Dekalb County Georgia Teacher Salary

Dekalb County Georgia Teacher’s Starting Salary for the 2022 to 2023 school year is $53,751 for a beginning teacher with a bachelor’s degree and no experience. With a master’s degree, it is $56,740. With a Doctorate degree, it is $67,112

Decatur, Dunwoody, Clarkston, Stone Mountain, Chamblee, Doraville, Lithonia, Brookhave, Avondale Estates, Redan, Stonecrest and Tucker are part of Dekalb County and follow this Salary Schedule.

Master’s Degree

The Dekalb County School District will pay you $2,989 annually in year one and $8,749 in year 25 Annually, which results in $146,725 over a 25 Year Career of Additional income. This makes it an excellent choice to get your Master’s when planning to work in Dekalb County   as a teacher. This will depend on the years you plan to work after you get the salary increase. A regionally accredited university must have awarded the Degree. Check out the full Pay Schedule Below.



Doctorate Degree: 

The Dekalb County School District will pay you $13,361annually in year one and $23,513  in year 25 Annually. This results in $460,925 over a 25 Year Career of Additional income. This makes it an excellent choice to get your Doctorate when planning to work in Dekalb County as a teacher: of course, This will depend on the years you plan to work after you get the salary increase. An employee with a master’s Degree and a Doctorate or equivalent degree shall receive the Doctorate differential only. A regionally accredited university must have awarded a degree. Check out the full Pay Schedule Below.

Dekalb County Georgia Teacher Salary Chart: 

YearsBachelorsMastersSpecialistDoctorate
1$53,751$56,740$61,704$67,112
2$54,552$57,781$62,838$68,336
3$55,353$58,822$63,972$69,560
4$56,154$59,863$65,106$70,784
5$56,955$60,904$66,240$72,008
6$57,756$61,945$67,374$73,232
7$58,557$62,986$68,508$74,456
8$59,358$64,027$69,642$75,680
9$60,159$65,068$70,776$76,904
10$60,960$66,109$71,910$78,128
11$61,761$67,150$73,044$79,352
12$62,562$68,191$74,178$80,576
13$63,363$69,232$75,312$81,800
14$64,164$70,273$76,446$83,024
15$64,965$71,314$77,580$84,248
16$65,766$72,355$78,714$85,472
17$66,567$73,396$79,848$86,696
18$67,368$74,437$80,982$87,920
19$68,169$75,478$82,116$89,144
20$68,970$76,519$83,250$90,368
21$69,771$77,560$84,384$91,592
22$70,572$78,601$85,518$92,816
23$71,373$79,642$86,652$94,040
24$72,174$80,683$87,786$95,264
25$72,975$81,724$88,920$96,488



Source: Dekalb County School District Website

Conclusion

Dekalb County Georgia teachers are ok-paid teachers compared to the rest of the Country. Getting your master’s is a Good Career Step because you can only make an additional $146,725 over a 25 Year of Career. Getting your Doctorate can make you $460,925 over a 25 Year Career than with a Bachelor’s. Get Further Degrees if you want to make extra as a teacher.




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