Average Teacher Salary in Georgia

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Financial Data for Georgia

State Spending on Teachers

  • Salary expenditure on all teachers (including home schoolers, special education, non-certified teachers): $6,890,147,212
  • Benefits expenditures for teachers: $2,421,620,241
  • Instructional expenditures for teaching supplies: $574,439,030
  • Total current instructional expenditures per student (teacher salary and curriculum): $6,585
  • Total current expenditures per student: $11,089

Revenue Per Student From Various Sources

  • State revenue per student: $5,139
  • Federal revenue per student: $907

State Sources of Revenue for Schools

  • Revenue by state property tax: $5,704,872,829
  • Revenue by local government property tax: $150,195,991
  • Federal grants direct to local districts: $28,151,764
  • Federal grants through state: $1,390,187,975

Georgia School Districts

School District Full Time Teachers Student to Teacher Ratio Contact Information
Appling County School District 260 14 to 1
249 Blackshear Hwy
Baxley, GA 31513
912-367-8600
Atkinson County School District 117 15 to 1
98 East Roberts Ave
Pearson, GA 31642
912-422-7373
Atlanta Public Schools 3,764 13 to 1
130 Trinity Ave S.w.
Atlanta, GA 30303
404-802-3500
Bacon County School District 131 14 to 1
102 West 4th St
Alma, GA 31510
912-632-7363
Baker County School District 39 11 to 1
400 Hillcrest Dr
Newton, GA 31770
229-734-5346
Baldwin County 458 13 to 1
110 North Abc St
Milledgeville, GA 31061
478-453-4176
Banks County School District 210 14 to 1
102 Hwy 51 South
Homer, GA 30547
706-677-2224
Barrow County School District 880 14 to 1
179 West Athens St
Winder, GA 30680
770-867-4527
Bartow County School District 1,045 14 to 1
65 Gilreath Rd NW
Cartersville, GA 30120
770-606-5800
Ben Hill County School District 232 15 to 1
509 West Palm St
Fitzgerald, GA 31750
229-409-5500
Berrien County School District 212 15 to 1
100 East Smith Ave
Nashville, GA 31639
229-686-2081
Bibb County 1,645 15 to 1
484 Mulberry St
Macon, GA 31201
478-765-8711
Bleckley County School District 180 14 to 1
909 N.e Dykes St
Cochran, GA 31014
478-934-2821
Brantley County School District 242 15 to 1
Rt. 2 Box 22-t
Nahunta, GA 31553
912-462-6176
Bremen City School District 122 16 to 1
504 Laurel St
Bremen, GA 30110
770-537-5508
Brooks County School District 177 13 to 1
704 North Tallokas Rd
Quitman, GA 31643
229-263-7531
Bryan County School District 470 15 to 1
66 Industrial Blvd
Pembroke, GA 31321
912-626-5000
Buford City School District 226 13 to 1
70 Wiley Dr
Buford, GA 30518
770-945-5035
Bulloch County School District 663 14 to 1
150 Williams Rd
Statesboro, GA 30458
912-764-1611
Burke County School District 343 14 to 1
789 Perimeter Rd
Waynesboro, GA 30830
706-554-5101
Butts County School District 243 15 to 1
181 North Mulberry St
Jackson, GA 30233
770-504-2300
Calhoun City School District 221 15 to 1
380 Barrett Rd
Calhoun, GA 30701
706-629-2900
Calhoun County 46 14 to 1
10877 Dickey St
Morgan, GA 39866
229-849-2765
Camden County School District 683 14 to 1
311 South East St
Kingsland, GA 31548
912-729-5687
Candler County School District 139 14 to 1
210 South College St
Metter, GA 30439
912-685-5713
Carroll County School District 1,046 14 to 1
164 Independence Dr
Carrollton, GA 30116
770-832-3568
Carrollton City School District 251 18 to 1
106 Trojan Dr
Carrollton, GA 30117
770-832-9633
Cartersville City School District 277 14 to 1
15 Nelson St
Cartersville, GA 30120
770-382-5880
Catoosa County School District 744 14 to 1
307 Cleveland St
Ringgold, GA 30736
706-965-2297
Ccat School School District 13 10 to 1
149 Northside Dr East
Statesboro, GA 30458
912-764-5888
Charlton County School District 121 15 to 1
500 South Third St
Folkston, GA 31537
912-496-2596
Chatham County School District 2,715 13 to 1
208 Bull St
Savannah, GA 31401
912-201-5600
Chattahoochee County School District 64 15 to 1
326 Brd St
Cusseta, GA 31805
706-989-3774
Chattooga County School District 216 14 to 1
33 Middle School Rd
Summerville, GA 30747
706-857-3447
Cherokee County 2,604 14 to 1
221 West Main St
Canton, GA 30114
770-479-1871
Chickamauga City School District 76 18 to 1
402 Cove Rd
Chickamauga, GA 30707
706-382-3100
Clarke County 1,025 12 to 1
240 Mitchell Bridge Rd
Athens, GA 30606
706-546-7721
Clay County 29 11 to 1
111 Commerce St
Fort Gaines, GA 31751
229-768-2232
Clayton County School District 3,723 13 to 1
1058 Fifth Ave
Jonesboro, GA 30236
770-473-2700
Clinch County School District 104 14 to 1
46 South College
Homerville, GA 31634
912-487-5321
Cobb County School District 8,215 13 to 1
514 Glover St
Marietta, GA 30061
770-426-3300
Coffee County 573 14 to 1
1311 South Peterson Ave
Douglas, GA 31533
912-384-2086
Colquitt County School District 610 15 to 1
710 28th Ave SE
Moultrie, GA 31768
229-890-6200
Columbia County School District 1,492 15 to 1
4781 Hereford Farm Rd
Evans, GA 30809
706-541-0650
Commerce City School District 115 13 to 1
270 Lakeview Dr
Commerce, GA 30529
706-335-5500
Cook County School District 220 15 to 1
1109 North Parrish Ave
Adel, GA 31620
229-896-2294
Coweta County School District 1,510 15 to 1
237 Jackson St
Newnan, GA 30264
770-254-2801
Crawford County School District 133 14 to 1
190 Crusselle St
Roberta, GA 31078
478-836-3131
Crisp County School District 331 13 to 1
201 7th St South
Cordele, GA 31015
229-276-3400
Dade County School District 164 16 to 1
52 Tradition Ln
Trenton, GA 30752
706-657-4361
Dalton City School District 499 14 to 1
100 South Hamilton St
Dalton, GA 30720
706-278-8766
Dawson County School District 266 13 to 1
517 Allen St
Dawsonville, GA 30534
706-265-3246
Decatur City 224 13 to 1
758 Scott Blvd
Decatur, GA 30030
404-370-4400
Decatur County School District 392 14 to 1
100 South West St
Bainbridge, GA 39817
229-248-2200
Dekalb County 6,902 15 to 1
3770 North Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30032
678-676-1200
Dodge County School District 235 14 to 1
700 College St
Eastman, GA 31023
478-374-3783
Dooly County School District 108 14 to 1
202 Cotton St
Vienna, GA 31092
229-268-4761
Dougherty County School District 1,115 15 to 1
200 Pine Ave
Albany, GA 31701
229-431-1285
Douglas County School District 1,777 14 to 1
9030 Hwy 5
Douglasville, GA 30134
770-651-2000
Dublin City School District 203 14 to 1
207 Shamrock Dr
Dublin, GA 31021
478-272-3440
Early County School District 201 12 to 1
11927 Columbia St
Blakely, GA 39823
229-723-4337
Echols County School District 55 13 to 1
216 Hwy 129 North
Statenville, GA 31648
229-559-5734
Effingham County School District 814 14 to 1
405 North Ash St
Springfield, GA 31329
912-754-6491
Elbert County School District 274 13 to 1
50 Laurel Dr
Elberton, GA 30635
706-213-4000
Emanuel County School District 309 14 to 1
201 North Main St
Swainsboro, GA 30401
478-237-6674
Evans County School District 135 14 to 1
613 West Main St
Claxton, GA 30417
912-739-3544
Fannin County School District 209 15 to 1
2290 East First St
Blue Ridge, GA 30513
706-632-3771
Fayette County 1,573 14 to 1
210 Stonewall Ave West
Fayetteville, GA 30214
770-460-3535
Floyd County School District 805 13 to 1
600 Riverside Parkway NE
Rome, GA 30161
706-234-1031
Forsyth County School District 2,215 15 to 1
1120 Dahlonega Hwy
Cumming, GA 30040
770-887-2461
Franklin County 256 15 to 1
280 Busha Rd
Carnesville, GA 30521
706-384-4554
Fulton County School District 6,530 14 to 1
786 Cleveland Ave SW
Atlanta, GA 30315
404-768-3600
Gainesville City School District 447 14 to 1
508 Oak St NW
Gainesville, GA 30501
770-536-5275
Gilmer County School District 322 13 to 1
497 Bobcat Trail
Ellijay, GA 30540
706-276-5000
Glascock County School District 43 15 to 1
738 Railrd Ave
Gibson, GA 30810
706-598-2291
Glynn County School District 906 14 to 1
1313 Egmont St
Brunswick, GA 31520
912-267-4100
Gordon County School District 499 14 to 1
205 Warrior Path
Calhoun, GA 30701
706-629-7366
Grady County School District 318 14 to 1
122 Noth Brd St
Cairo, GA 39828
229-377-3701
Greene County 166 12 to 1
101 East Third St
Greensboro, GA 30642
706-453-7688
Gwinnett County School District 10,978 14 to 1
437 Old Peachtree Rd NW
Suwanee, GA 30024
678-301-6000
Habersham County School District 525 13 to 1
132 West Stanford Mill Rd
Clarkesville, GA 30523
706-754-2118
Hall County School District 1,882 14 to 1
711 Green St Suite 100
Gainesville, GA 30505
770-534-1080
Hancock County School District 116 11 to 1
Augusta Hwy
Sparta, GA 31087
706-444-5775
Haralson County School District 282 14 to 1
10 Van Weroute St
Buchanan, GA 30113
770-646-3882
Harris County School District 327 15 to 1
132 Barnes Mill Rd
Hamilton, GA 31811
706-628-4206
Hart County School District 258 14 to 1
284 Campbell Dr
Hartwell, GA 30643
706-376-5141
Heard County School District 153 14 to 1
131 East Couroute Square
Franklin, GA 30217
706-675-3320
Henry County 2,675 15 to 1
33 North Zack Hinton Parkway
Mcdonough, GA 30253
770-957-6601
Houston County 1,911 14 to 1
1100 Main St
Perry, GA 31069
478-988-6200
Irwin County School District 127 14 to 1
210 Applacee St
Ocilla, GA 31774
229-468-7485
Ivy Prep School District 8 18 to 1
5575 Peachtree Pkwy
Norcross, GA 30092
404-999-9999
Jackson County 549 13 to 1
1660 Winder Hwy
Jefferson, GA 30549
706-367-5151
Jasper County School District 147 15 to 1
1125a Fred Smith St
Monticello, GA 31064
706-468-6350
Jeff Davis County School District 192 15 to 1
44 Charles Rogers Blvd
Hazlehurst, GA 31539
912-375-6700
Jefferson City School District 185 14 to 1
575 Washington St
Jefferson, GA 30549
706-367-2880
Jefferson County 230 14 to 1
1001 Peachtree St
Louisville, GA 30434
478-625-7626
Jenkins County School District 108 14 to 1
1152 East Winthrope Ave
Millen, GA 30442
478-982-6000
Johnson County School District 84 15 to 1
325 Lee St
Wrightsville, GA 31096
478-864-3302
Jones County School District 394 14 to 1
125 Stewaroute Ave
Gray, GA 31032
478-986-6580
Kidspeace School District 7 8 to 1
101 Kidspeace Dr
Bowdon, GA 30108
770-437-7200
Lamar County 159 16 to 1
3 Trojan Way
Barnesville, GA 30204
770-358-5891
Lanier County School District 117 15 to 1
Hwy 221 South
Lakeland, GA 31635
229-482-3966
Laurens County School District 459 14 to 1
467 Firetower Rd
Dublin, GA 31021
478-272-4767
Lee County 393 16 to 1
126 Starksville Ave North
Leesburg, GA 31763
229-903-2100
Liberty County School District 702 16 to 1
200 Bradwell
Hinesville, GA 31313
912-876-2161
Lincoln County School District 102 13 to 1
423 Metasville Rd
Lincolnton, GA 30817
706-359-3742
Long County School District 153 17 to 1
Mcdonald St
Ludowici, GA 31316
912-545-2367
Lowndes County 688 14 to 1
1592 Norman Dr
Valdosta, GA 31603
229-245-2250
Lumpkin County School District 270 14 to 1
56 Indian Dr
Dahlonega, GA 30533
706-864-3611
Macon County 131 14 to 1
Hwy 49
Oglethorpe, GA 31068
478-472-8188
Madison County 344 14 to 1
55 Mary Ellen Couroute
Danielsville, GA 30633
706-795-2191
Marietta City School District 624 13 to 1
250 Howard St
Marietta, GA 30060
770-422-3500
Marion County 94 15 to 1
1697 Pineville Rd
Buena Vista, GA 31803
229-649-2234
Mcduffie County School District 310 14 to 1
716 North Lee St
Thomson, GA 30824
706-986-4000
Mcintosh County School District 131 14 to 1
200 Pine St
Darien, GA 31305
912-437-6645
Meriwether County School District 259 13 to 1
2100 Gaston St
Greenville, GA 30222
706-672-4297
Miller County School District 79 14 to 1
111 North First St
Colquitt, GA 39837
229-758-5592
Mitchell County School District 205 12 to 1
108 South Harney St
Camilla, GA 31730
229-336-2100
Monroe County 262 15 to 1
25 Brooklyn Ave
Forsyth, GA 31029
478-994-2031
Montgomery County 86 13 to 1
305 South Richardson St
Mount Vernon, GA 30445
912-583-2740
Morgan County 250 13 to 1
1065 East Ave
Madison, GA 30650
706-342-0752
Mountain Education Center 44 17 to 1
218 School St
Blairsville, GA 30512
706-745-9575
Murray County School District 538 15 to 1
715 Chestnut St
Chatsworth, GA 30705
706-695-4531
Muscogee County School District 2,363 14 to 1
1200 Bradley Dr
Columbus, GA 31906
706-748-2000
Newton County School District 1,330 15 to 1
2109 Newton Dr NE
Covington, GA 30014
770-787-1330
Oconee County School District 450 14 to 1
34 School St
Watkinsville, GA 30677
706-769-5130
Odyssey School District 89 52 to 1
1485 Hwy 34 East Suite B-1
Newnan, GA 30265
678-423-5155
Oglethorpe County School District 176 14 to 1
735 Athens Rd
Lexington, GA 30648
706-743-8128
Paulding County School District 1,975 14 to 1
3236 Atlanta Hwy
Dallas, GA 30132
770-443-8000
Peach County School District 283 14 to 1
523 Vineville St
Fort Valley, GA 31030
478-825-5933
Pelham City School District 117 13 to 1
188 West Railrd St South
Pelham, GA 31779
229-294-8715
Pickens County 338 13 to 1
159 Stegall Dr
Jasper, GA 30143
706-253-1700
Pierce County School District 250 14 to 1
834 East Main St
Blackshear, GA 31516
912-449-2044
Pike County 236 15 to 1
16 Jackson St
Zebulon, GA 30295
770-567-8489
Polk County School District 531 14 to 1
612 South College St
Cedartown, GA 30125
770-748-3821
Pulaski County School District 124 13 to 1
206 Mccormick Ave
Hawkinsville, GA 31036
478-783-7200
Putnam County School District 238 12 to 1
158 Old Glenwood Springs Rd
Eatonton, GA 31024
706-485-5381
Quitman County School District 22 13 to 1
173 Kaigler Rd
Georgetown, GA 39854
229-334-4298
Rabun County School District 169 13 to 1
41 Education St
Clayton, GA 30525
706-746-5376
Randolph County 116 12 to 1
1208 Andrew St
Cuthbert, GA 39840
229-732-2641
Richmond County School District 2,345 14 to 1
864 Brd St
Augusta, GA 30901
706-826-1000
Rockdale County School District 1,179 13 to 1
954 North Main St
Conyers, GA 30012
770-483-4713
Rome City School District 422 13 to 1
508 East 2nd St
Rome, GA 30161
706-236-5050
Schley County School District 90 15 to 1
401 Perry Dr
Ellaville, GA 31806
229-937-2405
Scholars Academy 7 13 to 1
6390 Church St
Riverdale, GA 30274
404-266-6318
Screven County School District 198 14 to 1
216 Mims Rd
Sylvania, GA 30467
912-564-7114
Seminole County School District 119 14 to 1
800 South Woolfork Ave
Donalsonville, GA 39845
229-524-2433
Social Circle City School District 125 14 to 1
240-b West Hightower Trail
Social Circle, GA 30025
770-464-2731
Spalding County School District 770 14 to 1
216 South Sixth St
Griffin, GA 30224
770-229-3700
State Schools School District not available not available
2053 Twin Towers East
Atlanta, GA 30334
404-656-2596
Stephens County School District 325 13 to 1
Hwy 106 South
Toccoa, GA 30577
706-886-9415
Stewart County School District 51 12 to 1
Old Eufaula Hwy
Lumpkin, GA 31815
229-838-4329
Sumter County 418 13 to 1
201 Industrial Way
Americus, GA 31709
229-931-8500
Talbot County School District 56 12 to 1
405 Tyler St
Talbotton, GA 31827
706-665-8528
Taliaferro County School District 24 10 to 1
557 Brd St
Crawfordville, GA 30631
706-456-2575
Tattnall County School District 236 15 to 1
146 West Brazell St
Reidsville, GA 30453
912-557-4726
Taylor County School District 121 13 to 1
229 Mulberry St
Butler, GA 31006
478-862-5224
Telfair County School District 126 14 to 1
910 West Huckabee St
Mcrae, GA 31055
229-868-5661
Terrell County School District 109 14 to 1
955 Forrester Dr SE
Dawson, GA 39842
229-995-4425
Thomas County School District 395 14 to 1
200 North Pinetree Blvd
Thomasville, GA 31792
229-225-4380
Thomaston-upson County School District 315 15 to 1
205 Civic Center Dr
Thomaston, GA 30286
706-647-9621
Thomasville City 202 15 to 1
915 East Jackson St
Thomasville, GA 31792
229-225-2600
Tift County School District 552 14 to 1
207 North Ridge Ave
Tifton, GA 31794
229-387-2400
Toombs County School District 227 13 to 1
117 East Wesley Ave
Lyons, GA 30436
912-526-3141
Towns County School District 95 12 to 1
67 Lakeview Circlecle
Hiawassee, GA 30546
706-896-2279
Treutlen County School District 87 14 to 1
202 Third St
Soperton, GA 30457
912-529-4228
Trion City School District 92 15 to 1
1255 Pine St
Trion, GA 30753
706-734-2363
Troup County School District 871 14 to 1
200 Mooty Bridge Rd
Lagrange, GA 30240
706-812-7900
Turner County School District 138 13 to 1
423 North Cleveland St
Ashburn, GA 31714
229-567-3338
Twiggs County School District 74 14 to 1
952 Main St
Jeffersonville, GA 31044
478-945-3127
Union County School District 210 12 to 1
10 Hughes St
Blairsville, GA 30512
706-745-2322
Valdosta City School District 572 13 to 1
1204 Williams St
Valdosta, GA 31601
229-333-8500
Vidalia City School District 172 15 to 1
301 Adams St
Vidalia, GA 30474
912-537-3088
Walker County 685 14 to 1
201 South Duke St
Lafayette, GA 30728
706-638-1240
Walton County School District 878 15 to 1
200 Double Springs Church Rd
Monroe, GA 30656
770-266-4520
Ware County School District 448 13 to 1
1301 Bailey St
Waycross, GA 31501
912-283-8656
Warren County School District 60 13 to 1
107 Academy St
Warrenton, GA 30828
706-465-3383
Washington County 220 15 to 1
501 Industrial Dr
Sandersville, GA 31082
478-552-3981
Wayne County School District 384 14 to 1
555 South Sunset Blvd
Jesup, GA 31545
912-427-1000
Webster County School District 35 14 to 1
Hwy 280 East
Preston, GA 31824
229-828-3315
Wheeler County School District 76 14 to 1
404 Mcrae St
Alamo, GA 30411
912-568-7198
White County School District 284 14 to 1
113 North Brooks St
Cleveland, GA 30528
706-865-2315
Whitfield County School District 925 15 to 1
1306 South Thornton Ave
Dalton, GA 30720
706-278-8070
Wilcox County 94 14 to 1
103 North Brd St
Abbeville, GA 31001
229-467-2141
Wilkes County School District 123 14 to 1
313-a North Alexander Ave
Washington, GA 30673
706-678-2718
Wilkinson County School District 127 13 to 1
111 Asbell St
Irwinton, GA 31042
478-946-5521
Worth County School District 263 14 to 1
504 East Price St
Sylvester, GA 31791
229-776-8600