Average Teacher Salary in Athens City

The average teacher salary in Athens City is $43,304.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,480 $22,350 $25,080 $27,990 $30,560 $32,100
Kindergarten $48,480 $24,990 $35,470 $49,790 $61,980 $70,620
Elementary $50,210 $37,250 $41,410 $47,070 $56,990 $65,210
Middle school $46,390 $36,530 $41,760 $46,550 $51,870 $57,410
High school $43,960 $31,970 $39,550 $43,540 $47,290 $57,660

How to Become a Teacher in Athens City

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General Facts

  • Staff: 431
  • Full time teachers: 223
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 3
  • Instructional Coordinators: 57
  • Elementary Teachers: 108
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 31
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 84
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,058

Financial Statistics for Athens City

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $15,461,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $14,871,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,328,000
  • Total revenue: $32,660,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $18,092,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $16,298,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,042,000
  • Expenditures per student: $446,000
  • Total expenditures: $33,388,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Athens City

Elementary Schools within the Athens City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Athens Elementary School
515 North Madison St
Athens, AL 35611
256-233-6609
  • Total: 346
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 52
13 to 1 27 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Athens Intermediate School
1916 Us Hwy 72 West
Athens, AL 35611
256-230-2880
  • Total: 464
  • 5th grade: 237
  • 6th grade: 227
17 to 1 28 5th Grade 6th Grade
Brookhill Elementary School
320 Brookhill Dr
Athens, AL 35611
256-233-6603
  • Total: 281
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 54
13 to 1 21 Kindergarten 4th Grade
James L Cowart Elementary School
1701 West Hobbs St
Athens, AL 35611
256-233-6627
  • Total: 274
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 57
14 to 1 20 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Julian Newman Elementary School
517 Julian Newman Dr
Athens, AL 35611
256-233-6630
  • Total: 359
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 82
13 to 1 27 Kindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Athens City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Athens Middle School
601 South Clinton St
Athens, AL 35611
256-233-6620
  • Total: 445
  • 7th grade: 234
  • 8th grade: 211
17 to 1 26 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Athens City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Athens High School
100 Hwy 31 North
Athens, AL 35611
256-233-6613
  • Total: 889
  • 9th grade: 253
  • 10th grade: 222
  • 11th grade: 227
  • 12th grade: 187
15 to 1 61 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,315
  • Median family income: $44,544
  • Median male income: $29,571
  • Median female income: $15,941
  • Median income of a renter: $19,391
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,858
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,550 855 890 1,275 675