Teacher salary in Atlanta, GA

Average salary
$51,000/yr
Based on 2,196 income tax records
$21,000
$79,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$45K
 
$49K
 
$56K
 
$59K
 
$55K
$21,000
$79,000
How much do Teachers make?
The average total salary for a Teacher is $51,000 per year. This is based on data from 2,196 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Teacher and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Teacher salary can vary between $21,000 to $79,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
Learn more about Mint Salary
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

Teacher salary by location

Teacher salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
icon
Atlanta International School, Fulton County, GA
18 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$39K – $103K
icon
The Westminster Schools, Fulton County, GA
44 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$44K – $73K
icon
Paideia School, DeKalb County, GA
12 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$52K – $73K
icon
Woodward Academy, Fulton County, GA
24 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$37K – $88K
icon
Holy Innocents Episcopal School, Fulton County, GA
28 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$30K – $75K
icon
Cobb County School District, DeKalb County, GA
1,193 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$46K – $84K
icon
Marist School, DeKalb County, GA
13 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$45K – $84K
icon
The Walker School, Cobb County, GA
13 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$24K – $88K
icon
Pace Academy, Fulton County, GA
13 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$40K – $77K
icon
DeKalb County School District, DeKalb County, GA
695 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$26K – $79K
icon
Paulding County School District, Cobb County, GA
87 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$31K – $80K
icon
Atlanta Public Schools, Cobb County, GA
366 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$31K – $75K
icon
Avondale Education Associaton, DeKalb County, GA
12 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$41K – $69K
icon
Mt Paran Christian School, Cobb County, GA
16 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$22K – $64K
icon
Forsyth County Schools, Fulton County, GA
77 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$24K – $69K
icon
City Schools Of Decatur, DeKalb County, GA
98 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$34K – $79K
icon
Marietta City Schools, Cobb County, GA
102 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$21K – $80K
icon
Fulton County Schools, DeKalb County, GA
791 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$19K – $80K
icon
Whitefield Academy, Cobb County, GA
12 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$27K – $64K
icon
Gwinnett County Public Schools, DeKalb County, GA
337 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$24K – $73K
icon
Douglas County Schools, Cobb County, GA
53 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$24K – $70K
icon
Cherokee County Board Of Educati, Cobb County, GA
65 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$18K – $80K
icon
Bartow County Schools, Cobb County, GA
12 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$18K – $68K
icon
Atlanta Jewish Academy, DeKalb County, GA
10 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$19K – $65K
icon
Clayton County Public Schools, Fulton County, GA
117 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$22K – $73K
icon
Henry County Board Of Education, DeKalb County, GA
19 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$24K – $67K
icon
Mt Bethel Christian Acad, Cobb County, GA
10 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$38K – $56K
icon
Rockdale Co Board Of Education, DeKalb County, GA
28 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$25K – $69K
icon
North Cobb Christian School, Cobb County, GA
11 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$31K – $55K
icon
Cliff Valley School, DeKalb County, GA
10 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$36K – $55K
icon
The Sheltering Arms, Fulton County, GA
15 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$23K – $39K

Teacher demographics in Atlanta, GA

single icon
67% are single
married icon
33% are married
have kids icon
29% have kids
own a home icon
46% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Teachers in Atlanta, GA

2,196 full-time salaries from 2019
mint phone
Earn what you deserve.
Other teachers track salary trends in Mint, you should too.
FAQS
The average salary for a teacher in Atlanta, GA is $51,000 per year. Teacher salaries in Atlanta, GA can vary between $21,000 to $79,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,196 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as teacher.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for teachers near Atlanta, GA: Atlanta International School ($70,000 a year), The Westminster Schools ($64,000 a year), and Paideia School ($63,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for teachers near Atlanta, GA: Powder Springs, GA ($59,500 a year), Peachtree City, GA ($58,500 a year), and Braselton, GA ($56,500 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.