Average Teacher Salary in Hardin County

The average teacher salary in Hardin County is $44,217.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,190 $15,170 $16,990 $20,380 $32,160 $47,590
Elementary $48,260 $35,510 $40,910 $47,940 $55,740 $61,850
Middle school $51,020 $36,500 $43,150 $51,210 $58,700 $67,320
High school $51,400 $39,830 $44,170 $51,020 $57,710 $65,470

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,048
  • Full time teachers: 876
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 318
  • Instructional Coordinators: 14
  • Elementary Teachers: 253
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 43
  • Pre-K Teachers: 18
  • High School Teachers: 194
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 13,941

Financial Statistics for Hardin County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $33,614,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $78,195,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $11,654,000
  • Total revenue: $123,463,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $62,190,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $70,630,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $21,905,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,094,000
  • Total expenditures: $123,733,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $30,499,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $9,297,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $11,000

Information on Schools within Hardin County

Elementary Schools within the Hardin County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Creekside Elementary School
151 Horseshoe Bend Rd
Sonora, KY 42776
270-369-8460
  • Total: 456
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 60
17 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
G C Burkhead Elementary School
521 Charlemagne Blvd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
270-769-5983
  • Total: 803
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 152
  • 1st grade: 130
  • 2nd grade: 120
  • 3rd grade: 122
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 129
17 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Heartland Elementary School
2300 Nelson Dr
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
270-769-8930
  • Total: 359
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 53
16 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Howevalley Elementary School
8450 Hardinsburg Rd
Cecilia, KY 42724
270-862-3287
  • Total: 249
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 27
15 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lakewood Elementary School
265 Learning Placeace Ln
Cecilia, KY 42724
270-862-4516
  • Total: 613
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 105
16 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln Trail Elementary School
3154 Bardstown Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
270-737-7227
  • Total: 529
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 81
16 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Meadow View Elementary School
1255 West Vine St
Radcliff, KY 40160
270-352-0500
  • Total: 534
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 88
16 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
New Highland Elementary School
110 West A Jenkins Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
270-737-6612
  • Total: 601
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 107
15 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Parkway Elementary School
1080 South Logsdon Pkwy
Radcliff, KY 40160
270-351-4491
  • Total: 559
  • Pre-k: 59
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 67
13 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rineyville Elementary School
275 Rineyville School Rd
Rineyville, KY 40162
270-737-7371
  • Total: 469
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 77
17 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Vine Grove Elementary School
309 First St
Vine Grove, KY 40175
270-877-5410
  • Total: 547
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 78
17 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Woodland Elementary School
6000 South Woodland Dr
Radcliff, KY 40160
270-352-5828
  • Total: 624
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 92
16 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Hardin County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bluegrass Middle School
170 West A Jenkins Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
270-765-2658
  • Total: 641
  • 6th grade: 201
  • 7th grade: 217
  • 8th grade: 223
17 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade
East Hardin Middle School
129 College St
Glendale, KY 42740
270-369-7370
  • Total: 688
  • 6th grade: 210
  • 7th grade: 241
  • 8th grade: 237
18 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade
James T Alton Middle School
100 Country Club Rd
Vine Grove, KY 40175
270-877-2135
  • Total: 673
  • 6th grade: 210
  • 7th grade: 228
  • 8th grade: 235
18 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade
Radcliff Middle School
1145 South Dixie Blvd
Radcliff, KY 40160
270-351-1171
  • Total: 475
  • 6th grade: 186
  • 7th grade: 172
  • 8th grade: 117
16 to 1 29 6th Grade 8th Grade
West Hardin Middle School
10471 Leitchfield Rd
Cecilia, KY 42724
270-862-3924
  • Total: 617
  • 6th grade: 230
  • 7th grade: 194
  • 8th grade: 193
18 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Hardin County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Hardin High School
3040 Leitchfield Rd
Cecilia, KY 42724
270-737-6800
  • Total: 1,701
  • 9th grade: 479
  • 10th grade: 481
  • 11th grade: 368
  • 12th grade: 371
18 to 1 96 9th Grade 12th Grade
John Hardin High School
384 West A. Jenkins Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
270-769-8906
  • Total: 1,250
  • 9th grade: 282
  • 10th grade: 322
  • 11th grade: 339
  • 12th grade: 304
18 to 1 71 9th Grade 12th Grade
North Hardin High School
801 South Logsdon Parkway
Radcliff, KY 40160
270-351-3167
  • Total: 1,346
  • 9th grade: 409
  • 10th grade: 340
  • 11th grade: 283
  • 12th grade: 311
18 to 1 77 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brown Street Alternative Center
400 Brown St
Vine Grove, KY 40175
270-877-2100
  • Total: 78
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 12
  • 8th grade: 14
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 11
  • 12th grade: 4
7 to 1 11 6th Grade 12th Grade
Hardin County Day Treatment Center
643 Westporoute Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
270-766-5053
  • Total: 22
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 7
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade: 1
4 to 1 5 8th Grade 12th Grade
Lincoln Village Treatment Center Alternative School
820 New Glendale Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42702
270-766-5043
  • Total: 37
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 10
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade: 3
9 to 1 4 8th Grade 12th Grade
Mulberry Helm Education Center
114 South Mulberry St
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
270-769-8866
  • Total: 70
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 13
  • 10th grade: 14
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade: 28
39 to 1 2 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,930
  • Median family income: $45,076
  • Median male income: $27,396
  • Median female income: $15,869
  • Median income of a renter: $25,989
  • Median income of a home owner: $44,936
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,545 4,390 5,115 5,190 1,630