Average Teacher Salary in Decatur County School District

The average teacher salary in Decatur 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: 873
  • Full time teachers: 392
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 141
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 192
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 28
  • Pre-K Teachers: 14
  • High School Teachers: 153
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,664

Financial Statistics for Decatur County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $16,919,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $37,911,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,747,000
  • Total revenue: $63,577,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $31,641,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $32,484,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,607,000
  • Expenditures per student: $375,000
  • Total expenditures: $59,128,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $14,863,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,885,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $690,000

Information on Schools within Decatur County School District

Elementary Schools within the Decatur County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Elcan-king Elementary School
725 East Louise St
Bainbridge, GA 39819
229-248-2212
  • Total: 592
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 111
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 77
16 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
John Johnson Elementary School
1947 South West St
Bainbridge, GA 39819
229-248-2215
  • Total: 543
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 76
14 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Jones-wheat Elementary School
1400 East Broughton St
Bainbridge, GA 39817
229-248-2218
  • Total: 539
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 89
15 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lillian E. Williams Elementary School
114 Mcgriff Ave
Attapulgus, GA 39815
229-465-3306
  • Total: 216
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 34
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 30
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 34
14 to 1 15 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Potter Street Elementary School
725 Potter St
Bainbridge, GA 39819
229-248-2253
  • Total: 420
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 46
13 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
West Bainbridge Elementary School
915 Zorn Rd
Bainbridge, GA 39817
229-248-2821
  • Total: 563
  • Pre-k: 80
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 76
15 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Decatur County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hutto Middle School
1201 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
Bainbridge, GA 39817
229-248-2224
  • Total: 619
  • 6th grade: 210
  • 7th grade: 225
  • 8th grade: 184
13 to 1 47 6th Grade 8th Grade
West Bainbridge Middle School
1417 Dothan Rd
Bainbridge, GA 39817
229-248-2206
  • Total: 550
  • 6th grade: 199
  • 7th grade: 167
  • 8th grade: 184
13 to 1 43 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Decatur County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bainbridge High School
1301 East College St
Bainbridge, GA 39819
229-248-2230
  • Total: 1,622
  • 9th grade: 480
  • 10th grade: 454
  • 11th grade: 338
  • 12th grade: 350
17 to 1 98 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,063
  • Median family income: $32,635
  • Median male income: $22,216
  • Median female income: $15,698
  • Median income of a renter: $19,311
  • Median income of a home owner: $33,665
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,915 1,510 1,505 1,230 465