday. I am very familiar with the basics and have an ELO of around 1400. I am able to teach a pure beginner at chess. read more

Steve A.
40/hour

Near Hackensack, NJ

English and math tutor

I am currently a Chess Specialist at two different programs for two different middle schools (Morningside Center for Teaching Social Responsibility, and Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation) and have seen my students advance in a month's time. I keep chess engaging and fun while I encourage... read more

40/hour
4.6 (99)
171 hours tutoring Chess out of 355 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am currently a Chess Specialist at two different programs for two different middle schools (Morningside Center for Teaching Social Responsibility, and Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation) and have seen my students advance in a month's time. I keep chess engaging and fun while I encourage... 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

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

What’s a fair price for a private Hackensack Chess tutor? Hackensack 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