Average Teacher Salary in Jackson Parish

The average teacher salary in Jackson Parish is $38,040.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,090 $14,940 $17,740 $26,880 $33,270 $42,700
Kindergarten $39,810 $30,240 $34,360 $40,020 $46,290 $51,680
Elementary $41,100 $31,210 $35,170 $41,080 $47,120 $52,110
Middle school $40,130 $23,900 $33,360 $41,580 $47,240 $54,920
High school $42,070 $31,440 $36,810 $42,500 $47,520 $53,280

How to Become a Teacher in Jackson Parish

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General Facts

  • Staff: 335
  • Full time teachers: 159
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 10 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 34
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 91
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 57
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,242

Information on Schools within Jackson Parish

Elementary Schools within the Jackson Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jonesboro-hodge Middle School
440 Old Winnfield Hwy
Jonesboro, LA 71251
318-259-6611
  • Total: 307
  • Pre-k: 15
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 76
  • 6th grade: 63
12 to 1 26 3rd Grade 6th Grade
Quitman High School
181 Wolverine Dr
Quitman, LA 71268
318-259-2698
  • Total: 606
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 47
  • 6th grade: 55
  • 7th grade: 57
  • 8th grade: 37
  • 9th grade: 41
  • 10th grade: 29
  • 11th grade: 26
  • 12th grade: 21
16 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Southside Elementary School
2105 South Polk St
Jonesboro, LA 71251
318-259-4489
  • Total: 255
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 54
14 to 1 18 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Weston High School
213 Hwy 505
Jonesboro, LA 71251
318-259-7313
  • Total: 604
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 55
  • 6th grade: 43
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 46
  • 9th grade: 34
  • 10th grade: 33
  • 11th grade: 29
  • 12th grade: 28
15 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

Middle Schools within the Jackson Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jonesboro-hodge High School
225 Pershing Hwy
Jonesboro, LA 71251
318-259-4138
  • Total: 470
  • 7th grade: 78
  • 8th grade: 92
  • 9th grade: 84
  • 10th grade: 69
  • 11th grade: 79
  • 12th grade: 68
13 to 1 37 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Jackson Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jonesboro-hodge High School
225 Pershing Hwy
Jonesboro, LA 71251
318-259-4138
  • Total: 470
  • 7th grade: 78
  • 8th grade: 92
  • 9th grade: 84
  • 10th grade: 69
  • 11th grade: 79
  • 12th grade: 68
13 to 1 37 7th Grade 12th Grade
Quitman High School
181 Wolverine Dr
Quitman, LA 71268
318-259-2698
  • Total: 606
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 47
  • 6th grade: 55
  • 7th grade: 57
  • 8th grade: 37
  • 9th grade: 41
  • 10th grade: 29
  • 11th grade: 26
  • 12th grade: 21
16 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Weston High School
213 Hwy 505
Jonesboro, LA 71251
318-259-7313
  • Total: 604
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 55
  • 6th grade: 43
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 46
  • 9th grade: 34
  • 10th grade: 33
  • 11th grade: 29
  • 12th grade: 28
15 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,354
  • Median family income: $36,317
  • Median male income: $27,678
  • Median female income: $12,917
  • Median income of a renter: $14,831
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,609
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,360 1,015 1,020 695 265