Average Teacher Salary in Fayette County

The average teacher salary in Fayette County is $45,558.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,950 $14,800 $16,410 $20,030 $27,100 $34,470
Kindergarten $43,990 $18,680 $31,840 $46,080 $56,030 $65,500
Elementary $53,450 $37,700 $43,930 $52,780 $62,900 $71,940
Middle school $52,520 $36,760 $43,030 $51,380 $62,050 $71,980
High school $54,880 $37,930 $45,120 $54,980 $64,380 $74,180

How to Become a Teacher in Fayette County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,251
  • Full time teachers: 1,573
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 307
  • Instructional Coordinators: 19
  • Elementary Teachers: 752
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 72
  • Pre-K Teachers: 18
  • High School Teachers: 731
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 21,981

Financial Statistics for Fayette County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $121,409,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $98,869,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $7,179,000
  • Total revenue: $227,457,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $133,351,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $133,166,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $44,902,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,568,000
  • Total expenditures: $233,350,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $64,760,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $14,369,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $2,175,000

Information on Schools within Fayette County

Elementary Schools within the Fayette County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Braelinn Elementary School
975 Robinson Rd
Peachtree City, GA 30269
770-631-5410
  • Total: 560
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 106
  • 5th grade: 115
14 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Brooks Elementary School
119 Price Rd Box 1
Brooks, GA 30205
770-719-8150
  • Total: 300
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 53
11 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Cleveland Elementary School
2672 Old Hapeville Rd SW
Atlanta, GA 30315
404-802-8400
  • Total: 412
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 68
13 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Crabapple Lane Elementary School
450 Crabapplacee Ln
Peachtree City, GA 30269
770-487-5425
  • Total: 544
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 102
13 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fayetteville Intermediate School
440 Hood Ave
Fayetteville, GA 30214
770-460-3555
  • Total: 460
  • 3rd grade: 139
  • 4th grade: 152
  • 5th grade: 169
14 to 1 33 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Hood Avenue Primary School
490 Hood Ave
Fayetteville, GA 30214
770-460-3560
  • Total: 414
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 135
  • 2nd grade: 135
14 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Huddleston Elementary School
200 Mcintosh Trl
Peachtree City, GA 30269
770-631-3255
  • Total: 630
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 107
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 102
  • 5th grade: 114
14 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Inman Elementary
677 Inman Rd
Fayetteville, GA 30215
770-460-3565
  • Total: 553
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 105
14 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Kedron Elementary School
200 Kedron Dr
Peachtree City, GA 30269
770-486-2700
  • Total: 592
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 104
  • 4th grade: 103
  • 5th grade: 106
13 to 1 44 Kindergarten 5th Grade
North Fayette Elementary School
609 Kenwood Rd
Fayetteville, GA 30214
770-460-3570
  • Total: 496
  • Pre-k: 46
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 72
12 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Oak Grove Elementary School
101 Crosstown Dr
Peachtree City, GA 30269
770-631-3260
  • Total: 493
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 77
12 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Peachtree City Elementary School
201 Wisdom Rd
Peachtree City, GA 30269
770-631-3250
  • Total: 444
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 66
14 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Peeples Elementary School
153 Panther Path
Fayetteville, GA 30215
770-486-2734
  • Total: 740
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 110
  • 2nd grade: 134
  • 3rd grade: 112
  • 4th grade: 142
  • 5th grade: 155
15 to 1 51 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Robert J. Burch Elementary School
330 Jenkins Rd
Tyrone, GA 30290
770-969-2820
  • Total: 702
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 134
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 127
13 to 1 54 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sara Harp Minter Elementary School
1650 Hwy 85 South
Fayetteville, GA 30215
770-716-3910
  • Total: 638
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 128
  • 5th grade: 136
14 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Spring Hill Elementary School
100 Bradford Sq
Fayetteville, GA 30215
770-460-3432
  • Total: 533
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 107
13 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tyrone Elementary School
876 Senoia Rd
Tyrone, GA 30290
770-631-3265
  • Total: 328
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 63
12 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Fayette County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bennett's Mill Middle School
210 Lester Rd
Fayetteville, GA 30215
770-716-3982
  • Total: 564
  • 6th grade: 186
  • 7th grade: 201
  • 8th grade: 177
12 to 1 48 6th Grade 8th Grade
Booth Middle School
250 South Peachtree Pkwy
Peachtree City, GA 30269
770-631-3240
  • Total: 988
  • 6th grade: 329
  • 7th grade: 317
  • 8th grade: 342
14 to 1 73 6th Grade 8th Grade
Fayette Middle School
450 Grady Ave
Fayetteville, GA 30214
770-460-3550
  • Total: 836
  • 6th grade: 294
  • 7th grade: 250
  • 8th grade: 292
13 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade
Flat Rock Middle School
325 Jenkins Rd
Tyrone, GA 30290
770-969-2830
  • Total: 848
  • 6th grade: 274
  • 7th grade: 281
  • 8th grade: 293
14 to 1 62 6th Grade 8th Grade
Rising Starr Middle School
183 Panther Path
Fayetteville, GA 30215
770-486-2721
  • Total: 1,074
  • 6th grade: 347
  • 7th grade: 395
  • 8th grade: 332
14 to 1 77 6th Grade 8th Grade
Whitewater Middle School
1533 Hwy 85 South
Fayetteville, GA 30215
770-460-3450
  • Total: 915
  • 6th grade: 280
  • 7th grade: 288
  • 8th grade: 347
13 to 1 72 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Fayette County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fayette County High School
1 Tiger Trl
Fayetteville, GA 30214
770-460-3540
  • Total: 1,533
  • 9th grade: 452
  • 10th grade: 407
  • 11th grade: 322
  • 12th grade: 352
16 to 1 95 9th Grade 12th Grade
Mcintosh High School
201 Walt Banks Rd
Peachtree City, GA 30269
770-631-3232
  • Total: 1,686
  • 9th grade: 476
  • 10th grade: 446
  • 11th grade: 403
  • 12th grade: 361
17 to 1 101 9th Grade 12th Grade
Sandy Creek High School
360 Jenkins Rd
Tyrone, GA 30290
770-969-2840
  • Total: 1,343
  • 9th grade: 367
  • 10th grade: 333
  • 11th grade: 309
  • 12th grade: 334
15 to 1 88 9th Grade 12th Grade
Starrs Mill High School
193 Panther Path
Fayetteville, GA 30215
770-486-2710
  • Total: 1,642
  • 9th grade: 377
  • 10th grade: 455
  • 11th grade: 364
  • 12th grade: 446
16 to 1 102 9th Grade 12th Grade
Whitewater High School
100 Wildcat Way
Fayetteville, GA 30215
770-460-3935
  • Total: 1,713
  • 9th grade: 421
  • 10th grade: 434
  • 11th grade: 434
  • 12th grade: 424
17 to 1 102 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $29,464
  • Median family income: $78,853
  • Median male income: $47,933
  • Median female income: $24,409
  • Median income of a renter: $41,616
  • Median income of a home owner: $76,590
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,515 2,470 4,450 8,965 8,605