Average Teacher Salary in Graves County

The average teacher salary in Graves County is $45,334.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $38,540 $23,690 $31,160 $38,300 $47,070 $53,450
Kindergarten $47,360 $35,540 $40,090 $47,660 $54,660 $60,400
Elementary $46,230 $34,420 $39,120 $46,530 $53,190 $59,150
Middle school $46,940 $35,020 $40,160 $47,430 $54,040 $59,620
High school $47,600 $34,050 $40,180 $48,300 $55,960 $62,860

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General Facts

  • Staff: 676
  • Full time teachers: 299
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 101
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 119
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 14
  • Pre-K Teachers: 10
  • High School Teachers: 70
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,741

Financial Statistics for Graves County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,792,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $27,102,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,546,000
  • Total revenue: $39,440,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $21,225,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $21,812,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,307,000
  • Expenditures per student: $448,000
  • Total expenditures: $41,589,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $10,362,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,142,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $5,000

Information on Schools within Graves County

Elementary Schools within the Graves County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cuba Elementary School
92 Cuba School Rd
Mayfield, KY 42066
270-328-4810
  • Total: 202
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 33
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 22
  • 3rd grade: 24
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 31
15 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Fancy Farm Elementary School
10225 State Route 80 West
Fancy Farm, KY 42039
270-674-4820
  • Total: 196
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 29
  • 2nd grade: 23
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 34
  • 6th grade: 20
16 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Farmington Elementary School
7730 State Route 121 South
Mayfield, KY 42066
270-674-4830
  • Total: 282
  • Pre-k: 9
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 28
  • 6th grade: 54
13 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Graves County Central Elementary
2262 State Route 121 North
Mayfield, KY 42066
270-328-4901
  • Total: 457
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 76
17 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lowes Elementary School
6775 St Rt. 440
Lowes, KY 42061
270-674-4840
  • Total: 328
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 33
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 48
14 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Sedalia Elementary School
5252 State Route 97
Mayfield, KY 42066
270-328-4850
  • Total: 324
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 47
  • 6th grade: 36
15 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Symsonia Elementary School
11730 State Route 131
Symsonia, KY 42082
270-674-4860
  • Total: 320
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 43
16 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Wingo Elementary School
449 Lebanon St
Wingo, KY 42088
270-674-4870
  • Total: 439
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 77
  • 6th grade: 64
15 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Graves County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Graves County Middle School
625 Jimtown Rd
Mayfield, KY 42066
270-674-4890
  • Total: 720
  • 7th grade: 361
  • 8th grade: 359
19 to 1 38 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Graves County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Graves County High School
1107 Housman St
Mayfield, KY 42066
270-674-6242
  • Total: 1,388
  • 9th grade: 375
  • 10th grade: 354
  • 11th grade: 363
  • 12th grade: 296
18 to 1 78 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Gateway Academy High School
100 East Lockridge St
Mayfield, KY 42066
270-328-4973
  • Total: 36
  • 10th grade: 10
  • 11th grade: 12
  • 12th grade: 14
24 to 1 2 10th Grade 12th Grade
Mayfield Youth Development Center
3179 State Route 45 South
Mayfield, KY 42066
270-247-3237
  • Total: 23
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 4
8 to 1 3 9th Grade 11th Grade
New Pathways School
3233 Shaw Rd
Melber, KY 42069
270-674-6061
  • Total: 14
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 2
35 to 1 not available 8th Grade 12th Grade
The Genesis Alternative School
4747 Old Dublin Rd
Mayfield, KY 42066
270-623-6144
  • Total: 12
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 3
12 to 1 1 8th Grade 11th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,249
  • Median family income: $40,303
  • Median male income: $27,121
  • Median female income: $13,260
  • Median income of a renter: $17,865
  • Median income of a home owner: $36,339
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,150 1,805 1,965 1,565 495