Average Teacher Salary in Trigg County

The average teacher salary in Trigg County is $45,670.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,470 $14,260 $15,060 $16,410 $24,350 $36,120
Elementary $53,210 $36,610 $44,650 $52,400 $63,330 $74,100
Middle school $53,320 $36,380 $43,290 $52,170 $63,900 $75,590
High school $54,680 $37,860 $45,430 $54,520 $64,740 $75,310

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General Facts

  • Staff: 318
  • Full time teachers: 132
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 39
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 45
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 33
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,127

Financial Statistics for Trigg County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $5,493,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $11,233,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,634,000
  • Total revenue: $18,360,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $9,490,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $10,649,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,589,000
  • Expenditures per student: $163,000
  • Total expenditures: $18,375,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,416,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,240,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $4,000

Information on Schools within Trigg County

Elementary Schools within the Trigg County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Trigg County Intermediate School
205 East Main St
Cadiz, KY 42211
270-522-2220
  • Total: 453
  • 3rd grade: 150
  • 4th grade: 150
  • 5th grade: 153
16 to 1 28 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Trigg County Primary School
205 East Main St
Cadiz, KY 42211
270-522-2220
  • Total: 521
  • Pre-k: 76
  • Kindergarten: 162
  • 1st grade: 142
  • 2nd grade: 141
17 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Trigg County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Trigg County Middle School
206 Lafayette St
Cadiz, KY 42211
270-522-2210
  • Total: 480
  • 6th grade: 155
  • 7th grade: 157
  • 8th grade: 168
17 to 1 29 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Trigg County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Trigg County High School
203 Main St
Cadiz, KY 42211
270-522-2200
  • Total: 673
  • 9th grade: 172
  • 10th grade: 159
  • 11th grade: 169
  • 12th grade: 173
16 to 1 41 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,184
  • Median family income: $40,886
  • Median male income: $27,271
  • Median female income: $16,326
  • Median income of a renter: $26,745
  • Median income of a home owner: $35,662
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    930 885 980 790 190