Average Teacher Salary in Lewis County

The average teacher salary in Lewis County is $42,642.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,420 $14,640 $16,040 $20,330 $38,300 $49,990
Kindergarten $45,970 $35,050 $39,100 $45,800 $52,600 $58,680
Elementary $45,370 $34,650 $38,920 $45,310 $51,560 $57,940
Middle school $46,260 $34,870 $39,430 $46,210 $52,940 $59,120
High school $48,190 $35,250 $40,440 $48,170 $55,730 $62,710

How to Become a Teacher in Lewis County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 413
  • Full time teachers: 166
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 73
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 56
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: 35
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,441

Financial Statistics for Lewis County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $2,883,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $16,299,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,752,000
  • Total revenue: $22,934,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,463,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $12,359,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,580,000
  • Expenditures per student: $259,000
  • Total expenditures: $22,646,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,664,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $833,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $227,000

Information on Schools within Lewis County

Elementary Schools within the Lewis County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Garrison Elementary School
Route 8 Box 547
Garrison, KY 41141
606-757-2122
  • Total: 339
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 45
14 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Laurel Elementary School
116 Laurel School Rd
Vanceburg, KY 41179
606-796-2214
  • Total: 88
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 15
  • 1st grade: 14
  • 2nd grade: 11
  • 3rd grade: 11
  • 4th grade: 8
  • 5th grade: 9
  • 6th grade: 7
12 to 1 7 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lewis County Central Elementary School
86 Walter St
Vanceburg, KY 41179
606-796-2831
  • Total: 507
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 96
15 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tollesboro Elementary School
2431 West Ky 10
Tollesboro, KY 41189
606-798-3231
  • Total: 332
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 32
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 44
14 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lewis County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lewis County Middle School
51 Middle School Ln
Vanceburg, KY 41179
606-796-6228
  • Total: 464
  • 6th grade: 84
  • 7th grade: 179
  • 8th grade: 201
16 to 1 28 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lewis County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lewis County High School
Lions Ln
Vanceburg, KY 41179
606-796-2823
  • Total: 711
  • 9th grade: 196
  • 10th grade: 186
  • 11th grade: 177
  • 12th grade: 151
18 to 1 39 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $12,031
  • Median family income: $26,109
  • Median male income: $19,329
  • Median female income: $12,225
  • Median income of a renter: $11,229
  • Median income of a home owner: $24,427
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,945 850 765 390 105