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Teaching Schools
In Athens, Georgia

In Athens, there are 2 teaching schools where teaching faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of teaching and teaching education in Athens, which includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Georgia Teaching Employment

Athens 1,780
Georgia 134,210

Exactly 1,780 of the 123,340 teaching professionals employed in Georgia, work in Athens. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of teaching professionals in Athens has grown by 102%. As the employment for teaching professionals in Athens has increased, overall employment in Athens has also increased.

Athens Vs. Georgia Teaching employment growth

135,500 136,410 136,230 132,770 123,340
880 960 1,880 1,880 1,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$52,840 $54,370 $57,855 $59,447 $60,425
$34,260 $35,170 $37,200 $38,110 $39,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

As the number of teaching professionals in Athens has grown, salaries for teaching professionals have also increased. In 2010 Athens teaching professionals earned an average yearly salary of $60,425. The average salary for teaching professionals in Athens was $52,840 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of teaching professionals in Athens is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Athens

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Teaching professionals in Athens earn a median salary of $58,802 per year. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,005 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 97% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Athens

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

On average teaching professionals in Athens earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Athens.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Athens


Many of Athens' teaching professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited teaching schools in the city.

Teaching Programs Offered In Athens


Athens' teaching schools offer 49 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Athens


In 2010 approximately 774 students completed teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Athens, Georgia

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