Average Teacher Salary in Bourbon County

The average teacher salary in Bourbon County is $43,724.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,760 $16,490 $18,280 $21,810 $27,830 $39,380
Kindergarten $49,260 $36,470 $42,710 $49,860 $57,070 $62,540
Elementary $46,820 $34,670 $38,950 $46,550 $54,470 $61,830
Middle school $48,570 $35,270 $40,480 $48,370 $56,920 $63,690
High school $49,210 $35,630 $41,000 $48,780 $57,500 $64,580

How to Become a Teacher in Bourbon County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 432
  • Full time teachers: 178
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 78
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 118
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 8
  • High School Teachers: 50
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,781

Financial Statistics for Bourbon County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,662,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $15,247,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,456,000
  • Total revenue: $25,365,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $13,543,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $13,897,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,488,000
  • Expenditures per student: $220,000
  • Total expenditures: $26,167,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,071,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,404,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Bourbon County

Elementary Schools within the Bourbon County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bourbon Central Elementary School
367 Bethlehem Rd
Paris, KY 40361
859-987-2195
  • Total: 548
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 102
  • 5th grade: 89
16 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Bourbon County Preschool Head Start Center
369 Bethlehem Rd
Paris, KY 40361
859-987-2183
  • Total: 154
  • Pre-k: 154
22 to 1 7 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Cane Ridge Elementary School
8000 Martin Luther King Blvd
Paris, KY 40361
859-987-2106
  • Total: 415
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 78
15 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
North Middletown Elementary School
301 College St
North Middletown, KY 40357
859-362-4523
  • Total: 217
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 32
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 40
15 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Bourbon County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bourbon County Middle School
3343 Lexington Rd
Paris, KY 40361
859-987-2189
  • Total: 624
  • 6th grade: 202
  • 7th grade: 211
  • 8th grade: 211
15 to 1 42 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Bourbon County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bourbon County High School
3343 Lexington Rd
Paris, KY 40361
859-987-2185
  • Total: 823
  • 9th grade: 268
  • 10th grade: 197
  • 11th grade: 157
  • 12th grade: 199
17 to 1 49 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,607
  • Median family income: $43,604
  • Median male income: $26,670
  • Median female income: $18,345
  • Median income of a renter: $22,702
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,752
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,010 790 885 955 340