Average Teacher Salary in Wilkes County School District

The average teacher salary in Wilkes County School District is $47,102.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $43,540 $21,880 $31,570 $47,830 $54,890 $59,150
Kindergarten $47,810 $30,750 $38,280 $49,850 $58,030 $64,860
Elementary $49,430 $32,970 $40,360 $50,760 $59,120 $66,030
Middle school $46,210 $19,960 $36,650 $48,610 $59,200 $65,700
High school $48,520 $32,630 $37,920 $46,810 $58,690 $69,390

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General Facts

  • Staff: 277
  • Full time teachers: 123
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 29
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 56
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K Teachers: 6
  • High School Teachers: 52
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,744

Financial Statistics for Wilkes County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,602,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $8,985,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,938,000
  • Total revenue: $17,525,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $9,860,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $10,142,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,319,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $17,387,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,370,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $873,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $435,000

Information on Schools within Wilkes County School District

Elementary Schools within the Wilkes County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Washington-wilkes Elementary School
109 East St
Washington, GA 30673
706-678-7124
  • Total: 338
  • Pre-k: 107
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 116
18 to 1 19 4th Grade 5th Grade
Washington-wilkes Primary School
910 East Roberoute Toombs Ave
Washington, GA 30673
706-678-2633
  • Total: 517
  • Kindergarten: 123
  • 1st grade: 133
  • 2nd grade: 127
  • 3rd grade: 134
12 to 1 42 Kindergarten 3rd Grade

Middle Schools within the Wilkes County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Washington-wilkes Middle School
304a Gordon St
Washington, GA 30673
706-678-7131
  • Total: 411
  • 6th grade: 145
  • 7th grade: 129
  • 8th grade: 137
15 to 1 28 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Wilkes County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Washington-wilkes High School
304 Gordon St
Washington, GA 30673
706-678-2426
  • Total: 478
  • 9th grade: 154
  • 10th grade: 132
  • 11th grade: 85
  • 12th grade: 107
15 to 1 33 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,020
  • Median family income: $36,219
  • Median male income: $25,164
  • Median female income: $15,821
  • Median income of a renter: $15,243
  • Median income of a home owner: $33,932
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    970 655 685 515 155