Average Teacher Salary in Murray Independent

The average teacher salary in Murray Independent 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

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General Facts

  • Staff: 281
  • Full time teachers: 103
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 67
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 37
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 4
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 25
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,478

Financial Statistics for Murray Independent

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,416,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,868,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,195,000
  • Total revenue: $15,479,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,853,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $7,354,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,181,000
  • Expenditures per student: $93,000
  • Total expenditures: $13,444,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,643,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $633,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,000

Information on Schools within Murray Independent

Elementary Schools within the Murray Independent

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Murray Elementary School
111 Broach Ave
Murray, KY 42071
270-753-5022
  • Total: 426
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 106
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 106
14 to 1 31 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Murray Middle School
801 Main St
Murray, KY 42071
270-753-5125
  • Total: 522
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 112
  • 6th grade: 92
  • 7th grade: 109
  • 8th grade: 113
15 to 1 34 4th Grade 8th Grade
Murray Preschool Head Start
208 South 13th St
Murray, KY 42071
270-762-6863
  • Total: 52
  • Pre-k: 52
11 to 1 5 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten

Middle Schools within the Murray Independent

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Murray Middle School
801 Main St
Murray, KY 42071
270-753-5125
  • Total: 522
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 112
  • 6th grade: 92
  • 7th grade: 109
  • 8th grade: 113
15 to 1 34 4th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Murray Independent

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Murray High School
501 Doran Rd
Murray, KY 42071
270-753-5202
  • Total: 478
  • 9th grade: 119
  • 10th grade: 121
  • 11th grade: 110
  • 12th grade: 128
18 to 1 27 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,827
  • Median family income: $43,750
  • Median male income: $17,817
  • Median female income: $10,385
  • Median income of a renter: $15,909
  • Median income of a home owner: $39,769
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    550 470 620 495 160