Average Teacher Salary in Henderson County

The average teacher salary in Henderson County is $41,566.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,470 $15,230 $17,360 $20,840 $25,970 $32,240
Kindergarten $43,880 $29,050 $34,240 $41,300 $54,410 $62,870
Elementary $48,090 $28,650 $36,340 $48,790 $60,970 $66,810
Middle school $45,230 $23,150 $35,150 $44,080 $58,650 $65,090
High school $48,160 $29,410 $37,440 $46,410 $60,050 $68,280

How to Become a Teacher in Henderson County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,104
  • Full time teachers: 445
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 18 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 77
  • Instructional Coordinators: 17
  • Elementary Teachers: 206
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 29
  • Pre-K Teachers: 8
  • High School Teachers: 101
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,932

Financial Statistics for Henderson County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $17,658,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $37,694,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,158,000
  • Total revenue: $61,510,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $31,319,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $34,619,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $11,034,000
  • Expenditures per student: $478,000
  • Total expenditures: $57,199,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $15,876,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,307,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Henderson County

Elementary Schools within the Henderson County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
A B Chandler Elementary School
11215 Us 60 West
Corydon, KY 42406
270-533-1760
  • Total: 311
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 55
14 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Bend Gate Elementary School
920 Bend Gate Rd
Henderson, KY 42420
270-831-5040
  • Total: 508
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 66
16 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cairo Elementary School
10694 Hwy 41-a
Henderson, KY 42420
270-533-1286
  • Total: 271
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 42
14 to 1 19 Kindergarten 5th Grade
East Heights Elementary School
1776 Adams Ln
Henderson, KY 42420
270-831-5070
  • Total: 506
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 82
17 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Jefferson Elementary School
315 Jackson St
Henderson, KY 42420
270-831-5090
  • Total: 332
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 42
15 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Niagara Elementary School
13043 Hwy 136 East
Henderson, KY 42420
270-831-5142
  • Total: 303
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 51
15 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
South Heights Elementary School
1199 Madison St
Henderson, KY 42420
270-831-5081
  • Total: 486
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 69
16 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Spottsville Elementary School
9190 Us 60 East
Spottsville, KY 42458
270-831-5136
  • Total: 506
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 77
19 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Henderson County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Henderson County North Middle School
1707 Second St
Henderson, KY 42420
270-831-5060
  • Total: 827
  • 6th grade: 238
  • 7th grade: 279
  • 8th grade: 310
16 to 1 51 6th Grade 8th Grade
Henderson County South Middle School
800 South Alves St
Henderson, KY 42420
270-831-5050
  • Total: 663
  • 6th grade: 208
  • 7th grade: 225
  • 8th grade: 230
16 to 1 42 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Henderson County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Henderson County High School
2424 Zion Rd
Henderson, KY 42420
270-831-8800
  • Total: 1,960
  • 9th grade: 525
  • 10th grade: 519
  • 11th grade: 479
  • 12th grade: 430
17 to 1 114 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Learning Center Alternative School
851 Center St
Henderson, KY 42420
270-831-5100
  • Total: 103
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 4
  • 3rd grade: 5
  • 4th grade: 6
  • 5th grade: 6
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 7
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 17
  • 11th grade: 20
  • 12th grade: 4
10 to 1 10 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Henderson County Academy
851 Center St
Henderson, KY 42420
270-831-5105
  • Total: 156
  • 10th grade: 33
  • 11th grade: 48
  • 12th grade: 75
52 to 1 3 10th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,470
  • Median family income: $44,703
  • Median male income: $28,442
  • Median female income: $16,614
  • Median income of a renter: $19,838
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,837
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,190 2,325 3,055 3,010 1,030