Average Teacher Salary in Fort Payne City

The average teacher salary in Fort Payne City is $45,558.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,950 $14,800 $16,410 $20,030 $27,100 $34,470
Kindergarten $43,990 $18,680 $31,840 $46,080 $56,030 $65,500
Elementary $53,450 $37,700 $43,930 $52,780 $62,900 $71,940
Middle school $52,520 $36,760 $43,030 $51,380 $62,050 $71,980
High school $54,880 $37,930 $45,120 $54,980 $64,380 $74,180

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General Facts

  • Staff: 359
  • Full time teachers: 205
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 1
  • Instructional Coordinators: 19
  • Elementary Teachers: 104
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 22
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 75
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,968

Financial Statistics for Fort Payne City

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,906,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $15,350,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,116,000
  • Total revenue: $24,372,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,734,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $12,113,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,727,000
  • Expenditures per student: $519,000
  • Total expenditures: $22,312,000

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 Fort Payne City

Elementary Schools within the Fort Payne City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fort Payne Middle School
4910 Martin Ave NE
Fort Payne, AL 35967
256-845-7501
  • Total: 852
  • 5th grade: 232
  • 6th grade: 199
  • 7th grade: 204
  • 8th grade: 217
18 to 1 47 5th Grade 8th Grade
Williams Avenue Elementary School
1700 Williams Ave NE
Fort Payne, AL 35967
256-845-0626
  • Total: 488
  • 3rd grade: 270
  • 4th grade: 218
16 to 1 31 3rd Grade 4th Grade
Wills Valley Elementary School
4111 Williams Ave NE
Fort Payne, AL 35967
256-845-3201
  • Total: 833
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 269
  • 1st grade: 271
  • 2nd grade: 251
14 to 1 61 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Fort Payne City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fort Payne Middle School
4910 Martin Ave NE
Fort Payne, AL 35967
256-845-7501
  • Total: 852
  • 5th grade: 232
  • 6th grade: 199
  • 7th grade: 204
  • 8th grade: 217
18 to 1 47 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Fort Payne City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fort Payne High School
201 45th St NE
Fort Payne, AL 35967
256-845-0535
  • Total: 795
  • 9th grade: 243
  • 10th grade: 213
  • 11th grade: 163
  • 12th grade: 176
17 to 1 47 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,690
  • Median family income: $40,200
  • Median male income: $25,950
  • Median female income: $15,470
  • Median income of a renter: $22,567
  • Median income of a home owner: $39,935
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,035 750 785 705 310