• Career File

    Here are the career pathways available in Education:
    • Early Childhood Education
    • Teaching as a Profession
     
    The sample occupations in this table meet at least two out of three Georgia Department of Education definitions for high-demand, high-wage, high-skill jobs.
     
    Occupation Specialties
    Level of Education Needed
    Average Salary Annual Avg Openings in GA
    Elementary school teacher
    Bachelor's degree
    $46,888
    2,590
    Preschool teacher
    Postsecondary vocational training
    $24,419
    500
    Kindergarten teacher Bachelor's degree $45,969

    330

    Special education teacher: preschool, kindergarten, elementary Bachelor's degree $46,358

    450

    Postsecondary education administrator Bachelor's degree + work experience $81,328

    160

    Secondary school teacher Bachelor's degree $49,956

    1,360

    Postsecondary vocational education teacher Bachelor's degree + work experience $45,386

    370

    Middle school special education teacher Bachelor's degree $46,891

    230