Average Teacher Salary in Bowling Green Independent

The average teacher salary in Bowling Green Independent is $40,660.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,130 $14,540 $15,770 $20,540 $34,010 $44,850
Elementary $42,850 $30,200 $35,800 $43,660 $49,810 $53,580
Middle school $46,580 $35,780 $42,190 $47,000 $51,790 $58,480
High school $48,080 $35,080 $40,320 $47,820 $56,130 $63,470

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General Facts

  • Staff: 575
  • Full time teachers: 258
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 92
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 82
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 15
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 64
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,782

Financial Statistics for Bowling Green Independent

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $11,138,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $20,674,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,313,000
  • Total revenue: $36,125,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $19,434,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $19,650,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,124,000
  • Expenditures per student: $366,000
  • Total expenditures: $34,050,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,220,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,548,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $6,000

Information on Schools within Bowling Green Independent

Elementary Schools within the Bowling Green Independent

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dishman Mcginnis Elementary School
503 Old Morgantown Rd
Bowling Green, KY 42101
270-746-2250
  • Total: 318
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 49
16 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Parker Bennett Curry Elementary School
165 Webb Dr
Bowling Green, KY 42101
270-746-2270
  • Total: 423
  • Pre-k: 60
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 46
18 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Potter Gray Elementary School
610 Wakefield Dr
Bowling Green, KY 42103
270-746-2280
  • Total: 462
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 70
20 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
T C Cherry Elementary School
1001 Liberty Way
Bowling Green, KY 42104
270-746-2230
  • Total: 225
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 33
15 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
W R Mcneill Elementary School
1800 Creason Dr
Bowling Green, KY 42101
270-746-2260
  • Total: 379
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 62
19 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Bowling Green Independent

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bowling Green Middle School
900 Campbell Ln
Bowling Green, KY 42104
270-746-2290
  • Total: 829
  • 6th grade: 290
  • 7th grade: 293
  • 8th grade: 246
16 to 1 52 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Bowling Green Independent

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bowling Green High School
1801 Rockingham Ln
Bowling Green, KY 42104
270-746-2300
  • Total: 1,068
  • 9th grade: 323
  • 10th grade: 241
  • 11th grade: 266
  • 12th grade: 238
15 to 1 72 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Bowling Green Independent (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
11th Street Alternative School
877 East 11th St
Bowling Green, KY 42101
270-746-2321
  • Total: 21
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 3
5 to 1 4 9th Grade 12th Grade
Children's Crisis Stabilization Unit Alternative
501 Chestnut St
Bowling Green, KY 42101
270-781-3997
  • Total: 5
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 2
5 to 1 1 7th Grade 11th Grade
Warren Regional Juvenile Detention Center Alternative
1020 Kentucky St
Bowling Green, KY 42102
270-746-7155
  • Total: 52
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade: 2
10 to 1 5 5th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,518
  • Median family income: $39,102
  • Median male income: $13,255
  • Median female income: $8,796
  • Median income of a renter: $18,468
  • Median income of a home owner: $41,085
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,570 1,000 1,090 915 475