Average Teacher Salary in Lee County

The average teacher salary in Lee 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 Lee County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 190
  • Full time teachers: 75
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 20
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 36
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 21
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,140

Financial Statistics for Lee County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $1,652,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $7,616,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,326,000
  • Total revenue: $11,594,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $5,180,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $6,484,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,355,000
  • Expenditures per student: $199,000
  • Total expenditures: $11,546,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $2,329,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $528,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $111,000

Information on Schools within Lee County

Elementary Schools within the Lee County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beattyville Elementary School
144 Brdway
Beattyville, KY 41311
606-464-5015
  • Total: 304
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 48
16 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Southside Elementary School
1700 Hwy 11 South
Beattyville, KY 41311
606-464-5020
  • Total: 203
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 83
13 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lee County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lee County Middle School
599 Lee Ave
Beattyville, KY 41311
606-464-5010
  • Total: 289
  • 6th grade: 89
  • 7th grade: 97
  • 8th grade: 103
20 to 1 14 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lee County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lee County High School
599 Lee Ave
Beattyville, KY 41311
606-464-5005
  • Total: 331
  • 9th grade: 90
  • 10th grade: 67
  • 11th grade: 91
  • 12th grade: 83
18 to 1 19 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lee County Alternative Education School
242 Lee Ave
Beattyville, KY 41311
606-464-9724
  • Total: 13
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 2
6 to 1 2 7th Grade 11th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,325
  • Median family income: $24,918
  • Median male income: $17,298
  • Median female income: $13,283
  • Median income of a renter: $9,583
  • Median income of a home owner: $22,640
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,070 485 270 220 89