Average Teacher Salary in Simpson County

The average teacher salary in Simpson 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 Simpson County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 450
  • Full time teachers: 180
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 67
  • Instructional Coordinators: 8
  • Elementary Teachers: 71
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 50
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,964

Financial Statistics for Simpson County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $7,051,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $15,938,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,614,000
  • Total revenue: $25,603,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $13,729,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $13,997,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,758,000
  • Expenditures per student: $132,000
  • Total expenditures: $29,196,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,640,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $920,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Simpson County

Elementary Schools within the Simpson County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Franklin Elementary School
211 South Main St
Franklin, KY 42134
270-586-3241
  • Total: 268
  • Pre-k: 56
  • Kindergarten: 212
17 to 1 16 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Lincoln Elementary School
601 John J. Johnson Ave
Franklin, KY 42134
270-586-7133
  • Total: 432
  • Pre-k: 53
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 62
  • 6th grade: 69
15 to 1 28 4th Grade 5th Grade
Simpson Elementary School
721 Witt Rd
Franklin, KY 42134
270-586-4414
  • Total: 670
  • 1st grade: 223
  • 2nd grade: 223
  • 3rd grade: 224
17 to 1 39 1st Grade 3rd Grade

Middle Schools within the Simpson County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Franklin-simpson Middle School
322 South College St
Franklin, KY 42134
270-586-4401
  • Total: 681
  • 6th grade: 235
  • 7th grade: 211
  • 8th grade: 235
20 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Simpson County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Franklin-simpson High School
400 South College St
Franklin, KY 42134
270-586-3273
  • Total: 885
  • 9th grade: 276
  • 10th grade: 243
  • 11th grade: 199
  • 12th grade: 166
15 to 1 58 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Learning Opportunities Center Alternative School
205 Iris Dr
Franklin, KY 42135
270-586-2039
  • Total: 28
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 7
13 to 1 2 8th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,150
  • Median family income: $42,525
  • Median male income: $28,176
  • Median female income: $16,590
  • Median income of a renter: $27,250
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,506
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,045 1,070 1,210 1,065 255