Average Teacher Salary in Lamar County

The average teacher salary in Lamar County is $47,087.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Kindergarten $46,410 $36,730 $41,740 $46,490 $51,310 $58,150
Elementary $49,310 $38,930 $44,610 $49,940 $54,810 $59,720
Middle school $46,590 $38,850 $42,780 $46,650 $51,330 $54,260
High school $46,040 $35,760 $41,060 $46,180 $51,570 $57,270

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General Facts

  • Staff: 307
  • Full time teachers: 148
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 0
  • Instructional Coordinators: 17
  • Elementary Teachers: 61
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 17
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 69
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,341

Financial Statistics for Lamar County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,931,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $14,465,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,061,000
  • Total revenue: $20,457,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $10,484,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,008,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,368,000
  • Expenditures per student: $657,000
  • Total expenditures: $20,241,000

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 Lamar County

Elementary Schools within the Lamar County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lamar County High-intermediate
8990 Hwy 18
Vernon, AL 35592
205-695-7717
  • Total: 661
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 89
  • 7th grade: 92
  • 8th grade: 92
  • 9th grade: 72
  • 10th grade: 69
  • 11th grade: 56
  • 12th grade: 59
18 to 1 37 4th Grade 12th Grade
South Lamar School
300 Sls Rd
Millport, AL 35576
205-662-4411
  • Total: 535
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 36
  • 6th grade: 47
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 43
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 43
  • 11th grade: 32
  • 12th grade: 34
16 to 1 34 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Sulligent School
500 Elm St
Sulligent, AL 35586
205-698-9254
  • Total: 807
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 61
  • 7th grade: 71
  • 8th grade: 69
  • 9th grade: 80
  • 10th grade: 65
  • 11th grade: 56
  • 12th grade: 40
17 to 1 49 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Vernon Elementary School
8990 Hwy 18 West
Vernon, AL 35592
205-695-7717
  • Total: 338
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 83
15 to 1 23 Kindergarten 3rd Grade

High Schools within the Lamar County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lamar County High-intermediate
8990 Hwy 18
Vernon, AL 35592
205-695-7717
  • Total: 661
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 89
  • 7th grade: 92
  • 8th grade: 92
  • 9th grade: 72
  • 10th grade: 69
  • 11th grade: 56
  • 12th grade: 59
18 to 1 37 4th Grade 12th Grade
South Lamar School
300 Sls Rd
Millport, AL 35576
205-662-4411
  • Total: 535
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 36
  • 6th grade: 47
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 43
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 43
  • 11th grade: 32
  • 12th grade: 34
16 to 1 34 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Sulligent School
500 Elm St
Sulligent, AL 35586
205-698-9254
  • Total: 807
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 61
  • 7th grade: 71
  • 8th grade: 69
  • 9th grade: 80
  • 10th grade: 65
  • 11th grade: 56
  • 12th grade: 40
17 to 1 49 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,435
  • Median family income: $33,050
  • Median male income: $25,627
  • Median female income: $12,708
  • Median income of a renter: $14,481
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,649
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,670 1,145 955 795 150