Average Teacher Salary in Ben Hill County School District

The average teacher salary in Ben Hill County School District is $47,334.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,010 $14,160 $14,820 $15,920 $36,910 $55,770
Kindergarten $50,610 $34,120 $41,390 $50,780 $61,420 $68,580
Elementary $52,470 $36,730 $43,270 $52,100 $61,930 $70,520
Middle school $52,330 $35,810 $42,570 $53,430 $62,190 $67,980
High school $54,250 $35,490 $43,650 $53,490 $63,640 $74,340

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General Facts

  • Staff: 477
  • Full time teachers: 232
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 73
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 111
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 21
  • Pre-K Teachers: 10
  • High School Teachers: 90
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,365

Financial Statistics for Ben Hill County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,356,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $20,613,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,038,000
  • Total revenue: $34,007,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $20,880,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $18,650,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,557,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $32,800,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,932,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,951,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $635,000

Information on Schools within Ben Hill County School District

Elementary Schools within the Ben Hill County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ben Hill County Elementary School
327 Dewey Mcglamry Rd
Fitzgerald, GA 31750
229-409-5586
  • Total: 740
  • 3rd grade: 257
  • 4th grade: 262
  • 5th grade: 221
16 to 1 47 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Ben Hill County Primary School
221 Jc Hunter Rd
Fitzgerald, GA 31750
229-409-5592
  • Total: 1,040
  • Pre-k: 154
  • Kindergarten: 340
  • 1st grade: 276
  • 2nd grade: 270
17 to 1 62 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Ben Hill County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ben Hill County Middle School
134 Jc Hunter Rd
Fitzgerald, GA 31750
229-409-5578
  • Total: 724
  • 6th grade: 243
  • 7th grade: 245
  • 8th grade: 236
15 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Ben Hill County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fitzgerald High School
601 West Cypress St
Fitzgerald, GA 31750
229-409-5530
  • Total: 861
  • 9th grade: 261
  • 10th grade: 207
  • 11th grade: 205
  • 12th grade: 188
14 to 1 62 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,093
  • Median family income: $33,023
  • Median male income: $23,360
  • Median female income: $13,636
  • Median income of a renter: $15,736
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,923
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,785 865 980 785 295