Average Teacher Salary in Decatur City

The average teacher salary in Decatur City is $45,558.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,950 $14,800 $16,410 $20,030 $27,100 $34,470
Kindergarten $43,990 $18,680 $31,840 $46,080 $56,030 $65,500
Elementary $53,450 $37,700 $43,930 $52,780 $62,900 $71,940
Middle school $52,520 $36,760 $43,030 $51,380 $62,050 $71,980
High school $54,880 $37,930 $45,120 $54,980 $64,380 $74,180

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General Facts

  • Staff: 466
  • Full time teachers: 224
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 81
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 111
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 15
  • Pre-K Teachers: 10
  • High School Teachers: 88
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,823

Financial Statistics for Decatur City

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $26,281,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $10,956,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,490,000
  • Total revenue: $39,727,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $21,673,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $21,000,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,553,000
  • Expenditures per student: $167,000
  • Total expenditures: $36,745,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,296,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,778,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $353,000

Information on Schools within Decatur City

Elementary Schools within the Decatur City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Clairemont Elementary School
155 Erie Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
404-370-4450
  • Total: 321
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 54
12 to 1 26 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
College Heights Early Learning Center
917 South Mcdonough St
Decatur, GA 30030
404-370-4480
  • Total: 164
  • Pre-k: 164
16 to 1 10 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Glennwood Academy
440 East Ponce De Leon Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
404-370-4435
  • Total: 424
  • 4th grade: 235
  • 5th grade: 189
13 to 1 32 4th Grade 5th Grade
Oakhurst Elementary School
175 Mead Rd
Decatur, GA 30030
404-370-4470
  • Total: 276
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 57
11 to 1 24 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Winnona Park Elementary School
510 Avery St
Decatur, GA 30030
404-370-4490
  • Total: 340
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 79
13 to 1 26 Kindergarten 3rd Grade

Middle Schools within the Decatur City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Renfroe Middle School
220 West College Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
404-370-4440
  • Total: 541
  • 6th grade: 185
  • 7th grade: 179
  • 8th grade: 177
11 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Decatur City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Decatur High School
310 North Mcdonough St
Decatur, GA 30030
404-370-4420
  • Total: 757
  • 9th grade: 200
  • 10th grade: 189
  • 11th grade: 193
  • 12th grade: 175
13 to 1 57 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $29,363
  • Median family income: $65,064
  • Median male income: $36,196
  • Median female income: $27,568
  • Median income of a renter: $25,686
  • Median income of a home owner: $67,571
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    610 585 655 1,010 1,060