Average Teacher Salary in Sussex County Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Sussex County Public Schools is $44,769.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,873 $15,873 $17,946 $23,476 $29,216 $40,790
Kindergarten $47,513 $26,826 $37,823 $47,976 $57,966 $67,730
Elementary $49,383 $34,086 $40,990 $49,140 $58,036 $66,973
Middle school $50,420 $35,950 $41,350 $49,613 $58,743 $68,773
High school $50,660 $35,303 $41,820 $50,346 $59,326 $69,123

How to Become a Teacher in Sussex County Public Schools

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General Facts

  • Staff: 285
  • Full time teachers: 93
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 27
  • Instructional Coordinators: 20
  • Elementary Teachers: 33
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 54
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,215

Financial Statistics for Sussex County Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,582,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,352,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,660,000
  • Total revenue: $21,594,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $10,736,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $10,216,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,459,000
  • Expenditures per student: $12,000
  • Total expenditures: $21,037,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,108,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $830,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $175,000

Information on Schools within Sussex County Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Sussex County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Annie B. Jackson Elementary
408 School St
Waverly, VA 23890
804-834-2281
  • Total: 110
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 51
13 to 1 8 4th Grade 5th Grade
Ellen W. Chambliss Elementary
10415 Higgins St
Wakefield, VA 23888
757-899-5391
  • Total: 225
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 65
14 to 1 16 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Jefferson Elementary
9436 Mayes St
Jarratt, VA 23867
434-535-8810
  • Total: 196
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 32
  • 5th grade: 35
14 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Sussex County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sussex Central Middle
21356 Sussex Dr
Sussex, VA 23884
434-246-2251
  • Total: 276
  • 6th grade: 88
  • 7th grade: 88
  • 8th grade: 100
12 to 1 23 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Sussex County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sussex Central High
21394 Sussex Dr
Sussex, VA 23884
434-246-6051
  • Total: 408
  • 9th grade: 112
  • 10th grade: 117
  • 11th grade: 69
  • 12th grade: 110
13 to 1 31 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,670
  • Median family income: $36,739
  • Median male income: $16,871
  • Median female income: $17,107
  • Median income of a renter: $21,853
  • Median income of a home owner: $36,050
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    830 700 610 500 195

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