Average Teacher Salary in Walker County

The average teacher salary in Walker County is $43,534.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,440 $15,240 $17,620 $21,660 $25,340 $30,920
Kindergarten $47,060 $34,210 $42,110 $48,920 $54,480 $59,450
Elementary $48,890 $36,090 $41,350 $48,230 $55,910 $64,510
Middle school $49,560 $37,990 $42,850 $48,980 $56,060 $63,720
High school $49,720 $37,050 $42,270 $49,560 $56,660 $63,210

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,088
  • Full time teachers: 511
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 5
  • Instructional Coordinators: 99
  • Elementary Teachers: 241
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 42
  • Pre-K Teachers: 8
  • High School Teachers: 221
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,351

Financial Statistics for Walker County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $20,302,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $48,375,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,638,000
  • Total revenue: $77,315,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $43,242,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $42,777,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $16,967,000
  • Expenditures per student: $903,000
  • Total expenditures: $83,000,000

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 Walker County

Elementary Schools within the Walker County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bankhead Middle School
110 School Rd
Cordova, AL 35550
205-483-7245
  • Total: 302
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 79
  • 7th grade: 70
  • 8th grade: 84
18 to 1 17 5th Grade 8th Grade
Carbon Hill Elementary / Junior High School
283 Bulldog Blvd
Carbon Hill, AL 35549
205-924-4101
  • Total: 571
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 62
  • 6th grade: 56
  • 7th grade: 77
  • 8th grade: 81
16 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Cordova Elementary School
35 North St
Cordova, AL 35550
205-483-7666
  • Total: 349
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 73
16 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Curry Elementary School
85 Yellow Jacket Dr
Jasper, AL 35503
205-387-7845
  • Total: 512
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 108
  • 4th grade: 125
13 to 1 39 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Curry Middle School
115 Yellow Jacket Dr
Jasper, AL 35503
205-384-3441
  • Total: 436
  • 5th grade: 111
  • 6th grade: 99
  • 7th grade: 119
  • 8th grade: 107
21 to 1 21 5th Grade 8th Grade
Farmstead Jr High School
2760 Hwy 195
Jasper, AL 35503
205-221-2001
  • Total: 255
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 30
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 27
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 22
13 to 1 20 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Lupton Jr High School
1110 Prospect Rd
Nauvoo, AL 35578
205-384-5838
  • Total: 517
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 57
17 to 1 31 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Oakman Elementary School
142 School St
Oakman, AL 35579
205-622-3611
  • Total: 460
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 73
16 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Parrish Elementary School
95 Engel St
Parrish, AL 35580
205-686-5061
  • Total: 235
  • Kindergarten: 30
  • 1st grade: 29
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 30
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 34
13 to 1 18 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Sipsey Jr High School
Park St
Sipsey, AL 35584
205-648-5083
  • Total: 306
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 31
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 32
  • 7th grade: 33
  • 8th grade: 29
15 to 1 20 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Sumiton Elementary Middle School
275 1st St North
Sumiton, AL 35148
205-648-2390
  • Total: 821
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 92
  • 7th grade: 97
  • 8th grade: 96
16 to 1 52 Kindergarten 8th Grade
T School Boyd School
23 Austin Circle
Dora, AL 35062
205-648-5912
  • Total: 239
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 30
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 30
  • 6th grade: 30
  • 7th grade: 18
  • 8th grade: 24
15 to 1 16 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Townley Jr High School
62 Townley School Rd
Townley, AL 35587
205-924-8424
  • Total: 212
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 16
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 29
  • 7th grade: 22
  • 8th grade: 21
14 to 1 15 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Valley Jr High School
155 Valley School Rd
Jasper, AL 35504
205-483-9381
  • Total: 599
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 70
  • 6th grade: 71
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 61
15 to 1 40 Kindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Walker County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bankhead Middle School
110 School Rd
Cordova, AL 35550
205-483-7245
  • Total: 302
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 79
  • 7th grade: 70
  • 8th grade: 84
18 to 1 17 5th Grade 8th Grade
Carbon Hill Elementary / Junior High School
283 Bulldog Blvd
Carbon Hill, AL 35549
205-924-4101
  • Total: 571
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 62
  • 6th grade: 56
  • 7th grade: 77
  • 8th grade: 81
16 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Curry Middle School
115 Yellow Jacket Dr
Jasper, AL 35503
205-384-3441
  • Total: 436
  • 5th grade: 111
  • 6th grade: 99
  • 7th grade: 119
  • 8th grade: 107
21 to 1 21 5th Grade 8th Grade
Farmstead Jr High School
2760 Hwy 195
Jasper, AL 35503
205-221-2001
  • Total: 255
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 30
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 27
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 22
13 to 1 20 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Lupton Jr High School
1110 Prospect Rd
Nauvoo, AL 35578
205-384-5838
  • Total: 517
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 57
17 to 1 31 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Oakman High School
10699 Main St
Oakman, AL 35579
205-622-3381
  • Total: 377
  • 7th grade: 62
  • 8th grade: 63
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 54
  • 11th grade: 73
  • 12th grade: 69
17 to 1 23 7th Grade 12th Grade
Parrish High School
35 Tornado Alley
Parrish, AL 35580
205-686-7701
  • Total: 186
  • 7th grade: 32
  • 8th grade: 37
  • 9th grade: 35
  • 10th grade: 28
  • 11th grade: 24
  • 12th grade: 30
10 to 1 18 7th Grade 12th Grade
Sipsey Jr High School
Park St
Sipsey, AL 35584
205-648-5083
  • Total: 306
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 31
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 32
  • 7th grade: 33
  • 8th grade: 29
15 to 1 20 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Sumiton Elementary Middle School
275 1st St North
Sumiton, AL 35148
205-648-2390
  • Total: 821
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 92
  • 7th grade: 97
  • 8th grade: 96
16 to 1 52 Kindergarten 8th Grade
T School Boyd School
23 Austin Circle
Dora, AL 35062
205-648-5912
  • Total: 239
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 30
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 30
  • 6th grade: 30
  • 7th grade: 18
  • 8th grade: 24
15 to 1 16 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Townley Jr High School
62 Townley School Rd
Townley, AL 35587
205-924-8424
  • Total: 212
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 16
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 29
  • 7th grade: 22
  • 8th grade: 21
14 to 1 15 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Valley Jr High School
155 Valley School Rd
Jasper, AL 35504
205-483-9381
  • Total: 599
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 70
  • 6th grade: 71
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 61
15 to 1 40 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Walker County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carbon Hill High School
217 Bulldog Blvd
Carbon Hill, AL 35549
205-924-8821
  • Total: 374
  • 9th grade: 117
  • 10th grade: 93
  • 11th grade: 81
  • 12th grade: 83
17 to 1 22 9th Grade 12th Grade
Cordova High School
1 Blue Devil Way
Cordova, AL 35550
205-483-7404
  • Total: 362
  • 9th grade: 106
  • 10th grade: 90
  • 11th grade: 93
  • 12th grade: 73
17 to 1 22 9th Grade 12th Grade
Curry High School
155 Yellow Jacket Dr
Jasper, AL 35503
205-384-3887
  • Total: 664
  • 9th grade: 203
  • 10th grade: 156
  • 11th grade: 168
  • 12th grade: 137
15 to 1 43 9th Grade 12th Grade
Dora High School
330 Glenn C Gant Circlecle
Dora, AL 35062
205-648-6863
  • Total: 574
  • 9th grade: 191
  • 10th grade: 116
  • 11th grade: 136
  • 12th grade: 131
18 to 1 32 9th Grade 12th Grade
Oakman High School
10699 Main St
Oakman, AL 35579
205-622-3381
  • Total: 377
  • 7th grade: 62
  • 8th grade: 63
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 54
  • 11th grade: 73
  • 12th grade: 69
17 to 1 23 7th Grade 12th Grade
Parrish High School
35 Tornado Alley
Parrish, AL 35580
205-686-7701
  • Total: 186
  • 7th grade: 32
  • 8th grade: 37
  • 9th grade: 35
  • 10th grade: 28
  • 11th grade: 24
  • 12th grade: 30
10 to 1 18 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,566
  • Median family income: $33,521
  • Median male income: $25,717
  • Median female income: $13,905
  • Median income of a renter: $16,254
  • Median income of a home owner: $30,988
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    6,025 3,750 3,390 2,780 705