Average Teacher Salary in Pickens County

The average teacher salary in Pickens County is $45,558.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,950 $14,800 $16,410 $20,030 $27,100 $34,470
Kindergarten $43,990 $18,680 $31,840 $46,080 $56,030 $65,500
Elementary $53,450 $37,700 $43,930 $52,780 $62,900 $71,940
Middle school $52,520 $36,760 $43,030 $51,380 $62,050 $71,980
High school $54,880 $37,930 $45,120 $54,980 $64,380 $74,180

How to Become a Teacher in Pickens County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 745
  • Full time teachers: 338
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 90
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 162
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 23
  • Pre-K Teachers: 31
  • High School Teachers: 122
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,527

Financial Statistics for Pickens County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $26,038,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $19,223,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,433,000
  • Total revenue: $48,694,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $26,431,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $25,507,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,725,000
  • Expenditures per student: $244,000
  • Total expenditures: $46,127,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $11,742,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,091,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $730,000

Information on Schools within Pickens County

Elementary Schools within the Pickens County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Harmony Elementary School
550 Harmony School Rd
Jasper, GA 30143
706-253-1840
  • Total: 749
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 125
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 141
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 125
  • 5th grade: 120
16 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hill City Elementary School
600 Hill Circle
Jasper, GA 30143
706-253-1880
  • Total: 660
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 115
  • 1st grade: 115
  • 2nd grade: 116
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 102
15 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Jasper Elementary School
158 Stegall Dr
Jasper, GA 30143
706-253-1730
  • Total: 523
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 92
13 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tate Elementary School
5630 Hwy 53 East
Tate, GA 30177
706-253-5010
  • Total: 320
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 63
15 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Pickens County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jasper Middle School
339 West Church St
Jasper, GA 30143
706-253-1760
  • Total: 537
  • 6th grade: 183
  • 7th grade: 171
  • 8th grade: 183
14 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade
Pickens County Middle School
1802 Refuge Rd
Jasper, GA 30143
706-253-1830
  • Total: 477
  • 6th grade: 150
  • 7th grade: 180
  • 8th grade: 147
14 to 1 33 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Pickens County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Pickens County High School
500 Dragon Dr
Jasper, GA 30143
706-253-1800
  • Total: 1,261
  • 9th grade: 404
  • 10th grade: 358
  • 11th grade: 271
  • 12th grade: 228
15 to 1 85 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,774
  • Median family income: $47,123
  • Median male income: $27,419
  • Median female income: $17,966
  • Median income of a renter: $25,153
  • Median income of a home owner: $44,550
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,360 1,435 1,830 1,610 675