Average Teacher Salary in Jefferson County R-VII

The average teacher salary in Jefferson County R-VII is $44,504.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,050 $16,390 $18,370 $21,630 $25,790 $36,480
Kindergarten $46,180 $26,880 $36,650 $45,460 $56,640 $66,920
Elementary $49,620 $28,380 $37,810 $47,910 $61,100 $74,940
Middle school $52,340 $31,670 $38,600 $48,750 $64,210 $80,350
High school $50,330 $28,350 $36,660 $46,700 $62,200 $78,180

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General Facts

  • Staff: 122
  • Full time teachers: 53
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 6
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 29
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 4
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 20
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 740

Financial Statistics for Jefferson County R-VII

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,865,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $876,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $220,000
  • Total revenue: $7,961,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $3,488,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $3,338,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,043,000
  • Expenditures per student: $35,000
  • Total expenditures: $7,991,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Jefferson County R-VII

Elementary Schools within the Jefferson County R-VII

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Plattin Primary
2400 R7 School Rd
Festus, MO 63028
636-937-7170
  • Total: 260
  • Pre-k: 53
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 62
16 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Telegraph Intermediate
1265 Dooling Hollow Rd
Festus, MO 63028
636-937-6530
  • Total: 234
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 85
14 to 1 17 3rd Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Jefferson County R-VII

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Danby-rush Tower Middle
1250 Dooling Hollow Rd
Festus, MO 63028
636-937-9188
  • Total: 246
  • 6th grade: 79
  • 7th grade: 87
  • 8th grade: 80
12 to 1 20 6th Grade 8th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,164
  • Median family income: $49,611
  • Median male income: $31,000
  • Median female income: $16,862
  • Median income of a renter: $33,125
  • Median income of a home owner: $48,958
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    180 330 405 390 164