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

Find Chinese tutors in Illinois

Pay-as-you-go private Chinese 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 Chinese Tutors in Illinois

21 IL private Chinese tutors / Find the best local Chinese tutor in IL

See more experts ›
Gloria S.
60/hour

Arlington Heights, IL

CFP ®, Mandarin / GMAT / TOEFL Tutor with IU MBA

I'm sure you and your parents will like how I help and see satisfactory results. P.S. I'm a very good cook for Chinese food. If you study hard, I can teach you some authentic Chinese cooking out of our class! read more

60/hour
5.0 (11)
15 hours tutoring Chinese out of 24 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I'm sure you and your parents will like how I help and see satisfactory results. P.S. I'm a very good cook for Chinese food. If you study hard, I can teach you some authentic Chinese cooking out of our class! read more

Karina F.
20/hour

Naperville, IL

International Education in Chinese

Teaching can give me a sense of achievement, which is meaningful to me. In China, some major courses I learned like Modern Chinese, Ancient Chinese, Ancient Chinese Literature, Writing, etc. In 2018, my classmates and I... read more

20/hour
5.0 (25)
36 hours tutoring Chinese out of 37 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Teaching can give me a sense of achievement, which is meaningful to me. In China, some major courses I learned like Modern Chinese, Ancient Chinese, Ancient Chinese Literature, Writing, etc. In 2018, my classmates and I... read more

Belle L.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

5 years of language teaching experience

As an instructional designer and Chinese language teacher. I'm passionate about how people today are learning, about advanced digital technology and authoring tools, as well as various cultures. My view of teaching Chinese aims... read more

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

As an instructional designer and Chinese language teacher. I'm passionate about how people today are learning, about advanced digital technology and authoring tools, as well as various cultures. My view of teaching Chinese aims... read more

Sally Y.
40/hour

Deerfield, IL

Multi-language-speaking Violin and Music Theory Tutor

6 years of teaching experience in Chinese and English read more

40/hour
5.0 (7)
3 hours tutoring Chinese out of 10 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

6 years of teaching experience in Chinese and English read more

Shifang Y.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Adjunct Professor and tutor in CCC

In my tutoring session, I will focus on helping students to understand rather than simply memorize. I believe they can do it! Master of Science in Chemistry. I am native Chinese and Mandarin is my mother language. I also have one year... read more

60/hour
5.0 (6)
2 hours tutoring Chinese out of 15 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

In my tutoring session, I will focus on helping students to understand rather than simply memorize. I believe they can do it! Master of Science in Chemistry. I am native Chinese and Mandarin is my mother language. I also have one year... read more

Ashley W.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Music, Piano, Composition, Theory, Ear Training, Chinese

I have been teaching piano and music composition, theory, ear training, and Chinese for over 10 years. I have a Ph.D. in music, and have been involved in performances at venues including Carnegie Hall. I strive to create fun learning... read more

70/hour
5.0 (6)
11 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been teaching piano and music composition, theory, ear training, and Chinese for over 10 years. I have a Ph.D. in music, and have been involved in performances at venues including Carnegie Hall. I strive to create fun learning... read more

Jennifer G.
50/hour

Springfield, IL

BA in Chinese Language & Culture, lived & worked in China for 12 years

I have a B.A. in Chinese language and culture from the U of I, and I've lived in China for 11 years. Areas of expertise include: Mandarin Chinese speaking, Putonghua, Beijing dialect, Kunming/Yunnan dialect; reading,... read more

50/hour
5.0 (59)
73 hours tutoring Chinese out of 155 hours
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have a B.A. in Chinese language and culture from the U of I, and I've lived in China for 11 years. Areas of expertise include: Mandarin Chinese speaking, Putonghua, Beijing dialect, Kunming/Yunnan dialect; reading,... read more

Christina S.
60/hour

Wilmette, IL

Fun learning; productive and result guaranteed

I obtained my college degree in Accounting in 1992 and my MBA in Finance in 1994. I have been teaching Chinese at my church for 3 years and I have been very active in the American and Chinese Business Association by doing... read more

60/hour
4.4 (60)
345 hours tutoring Chinese out of 433 hours
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I obtained my college degree in Accounting in 1992 and my MBA in Finance in 1994. I have been teaching Chinese at my church for 3 years and I have been very active in the American and Chinese Business Association by doing... read more

Shirley C.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Master of Political Science at the University of Chicago

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, with a concentration on Plato, Aristotle and contemporary critical theory Chinese native speaker. Having 4+ years experience in teaching Chinese TOEFL test scores 113. Have 2+ years experience in... read more

40/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, with a concentration on Plato, Aristotle and contemporary critical theory Chinese native speaker. Having 4+ years experience in teaching Chinese TOEFL test scores 113. Have 2+ years experience in... read more

Yang Z.
39/hour

Chicago, IL

A Chinese teacher who travels around the world

I can tell you and bring you multicultural Chinese tutoring. I have experience in tutoring Chinese to native Americans. Starting from Chinese Pinyin, to simple dialogue and communication, if time is available, we can... read more

39/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I can tell you and bring you multicultural Chinese tutoring. I have experience in tutoring Chinese to native Americans. Starting from Chinese Pinyin, to simple dialogue and communication, if time is available, we can... 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 Chinese tutoring lessons

Illinois Chinese Tutors Cost $35 - 59 per hour on average

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

$25 $80
$35
$59

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