Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Teacher make in Atlanta, GA?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$48,128 / yrTotal Pay
$45,288 / yrBase Pay
$2,839 / yrAdditional Pay

$48,128

 / yr
$31K$74K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Teacher is $48,128 per year in the Atlanta, GA area, with an average salary of $45,288 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,839 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Teacher in Atlanta, GA

$48,128 /yr
Teacher
$58,293 /yr
Teacher III
$71,702 /yr
Adjunct Teacher
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Related Job Titles

For Teacher in Atlanta, GA

Some related job titles are Education Salaries with median pay of $73,412, English Teacher Salaries with median pay of $48,417, High School Teacher Salaries with median pay of $56,103, Instructor Salaries with median pay of $66,165.

Top Paying Companies

For a Teacher in Atlanta, GA

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Teacher in Atlanta, GA. Employers include KIPP Schools, Purpose Built Schools and Woodward Academy (GA).

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KIPP Schools
$76,150/yr
4
$66,468/yr

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$59,538

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$65,436

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$64,823

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$63,679

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$57,212

 / yr

$57,601

 / yr

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$62,492

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$76,150

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$61,648

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$60,850

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$58,319

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Top Paying Industries

For a Teacher in Atlanta, GA

The top 2 paying industries for a Teacher in Atlanta, GA are Education with a median total pay of $59,538 and Nonprofit & NGO with a median total pay of $50,558.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • EducationEducation$59,538

    2% Lower than other industries

  • Nonprofit & NGONonprofit & NGO$50,558

    19% Lower than other industries

Education

Top paying companies in Education for Teacher are KIPP Schools, Purpose Built Schools, and Woodward Academy (GA).

KIPP SchoolsKIPP Schools$76,150/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Education?

Job growth in education remains steady, with modest growth in salaries and greater opportunities for workers with STEM specialization or those with advanced degrees. Opportunities are likely to persist with the projected rise in student enrollment in the coming years. Jobs are often reliant upon state and local budgets with public sector benefits being an attractive feature for many job-seekers.

How does the Teacher salary in Atlanta, GA compare to the national average salary in US for the same job?

The average salary for a Teacher in US is $51,364 per year based on 58,560 salary contributions, which is 8.35% more than the salary for a Teacher in Atlanta, GA. The cost of living and the local demand for the work are among the factors affecting wages. The top 3 companies in US where a Teacher gets the highest compensation are The Stepping Stones Group LLC, Soliant Health, Inc. and Chess Wizards. Bigger companies typically pay 9.72% more than smaller companies for a Teacher.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Teacher

Atlanta, GA

 | 4-6 years

$69,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Teacher

Atlanta, GA

 | 1-3 years

$63,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Teacher

Atlanta, GA

 | 1-3 years

$53,895

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Teacher

Atlanta, GA

 | 1-3 years

$49,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Teacher

Atlanta, GA

 | 4-6 years

$54,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Teacher

Atlanta, GA

 | 10-14 years

$67,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Teacher

Atlanta, GA

 | 15+ years

$7,500

/mo

$4K | $4K

Submitted2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
Teacher

Atlanta, GA

 | 10-14 years

$65,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Teacher

Atlanta, GA

 | 4-6 years

$67,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago

Teacher pay FAQ in Atlanta, GA

The average salary for a Teacher is $45,288 per year in Atlanta, GA. Salaries estimates are based on 122485 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Teacher employees in Atlanta, GA.

The highest salary for a Teacher in Atlanta, GA is $69,063 per year.

The lowest salary for a Teacher in Atlanta, GA is $29,698 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Teacher or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Teacher.