Average Teacher Salary in Spencer County

The average teacher salary in Spencer County is $43,602.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,230 $18,090 $23,160 $28,510 $35,670 $46,990
Kindergarten $45,520 $34,550 $40,430 $46,610 $51,700 $56,430
Elementary $47,180 $35,990 $42,200 $48,000 $53,130 $58,160
Middle school $47,110 $34,890 $41,410 $47,940 $53,820 $58,950
High school $47,970 $35,210 $41,640 $48,680 $54,830 $60,220

How to Become a Teacher in Spencer County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 349
  • Full time teachers: 149
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 19 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 51
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 89
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 3
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 29
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,804

Financial Statistics for Spencer County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,640,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $13,942,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,718,000
  • Total revenue: $22,300,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $10,695,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,890,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,765,000
  • Expenditures per student: $158,000
  • Total expenditures: $20,862,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,577,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,116,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,000

Information on Schools within Spencer County

Elementary Schools within the Spencer County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Spencer County Elementary School
1265 Mt. Washington Rd
Taylorsville, KY 40071
502-477-6950
  • Total: 799
  • Kindergarten: 130
  • 1st grade: 141
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 139
  • 4th grade: 127
  • 5th grade: 129
19 to 1 43 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Spencer County Preschool
110 Reasor Ave
Taylorsville, KY 40071
502-477-3210
  • Total: 84
  • Pre-k: 84
24 to 1 4 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Taylorsville Elementary School
206 Reasor Ave
Taylorsville, KY 40071
502-477-3339
  • Total: 452
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 78
16 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Spencer County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Spencer County Middle School
1263 Mt Washington Rd
Taylorsville, KY 40071
502-477-3260
  • Total: 631
  • 6th grade: 207
  • 7th grade: 180
  • 8th grade: 244
21 to 1 30 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Spencer County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Spencer County High School
520 Taylorsville Rd
Taylorsville, KY 40071
502-477-3255
  • Total: 813
  • 9th grade: 215
  • 10th grade: 221
  • 11th grade: 203
  • 12th grade: 173
22 to 1 37 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hillview Academy
404 Main Cross St
Taylorsville, KY 40071
502-477-1530
  • Total: 25
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 4
13 to 1 2 4th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,848
  • Median family income: $52,038
  • Median male income: $31,723
  • Median female income: $18,156
  • Median income of a renter: $21,829
  • Median income of a home owner: $53,659
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    575 560 850 1,095 325