Elementary School Teacher, Except Special Education Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for elementary school teachers, except special education in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of elementary school teachers, except special education amongst 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,670
25th Percentile Wage
$44,680
50th Percentile Wage
$55,110
75th Percentile Wage
$64,170
90th Percentile Wage
$76,320

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary school teachers, except special education in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $76,320. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,110. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,670.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for elementary school teachers, except special education in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of elementary school teachers, except special education from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201655,1102.40%3.39%
201553,790-0.20%-
201453,9000.54%-
201353,6100.69%-
201253,240--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of elementary school teachers, except special education in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of elementary school teachers, except special education in state of Georgia ranges from $49,360 to $69,270. The highest paying area for elementary school teachers, except special education in Georgia is Hinesville-Fort Stewart with a median annual salary of $69,270. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Brunswick (mean annual salary $65,270). The lowest paying area is Valdosta with a median annual salary of $49,360.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Hinesville-Fort Stewart
$69,270
Brunswick
$65,270
Athens-Clarke County
$58,360
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$55,800
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$55,480
Dalton
$54,970
Albany
$54,950
Gainesville
$54,790
Warner Robins
$54,660
Rome
$53,250
Savannah
$52,570
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$52,540
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$52,160
Columbus
$51,960
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$51,610
Macon
$49,700
Valdosta
$49,360


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