Average Teacher Salary in Lauderdale County

The average teacher salary in Lauderdale County is $39,492.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,470 $14,430 $15,490 $24,810 $29,920 $33,260
Kindergarten $43,580 $28,700 $39,410 $45,530 $50,080 $53,000
Elementary $45,160 $31,030 $39,050 $46,280 $51,890 $58,040
Middle school $37,980 $24,900 $28,240 $36,120 $48,370 $53,500
High school $46,270 $31,330 $39,500 $46,170 $53,310 $59,670

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,066
  • Full time teachers: 544
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 4
  • Instructional Coordinators: 117
  • Elementary Teachers: 226
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 60
  • Pre-K Teachers: 8
  • High School Teachers: 250
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 9,009

Financial Statistics for Lauderdale County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $18,827,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $49,434,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,603,000
  • Total revenue: $73,864,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $43,918,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $39,555,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $16,188,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,051,000
  • Total expenditures: $76,469,000

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 Lauderdale County

Elementary Schools within the Lauderdale County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Anderson Jr High School
201 Bayles St
Anderson, AL 35610
256-247-5673
  • Total: 219
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 27
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 23
  • 6th grade: 15
  • 7th grade: 22
  • 8th grade: 18
  • 9th grade: 13
14 to 1 16 Kindergarten 9th Grade
Brooks Elementary School
100 School Ln
Killen, AL 35645
256-757-2171
  • Total: 940
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 132
  • 1st grade: 110
  • 2nd grade: 121
  • 3rd grade: 131
  • 4th grade: 155
  • 5th grade: 130
  • 6th grade: 140
17 to 1 56 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Central High School
3000 County Rd 200
Florence, AL 35633
256-764-2903
  • Total: 1,303
  • 9th grade: 128
  • 10th grade: 102
  • 11th grade: 89
  • 12th grade: 92
16 to 1 84 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Cloverdale Jr High School
12101 Hwy 157 North
Florence, AL 35633
256-764-4816
  • Total: 226
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 14
  • 3rd grade: 14
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 23
  • 7th grade: 19
  • 8th grade: 20
  • 9th grade: 24
14 to 1 16 Kindergarten 9th Grade
Kilby Laboratory School
615 North Pine St
Florence, AL 35632
256-765-4303
  • Total: 147
  • Kindergarten: 17
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 23
  • 5th grade: 26
  • 6th grade: 24
17 to 1 9 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Lauderdale County High School
P O Drawer 220
Rogersville, AL 35652
256-247-3414
  • Total: 1,061
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 71
  • 7th grade: 88
  • 8th grade: 75
  • 9th grade: 82
  • 10th grade: 108
  • 11th grade: 103
  • 12th grade: 90
17 to 1 63 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Lexington School
101 School St
Lexington, AL 35648
256-229-6622
  • Total: 917
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 64
  • 6th grade: 71
  • 7th grade: 79
  • 8th grade: 87
  • 9th grade: 69
  • 10th grade: 87
  • 11th grade: 62
  • 12th grade: 61
18 to 1 53 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Rogers High School
300 Rogers Ln
Florence, AL 35634
256-757-3106
  • Total: 1,333
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 120
  • 6th grade: 103
  • 7th grade: 105
  • 8th grade: 117
  • 9th grade: 100
  • 10th grade: 117
  • 11th grade: 94
  • 12th grade: 120
16 to 1 83 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Underwood Elementary School
4725 Hwy 157
Florence, AL 35633
256-764-8939
  • Total: 313
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 35
17 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Waterloo High School
311 School House Ln
Waterloo, AL 35677
256-766-3100
  • Total: 355
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 30
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 24
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 21
  • 7th grade: 35
  • 8th grade: 33
  • 9th grade: 30
  • 10th grade: 37
  • 11th grade: 31
  • 12th grade: 33
13 to 1 27 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Wilson High School
7601 Hwy 17
Florence, AL 35634
256-764-8470
  • Total: 1,391
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 109
  • 6th grade: 97
  • 7th grade: 148
  • 8th grade: 140
  • 9th grade: 123
  • 10th grade: 117
  • 11th grade: 106
  • 12th grade: 104
18 to 1 80 Kindergarten 12th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lauderdale County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brooks High School
4300 Hwy 72
Killen, AL 35645
256-757-2115
  • Total: 804
  • 7th grade: 123
  • 8th grade: 157
  • 9th grade: 140
  • 10th grade: 132
  • 11th grade: 116
  • 12th grade: 136
19 to 1 43 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Lauderdale County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brooks High School
4300 Hwy 72
Killen, AL 35645
256-757-2115
  • Total: 804
  • 7th grade: 123
  • 8th grade: 157
  • 9th grade: 140
  • 10th grade: 132
  • 11th grade: 116
  • 12th grade: 136
19 to 1 43 7th Grade 12th Grade
Central High School
3000 County Rd 200
Florence, AL 35633
256-764-2903
  • Total: 1,303
  • 9th grade: 128
  • 10th grade: 102
  • 11th grade: 89
  • 12th grade: 92
16 to 1 84 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Lauderdale County High School
P O Drawer 220
Rogersville, AL 35652
256-247-3414
  • Total: 1,061
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 71
  • 7th grade: 88
  • 8th grade: 75
  • 9th grade: 82
  • 10th grade: 108
  • 11th grade: 103
  • 12th grade: 90
17 to 1 63 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Lexington School
101 School St
Lexington, AL 35648
256-229-6622
  • Total: 917
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 64
  • 6th grade: 71
  • 7th grade: 79
  • 8th grade: 87
  • 9th grade: 69
  • 10th grade: 87
  • 11th grade: 62
  • 12th grade: 61
18 to 1 53 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Rogers High School
300 Rogers Ln
Florence, AL 35634
256-757-3106
  • Total: 1,333
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 120
  • 6th grade: 103
  • 7th grade: 105
  • 8th grade: 117
  • 9th grade: 100
  • 10th grade: 117
  • 11th grade: 94
  • 12th grade: 120
16 to 1 83 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Waterloo High School
311 School House Ln
Waterloo, AL 35677
256-766-3100
  • Total: 355
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 30
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 24
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 21
  • 7th grade: 35
  • 8th grade: 33
  • 9th grade: 30
  • 10th grade: 37
  • 11th grade: 31
  • 12th grade: 33
13 to 1 27 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Wilson High School
7601 Hwy 17
Florence, AL 35634
256-764-8470
  • Total: 1,391
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 109
  • 6th grade: 97
  • 7th grade: 148
  • 8th grade: 140
  • 9th grade: 123
  • 10th grade: 117
  • 11th grade: 106
  • 12th grade: 104
18 to 1 80 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,033
  • Median family income: $41,763
  • Median male income: $28,409
  • Median female income: $15,018
  • Median income of a renter: $21,415
  • Median income of a home owner: $39,909
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,720 3,675 3,585 3,515 1,180