Average Teacher Salary in Nicholas County Schools

The average teacher salary in Nicholas County Schools is $40,872.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,150 $17,470 $20,220 $28,520 $35,670 $44,530
Kindergarten $45,760 $30,420 $38,640 $46,420 $53,530 $59,750
Elementary $45,040 $32,890 $38,610 $45,470 $51,480 $57,720
Middle school $41,320 $30,000 $34,320 $41,110 $48,400 $53,280
High school $43,090 $31,540 $36,110 $42,980 $50,430 $55,150

How to Become a Teacher in Nicholas County Schools

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General Facts

  • Staff: 612
  • Full time teachers: 311
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 61
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 134
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 13
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 160
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,083

Financial Statistics for Nicholas County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $10,028,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $27,582,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $7,118,000
  • Total revenue: $44,728,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $24,891,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $23,546,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $12,589,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,023,000
  • Total expenditures: $44,817,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,757,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,284,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $789,000

Information on Schools within Nicholas County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Nicholas County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beaver Elementary School
16414 Webster Rd
Craigsville, WV 26205
304-742-5611
  • Total: 110
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 13
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 12
  • 4th grade: 19
  • 5th grade: 11
13 to 1 9 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Birch River Elementary School
379 Birch River Rd
Birch River, WV 26610
304-649-2651
  • Total: 108
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 12
  • 3rd grade: 11
  • 4th grade: 13
  • 5th grade: 18
11 to 1 10 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Cherry River Elementary School
190 Riverside Dr
Richwood, WV 26261
304-846-6646
  • Total: 224
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 28
  • 1st grade: 30
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 35
12 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Craigsville Elementary School
100 School St
Craigsville, WV 26205
304-742-5271
  • Total: 270
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 42
14 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dixie Elementary School
1988 Dixie Hwy
Dixie, WV 25059
304-632-1323
  • Total: 93
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 13
  • 1st grade: 11
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 11
  • 5th grade: 13
9 to 1 10 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Glade Creek Elementary School
7950 Webster Rd
Summersville, WV 26651
304-872-2882
  • Total: 148
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 28
  • 1st grade: 21
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 22
  • 5th grade: 21
16 to 1 9 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mt Lookout Elementary School
1945 Mount Lookout Rd
Mount Lookout, WV 26678
304-872-2731
  • Total: 130
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 25
  • 2nd grade: 22
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 14
  • 5th grade: 25
15 to 1 9 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mt Nebo Elementary School
110 Schoolhouse Ln
Mount Nebo, WV 26679
304-872-2440
  • Total: 106
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 15
  • 4th grade: 15
  • 5th grade: 19
11 to 1 10 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Panther Creek Elementary School
10068 Canvas Nettie Rd
Nettie, WV 26681
304-846-6808
  • Total: 255
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 38
13 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Summersville Elementary School
108 Mckees Creek Rd
Summersville, WV 26651
304-872-1421
  • Total: 379
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 62
14 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Zela Elementary School
1073 Country Rd
Summersville, WV 26651
304-872-1481
  • Total: 119
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 25
  • 4th grade: 15
  • 5th grade: 19
13 to 1 9 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Nicholas County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Richwood Middle School
2 Valley Ave
Richwood, WV 26261
304-846-2638
  • Total: 302
  • 6th grade: 105
  • 7th grade: 93
  • 8th grade: 104
13 to 1 23 6th Grade 8th Grade
Summersville Middle School
40 Grizzly Rd
Summersville, WV 26651
304-872-5092
  • Total: 573
  • 6th grade: 202
  • 7th grade: 186
  • 8th grade: 185
13 to 1 45 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Nicholas County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Nicholas County High School
30 Grizzly Rd
Summersville, WV 26651
304-872-2141
  • Total: 838
  • 9th grade: 214
  • 10th grade: 223
  • 11th grade: 208
  • 12th grade: 193
17 to 1 51 9th Grade 12th Grade
Richwood High School
1 Valley Ave
Richwood, WV 26261
304-846-2591
  • Total: 428
  • 9th grade: 110
  • 10th grade: 108
  • 11th grade: 96
  • 12th grade: 114
15 to 1 28 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,207
  • Median family income: $32,074
  • Median male income: $23,604
  • Median female income: $11,627
  • Median income of a renter: $14,525
  • Median income of a home owner: $30,056
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,825 1,970 1,565 1,105 320