Average Teacher Salary in Lamar County

The average teacher salary in Lamar County 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

How to Become a Teacher in Lamar County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 377
  • Full time teachers: 159
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 41
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 76
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 6
  • High School Teachers: 66
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,498

Financial Statistics for Lamar County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,876,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $11,487,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,712,000
  • Total revenue: $24,075,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,938,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $12,741,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,562,000
  • Expenditures per student: $31,000
  • Total expenditures: $22,155,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,062,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,088,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $245,000

Information on Schools within Lamar County

Elementary Schools within the Lamar County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lamar County Elementary School
228 Roberta Dr
Barnesville, GA 30204
770-358-5556
  • Total: 553
  • 3rd grade: 196
  • 4th grade: 167
  • 5th grade: 190
16 to 1 36 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Lamar County Primary School
154 Burnette Rd
Barnesville, GA 30204
770-358-8661
  • Total: 697
  • Pre-k: 105
  • Kindergarten: 196
  • 1st grade: 190
  • 2nd grade: 206
16 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Lamar County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lamar County Middle School
100 Burnette Rd
Barnesville, GA 30204
770-358-8652
  • Total: 525
  • 6th grade: 161
  • 7th grade: 170
  • 8th grade: 194
15 to 1 36 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lamar County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lamar County Comprehensive High School
1 Trojan Way
Barnesville, GA 30204
770-358-8641
  • Total: 723
  • 9th grade: 215
  • 10th grade: 193
  • 11th grade: 182
  • 12th grade: 133
17 to 1 43 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,666
  • Median family income: $43,481
  • Median male income: $25,734
  • Median female income: $16,303
  • Median income of a renter: $22,656
  • Median income of a home owner: $43,226
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    935 920 1,195 890 315