Average Teacher Salary in Houston County

The average teacher salary in Houston County is $40,675.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,731 $17,651 $19,447 $25,162 $34,036 $40,951
Kindergarten $38,085 $25,858 $31,047 $37,582 $45,790 $51,975
Elementary $45,081 $34,647 $39,867 $45,372 $51,227 $57,037
Middle school $46,144 $35,908 $40,991 $46,507 $51,898 $57,245
High school $46,337 $35,591 $40,253 $46,200 $52,128 $58,770

How to Become a Teacher in Houston County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 671
  • Full time teachers: 342
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 7
  • Instructional Coordinators: 40
  • Elementary Teachers: 141
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 26
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 174
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,341

Financial Statistics for Houston County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $13,887,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $31,812,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,058,000
  • Total revenue: $50,757,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $27,583,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $26,113,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,258,000
  • Expenditures per student: $473,000
  • Total expenditures: $50,335,000

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 Houston County

Elementary Schools within the Houston County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ashford Elementary School
100 Barfield St
Ashford, AL 36312
334-899-5912
  • Total: 875
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 104
  • 1st grade: 130
  • 2nd grade: 114
  • 3rd grade: 131
  • 4th grade: 126
  • 5th grade: 115
  • 6th grade: 131
16 to 1 55 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Cottonwood High School
663 Houston St
Cottonwood, AL 36320
334-691-2587
  • Total: 729
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 54
  • 7th grade: 58
  • 8th grade: 60
  • 9th grade: 59
  • 10th grade: 59
  • 11th grade: 53
  • 12th grade: 44
16 to 1 46 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Rehobeth Elementary School
5631 County Rd 203
Rehobeth, AL 36301
334-677-5153
  • Total: 992
  • Pre-k: 9
  • Kindergarten: 167
  • 1st grade: 171
  • 2nd grade: 155
  • 3rd grade: 160
  • 4th grade: 165
  • 5th grade: 165
16 to 1 62 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Webb Elementary School
178 Depot St
Webb, AL 36376
334-792-5744
  • Total: 482
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 74
16 to 1 30 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Wicksburg High School
1172 South State Hwy 123
Newton, AL 36352
334-692-5549
  • Total: 927
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 70
  • 6th grade: 83
  • 7th grade: 66
  • 8th grade: 87
  • 9th grade: 86
  • 10th grade: 49
  • 11th grade: 69
  • 12th grade: 80
17 to 1 54 Kindergarten 12th Grade

Middle Schools within the Houston County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ashford High School
607 Church St
Ashford, AL 36312
334-899-5411
  • Total: 759
  • 7th grade: 114
  • 8th grade: 130
  • 9th grade: 148
  • 10th grade: 134
  • 11th grade: 119
  • 12th grade: 114
17 to 1 46 7th Grade 12th Grade
Houston County High School
202 West Church St
Columbia, AL 36319
334-696-2221
  • Total: 408
  • 7th grade: 74
  • 8th grade: 71
  • 9th grade: 81
  • 10th grade: 60
  • 11th grade: 62
  • 12th grade: 60
18 to 1 23 7th Grade 12th Grade
Rehobeth Middle School
5631 County Rd 203
Dothan, AL 36301
334-677-5153
  • Total: 505
  • 6th grade: 175
  • 7th grade: 162
  • 8th grade: 168
20 to 1 26 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Houston County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ashford High School
607 Church St
Ashford, AL 36312
334-899-5411
  • Total: 759
  • 7th grade: 114
  • 8th grade: 130
  • 9th grade: 148
  • 10th grade: 134
  • 11th grade: 119
  • 12th grade: 114
17 to 1 46 7th Grade 12th Grade
Cottonwood High School
663 Houston St
Cottonwood, AL 36320
334-691-2587
  • Total: 729
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 54
  • 7th grade: 58
  • 8th grade: 60
  • 9th grade: 59
  • 10th grade: 59
  • 11th grade: 53
  • 12th grade: 44
16 to 1 46 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Houston County High School
202 West Church St
Columbia, AL 36319
334-696-2221
  • Total: 408
  • 7th grade: 74
  • 8th grade: 71
  • 9th grade: 81
  • 10th grade: 60
  • 11th grade: 62
  • 12th grade: 60
18 to 1 23 7th Grade 12th Grade
Rehobeth High School
373 Malvern Rd
Dothan, AL 36301
334-677-7002
  • Total: 664
  • 9th grade: 169
  • 10th grade: 182
  • 11th grade: 167
  • 12th grade: 146
16 to 1 42 9th Grade 12th Grade
Wicksburg High School
1172 South State Hwy 123
Newton, AL 36352
334-692-5549
  • Total: 927
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 70
  • 6th grade: 83
  • 7th grade: 66
  • 8th grade: 87
  • 9th grade: 86
  • 10th grade: 49
  • 11th grade: 69
  • 12th grade: 80
17 to 1 54 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,633
  • Median family income: $40,152
  • Median male income: $26,335
  • Median female income: $14,408
  • Median income of a renter: $18,453
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,123
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,440 2,185 2,370 1,810 495