Average Teacher Salary in Dallas County

The average teacher salary in Dallas County is $41,026.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,680 $14,920 $20,520 $24,170 $27,750 $36,650
Kindergarten $44,830 $34,900 $39,910 $45,970 $51,380 $55,500
Elementary $45,560 $35,420 $40,230 $46,000 $51,730 $56,820
Middle school $43,890 $34,510 $38,170 $44,220 $49,760 $53,630
High school $46,170 $36,870 $40,990 $46,140 $51,860 $57,310

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General Facts

  • Staff: 596
  • Full time teachers: 248
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 2
  • Instructional Coordinators: 29
  • Elementary Teachers: 106
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 25
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 117
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,150

Financial Statistics for Dallas County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,792,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $27,524,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,028,000
  • Total revenue: $38,344,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $18,842,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $19,436,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,056,000
  • Expenditures per student: $647,000
  • Total expenditures: $36,597,000

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 Dallas County

Elementary Schools within the Dallas County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brantley Elementary School
5585 Water Ave
Selma, AL 36703
334-874-8185
  • Total: 286
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 54
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 1
15 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Bruce K Craig Elementary School
Building 108 Craig Ind Park
Selma, AL 36701
334-875-7937
  • Total: 341
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 131
19 to 1 18 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Five Points Elementary School
7333 County Rd 33
Orrville, AL 36767
334-996-8383
  • Total: 234
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 14
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 25
  • 6th grade: 22
  • 7th grade: 25
  • 8th grade: 13
20 to 1 12 3rd Grade 6th Grade
Je Terry Elementary School
70 Academy St
Plantersville, AL 36758
334-366-2838
  • Total: 153
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 14
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 17
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 21
  • 6th grade: 21
15 to 1 10 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Salem Elementary School
3486 Dallas Rd 3
Orrville, AL 36767
334-996-8636
  • Total: 143
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 54
13 to 1 11 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Shiloh Elementary School
6200 Dallas Rd 30
Sardis, AL 36775
334-874-8588
  • Total: 206
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 12
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 14
  • 3rd grade: 15
  • 4th grade: 12
  • 5th grade: 19
  • 6th grade: 110
16 to 1 13 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Southside Primary School
3104 Old Montgomery Hwy
Selma, AL 36701
334-874-9566
  • Total: 345
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 116
15 to 1 24 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Valley Grande Elementary School
2765 Dallas County Rd 81
Selma, AL 36701
334-872-7661
  • Total: 444
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 69
16 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Dallas County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Keith Middle-high School
1166 Dallas Rd 115
Orrville, AL 36767
334-875-4155
  • Total: 318
  • 7th grade: 55
  • 8th grade: 52
  • 9th grade: 53
  • 10th grade: 54
  • 11th grade: 51
  • 12th grade: 53
14 to 1 22 7th Grade 12th Grade
Tipton Middle School
2500 Tipton St
Selma, AL 36701
334-872-8080
  • Total: 226
  • 7th grade: 109
  • 8th grade: 117
16 to 1 15 7th Grade 8th Grade
William R Martin Middle School
2863 Dallas County Rd 81
Selma, AL 36703
334-872-6417
  • Total: 342
  • 7th grade: 177
  • 8th grade: 165
19 to 1 19 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Dallas County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dallas County High School
335 5th Ave
Plantersville, AL 36758
334-366-2232
  • Total: 582
  • 9th grade: 179
  • 10th grade: 150
  • 11th grade: 118
  • 12th grade: 135
17 to 1 34 9th Grade 12th Grade
Keith Middle-high School
1166 Dallas Rd 115
Orrville, AL 36767
334-875-4155
  • Total: 318
  • 7th grade: 55
  • 8th grade: 52
  • 9th grade: 53
  • 10th grade: 54
  • 11th grade: 51
  • 12th grade: 53
14 to 1 22 7th Grade 12th Grade
Southside High School
7975 Us Hwy 80 East
Selma, AL 36701
334-872-0518
  • Total: 530
  • 9th grade: 168
  • 10th grade: 150
  • 11th grade: 107
  • 12th grade: 105
14 to 1 37 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,851
  • Median family income: $31,055
  • Median male income: $26,265
  • Median female income: $14,724
  • Median income of a renter: $10,303
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,034
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,070 1,395 1,145 1,275 330