Average Teacher Salary in Monroe County

The average teacher salary in Monroe County is $43,144.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $32,090 $14,910 $17,020 $30,040 $45,180 $53,400
Kindergarten $42,450 $16,460 $37,170 $45,320 $51,620 $57,290
Elementary $46,540 $35,100 $40,400 $46,940 $53,080 $58,500
Middle school $46,770 $35,510 $40,540 $46,890 $53,120 $59,060
High school $47,870 $35,320 $40,980 $47,940 $54,990 $61,390

How to Become a Teacher in Monroe County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 373
  • Full time teachers: 133
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 55
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 69
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 28
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,025

Financial Statistics for Monroe County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,320,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $14,950,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,035,000
  • Total revenue: $21,305,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $10,520,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,270,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,526,000
  • Expenditures per student: $252,000
  • Total expenditures: $24,491,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,070,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $846,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Monroe County

Elementary Schools within the Monroe County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Gamaliel Elementary School
320 Main St
Gamaliel, KY 42140
270-457-2341
  • Total: 273
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 45
17 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Joe Harrison Carter Elementary School
3888 Edmonton Rd
Tompkinsville, KY 42167
270-487-5621
  • Total: 272
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 32
15 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tompkinsville Elementary School
420 Elementary School Rd
Tompkinsville, KY 42167
270-487-6472
  • Total: 400
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 60
16 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Monroe County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Monroe County Middle School
600 South Main St
Tompkinsville, KY 42167
270-487-9624
  • Total: 452
  • 6th grade: 148
  • 7th grade: 164
  • 8th grade: 140
18 to 1 25 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Monroe County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Monroe County High School
755 Old Mulkey Rd
Tompkinsville, KY 42167
270-487-6217
  • Total: 628
  • 9th grade: 159
  • 10th grade: 170
  • 11th grade: 148
  • 12th grade: 150
20 to 1 31 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,365
  • Median family income: $27,112
  • Median male income: $18,018
  • Median female income: $12,053
  • Median income of a renter: $11,892
  • Median income of a home owner: $26,952
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,595 760 605 350 95