Average Teacher Salary in Russell County

The average teacher salary in Russell County is $46,198.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $19,830 $14,290 $15,150 $16,800 $19,260 $33,730
Kindergarten $54,300 $37,980 $45,760 $56,350 $63,690 $69,020
Elementary $48,963 $36,416 $41,753 $48,956 $56,210 $63,143
Middle school $56,110 $38,280 $43,840 $50,490 $68,450 $84,010
High school $51,790 $34,463 $40,700 $51,540 $62,210 $71,663

How to Become a Teacher in Russell County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 469
  • Full time teachers: 203
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 0
  • Instructional Coordinators: 38
  • Elementary Teachers: 91
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 18
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 93
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,404

Financial Statistics for Russell County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,022,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,412,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,655,000
  • Total revenue: $33,089,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $16,318,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $16,959,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,984,000
  • Expenditures per student: $307,000
  • Total expenditures: $34,675,000

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 Russell County

Elementary Schools within the Russell County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dixie Elementary School
4914 Us Hwy 80 West
Opelika, AL 36804
334-298-0131
  • Total: 234
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 6th grade: 25
14 to 1 17 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Ladonia Elementary School
9 Woodland Dr
Phenix City, AL 36869
334-297-7313
  • Total: 567
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 79
16 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Mt Olive Elementary School
454 State Hwy 165
Seale, AL 36875
334-855-4517
  • Total: 446
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 61
17 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Oliver Elementary School
77 Longview St
Seale, AL 36875
334-855-3225
  • Total: 401
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 50
15 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Russell Elementary School
733 Railrd St
Hurtsboro, AL 36860
334-667-7471
  • Total: 162
  • Kindergarten: 14
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 20
  • 5th grade: 28
  • 6th grade: 31
14 to 1 12 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Russell County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Russell County Middle School
4716 Old Seale Hwy
Seale, AL 36875
334-855-4453
  • Total: 583
  • 7th grade: 307
  • 8th grade: 276
19 to 1 30 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Russell County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Russell County High School
4699 Old Seale Hwy
Seale, AL 36875
334-855-4378
  • Total: 1,011
  • 9th grade: 324
  • 10th grade: 239
  • 11th grade: 229
  • 12th grade: 219
16 to 1 62 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,484
  • Median family income: $36,691
  • Median male income: $25,892
  • Median female income: $15,594
  • Median income of a renter: $22,833
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,900
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,005 1,465 1,545 1,265 190