Average Teacher Salary in Russell County

The average teacher salary in Russell County is $36,204.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,120 $14,980 $16,730 $24,040 $36,530 $44,040
Kindergarten $39,490 $30,740 $34,300 $38,730 $45,130 $51,170
Elementary $37,880 $23,470 $30,570 $38,090 $45,400 $51,780
Middle school $38,400 $23,580 $31,560 $38,770 $45,820 $51,680
High school $38,130 $23,880 $31,020 $38,130 $45,460 $52,120

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General Facts

  • Staff: 143
  • Full time teachers: 93
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 10 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 22
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 31
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 4
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 55
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 962

Financial Statistics for Russell County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,219,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $6,410,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $857,000
  • Total revenue: $10,486,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $5,964,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $5,978,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,286,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $9,895,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,157,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $528,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $84,000

Information on Schools within Russell County

Elementary Schools within the Russell County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bickerdyke Elementary
348 North Maplacee
Russell, KS 67665
785-483-6066
  • Total: 192
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 61
14 to 1 14 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Luray-lucas Elementary
400 North Fairview Ave
Luray, KS 67649
785-698-2217
  • Total: 72
  • Kindergarten: 7
  • 1st grade: 7
  • 2nd grade: 10
  • 3rd grade: 8
  • 4th grade: 5
  • 5th grade: 6
  • 6th grade: 9
  • 7th grade: 7
  • 8th grade: 13
7 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Simpson Elementary
1323 North Main
Russell, KS 67665
785-483-6180
  • Total: 194
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 66
16 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Russell County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Luray-lucas Elementary
400 North Fairview Ave
Luray, KS 67649
785-698-2217
  • Total: 72
  • Kindergarten: 7
  • 1st grade: 7
  • 2nd grade: 10
  • 3rd grade: 8
  • 4th grade: 5
  • 5th grade: 6
  • 6th grade: 9
  • 7th grade: 7
  • 8th grade: 13
7 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Ruppenthal Middle
400 North Elm
Russell, KS 67665
785-483-3174
  • Total: 178
  • 6th grade: 54
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 64
10 to 1 19 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Russell County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lucas-luray High
130 North Greeley
Lucas, KS 67648
785-525-6244
  • Total: 48
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 14
  • 12th grade: 13
6 to 1 8 9th Grade 12th Grade
Russell High
565 State
Russell, KS 67665
785-483-5631
  • Total: 278
  • 9th grade: 63
  • 10th grade: 74
  • 11th grade: 57
  • 12th grade: 71
11 to 1 26 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,839
  • Median family income: $40,625
  • Median male income: $20,990
  • Median female income: $12,141
  • Median income of a renter: $17,593
  • Median income of a home owner: $35,313
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    545 395 520 295 164