Average Teacher Salary in Daviess County

The average teacher salary in Daviess County is $48,166.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $44,850 $33,510 $37,570 $43,600 $51,060 $60,820
Kindergarten $48,160 $36,190 $39,840 $47,430 $56,570 $63,740
Elementary $47,340 $35,740 $39,030 $45,860 $55,800 $63,310
Middle school $49,200 $36,400 $40,560 $48,590 $58,170 $64,750
High school $51,280 $36,700 $42,110 $50,700 $60,610 $66,870

How to Become a Teacher in Daviess County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,717
  • Full time teachers: 712
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 249
  • Instructional Coordinators: 23
  • Elementary Teachers: 362
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 34
  • Pre-K Teachers: 15
  • High School Teachers: 156
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 11,289

Financial Statistics for Daviess County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $30,827,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $62,349,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,199,000
  • Total revenue: $101,375,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $54,401,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $57,815,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $18,165,000
  • Expenditures per student: $900,000
  • Total expenditures: $102,724,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $24,492,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,853,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $2,000

Information on Schools within Daviess County

Elementary Schools within the Daviess County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Audubon Elementary School
300 Worthington Rd
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-852-7150
  • Total: 458
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 68
16 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Burns Elementary School
4514 Goetz Dr
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-852-7170
  • Total: 538
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 88
14 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Country Heights Elementary School
4961 Kentucky 54
Owensboro, KY 42303
270-852-7250
  • Total: 414
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 75
16 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Deer Park Elementary School
4959 New Hartford Rd
Owensboro, KY 42303
270-852-7270
  • Total: 518
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 70
18 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
East View Elementary School
6104 Kentucky 405
Owensboro, KY 42303
270-852-7350
  • Total: 500
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 63
17 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Highland Elementary School
2909 Kentucky 54
Owensboro, KY 42303
270-852-7370
  • Total: 633
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 37
19 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Meadow Lands Elementary School
3500 Hayden Rd
Owensboro, KY 42303
270-852-7450
  • Total: 430
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 72
16 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sorgho Elementary School
5390 Kentucky 56
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-852-7470
  • Total: 558
  • Pre-k: 58
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 74
17 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Southern Oaks Elementary School
7525 U.s. Hwy 431
Utica, KY 42376
270-852-7570
  • Total: 381
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 41
18 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tamarack Elementary School
1733 Tamarack Rd
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-852-7550
  • Total: 468
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 91
17 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
West Louisville Elementary School
9661 Kentucky 56
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-852-7650
  • Total: 286
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 50
14 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Whitesville Elementary School
9656 Kentucky 54
Whitesville, KY 42378
270-852-7670
  • Total: 402
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 62
16 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Daviess County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
College View Middle School
5061 New Hartford Rd
Owensboro, KY 42303
270-852-7500
  • Total: 791
  • 6th grade: 256
  • 7th grade: 247
  • 8th grade: 288
15 to 1 53 6th Grade 8th Grade
Daviess County Middle School
1415 East Fourth St
Owensboro, KY 42303
270-852-7600
  • Total: 750
  • 6th grade: 242
  • 7th grade: 276
  • 8th grade: 232
15 to 1 50 6th Grade 8th Grade
F T Burns Middle School
4610 Goetz Dr
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-852-7400
  • Total: 811
  • 6th grade: 265
  • 7th grade: 291
  • 8th grade: 255
14 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Daviess County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Apollo High School
2280 Tamarack Rd
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-852-7100
  • Total: 1,391
  • 9th grade: 372
  • 10th grade: 360
  • 11th grade: 338
  • 12th grade: 321
17 to 1 81 9th Grade 12th Grade
Daviess County High School
4255 New Hartford Rd
Owensboro, KY 42303
270-852-7300
  • Total: 1,676
  • 9th grade: 489
  • 10th grade: 399
  • 11th grade: 401
  • 12th grade: 387
18 to 1 94 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Daviess County (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beacon Central Alternative High School
6500 Us Hwy 231
Utica, KY 42376
270-852-7200
  • Total: 163
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 21
  • 11th grade: 49
  • 12th grade: 92
15 to 1 11 9th Grade 12th Grade
Owensboro Treatment Center Alternative
3001 Leitchfield Rd
Owensboro, KY 42303
270-687-7311
  • Total: 53
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 19
  • 10th grade: 10
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade: 10
11 to 1 5 8th Grade 12th Grade
River Valley Behavioral Health Elementary School
1000 Industrial Rd
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-689-6773
  • Total: 34
  • Pre-k: 1
  • 1st grade: 5
  • 2nd grade: 5
  • 3rd grade: 5
  • 4th grade: 3
  • 5th grade: 5
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 4
not available not available 1st Grade 8th Grade
River Valley Behavioral Health High School
1000 Industrial Rd
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-689-6773
  • Total: 34
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 11
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade: 2
4 to 1 8 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,833
  • Median family income: $49,565
  • Median male income: $30,660
  • Median female income: $16,473
  • Median income of a renter: $25,216
  • Median income of a home owner: $49,281
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,090 3,480 4,555 4,640 1,645