Average Teacher Salary in Monroe County School District

The average teacher salary in Monroe County School District is $37,512.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,820 $14,620 $15,960 $20,370 $29,460 $34,510
Kindergarten $40,080 $31,110 $35,480 $39,870 $46,600 $52,370
Elementary $40,870 $31,960 $35,130 $39,640 $46,390 $52,590
Middle school $41,710 $31,070 $35,750 $41,170 $48,650 $56,120
High school $42,080 $31,000 $35,200 $41,010 $49,130 $57,150

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General Facts

  • Staff: 348
  • Full time teachers: 177
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 9 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 25
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 59
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 93
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,328

Financial Statistics for Monroe County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,353,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $12,034,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,929,000
  • Total revenue: $18,316,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,605,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,177,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,425,000
  • Expenditures per student: $65,000
  • Total expenditures: $18,989,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,455,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,239,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $698,000

Information on Schools within Monroe County School District

Elementary Schools within the Monroe County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hamilton High School
40201 Hamilton Rd
Hamilton, MS 39746
662-343-8307
  • Total: 711
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 42
  • 7th grade: 65
  • 8th grade: 63
  • 9th grade: 68
  • 10th grade: 45
  • 11th grade: 62
  • 12th grade: 50
16 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Hatley High School
60286 Hatley Rd
Amory, MS 38821
662-256-4563
  • Total: 998
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 85
  • 6th grade: 77
  • 7th grade: 77
  • 8th grade: 91
  • 9th grade: 88
  • 10th grade: 75
  • 11th grade: 65
  • 12th grade: 68
14 to 1 72 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Smithville High School
60017 Hwy 23
Smithville, MS 38870
662-651-4276
  • Total: 619
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 52
  • 7th grade: 48
  • 8th grade: 50
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 68
  • 11th grade: 36
  • 12th grade: 35
15 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

High Schools within the Monroe County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hamilton High School
40201 Hamilton Rd
Hamilton, MS 39746
662-343-8307
  • Total: 711
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 42
  • 7th grade: 65
  • 8th grade: 63
  • 9th grade: 68
  • 10th grade: 45
  • 11th grade: 62
  • 12th grade: 50
16 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Hatley High School
60286 Hatley Rd
Amory, MS 38821
662-256-4563
  • Total: 998
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 85
  • 6th grade: 77
  • 7th grade: 77
  • 8th grade: 91
  • 9th grade: 88
  • 10th grade: 75
  • 11th grade: 65
  • 12th grade: 68
14 to 1 72 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Smithville High School
60017 Hwy 23
Smithville, MS 38870
662-651-4276
  • Total: 619
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 52
  • 7th grade: 48
  • 8th grade: 50
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 68
  • 11th grade: 36
  • 12th grade: 35
15 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,045
  • Median family income: $40,964
  • Median male income: $27,049
  • Median female income: $14,148
  • Median income of a renter: $20,000
  • Median income of a home owner: $35,605
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,045 870 1,130 765 179

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