Average Teacher Salary in Putnam

The average teacher salary in Putnam is $44,059.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,158 $16,155 $17,374 $19,035 $23,028 $42,798
Kindergarten $48,790 $32,350 $36,460 $47,910 $58,370 $70,810
Elementary $48,410 $32,900 $36,810 $46,990 $56,910 $70,440
Middle school $49,200 $33,120 $37,330 $47,010 $57,690 $72,710
High school $50,740 $32,900 $37,230 $48,840 $59,360 $78,280

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,743
  • Full time teachers: 720
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 285
  • Instructional Coordinators: 8
  • Elementary Teachers: 248
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 51
  • Pre-K Teachers: 9
  • High School Teachers: 234
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 11,493

Financial Statistics for Putnam

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $37,967,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $61,638,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $14,304,000
  • Total revenue: $113,909,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $57,970,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $63,948,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $16,306,000
  • Expenditures per student: $606,000
  • Total expenditures: $112,745,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $24,806,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,023,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,447,000

Information on Schools within Putnam

Elementary Schools within the Putnam

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Eleanor H. Miller School
156 Horseman Club Rd
Palatka, FL 32177
386-329-0595
  • Total: 121
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 6
  • 3rd grade: 9
  • 4th grade: 3
  • 5th grade: 5
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 14
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 14
  • 12th grade: 16
5 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
George C. Miller Junior Intermediate
101 South Prospect St
Crescent City, FL 32112
386-698-1360
  • Total: 453
  • 4th grade: 141
  • 5th grade: 124
  • 6th grade: 188
16 to 1 28 4th Grade 6th Grade
Interlachen Elementary School
251 South County Rd 315
Interlachen, FL 32148
386-684-2130
  • Total: 816
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 150
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 128
  • 3rd grade: 136
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 116
16 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Kelley Smith Elementary School
141 Kelley Smith School Rd
Palatka, FL 32177
386-329-0568
  • Total: 828
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 116
  • 1st grade: 133
  • 2nd grade: 143
  • 3rd grade: 148
  • 4th grade: 129
  • 5th grade: 141
15 to 1 56 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mellon Elementary School
301 Mellon Rd
Palatka, FL 32177
386-329-0593
  • Total: 390
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 40
14 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Melrose Elementary School
401 State Rd 26
Melrose, FL 32666
352-475-2060
  • Total: 377
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 54
15 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Middleton-burney Elementary School
1020 Huntington Rd
Crescent City, FL 32112
386-698-1238
  • Total: 685
  • Pre-k: 60
  • Kindergarten: 185
  • 1st grade: 166
  • 2nd grade: 151
  • 3rd grade: 123
16 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
Ochwilla Elementary School
299 North State Rd 21
Hawthorne, FL 32640
352-481-0204
  • Total: 423
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 72
15 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Riverbreeze Elementary School
1100 Husson Ave
Palatka, FL 32177
386-329-0562
  • Total: 377
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 63
12 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
The Children's Reading Center
7901 St Johns Ave
Palatka, FL 32177
386-328-9990
  • Total: 142
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 17
  • 5th grade: 16
36 to 1 4 Kindergarten 5th Grade
William D. Moseley Elementary School
1001 Husson Ave
Palatka, FL 32177
386-329-0566
  • Total: 270
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 44
13 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Putnam

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Crescent City Junior/senior High School
2201 South Hwy 17
Crescent City, FL 32112
386-698-1629
  • Total: 816
  • Pre-k: 5
  • 7th grade: 168
  • 8th grade: 186
  • 9th grade: 138
  • 10th grade: 128
  • 11th grade: 95
  • 12th grade: 96
18 to 1 46 7th Grade 12th Grade
Interlachen High School
126 North State Rd 315
Interlachen, FL 32148
904-684-2116
  • Total: 947
  • Pre-k: 2
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 294
  • 10th grade: 242
  • 11th grade: 213
  • 12th grade: 195
19 to 1 50 8th Grade 12th Grade
Q. I. Roberts Middle School
901 State Rd 100
Florahome, FL 32140
386-659-1737
  • Total: 329
  • 6th grade: 109
  • 7th grade: 111
  • 8th grade: 109
18 to 1 18 6th Grade 8th Grade
Robert H. Jenkins Junior Middle
1100 North 19th St
Palatka, FL 32177
386-329-0588
  • Total: 657
  • 6th grade: 226
  • 7th grade: 220
  • 8th grade: 211
17 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade
W. H. Beasley Middle School
1100 South 18th St
Palatka, FL 32177
386-329-0569
  • Total: 503
  • 6th grade: 189
  • 7th grade: 169
  • 8th grade: 145
14 to 1 35 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Putnam

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Crescent City Junior/senior High School
2201 South Hwy 17
Crescent City, FL 32112
386-698-1629
  • Total: 816
  • Pre-k: 5
  • 7th grade: 168
  • 8th grade: 186
  • 9th grade: 138
  • 10th grade: 128
  • 11th grade: 95
  • 12th grade: 96
18 to 1 46 7th Grade 12th Grade
Eleanor H. Miller School
156 Horseman Club Rd
Palatka, FL 32177
386-329-0595
  • Total: 121
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 6
  • 3rd grade: 9
  • 4th grade: 3
  • 5th grade: 5
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 14
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 14
  • 12th grade: 16
5 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Interlachen High School
126 North State Rd 315
Interlachen, FL 32148
904-684-2116
  • Total: 947
  • Pre-k: 2
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 294
  • 10th grade: 242
  • 11th grade: 213
  • 12th grade: 195
19 to 1 50 8th Grade 12th Grade
Palatka High School
302 Mellon Rd
Palatka, FL 32177
386-329-0577
  • Total: 1,505
  • Pre-k: 3
  • 9th grade: 427
  • 10th grade: 436
  • 11th grade: 312
  • 12th grade: 327
19 to 1 78 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Putnam (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Browning-pearce Elementary School
100 Bear Blvd
San Mateo, FL 32187
386-329-0557
  • Total: 800
  • Pre-k: 68
  • Kindergarten: 156
  • 1st grade: 138
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 115
  • 4th grade: 120
  • 5th grade: 101
17 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
C. H. Price Middle School
140 North County Rd 315
Interlachen, FL 32148
386-684-2113
  • Total: 529
  • 6th grade: 177
  • 7th grade: 180
  • 8th grade: 172
17 to 1 31 6th Grade 8th Grade
James A. Long Elementary School
1400 Old Jacksonville Hwy
Palatka, FL 32177
386-329-0575
  • Total: 525
  • Pre-k: 57
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 72
16 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,603
  • Median family income: $34,499
  • Median male income: $23,862
  • Median female income: $15,113
  • Median income of a renter: $16,151
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,016
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    6,860 4,325 4,040 3,130 1,100