Average Teacher Salary in Huntsville City

The average teacher salary in Huntsville 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

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,263
  • Full time teachers: 1,782
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 78
  • Instructional Coordinators: 226
  • Elementary Teachers: 806
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 155
  • Pre-K Teachers: 31
  • High School Teachers: 789
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 23,111

Financial Statistics for Huntsville City

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $93,921,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $113,708,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $19,326,000
  • Total revenue: $226,955,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $127,911,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $127,652,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $47,584,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,291,000
  • Total expenditures: $224,750,000

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 Huntsville City

Elementary Schools within the Huntsville City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Academy For Academics & Arts
2800 Poplacear St NW
Huntsville, AL 35816
256-428-7600
  • Total: 412
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 54
  • 7th grade: 47
  • 8th grade: 46
12 to 1 34 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Academy For Science & Foreign Language
3221 Mastin Lake Rd
Huntsville, AL 35810
256-428-7000
  • Total: 399
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 68
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 51
12 to 1 34 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Blossomwood Elementary School
1321 Woodmont Ave
Huntsville, AL 35801
256-428-7020
  • Total: 498
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 96
17 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Challenger Elementary School
13555 Chaney Thompson Rd
Huntsville, AL 35803
256-428-7060
  • Total: 521
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 100
14 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Chapman Elementary School
2006 Reuben Dr
Huntsville, AL 35811
256-428-7080
  • Total: 286
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 42
12 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
East Clinton Elementary School
605 Clinton Ave
Huntsville, AL 35801
256-428-7140
  • Total: 139
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 22
  • 2nd grade: 23
  • 3rd grade: 28
  • 4th grade: 17
  • 5th grade: 25
9 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Farley Elementary School
2900 Green Cove Rd SW
Huntsville, AL 35803
256-428-7160
  • Total: 376
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 70
13 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hampton Cove Elementary
261 Old 431 Hwy
Owens Cross Roads, AL 35763
256-428-7180
  • Total: 953
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 159
  • 1st grade: 133
  • 2nd grade: 175
  • 3rd grade: 146
  • 4th grade: 164
  • 5th grade: 161
16 to 1 59 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Highlands Elementary School
2500 Barney Ave
Huntsville, AL 35810
256-428-7200
  • Total: 502
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 89
15 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
James E Williams School
155 Barren Fork Rd
Huntsville, AL 35824
256-428-7540
  • Total: 700
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 83
  • 6th grade: 88
  • 7th grade: 71
  • 8th grade: 76
14 to 1 50 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Jones Valley Elementary School
4908 Garth Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
256-428-7220
  • Total: 507
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 97
15 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lakewood Elementary School
3501 Kenwood Dr
Huntsville, AL 35810
256-428-7240
  • Total: 390
  • Kindergarten: 126
  • 1st grade: 140
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 123
  • 4th grade: 120
  • 5th grade: 112
13 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln Elementary School
1110 Meridian St North
Huntsville, AL 35801
256-428-7260
  • Total: 149
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 106
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 120
  • 5th grade: 115
12 to 1 12 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Louis J Morris Elementary School
4801 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805
256-428-7340
  • Total: 321
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 43
13 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School
3112 Meridian St
Huntsville, AL 35811
256-428-7100
  • Total: 299
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 47
16 to 1 19 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mcdonnell Elementary School
4010 Binderton Place
Huntsville, AL 35805
256-428-7280
  • Total: 417
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 66
16 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Monte Sano Elementary School
1107 Monte Sano Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35801
256-428-7300
  • Total: 214
  • Kindergarten: 24
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 41
14 to 1 16 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Montview Elementary School
2600 Garvin Rd NW
Huntsville, AL 35810
256-428-7320
  • Total: 245
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 31
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 47
15 to 1 16 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mt Gap Elementary School
821 Mt Gap Rd
Huntsville, AL 35803
256-428-7360
  • Total: 341
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 61
14 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Providence School
10 Challk Stone St
Huntsville, AL 35805
256-428-7125
  • Total: 867
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 112
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 116
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 115
  • 6th grade: 79
  • 7th grade: 84
  • 8th grade: 77
16 to 1 55 Kindergarten 7th Grade
Ridgecrest Elementary School
3505 Cerro Vista SW
Huntsville, AL 35805
256-428-7380
  • Total: 374
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 54
13 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Roger B Chaffee Elementary School
7900 Whittier Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
256-428-7040
  • Total: 350
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 55
15 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Rolling Hills Elementary School
2901 Hilltop Terr
Huntsville, AL 35810
256-428-7400
  • Total: 394
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 57
15 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Terry Heights Elementary School
2820 Barbara Dr NW
Huntsville, AL 35816
256-428-7420
  • Total: 222
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 34
  • 2nd grade: 32
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 30
  • 5th grade: 30
13 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Univ Place Elementary School
4503 University Ave NW
Huntsville, AL 35816
256-428-7440
  • Total: 344
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 49
15 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Weatherly Heights Elementary School
1307 Canstatt Dr
Huntsville, AL 35803
256-428-7460
  • Total: 576
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 90
14 to 1 43 Kindergarten 5th Grade
West Huntsville Elementary School
3001 9th Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805
256-428-7480
  • Total: 262
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 32
  • 5th grade: 35
13 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
West Mastin Lake Elementary School
5308 Mastin Lake Rd NW
Huntsville, AL 35810
256-428-7500
  • Total: 329
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 55
14 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Whitesburg Elementary School
6810 Whitesburg Dr
Huntsville, AL 35802
256-428-7520
  • Total: 335
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 65
14 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Huntsville City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Academy For Academics & Arts
2800 Poplacear St NW
Huntsville, AL 35816
256-428-7600
  • Total: 412
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 54
  • 7th grade: 47
  • 8th grade: 46
12 to 1 34 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Academy For Science & Foreign Language
3221 Mastin Lake Rd
Huntsville, AL 35810
256-428-7000
  • Total: 399
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 68
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 51
12 to 1 34 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Challenger Middle School
13555 Chaney Thompson Rd
Huntsville, AL 35803
256-428-7620
  • Total: 565
  • 6th grade: 199
  • 7th grade: 180
  • 8th grade: 186
15 to 1 37 6th Grade 8th Grade
Chapman Middle School
2006 Reuben Dr NE
Huntsville, AL 35811
256-428-7640
  • Total: 305
  • 6th grade: 90
  • 7th grade: 108
  • 8th grade: 107
10 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade
Davis Hills Middle School
3221 Mastin Lake Rd
Huntsville, AL 35810
256-428-7660
  • Total: 355
  • 6th grade: 117
  • 7th grade: 111
  • 8th grade: 127
13 to 1 27 6th Grade 8th Grade
Edward White Middle School
4800 Sparkman Dr
Huntsville, AL 35810
256-428-7680
  • Total: 438
  • 6th grade: 178
  • 7th grade: 125
  • 8th grade: 135
13 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade
Hampton Cove Middle School
261 Old 431 Hwy
Hampton Cove, AL 35763
256-428-8380
  • Total: 503
  • 6th grade: 180
  • 7th grade: 170
  • 8th grade: 153
16 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade
Huntsville Middle School
817 Adams St SE
Huntsville, AL 35801
256-428-7700
  • Total: 645
  • 6th grade: 220
  • 7th grade: 215
  • 8th grade: 210
18 to 1 36 6th Grade 8th Grade
James E Williams School
155 Barren Fork Rd
Huntsville, AL 35824
256-428-7540
  • Total: 700
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 83
  • 6th grade: 88
  • 7th grade: 71
  • 8th grade: 76
14 to 1 50 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Mt Gap Middle School
821 Mt Gap Rd
Huntsville, AL 35803
256-428-7720
  • Total: 427
  • 6th grade: 137
  • 7th grade: 144
  • 8th grade: 146
14 to 1 30 6th Grade 8th Grade
Providence School
10 Challk Stone St
Huntsville, AL 35805
256-428-7125
  • Total: 867
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 112
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 116
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 115
  • 6th grade: 79
  • 7th grade: 84
  • 8th grade: 77
16 to 1 55 Kindergarten 7th Grade
Roy L Stone Middle School
2620 Clinton Ave
Huntsville, AL 35805
256-428-7740
  • Total: 377
  • 6th grade: 134
  • 7th grade: 126
  • 8th grade: 117
12 to 1 31 6th Grade 8th Grade
Westlawn Middle School
4217 9th Ave West
Huntsville, AL 35805
256-428-7760
  • Total: 232
  • 6th grade: 85
  • 7th grade: 63
  • 8th grade: 84
11 to 1 20 6th Grade 8th Grade
Whitesburg Middle School
107 Sanders Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
256-428-7780
  • Total: 594
  • 6th grade: 232
  • 7th grade: 177
  • 8th grade: 185
17 to 1 36 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Huntsville City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Columbia High School
300 Explaceorer Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35806
256-428-7576
  • Total: 603
  • 9th grade: 175
  • 10th grade: 157
  • 11th grade: 135
  • 12th grade: 136
15 to 1 41 9th Grade 12th Grade
Huntsville High School
2304 Billie Watkins SW
Huntsville, AL 35801
256-428-8050
  • Total: 1,595
  • 9th grade: 457
  • 10th grade: 396
  • 11th grade: 368
  • 12th grade: 374
18 to 1 88 9th Grade 12th Grade
Jo Johnson High School
6201 Pueblo Dr NW
Huntsville, AL 35810
256-428-8100
  • Total: 788
  • 9th grade: 253
  • 10th grade: 206
  • 11th grade: 170
  • 12th grade: 159
16 to 1 48 9th Grade 12th Grade
Lee High School
606 Forest Circle NE
Huntsville, AL 35811
256-428-8150
  • Total: 796
  • 10th grade: 537
  • 11th grade: 472
  • 12th grade: 430
13 to 1 62 9th Grade 12th Grade
New Century Technology Demo High School
300 Explaceorer Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35806
256-428-7800
  • Total: 287
  • 9th grade: 75
  • 10th grade: 96
  • 11th grade: 72
  • 12th grade: 44
19 to 1 15 9th Grade 12th Grade
Senior Butler High School
3401 Holmes Ave
Huntsville, AL 35816
256-428-7950
  • Total: 669
  • 9th grade: 238
  • 10th grade: 176
  • 11th grade: 120
  • 12th grade: 135
13 to 1 54 9th Grade 12th Grade
Virgil Grissom High School
7901 Bailey Cove Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
256-428-8000
  • Total: 2,011
  • 9th grade: 584
  • 10th grade: 540
  • 11th grade: 453
  • 12th grade: 434
18 to 1 110 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Huntsville City (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Community Intensive Treatment Youth
104 Spacegate Dr
Huntsville, AL 35806
256-852-1224
  • Total: 21
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 3
not available not available 7th Grade 11th Grade
Huntsville Center For Technology
2800 Drake Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805
256-428-7810
  • Total: 7
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 12th grade: 5
not available 16 9th Grade 12th Grade
The Seldon Center
2820 Holmes Ave
Huntsville, AL 35816
256-428-7830
  • Total: 171
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 15
  • 9th grade: 63
  • 10th grade: 34
  • 11th grade: 24
  • 12th grade: 22
8 to 1 21 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $23,904
  • Median family income: $52,016
  • Median male income: $28,770
  • Median female income: $17,160
  • Median income of a renter: $24,061
  • Median income of a home owner: $55,766
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    8,970 6,935 8,250 10,345 7,815