Average Teacher Salary in Wayne County School District

The average teacher salary in Wayne 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: 842
  • Full time teachers: 384
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 119
  • Instructional Coordinators: 11
  • Elementary Teachers: 195
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 26
  • Pre-K Teachers: 17
  • High School Teachers: 147
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,424

Financial Statistics for Wayne County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $12,212,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $28,393,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,931,000
  • Total revenue: $45,536,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $28,696,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $27,492,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,596,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $45,197,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $12,758,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,858,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $619,000

Information on Schools within Wayne County School District

Elementary Schools within the Wayne County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bacon Elementary School
1425 West Orange St
Jesup, GA 31545
912-427-1077
  • Total: 896
  • Pre-k: 233
  • Kindergarten: 341
  • 1st grade: 322
19 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 1st Grade
Jesup Elementary School
642 East Placeum St
Jesup, GA 31546
912-427-1033
  • Total: 623
  • 2nd grade: 304
  • 3rd grade: 319
13 to 1 48 2nd Grade 3rd Grade
Martha Rawls Smith Elementary School
710 West Pine St
Jesup, GA 31545
912-427-1044
  • Total: 603
  • 4th grade: 305
  • 5th grade: 298
14 to 1 43 4th Grade 5th Grade
Odum Elementary School
322 Walter St
Odum, GA 31555
912-586-2225
  • Total: 394
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 56
14 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Screven Elementary School
414 School St
Screven, GA 31560
912-579-2261
  • Total: 283
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 40
13 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Wayne County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Arthur Williams Middle School
1175 South Us Hwy 301
Jesup, GA 31546
912-427-1025
  • Total: 561
  • 6th grade: 173
  • 7th grade: 193
  • 8th grade: 195
14 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Martha Puckett Middle School
475 Durrence Rd
Jesup, GA 31545
912-427-1061
  • Total: 566
  • 6th grade: 179
  • 7th grade: 193
  • 8th grade: 194
14 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Thomas P. James Academy
1365 West Orange St
Jesup, GA 31545
912-810-7635
  • Total: 72
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 13
  • 10th grade: 19
  • 11th grade: 11
  • 12th grade: 2
9 to 1 8 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Wayne County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Thomas P. James Academy
1365 West Orange St
Jesup, GA 31545
912-810-7635
  • Total: 72
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 13
  • 10th grade: 19
  • 11th grade: 11
  • 12th grade: 2
9 to 1 8 7th Grade 12th Grade
Wayne County High School
1 Jacket Dr
Jesup, GA 31545
912-427-1088
  • Total: 1,426
  • 9th grade: 359
  • 10th grade: 419
  • 11th grade: 326
  • 12th grade: 322
15 to 1 94 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,628
  • Median family income: $39,442
  • Median male income: $27,202
  • Median female income: $14,348
  • Median income of a renter: $19,035
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,951
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,125 1,435 1,545 1,415 515

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