Average Teacher Salary in Pierce County School District

The average teacher salary in Pierce County School District is $47,334.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,010 $14,160 $14,820 $15,920 $36,910 $55,770
Kindergarten $50,610 $34,120 $41,390 $50,780 $61,420 $68,580
Elementary $52,470 $36,730 $43,270 $52,100 $61,930 $70,520
Middle school $52,330 $35,810 $42,570 $53,430 $62,190 $67,980
High school $54,250 $35,490 $43,650 $53,490 $63,640 $74,340

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General Facts

  • Staff: 493
  • Full time teachers: 250
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 47
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 139
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 16
  • Pre-K Teachers: 9
  • High School Teachers: 87
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,563

Financial Statistics for Pierce County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,117,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,002,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,963,000
  • Total revenue: $33,082,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $20,096,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $18,425,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,478,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $33,154,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,932,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,119,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $677,000

Information on Schools within Pierce County School District

Elementary Schools within the Pierce County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Blackshear Elementary School
5217 Ga Hwy 121
Blackshear, GA 31516
912-449-2088
  • Total: 1,287
  • Pre-k: 116
  • Kindergarten: 187
  • 1st grade: 205
  • 2nd grade: 204
  • 3rd grade: 185
  • 4th grade: 197
  • 5th grade: 193
14 to 1 95 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Patterson Elementary School
3414 Drawdy St
Patterson, GA 31557
912-647-5373
  • Total: 532
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 77
13 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Pierce County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Pierce County Middle School
5216 County Farm Rd
Blackshear, GA 31516
912-449-2077
  • Total: 767
  • 6th grade: 263
  • 7th grade: 247
  • 8th grade: 257
14 to 1 55 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Pierce County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Pierce County High School
4850 County Farm Rd
Blackshear, GA 31516
912-449-2055
  • Total: 977
  • 9th grade: 274
  • 10th grade: 246
  • 11th grade: 218
  • 12th grade: 239
17 to 1 59 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,230
  • Median family income: $35,903
  • Median male income: $24,143
  • Median female income: $13,249
  • Median income of a renter: $16,483
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,561
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,375 1,160 930 750 215

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