Tech Salaries in Atlanta

Our 2021 Tech Salary Guide showcases why Atlanta has developed a reputation for being the city of choice for many companies and tech professionals.

In this guide you will find:

  • 2021 Atlanta tech salaries for 120+ tech roles
  • Major market-shaping trends after Covid
  • Remote geographical salary adjustments

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What is the average tech salary in Atlanta for software developers?

The average tech salary in Atlanta is $105,000 but varies significantly based on location, industry and company size. Download our guide to find the salary for your role.

Why are tech salaries in Atlanta increasing?

In 2020, Atlanta ranked as the 1# Metro Area Tech Growth Leader, #2 Metro Area for Business Climate (among large metro areas), #2 Moving Destination in the Nation, #3 Metro Area for Corporate Headquarters and #3 City for Work-From-Home Conditions.

Atlanta combines favorable geographical conditions and a strong economy, which attract and sustain a growing tech community of businesses and professionals.

Atlanta's technology salary increases are a result of the local tech hub expansion and the migration of tech giants to the city such as Microsoft (opening 1,500 new jobs), Mailchimp, Zillow and Google. Based on the latest data, the net tech employment in Atlanta for 2021 expands by 10,000 new tech salaries and jobs according to Comptia.


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