Average Teacher Salary in Ohio County

The average teacher salary in Ohio 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 Ohio County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 665
  • Full time teachers: 250
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 44 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 109
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 83
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 15
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 53
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,039

Financial Statistics for Ohio County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $7,120,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $25,498,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,272,000
  • Total revenue: $36,890,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $18,755,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $19,577,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,333,000
  • Expenditures per student: $406,000
  • Total expenditures: $34,502,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,293,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,205,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,000

Information on Schools within Ohio County

Elementary Schools within the Ohio County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beaver Dam Elementary School
183 Us Hwy 62 East
Beaver Dam, KY 42320
270-274-4478
  • Total: 571
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 64
  • 6th grade: 86
286 to 1 2 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Fordsville Elementary School
359 West Main St
Fordsville, KY 42343
270-276-3601
  • Total: 295
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 42
  • 6th grade: 40
15 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Horse Branch Elementary School
11980 Us Hwy 62 East
Horse Branch, KY 42349
270-274-4662
  • Total: 182
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 24
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 27
  • 3rd grade: 28
  • 4th grade: 22
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 19
14 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Southern Elementary School
3836 Us Hwy 231 South
Beaver Dam, KY 42320
270-274-3462
  • Total: 217
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 18
14 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Wayland Alexander Elementary School
1250 Oakwood Dr
Hartford, KY 42347
270-298-3462
  • Total: 699
  • Pre-k: 58
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 96
  • 6th grade: 82
18 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Western Elementary School
4008 St Route 85 East
Centertown, KY 42328
270-274-7643
  • Total: 290
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 118
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 102
  • 5th grade: 112
14 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Ohio County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ohio County Middle School
1404 South Main St
Hartford, KY 42347
270-274-7893
  • Total: 587
  • 7th grade: 291
  • 8th grade: 296
17 to 1 34 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Ohio County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ohio County High School
1400 South Main St
Hartford, KY 42347
270-274-3366
  • Total: 1,198
  • 9th grade: 352
  • 10th grade: 299
  • 11th grade: 275
  • 12th grade: 269
19 to 1 65 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,317
  • Median family income: $34,970
  • Median male income: $24,869
  • Median female income: $12,836
  • Median income of a renter: $17,438
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,336
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,190 1,530 1,470 1,150 270