Average Teacher Salary in Jackson Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Jackson Public Schools is $46,912.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $31,590 $18,150 $20,790 $31,490 $36,910 $50,860
Elementary $52,710 $36,270 $42,620 $53,610 $63,150 $69,230
Middle school $53,700 $36,300 $42,510 $55,150 $63,080 $69,280
High school $49,650 $34,720 $38,170 $45,110 $60,890 $73,490

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General Facts

  • Staff: 700
  • Full time teachers: 398
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 114
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 126
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 32
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 158
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,632

Financial Statistics for Jackson Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $22,523,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $42,585,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,728,000
  • Total revenue: $71,836,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $40,351,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $36,136,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $18,903,000
  • Expenditures per student: $459,000
  • Total expenditures: $77,159,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $18,513,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,565,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $301,000

Information on Schools within Jackson Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Jackson Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bennett School
820 Bennett St
Jackson, MI 49202
517-841-2730
  • Total: 428
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 55
  • 6th grade: 40
18 to 1 23 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Cascades School
1200 South Wisner St
Jackson, MI 49203
517-841-3900
  • Total: 274
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 1
17 to 1 16 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Dibble Elementary School
3450 Kibby Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
517-841-3970
  • Total: 365
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 43
20 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Frost Elementary School
1226 South Wisner St
Jackson, MI 49203
517-841-2600
  • Total: 739
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 135
  • 4th grade: 142
  • 5th grade: 170
  • 6th grade: 199
17 to 1 43 1st Grade 6th Grade
Hunt Elementary School
1143 North Brown St
Jackson, MI 49202
517-841-2610
  • Total: 510
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 72
14 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lincoln School
810 East 5th Ave
Sault Sainte Marie, MI 49783
906-635-6626
  • Total: 296
  • Kindergarten: 15
14 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mcculloch School
216 East Biddle St
Jackson, MI 49203
517-841-3940
  • Total: 206
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 24
  • 4th grade: 32
  • 5th grade: 23
13 to 1 16 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Northeast Elementary School
1024 Fleming Ave
Jackson, MI 49202
517-841-2500
  • Total: 658
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 90
  • 6th grade: 73
16 to 1 42 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Sharp Park Academy
766 Park Rd
Jackson, MI 49203
517-841-2860
  • Total: 178
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 27
12 to 1 15 Kindergarten 3rd Grade

Middle Schools within the Jackson Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Middle School At Parkside
2400 4th St
Jackson, MI 49203
517-841-2300
  • Total: 847
  • 7th grade: 432
  • 8th grade: 415
14 to 1 60 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Jackson Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jackson High School
544 Wildwood Ave
Jackson, MI 49202
517-841-3700
  • Total: 1,732
  • 9th grade: 512
  • 10th grade: 390
  • 11th grade: 405
  • 12th grade: 425
19 to 1 91 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Jackson Public Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Amy Firth Middle School
205 Seymour Ave
Jackson, MI 49202
517-841-3870
  • Total: 127
  • 7th grade: 18
  • 8th grade: 40
  • 9th grade: 53
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade: 6
18 to 1 7 7th Grade 12th Grade
Ta Wilson School
310 West Morrell St
Jackson, MI 49203
517-841-2800
  • Total: 272
  • 9th grade: 106
  • 10th grade: 68
  • 11th grade: 47
  • 12th grade: 51
19 to 1 14 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,515
  • Median family income: $45,277
  • Median male income: $27,728
  • Median female income: $17,575
  • Median income of a renter: $21,099
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,779
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,255 2,810 3,255 3,420 1,405