Educator salary in Tennessee

Average salary
Based on 783 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Educators make?
The average total salary for a Educator is $56,000 per year. This is based on data from 783 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Educator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Educator salary can vary between $22,500 to $112,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Educator salary by company

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Salary range**
The University Of Tennessee, Tennessee
20 income tax records
$42K – $131K
Shelby County Schools, Tennessee
63 income tax records
$29K – $110K
Clarksville-Montgomery County School System, Tennessee
25 income tax records
$35K – $84K
Hamilton County Dept Of Educatio, Tennessee
20 income tax records
$41K – $95K
Knox County Schools, Tennessee
21 income tax records
$38K – $103K
Bradley County Boe, Tennessee
12 income tax records
$50K – $66K
Metro Nashville Public Schools, Tennessee
46 income tax records
$27K – $114K
Rutherford Co Board Of Educ, Tennessee
21 income tax records
$47K – $91K
Sumner County Board Of Education, Tennessee
18 income tax records
$41K – $70K
Williamson County Schools, Tennessee
19 income tax records
$33K – $79K

Educator demographics in Tennessee

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45% are single
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55% are married
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51% have kids
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65% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Educators in Tennessee

783 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a educator in Tennessee is $56,000 per year. Educator salaries in Tennessee can vary between $22,500 to $112,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 783 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as educator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for educators in Tennessee: The University of Tennessee ($62,500 a year), Shelby County Schools ($62,000 a year), and Clarksville-Montgomery County School System ($61,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for educators in Tennessee: Arlington, TN ($76,500 a year), Memphis, TN ($62,000 a year), and Nashville, TN ($61,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.