How Much do Elementary School Teachers Make in Georgia?

Do elementary school teachers in Georgia make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Georgia elementary school teachers?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, elementary school teachers in Georgia earn an average of $58,190 a year.

This is 9% less than elementary school teachers nationwide, but it is 17% more than the typical Georgia worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Georgia Elementary School Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Annually
90th $79,340
75th $69,440
50th $57,760
25th $46,650
10th $38,610
Georgia Elementary School Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Annually
Albany $61,170
Athens $55,090
Atlanta $59,140
Augusta $62,330
Brunswick $73,040
Columbus $58,790
Dalton $59,140
Gainesville $55,690
Hinesville $56,020
Macon $49,120
Rome $64,020
Savannah $53,330
Valdosta $50,650
Warner Robins $66,200
Georgia Elementary School Teacher Wages by Year
Year Annually
2019 $58,190
2018 $56,360
2017 $54,870
2016 $54,890
2015 $53,610
2014 $54,030
2013 $53,750
2012 $53,320
2011 $53,530