Average Teacher Salary in Marshall County

The average teacher salary in Marshall County is $45,334.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $38,540 $23,690 $31,160 $38,300 $47,070 $53,450
Kindergarten $47,360 $35,540 $40,090 $47,660 $54,660 $60,400
Elementary $46,230 $34,420 $39,120 $46,530 $53,190 $59,150
Middle school $46,940 $35,020 $40,160 $47,430 $54,040 $59,620
High school $47,600 $34,050 $40,180 $48,300 $55,960 $62,860

How to Become a Teacher in Marshall County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 700
  • Full time teachers: 316
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 124
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 196
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 18
  • Pre-K Teachers: 8
  • High School Teachers: 92
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,838

Financial Statistics for Marshall County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $13,148,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $23,359,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,384,000
  • Total revenue: $39,891,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $22,311,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $22,311,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,365,000
  • Expenditures per student: $229,000
  • Total expenditures: $39,935,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,692,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,119,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $201,000

Information on Schools within Marshall County

Elementary Schools within the Marshall County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Benton Elementary School
208 West 11th St
Benton, KY 42025
270-527-3373
  • Total: 564
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 74
17 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Calvert City Elementary School
563 East Fifth Ave
Calvert City, KY 42029
270-395-4664
  • Total: 347
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 46
15 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Central Elementary School
115 Jim Goheen Rd
Benton, KY 42025
270-527-0796
  • Total: 479
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 36
15 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Jonathan Elementary School
9207 Us Hwy 68 East
Benton, KY 42025
270-354-6462
  • Total: 228
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 28
13 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sharpe Elementary School
8400 Us Hwy 68 West
Benton, KY 42025
270-898-2852
  • Total: 348
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 51
16 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
South Marshall Elementary School
155 Sid Darnell Rd
Benton, KY 42025
270-527-1581
  • Total: 329
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 53
14 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Marshall County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Benton Middle School
906 Joe Creason Dr
Benton, KY 42025
270-527-9091
  • Total: 253
  • 6th grade: 89
  • 7th grade: 74
  • 8th grade: 90
16 to 1 16 6th Grade 8th Grade
North Marshall Middle School
3111 U. South Hwy 95
Calvert City, KY 42029
270-395-7108
  • Total: 548
  • 6th grade: 185
  • 7th grade: 177
  • 8th grade: 186
18 to 1 31 6th Grade 8th Grade
South Marshall Middle School
85 Sid Darnall Rd
Benton, KY 42025
270-527-3828
  • Total: 293
  • 6th grade: 90
  • 7th grade: 88
  • 8th grade: 115
16 to 1 18 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Marshall County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Marshall County High School
416 High School Rd
Benton, KY 42025
270-527-1453
  • Total: 1,430
  • 9th grade: 366
  • 10th grade: 397
  • 11th grade: 349
  • 12th grade: 318
18 to 1 79 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Star Academy
1308 Hwy 641 North
Benton, KY 42025
270-527-8628
  • Total: 19
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 12
10 to 1 2 11th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,069
  • Median family income: $43,670
  • Median male income: $29,941
  • Median female income: $15,459
  • Median income of a renter: $18,321
  • Median income of a home owner: $39,054
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,105 1,985 2,060 2,235 650