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Teaching Schools
In Atlanta, Georgia

Teaching faculty can choose to work at one of 7 teaching schools in Atlanta. The trends in Atlanta's teaching academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes teaching training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Teaching Employment

Atlanta 67,330
Georgia 134,210

Exactly 67,330 of the 123,340 teaching professionals employed in Georgia, work in Atlanta. The number of teaching professionals in Atlanta has shrunk by 7% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of teaching professionals in Atlanta has decreased, overall employment in Atlanta has increased.

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Teaching employment growth

135,500 136,410 136,230 132,770 123,340
72,400 72,470 44,030 70,840 67,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Atlanta

Teaching VS. All professions salaries in Atlanta

$56,532 $57,653 $59,518 $62,244 $63,894
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Teaching in Atlanta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Atlanta

In Atlanta, salaries for teaching professionals have increased. In 2010 teaching professionals in Atlanta reportedly earned an average salary of $63,894 per year. Teaching professionals in Atlanta made a yearly average salary of $56,532, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Atlanta.

Salary percentiles for Teaching professionals in Atlanta

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Teaching professionals make a median salary of $57,700 per year in Atlanta. The 10% of teaching professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,725 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 143% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Teaching professionals and related professions in Atlanta

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Educational Leadership

Teaching professional salaries in Atlanta are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Teaching schools in Atlanta


There are 7 accredited teaching schools in the city. Many of Atlanta's teaching professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Teaching Programs Offered In Atlanta


Atlanta's teaching schools offer 25 teaching degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Teaching Degrees In Atlanta


In 2010 approximately 728 students graduated from teaching courses.

Teaching Faculty Salaries in Atlanta, Georgia

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