Average Teacher Salary in Mccreary County

The average teacher salary in Mccreary County is $43,144.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $32,090 $14,910 $17,020 $30,040 $45,180 $53,400
Kindergarten $42,450 $16,460 $37,170 $45,320 $51,620 $57,290
Elementary $46,540 $35,100 $40,400 $46,940 $53,080 $58,500
Middle school $46,770 $35,510 $40,540 $46,890 $53,120 $59,060
High school $47,870 $35,320 $40,980 $47,940 $54,990 $61,390

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General Facts

  • Staff: 537
  • Full time teachers: 214
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 69
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 97
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 29
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,260

Financial Statistics for Mccreary County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,967,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $22,761,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,660,000
  • Total revenue: $32,388,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $16,310,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $17,658,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,881,000
  • Expenditures per student: $641,000
  • Total expenditures: $30,724,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,238,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $560,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $371,000

Information on Schools within Mccreary County

Elementary Schools within the Mccreary County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mccreary County Preschool
6461 South Hwy 1651
Pine Knot, KY 42635
606-354-3590
  • Total: 158
  • Pre-k: 158
not available not available Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Pine Knot Intermediate School
6519 South Hwy 1651
Pine Knot, KY 42635
606-354-2511
  • Total: 373
  • 4th grade: 124
  • 5th grade: 135
  • 6th grade: 114
15 to 1 25 4th Grade 6th Grade
Pine Knot Primary School
119 East Hwy 92
Pine Knot, KY 42635
606-354-2161
  • Total: 562
  • Kindergarten: 132
  • 1st grade: 145
  • 2nd grade: 142
  • 3rd grade: 143
14 to 1 39 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Whitley City Elementary School
2819 North Hwy 27
Whitley City, KY 42653
606-376-2690
  • Total: 646
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 83
  • 6th grade: 85
16 to 1 41 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Mccreary County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mccreary County Middle School
180 Raider Way
Stearns, KY 42647
606-376-5081
  • Total: 440
  • 7th grade: 221
  • 8th grade: 219
15 to 1 30 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Mccreary County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mccreary Central High School
400 Raider Way
Stearns, KY 42647
606-376-5051
  • Total: 869
  • 9th grade: 218
  • 10th grade: 262
  • 11th grade: 202
  • 12th grade: 187
16 to 1 53 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mccreary Central Academy
Hc 69 Box 26
Stearns, KY 42647
606-376-1477
  • Total: 72
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 21
  • 11th grade: 26
  • 12th grade: 10
12 to 1 6 6th Grade 12th Grade
Pine Knot Career Institute Alternative School
Pine Knot Job Corp
Pine Knot, KY 42635
606-354-2176
  • Total: 140
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 34
  • 11th grade: 39
  • 12th grade: 50
35 to 1 4 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $9,896
  • Median family income: $22,261
  • Median male income: $17,610
  • Median female income: $11,091
  • Median income of a renter: $13,573
  • Median income of a home owner: $21,800
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,685 1,155 520 335 80