Average Teacher Salary in Jessamine County

The average teacher salary in Jessamine County is $43,724.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,760 $16,490 $18,280 $21,810 $27,830 $39,380
Kindergarten $49,260 $36,470 $42,710 $49,860 $57,070 $62,540
Elementary $46,820 $34,670 $38,950 $46,550 $54,470 $61,830
Middle school $48,570 $35,270 $40,480 $48,370 $56,920 $63,690
High school $49,210 $35,630 $41,000 $48,780 $57,500 $64,580

How to Become a Teacher in Jessamine County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,177
  • Full time teachers: 507
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 194
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 273
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 11
  • High School Teachers: 117
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 7,668

Financial Statistics for Jessamine County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $24,550,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $37,383,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,476,000
  • Total revenue: $67,409,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $34,454,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $37,270,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $12,239,000
  • Expenditures per student: $609,000
  • Total expenditures: $69,081,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $10,738,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $850,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $46,000

Information on Schools within Jessamine County

Elementary Schools within the Jessamine County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brookside Elementary School
199 Brookside Dr
Nicholasville, KY 40356
859-887-2012
  • Total: 679
  • 1st grade: 137
  • 2nd grade: 135
  • 3rd grade: 137
  • 4th grade: 142
  • 5th grade: 128
16 to 1 43 1st Grade 5th Grade
Hattie C Warner Elementary School
821 Wilmore Rd
Nicholasville, KY 40356
859-885-3085
  • Total: 558
  • 1st grade: 110
  • 2nd grade: 109
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 111
15 to 1 37 1st Grade 5th Grade
Jessamine Early Learning Village
210 South Lexington Ave
Wilmore, KY 40390
859-858-0868
  • Total: 728
  • Pre-k: 193
  • Kindergarten: 535
22 to 1 33 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Nicholasville Elementary School
414 West Maplacee St
Nicholasville, KY 40356
859-885-5351
  • Total: 604
  • 1st grade: 129
  • 2nd grade: 128
  • 3rd grade: 129
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 114
15 to 1 42 1st Grade 5th Grade
Rosenwald Dunbar Elementary School
1500 Wilmore Rd
Nicholasville, KY 40356
859-885-6670
  • Total: 548
  • 1st grade: 113
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 113
13 to 1 42 1st Grade 5th Grade
Wilmore Elementary School
150 Campground Ln
Wilmore, KY 40390
859-858-3134
  • Total: 622
  • 1st grade: 124
  • 2nd grade: 123
  • 3rd grade: 124
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 132
15 to 1 41 1st Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Jessamine County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Jessamine Middle School
851 Wilmore Rd
Nicholasville, KY 40356
859-885-5561
  • Total: 853
  • 6th grade: 288
  • 7th grade: 297
  • 8th grade: 268
15 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade
West Jessamine Middle School
1400 Wilmore Rd
Nicholasville, KY 40356
859-885-2244
  • Total: 797
  • 6th grade: 255
  • 7th grade: 270
  • 8th grade: 272
15 to 1 53 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Jessamine County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Jessamine High School
815 Sulphur Well Rd
Nicholasville, KY 40356
859-885-7240
  • Total: 1,106
  • 9th grade: 303
  • 10th grade: 318
  • 11th grade: 266
  • 12th grade: 215
18 to 1 61 9th Grade 12th Grade
West Jessamine High School
2101 Wilmore Rd
Nicholasville, KY 40356
859-887-2421
  • Total: 1,026
  • 9th grade: 306
  • 10th grade: 294
  • 11th grade: 237
  • 12th grade: 187
19 to 1 56 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
The Providence School
200 Computrex Dr
Nicholasville, KY 40356
859-887-4600
  • Total: 147
  • 6th grade: 7
  • 7th grade: 12
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 29
  • 10th grade: 36
  • 11th grade: 26
  • 12th grade: 25
8 to 1 19 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,842
  • Median family income: $46,152
  • Median male income: $25,638
  • Median female income: $16,053
  • Median income of a renter: $26,049
  • Median income of a home owner: $50,248
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,265 2,310 2,380 2,480 1,290