Average Teacher Salary in Bell County

The average teacher salary in Bell County is $43,602.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,230 $18,090 $23,160 $28,510 $35,670 $46,990
Kindergarten $45,520 $34,550 $40,430 $46,610 $51,700 $56,430
Elementary $47,180 $35,990 $42,200 $48,000 $53,130 $58,160
Middle school $47,110 $34,890 $41,410 $47,940 $53,820 $58,950
High school $47,970 $35,210 $41,640 $48,680 $54,830 $60,220

How to Become a Teacher in Bell County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 520
  • Full time teachers: 223
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 60
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 141
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 47
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,151

Financial Statistics for Bell County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,756,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,797,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,860,000
  • Total revenue: $30,413,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $15,513,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $17,673,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,944,000
  • Expenditures per student: $503,000
  • Total expenditures: $28,891,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,887,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,504,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $13,000

Information on Schools within Bell County

Elementary Schools within the Bell County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bell Central School Center
Rr 1 Box 87-c
Pineville, KY 40977
606-337-3104
  • Total: 640
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 72
  • 7th grade: 73
  • 8th grade: 75
15 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Frakes School Center
Hwy 190
Frakes, KY 40940
606-337-2921
  • Total: 163
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 18
  • 4th grade: 8
  • 5th grade: 21
  • 6th grade: 15
  • 7th grade: 14
  • 8th grade: 17
13 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Lone Jack School Center
Jct. 92 And Hwy 25e
Four Mile, KY 40939
606-337-9461
  • Total: 252
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 36
  • 7th grade: 23
  • 8th grade: 21
11 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Page School Center
Rr 1 Box 174
Pineville, KY 40977
606-337-5207
  • Total: 482
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 53
  • 7th grade: 56
  • 8th grade: 44
17 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Rightfork School Center
Hc 86 Box 1250
Stoney Fork, KY 40988
606-337-3271
  • Total: 276
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 28
  • 2nd grade: 28
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 23
  • 7th grade: 29
  • 8th grade: 37
16 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Yellow Creek School Center
4840 West Cumberland Ave
Middlesboro, KY 40965
606-248-1794
  • Total: 501
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 36
  • 7th grade: 49
  • 8th grade: 47
18 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Bell County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bell Central School Center
Rr 1 Box 87-c
Pineville, KY 40977
606-337-3104
  • Total: 640
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 72
  • 7th grade: 73
  • 8th grade: 75
15 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Frakes School Center
Hwy 190
Frakes, KY 40940
606-337-2921
  • Total: 163
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 18
  • 4th grade: 8
  • 5th grade: 21
  • 6th grade: 15
  • 7th grade: 14
  • 8th grade: 17
13 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Lone Jack School Center
Jct. 92 And Hwy 25e
Four Mile, KY 40939
606-337-9461
  • Total: 252
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 36
  • 7th grade: 23
  • 8th grade: 21
11 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Page School Center
Rr 1 Box 174
Pineville, KY 40977
606-337-5207
  • Total: 482
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 53
  • 7th grade: 56
  • 8th grade: 44
17 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Rightfork School Center
Hc 86 Box 1250
Stoney Fork, KY 40988
606-337-3271
  • Total: 276
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 28
  • 2nd grade: 28
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 23
  • 7th grade: 29
  • 8th grade: 37
16 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Yellow Creek School Center
4840 West Cumberland Ave
Middlesboro, KY 40965
606-248-1794
  • Total: 501
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 36
  • 7th grade: 49
  • 8th grade: 47
18 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Bell County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bell County High School
Rr 1 Box 88
Pineville, KY 40977
606-337-7061
  • Total: 794
  • 9th grade: 229
  • 10th grade: 198
  • 11th grade: 196
  • 12th grade: 171
16 to 1 51 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Bell County (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Recovery Alternative School/day Treatment
Route 7 Box 198e
Pineville, KY 40977
606-337-0957
  • Total: 43
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 11
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 7
8 to 1 6 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $10,355
  • Median family income: $23,178
  • Median male income: $20,472
  • Median female income: $12,359
  • Median income of a renter: $12,078
  • Median income of a home owner: $21,673
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,795 1,095 760 420 115