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Average Salary for Fulton County Employees

Fulton County pays its employees $45K annually on average. For the most part, employee paychecks at Fulton County fluctuate depending on how long you've been working; your job title and geography also matter, but to a lesser degree. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Fulton County typically pays:
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Employer: Fulton County
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]High School Teacher (3)
$30,607 - $71,650  
[-]High School Teacher (3)
Salary$30,105 - $71,385  
Total Pay$30,607 - $71,650  
[+]Elementary School Teacher (2)
$31,759 - $70,698  
[+]Elementary School Teacher (2)
Salary$32,994 - $66,326  
Total Pay$31,759 - $70,698  
[+]Administrative Assistant (2)
$24,291 - $45,655  
[+]Administrative Assistant (2)
Salary$25,215 - $46,127  
Total Pay$24,291 - $45,655  
[+]Special Education Teacher, Preschool, Kindergarten, or Elementary School (2)
$35,856 - $68,217  
[+]Special Education Teacher, Preschool, Kindergarten, or Elementary School (2)
Salary$36,338 - $67,699  
Total Pay$35,856 - $68,217  
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 33

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Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $39K per year. Survey participants who have worked at Fulton County for between five and 10 years earn about $41K annually on average. The greater proportion of employees (42 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $50K per year.


Earning $49K annually on average, Elementary School, Kindergarten, and Preschool Special Education Teachers receive the most money, followed by High School Teachers (around $45K) and Elementary School Teachers (approximately $37K).


Residents of Atlanta, Ga. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $51K per year; other top-paying cities include Roswell, Ga. ($42K) and Alpharetta, Ga. ($40K).

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Middle Teacher Certifications, who make around $50K annually. Acquiring certification to be a Secondary Teacher Certification is rewarded with median pay of $44K per year. Regarding salaries and education, Fulton County pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — approximately $38K.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Project Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $80K annually. A garden variety skill at Fulton County is Childhood Education; around a sixth of Fulton County's people use it regularly. Other top skills include Mathematica, Curriculum Planning, and Writing Procedures & Documentation.

Benefits and Perks

Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just two-fifths of workers. To plan for old age, slightly less than one-fifth of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. At Fulton County, most employees have health insurance, and most survey participants have dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to 401(a), defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, life insurance, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for Fulton County


71 %
29 %
$34,435 - $61,800
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
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