Average Teacher Salary in Lowndes County

The average teacher salary in Lowndes County is $45,300.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,230 $14,270 $15,140 $16,730 $27,940 $51,960
Kindergarten $51,040 $34,490 $43,150 $52,740 $61,040 $66,680
Elementary $47,980 $34,630 $39,950 $47,430 $55,930 $65,120
Middle school $50,470 $35,350 $41,830 $50,320 $58,100 $66,850
High school $52,780 $35,420 $41,590 $51,600 $63,860 $73,760

How to Become a Teacher in Lowndes County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,385
  • Full time teachers: 688
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 148
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 347
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 46
  • Pre-K Teachers: 20
  • High School Teachers: 275
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 9,833

Financial Statistics for Lowndes County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $37,262,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $53,705,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $7,997,000
  • Total revenue: $98,964,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $54,932,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $51,435,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $17,767,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,000
  • Total expenditures: $107,780,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $24,800,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,100,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,237,000

Information on Schools within Lowndes County

Elementary Schools within the Lowndes County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Clyattville Elementary School
5386 Madison Hwy
Valdosta, GA 31601
229-559-7062
  • Total: 623
  • Pre-k: 64
  • Kindergarten: 107
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 103
13 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dewar Elementary
3539 Mount Zion Church Rd
Valdosta, GA 31605
229-219-1370
  • Total: 632
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 92
13 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hahira Elementary School
350 Claudia Dr
Hahira, GA 31632
229-794-2626
  • Total: 751
  • Pre-k: 49
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 114
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 131
  • 5th grade: 140
14 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lake Park Elementary School
604 West Marion Ave
Lake Park, GA 31636
229-559-5153
  • Total: 633
  • Pre-k: 50
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 104
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 101
13 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Moulton-branch Elementary School
5725 Inner Perimeter Rd
Valdosta, GA 31601
229-245-2294
  • Total: 638
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 107
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 89
13 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Pine Grove Elementary School
4023 Pine Grove Rd
Valdosta, GA 31605
229-245-2297
  • Total: 662
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 106
  • 2nd grade: 116
  • 3rd grade: 112
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 85
13 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Westside Elementary School
2470 James Rd
Valdosta, GA 31601
229-245-2289
  • Total: 728
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 157
  • 1st grade: 142
  • 2nd grade: 114
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 134
  • 5th grade: 115
15 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lowndes County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hahira Middle School
101 South Nelson St
Hahira, GA 31632
229-794-2838
  • Total: 1,281
  • 6th grade: 423
  • 7th grade: 435
  • 8th grade: 423
16 to 1 79 6th Grade 8th Grade
Lowndes Middle School
2379 Copeland Rd
Valdosta, GA 31601
229-245-2280
  • Total: 1,046
  • 6th grade: 343
  • 7th grade: 353
  • 8th grade: 350
16 to 1 68 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lowndes County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lowndes High School
1112 North Saint Augustine Rd
Valdosta, GA 31601
229-245-2260
  • Total: 2,839
  • 9th grade: 879
  • 10th grade: 711
  • 11th grade: 679
  • 12th grade: 570
18 to 1 162 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,875
  • Median family income: $43,539
  • Median male income: $25,635
  • Median female income: $14,971
  • Median income of a renter: $24,884
  • Median income of a home owner: $43,734
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,880 2,500 3,055 2,955 740