Average Teacher Salary in Jackson County

The average teacher salary in Jackson County is $43,602.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,230 $18,090 $23,160 $28,510 $35,670 $46,990
Kindergarten $45,520 $34,550 $40,430 $46,610 $51,700 $56,430
Elementary $47,180 $35,990 $42,200 $48,000 $53,130 $58,160
Middle school $47,110 $34,890 $41,410 $47,940 $53,820 $58,950
High school $47,970 $35,210 $41,640 $48,680 $54,830 $60,220

How to Become a Teacher in Jackson County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 418
  • Full time teachers: 160
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 10 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 71
  • Instructional Coordinators: 8
  • Elementary Teachers: 92
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 33
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,287

Financial Statistics for Jackson County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $2,221,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $16,454,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,165,000
  • Total revenue: $22,840,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,423,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $12,725,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,679,000
  • Expenditures per student: $336,000
  • Total expenditures: $23,292,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,125,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,369,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $2,000

Information on Schools within Jackson County

Elementary Schools within the Jackson County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mckee Elementary School
Us Hwy 89 North
Mckee, KY 40447
606-287-7157
  • Total: 395
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 42
14 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sand Gap Elementary School
Us Hwy 421
Sand Gap, KY 40481
606-965-3171
  • Total: 289
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 41
14 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tyner Elementary School
1340 Hwy 30 West
Tyner, KY 40486
606-364-5105
  • Total: 460
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 60
14 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Jackson County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jackson County Middle School
Hwy 587
Mckee, KY 40447
606-287-8351
  • Total: 477
  • 6th grade: 161
  • 7th grade: 154
  • 8th grade: 162
16 to 1 31 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Jackson County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jackson County High School
Us Hwy 421 South
Mckee, KY 40447
606-287-7155
  • Total: 666
  • 9th grade: 193
  • 10th grade: 147
  • 11th grade: 176
  • 12th grade: 150
17 to 1 39 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $10,711
  • Median family income: $23,638
  • Median male income: $19,554
  • Median female income: $11,962
  • Median income of a renter: $11,630
  • Median income of a home owner: $22,102
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,045 940 670 250 43