The utility model relates to an ear protecting pillow, which comprises a pillow out and a pillow inner. Structurally, upper surface and lower surface form the pillow out, a pillow profile is arranged between the upper surface and the lower surface. A penetrated ear protecting hole is arranged between the upper surface and the lower surface. Due to the ear protecting hole, ear can be kept in the hole when in sleeping so as to prevent oppression of the pillow for head during side lying, eliminate interference to sleep caused by oppression of the ear, improve quality of sleep, increase comfort and provide better rest. The utility model can conduct people sleeping with side lying so to favor physical health. For infant, the utility model can prevent the pillow stressing the ear, favor natural growth of auricle and provide healthy, comfortable sleeping. By adopting annular convex surface and sunk neck, the pillow is more comfortable and practical. In addition, the utility model is characterized in simple structure and low cost.