Average Teacher Salary in Breckinridge County

The average teacher salary in Breckinridge County is $45,334.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $38,540 $23,690 $31,160 $38,300 $47,070 $53,450
Kindergarten $47,360 $35,540 $40,090 $47,660 $54,660 $60,400
Elementary $46,230 $34,420 $39,120 $46,530 $53,190 $59,150
Middle school $46,940 $35,020 $40,160 $47,430 $54,040 $59,620
High school $47,600 $34,050 $40,180 $48,300 $55,960 $62,860

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General Facts

  • Staff: 417
  • Full time teachers: 158
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 62
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 59
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 38
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,667

Financial Statistics for Breckinridge County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,529,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $15,202,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,777,000
  • Total revenue: $25,508,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,304,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $13,267,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,672,000
  • Expenditures per student: $361,000
  • Total expenditures: $23,910,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,626,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,171,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $42,000

Information on Schools within Breckinridge County

Elementary Schools within the Breckinridge County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ben Johnson Elementary School
13598 South Hwy 259
Mcdaniels, KY 40152
270-756-3070
  • Total: 159
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 25
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 23
16 to 1 10 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Custer Elementary School
14880 Hwy 690
Custer, KY 40115
270-756-3040
  • Total: 171
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 34
15 to 1 12 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hardinsburg Elementary School
419 East Third St
Hardinsburg, KY 40143
270-756-3020
  • Total: 542
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 88
16 to 1 35 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Irvington Elementary School
611 South First St
Irvington, KY 40146
270-756-3050
  • Total: 331
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 41
17 to 1 19 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Breckinridge County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Breckinridge County Middle School
1877 East Hwy 60
Harned, KY 40144
270-756-3060
  • Total: 603
  • 6th grade: 183
  • 7th grade: 219
  • 8th grade: 201
17 to 1 35 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Breckinridge County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Breckinridge County High School
2019 East Hwy 60
Harned, KY 40144
270-756-3080
  • Total: 861
  • 9th grade: 215
  • 10th grade: 225
  • 11th grade: 221
  • 12th grade: 200
21 to 1 42 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,353
  • Median family income: $36,637
  • Median male income: $25,485
  • Median female income: $12,961
  • Median income of a renter: $17,823
  • Median income of a home owner: $33,719
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,555 1,150 1,135 895 185