Average Teacher Salary in Owensboro Independent

The average teacher salary in Owensboro Independent is $48,166.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $44,850 $33,510 $37,570 $43,600 $51,060 $60,820
Kindergarten $48,160 $36,190 $39,840 $47,430 $56,570 $63,740
Elementary $47,340 $35,740 $39,030 $45,860 $55,800 $63,310
Middle school $49,200 $36,400 $40,560 $48,590 $58,170 $64,750
High school $51,280 $36,700 $42,110 $50,700 $60,610 $66,870

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General Facts

  • Staff: 765
  • Full time teachers: 321
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 9 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 134
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 153
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 10
  • High School Teachers: 63
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,132

Financial Statistics for Owensboro Independent

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $13,956,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $25,333,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,840,000
  • Total revenue: $45,129,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $21,693,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $25,942,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,125,000
  • Expenditures per student: $574,000
  • Total expenditures: $41,167,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,191,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $405,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Owensboro Independent

Elementary Schools within the Owensboro Independent

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cravens Elementary School
2741 Cravens Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-686-1010
  • Total: 304
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 64
14 to 1 22 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Estes Elementary School
1675 Leitchfield Rd
Owensboro, KY 42303
270-686-1030
  • Total: 409
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 72
13 to 1 32 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Foust Elementary School
601 Foust Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-686-1060
  • Total: 270
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 39
10 to 1 27 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Hager Preschool
601 Foust Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-686-1126
  • Total: 188
  • Pre-k: 188
16 to 1 12 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Newton Parrish Elementary School
510 Byers Ave
Owensboro, KY 42303
270-686-1100
  • Total: 418
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 67
15 to 1 28 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Owensboro 5-6 Elementary Center
2631 South Griffith Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-686-1128
  • Total: 588
  • 5th grade: 303
  • 6th grade: 285
14 to 1 42 5th Grade 6th Grade
Sutton Elementary School
2060 Lewis Ln
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-686-1140
  • Total: 344
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 63
14 to 1 25 Kindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Owensboro Independent

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Owensboro Middle School
1300 Booth Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-686-1130
  • Total: 585
  • 7th grade: 290
  • 8th grade: 295
13 to 1 44 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Owensboro Independent

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Owensboro High School
1800 Frederica St
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-686-1110
  • Total: 976
  • 9th grade: 271
  • 10th grade: 229
  • 11th grade: 242
  • 12th grade: 233
13 to 1 77 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Owensboro Independent (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Seven Hills Alternative School
2401 Mcconnell Ave
Owensboro, KY 42303
270-686-1120
  • Total: 50
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 16
  • 12th grade: 9
6 to 1 8 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,480
  • Median family income: $37,540
  • Median male income: $22,149
  • Median female income: $14,311
  • Median income of a renter: $14,787
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,566
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,445 1,700 1,725 1,310 420