To dream about ears indicates that you should be more open to the help others offer you. You could be too dependent on your own ideas and instincts. You should accept the wisdom bestowed upon you. Also, this dream could indicate that you require more maturity and practice.
To dream that you are cleaning out your ears signifies that you are avoiding what those around you are telling you. You may not wish to hear what they are saying. This could be symbolic of 'turning a deaf ear.'
To dream that you are enduring pain in your ear represents that you may hear some unwanted announcement.