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.