Average Teacher Salary in Cook County School District

The average teacher salary in Cook County School District is $46,889.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,995 $14,320 $15,217 $16,947 $34,457 $50,445
Kindergarten $48,955 $30,260 $39,002 $49,605 $60,072 $67,810
Elementary $52,715 $36,972 $43,435 $52,270 $62,172 $70,875
Middle school $52,377 $36,047 $42,685 $52,917 $62,155 $68,980
High school $54,407 $36,100 $44,017 $53,862 $63,825 $74,300

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General Facts

  • Staff: 504
  • Full time teachers: 220
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 83
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 107
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 14
  • Pre-K Teachers: 11
  • High School Teachers: 89
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,848

Financial Statistics for Cook County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,642,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $17,782,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,769,000
  • Total revenue: $30,193,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $17,383,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $17,079,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,482,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $29,034,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,793,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,435,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $581,000

Information on Schools within Cook County School District

Elementary Schools within the Cook County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cook Elementary School
211 Memorial Dr SE
Atlanta, GA 30312
404-802-8500
  • Total: 329
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 49
13 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Cook Primary School
1531 Patterson St
Adel, GA 31620
229-549-7713
  • Total: 931
  • Pre-k: 209
  • Kindergarten: 245
  • 1st grade: 255
  • 2nd grade: 222
15 to 1 62 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Cook County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cook County Middle School
1601 North Elm St
Sparks, GA 31647
229-549-5999
  • Total: 768
  • 6th grade: 259
  • 7th grade: 254
  • 8th grade: 255
15 to 1 53 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Cook County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cook County High School
1200 North Hutchinson Ave
Adel, GA 31620
229-896-2213
  • Total: 820
  • 9th grade: 265
  • 10th grade: 225
  • 11th grade: 156
  • 12th grade: 174
15 to 1 55 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,465
  • Median family income: $31,820
  • Median male income: $22,346
  • Median female income: $12,928
  • Median income of a renter: $20,426
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,262
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,645 1,025 875 580 184