Average Teacher Salary in Knott County

The average teacher salary in Knott 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

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General Facts

  • Staff: 422
  • Full time teachers: 169
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 49
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 98
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 39
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,512

Financial Statistics for Knott County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $5,363,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $11,796,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,160,000
  • Total revenue: $21,319,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $10,817,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $13,719,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,428,000
  • Expenditures per student: $419,000
  • Total expenditures: $19,428,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,864,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,409,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,000

Information on Schools within Knott County

Elementary Schools within the Knott County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beaver Creek Elementary School
8000 Hwy 7 South
Topmost, KY 41862
606-447-2833
  • Total: 291
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 27
  • 5th grade: 25
  • 6th grade: 39
  • 7th grade: 33
  • 8th grade: 31
15 to 1 20 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Carr Creek Elementary School
8596 South Hwy 160
Littcarr, KY 41834
606-642-3833
  • Total: 352
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 23
  • 7th grade: 46
  • 8th grade: 43
16 to 1 22 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Cordia School
6050 Lotts Creek Rd
Hazard, KY 41701
606-785-4457
  • Total: 216
  • Kindergarten: 16
  • 1st grade: 14
  • 2nd grade: 15
  • 3rd grade: 14
  • 4th grade: 9
  • 5th grade: 13
  • 6th grade: 13
  • 7th grade: 17
  • 8th grade: 16
  • 9th grade: 24
  • 10th grade: 24
  • 11th grade: 23
  • 12th grade: 18
14 to 1 15 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Emmalena Elementary School
8343 West Hwy 550
Emmalena, KY 41740
606-251-3651
  • Total: 247
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 25
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 24
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 26
  • 6th grade: 30
  • 7th grade: 33
  • 8th grade: 32
13 to 1 20 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Hindman Elementary School
875 West Main St
Hindman, KY 41822
606-785-5872
  • Total: 528
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 45
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 65
  • 8th grade: 68
15 to 1 35 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Jones Fork Elementary School
9795 Hwy 550 East
Mousie, KY 41839
606-946-2132
  • Total: 168
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 15
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 15
  • 4th grade: 17
  • 5th grade: 21
  • 6th grade: 24
  • 7th grade: 19
  • 8th grade: 23
16 to 1 10 Kindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Knott County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beaver Creek Elementary School
8000 Hwy 7 South
Topmost, KY 41862
606-447-2833
  • Total: 291
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 27
  • 5th grade: 25
  • 6th grade: 39
  • 7th grade: 33
  • 8th grade: 31
15 to 1 20 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Carr Creek Elementary School
8596 South Hwy 160
Littcarr, KY 41834
606-642-3833
  • Total: 352
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 23
  • 7th grade: 46
  • 8th grade: 43
16 to 1 22 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Emmalena Elementary School
8343 West Hwy 550
Emmalena, KY 41740
606-251-3651
  • Total: 247
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 25
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 24
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 26
  • 6th grade: 30
  • 7th grade: 33
  • 8th grade: 32
13 to 1 20 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Hindman Elementary School
875 West Main St
Hindman, KY 41822
606-785-5872
  • Total: 528
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 45
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 65
  • 8th grade: 68
15 to 1 35 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Jones Fork Elementary School
9795 Hwy 550 East
Mousie, KY 41839
606-946-2132
  • Total: 168
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 15
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 15
  • 4th grade: 17
  • 5th grade: 21
  • 6th grade: 24
  • 7th grade: 19
  • 8th grade: 23
16 to 1 10 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Knott County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cordia School
6050 Lotts Creek Rd
Hazard, KY 41701
606-785-4457
  • Total: 216
  • Kindergarten: 16
  • 1st grade: 14
  • 2nd grade: 15
  • 3rd grade: 14
  • 4th grade: 9
  • 5th grade: 13
  • 6th grade: 13
  • 7th grade: 17
  • 8th grade: 16
  • 9th grade: 24
  • 10th grade: 24
  • 11th grade: 23
  • 12th grade: 18
14 to 1 15 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Knott County Central High School
76 Patriot Ln
Hindman, KY 41822
606-785-3166
  • Total: 710
  • 9th grade: 208
  • 10th grade: 200
  • 11th grade: 175
  • 12th grade: 125
18 to 1 41 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $11,297
  • Median family income: $24,930
  • Median male income: $23,226
  • Median female income: $12,639
  • Median income of a renter: $12,227
  • Median income of a home owner: $22,185
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,510 990 770 565 169