Average Teacher Salary in Somerset Independent

The average teacher salary in Somerset Independent 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 Somerset Independent

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General Facts

  • Staff: 226
  • Full time teachers: 103
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 9 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 35
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 42
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 29
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,491

Financial Statistics for Somerset Independent

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,416,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $7,600,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,302,000
  • Total revenue: $13,318,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,847,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $7,948,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,558,000
  • Expenditures per student: $130,000
  • Total expenditures: $13,427,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,993,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $964,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Somerset Independent

Elementary Schools within the Somerset Independent

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hopkins Elementary School
210 May St
Somerset, KY 42501
606-678-8707
  • Total: 582
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 116
  • 2nd grade: 114
  • 3rd grade: 117
  • 4th grade: 92
16 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Meece Middle School
210 Barnett St
Somerset, KY 42501
606-678-5821
  • Total: 429
  • 5th grade: 109
  • 6th grade: 97
  • 7th grade: 120
  • 8th grade: 103
13 to 1 32 5th Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Somerset Independent

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Meece Middle School
210 Barnett St
Somerset, KY 42501
606-678-5821
  • Total: 429
  • 5th grade: 109
  • 6th grade: 97
  • 7th grade: 120
  • 8th grade: 103
13 to 1 32 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Somerset Independent

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Somerset High School
301 College St
Somerset, KY 42501
606-678-4721
  • Total: 480
  • 9th grade: 147
  • 10th grade: 105
  • 11th grade: 121
  • 12th grade: 107
16 to 1 31 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,931
  • Median family income: $30,771
  • Median male income: $20,644
  • Median female income: $13,029
  • Median income of a renter: $13,582
  • Median income of a home owner: $30,755
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    990 535 465 355 120