Postsecondary Education Teacher Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary education teachers in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary education teachers among Georgia areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Education Teachers in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,650
25th Percentile Wage
$43,180
50th Percentile Wage
$61,040
75th Percentile Wage
$81,190
90th Percentile Wage
$105,710

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education teachers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $105,710. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $61,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,650.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$61,040
6.96% 10.63%
2016
$56,790
7.25% -
2015
$52,670
-10.08% -
2014
$57,980
0.66% -
2013
$57,600
5.30% -
2012
$54,550
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Education Teachers in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary education teachers in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary education teachers in state of Georgia ranges from $28,950 to $74,770. The highest paying area for postsecondary education teachers in Georgia is East Georgia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $74,770. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Macon (mean annual salary $67,140). The lowest paying area is North Georgia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $28,950.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$74,770
Macon
$67,140
Savannah
$65,270
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$62,510
Albany
$51,090
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$48,670
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$28,950




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