Average Teacher Salary in Richmond County School District

The average teacher salary in Richmond County School District is $46,914.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,380 $14,960 $17,010 $21,640 $43,230 $53,090
Kindergarten $49,820 $31,950 $37,670 $49,750 $63,470 $72,240
Elementary $50,000 $33,210 $40,290 $49,920 $59,820 $69,000
Middle school $55,990 $35,550 $42,780 $52,440 $68,050 $83,640
High school $49,380 $30,910 $37,720 $47,540 $60,370 $73,240

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General Facts

  • Staff: 4,747
  • Full time teachers: 2,345
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 587
  • Instructional Coordinators: 34
  • Elementary Teachers: 1,163
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 161
  • Pre-K Teachers: 68
  • High School Teachers: 954
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 32,716

Financial Statistics for Richmond County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $128,752,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $180,484,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $48,148,000
  • Total revenue: $357,384,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $195,877,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $192,709,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $65,570,000
  • Expenditures per student: $169,000
  • Total expenditures: $340,518,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $88,601,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $13,191,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $4,291,000

Information on Schools within Richmond County School District

Elementary Schools within the Richmond County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Barton Chapel Elementary School
2329 Barton Chapel Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4955
  • Total: 511
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 71
14 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Bayvale Elementary School
3309 Milledgeville Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
706-737-7255
  • Total: 321
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 42
14 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Blythe Elementary School
290 Church St
Blythe, GA 30805
706-592-4090
  • Total: 369
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 60
15 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Collins Elementary School
1321 Swanee Quintet Blvd
Augusta, GA 30901
706-823-6922
  • Total: 494
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 59
14 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Copeland Elementary School
1440 Jackson Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
706-737-7228
  • Total: 431
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 68
15 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Craig-houghton Elementary School
1001 4th St
Augusta, GA 30901
706-823-6946
  • Total: 471
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 66
13 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Deer Chase Elementary School
1780 Deer Chase Ln
Hephzibah, GA 30815
706-772-6240
  • Total: 662
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 106
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 104
16 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Diamond Lakes Elementary School
4153 Windsor Spring Rd
Hephzibah, GA 30815
706-771-2881
  • Total: 523
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 79
15 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Freedom Park Elementary
345 42nd St Building 43400
Fort Gordon, GA 30905
706-796-8428
  • Total: 847
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 139
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 81
  • 6th grade: 74
  • 7th grade: 58
  • 8th grade: 55
16 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Garrett Elementary School
1100 Eisenhower Dr
Augusta, GA 30904
706-737-7222
  • Total: 272
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 31
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 34
14 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Glenn Hills Elementary School
2838 Glenn Hills Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4942
  • Total: 497
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 69
13 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Goshen Elementary School
4040 Old Waynesboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4646
  • Total: 466
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 85
14 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Gracewood Elementary School
2032 Tobacco Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4969
  • Total: 533
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 83
16 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hains Elementary School
1820 Windsor Spring Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4918
  • Total: 386
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 55
13 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hephzibah Elementary School
2542 Ga Hwy 88
Hephzibah, GA 30815
706-592-4561
  • Total: 482
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 73
15 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hornsby Elementary School
310 Kentucky Ave
Augusta, GA 30901
706-823-6928
  • Total: 321
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 41
18 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Jamestown Elementary School
3637 Hiers Blvd
Hephzibah, GA 30815
706-796-4760
  • Total: 399
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 68
13 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Jenkins-white Elementary Charter School
800 15th Ave
Augusta, GA 30901
706-737-7320
  • Total: 410
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 49
14 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lake Forest Hills Elementary School
3140 Lake Forest Dr
Augusta, GA 30909
706-737-7317
  • Total: 483
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 68
12 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lamar Elementary School
970 Baker Ave
Augusta, GA 30904
706-737-7262
  • Total: 294
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 30
13 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Mcbean Elementary School
1165 Hephzibah Mcbean Rd
Hephzibah, GA 30815
706-592-3723
  • Total: 506
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 72
15 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Meadowbrook Elementary School
3630 Goldfinch Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4915
  • Total: 626
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 112
  • 4th grade: 103
  • 5th grade: 100
15 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Merry Elementary School
415 Boy Scout Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
706-737-7185
  • Total: 338
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 43
13 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Milledge Elementary School
510 Eve St
Augusta, GA 30904
706-737-7260
  • Total: 322
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 40
  • 6th grade: 35
14 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Monte Sano Elementary School
2164 Richmond Ave
Augusta, GA 30904
706-868-3650
  • Total: 438
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 41
15 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
National Hills Elementary School
1215 Northwood Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
706-737-7266
  • Total: 252
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 39
15 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rollins Elementary School
2160 Mura Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4972
  • Total: 420
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 66
15 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Southside Elementary School
3310 Old Louisville Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4952
  • Total: 418
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 46
15 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sue Reynolds Elementary School
3840 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
706-855-2540
  • Total: 669
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 127
14 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Terrace Manor Elementary School
3110 Tate Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4910
  • Total: 317
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 44
14 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tobacco Road Elementary School
2397 Tobacco Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4658
  • Total: 571
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 125
  • 5th grade: 88
15 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Walker Traditional Elementary School
1301 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30901
706-823-6950
  • Total: 802
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 96
  • 6th grade: 91
  • 7th grade: 95
  • 8th grade: 92
18 to 1 45 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Warren Road Elementary School
311 Warren Rd
Augusta, GA 30907
706-737-7225
  • Total: 468
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 71
14 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wheeless Road Elementary School
2530 Wheeless Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4985
  • Total: 489
  • Pre-k: 46
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 59
15 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School
1925 Kratha Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
706-737-7219
  • Total: 536
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 75
13 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Willis Foreman Elementary School
2413 Willis Foreman Rd
Hephzibah, GA 30815
706-592-3991
  • Total: 403
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 82
14 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Windsor Spring Road Elementary School
2534 Windsor Spring Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4939
  • Total: 519
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 86
14 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Richmond County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Augusta A & D Program
3431 Mike Padgett Hwy
Augusta, GA 30906
706-772-9722
  • Total: 31
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 2
not available not available 8th Grade 11th Grade
Davidson Magnet School
615 12th St
Augusta, GA 30901
706-823-6924
  • Total: 683
  • 6th grade: 114
  • 7th grade: 106
  • 8th grade: 101
  • 9th grade: 94
  • 10th grade: 95
  • 11th grade: 84
  • 12th grade: 89
14 to 1 47 6th Grade 12th Grade
East Augusta Middle School
320 Kentucky Ave
Augusta, GA 30901
706-823-6960
  • Total: 356
  • 6th grade: 110
  • 7th grade: 116
  • 8th grade: 130
12 to 1 30 6th Grade 8th Grade
Freedom Park Elementary
345 42nd St Building 43400
Fort Gordon, GA 30905
706-796-8428
  • Total: 847
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 139
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 81
  • 6th grade: 74
  • 7th grade: 58
  • 8th grade: 55
16 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Glenn Hills Middle School
2941 Glenn Hills Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4705
  • Total: 704
  • 6th grade: 224
  • 7th grade: 216
  • 8th grade: 264
12 to 1 61 6th Grade 8th Grade
Hephzibah Middle School
2427 Mims Rd
Hephzibah, GA 30815
706-592-4534
  • Total: 802
  • 6th grade: 231
  • 7th grade: 273
  • 8th grade: 298
15 to 1 52 6th Grade 8th Grade
Langford Middle School
3019 Walton Way Ext
Augusta, GA 30909
706-737-7301
  • Total: 611
  • 6th grade: 195
  • 7th grade: 212
  • 8th grade: 204
13 to 1 47 6th Grade 8th Grade
Lighthouse Care Center Of Augusta
3100 Perimeter Pkwy
Augusta, GA 30909
706-651-0005
  • Total: 37
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 1
not available not available 8th Grade 12th Grade
Morgan Road Middle School
3635 Hiers Blvd
Hephzibah, GA 30815
706-796-4992
  • Total: 576
  • 6th grade: 175
  • 7th grade: 182
  • 8th grade: 219
12 to 1 48 6th Grade 8th Grade
Murphey Middle Charter School
2610 Milledgeville Rd
Augusta, GA 30904
706-737-7350
  • Total: 483
  • 6th grade: 169
  • 7th grade: 150
  • 8th grade: 164
10 to 1 47 6th Grade 8th Grade
Sego Middle School
3420 Julia Ave
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4944
  • Total: 718
  • 6th grade: 222
  • 7th grade: 244
  • 8th grade: 252
14 to 1 53 6th Grade 8th Grade
Spirit Creek Middle School
115 Dolphin Way
Hephzibah, GA 30815
706-592-3987
  • Total: 767
  • 6th grade: 253
  • 7th grade: 244
  • 8th grade: 270
14 to 1 55 6th Grade 8th Grade
Tubman Middle School
1740 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904
706-737-7250
  • Total: 310
  • 7th grade: 142
  • 8th grade: 168
9 to 1 35 7th Grade 8th Grade
Tutt Middle School
495 Boy Scout Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
706-737-7288
  • Total: 406
  • 6th grade: 139
  • 7th grade: 123
  • 8th grade: 144
12 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade
Walker Traditional Elementary School
1301 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30901
706-823-6950
  • Total: 802
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 96
  • 6th grade: 91
  • 7th grade: 95
  • 8th grade: 92
18 to 1 45 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Richmond County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Academy Of Richmond County High School
910 Russell St
Augusta, GA 30904
706-737-7152
  • Total: 1,464
  • 9th grade: 514
  • 10th grade: 368
  • 11th grade: 336
  • 12th grade: 246
17 to 1 88 9th Grade 12th Grade
Augusta A & D Program
3431 Mike Padgett Hwy
Augusta, GA 30906
706-772-9722
  • Total: 31
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 2
not available not available 8th Grade 11th Grade
Butler High School
2011 Lumpkin Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4959
  • Total: 1,174
  • 9th grade: 452
  • 10th grade: 311
  • 11th grade: 256
  • 12th grade: 155
16 to 1 72 9th Grade 12th Grade
Cross Creek High School
3855 Old Waynesboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
706-772-8140
  • Total: 1,333
  • 9th grade: 428
  • 10th grade: 340
  • 11th grade: 318
  • 12th grade: 247
16 to 1 84 9th Grade 12th Grade
Davidson Magnet School
615 12th St
Augusta, GA 30901
706-823-6924
  • Total: 683
  • 6th grade: 114
  • 7th grade: 106
  • 8th grade: 101
  • 9th grade: 94
  • 10th grade: 95
  • 11th grade: 84
  • 12th grade: 89
14 to 1 47 6th Grade 12th Grade
Glenn Hills High School
2840 Glenn Hills Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
706-796-4924
  • Total: 1,016
  • 9th grade: 381
  • 10th grade: 235
  • 11th grade: 214
  • 12th grade: 186
14 to 1 72 9th Grade 12th Grade
Hephzibah High School
4558 Brothersville Rd
Hephzibah, GA 30815
706-592-2089
  • Total: 1,186
  • 9th grade: 381
  • 10th grade: 312
  • 11th grade: 277
  • 12th grade: 216
15 to 1 79 9th Grade 12th Grade
Johnson Magnet
1324 Lny Walker Blvd
Augusta, GA 30901
706-823-6933
  • Total: 380
  • 9th grade: 96
  • 10th grade: 98
  • 11th grade: 85
  • 12th grade: 101
12 to 1 31 9th Grade 12th Grade
Josey High School
1701 15th St
Augusta, GA 30901
706-737-7360
  • Total: 858
  • 9th grade: 294
  • 10th grade: 204
  • 11th grade: 203
  • 12th grade: 157
13 to 1 66 9th Grade 12th Grade
Laney High School
1339 Lny Walker Blvd
Augusta, GA 30901
706-823-6900
  • Total: 692
  • 9th grade: 250
  • 10th grade: 158
  • 11th grade: 154
  • 12th grade: 130
14 to 1 50 9th Grade 12th Grade
Lighthouse Care Center Of Augusta
3100 Perimeter Pkwy
Augusta, GA 30909
706-651-0005
  • Total: 37
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 1
not available not available 8th Grade 12th Grade
Westside High School
1002 Patriots Way
Augusta, GA 30907
706-868-4030
  • Total: 863
  • 9th grade: 282
  • 10th grade: 201
  • 11th grade: 216
  • 12th grade: 164
14 to 1 60 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,088
  • Median family income: $38,509
  • Median male income: $22,905
  • Median female income: $16,494
  • Median income of a renter: $21,972
  • Median income of a home owner: $42,304
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    15,400 10,535 10,940 9,095 3,975

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