The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary chemistry teachers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary chemistry teachers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$35,890|
|25th Percentile Wage||$44,950|
|50th Percentile Wage||$62,700|
|75th Percentile Wage||$85,850|
|90th Percentile Wage||$130,050|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary chemistry teachers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $130,050. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,890.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $62,700 in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary chemistry teachers in state of Georgia. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is 15.1 percent (15.1%) lower than that in the highest paying East Georgia nonmetropolitan area and .1 percent (.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|East Georgia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta|| |
|Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area|| |