Average Teacher Salary in Powell County

The average teacher salary in Powell County is $42,642.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,420 $14,640 $16,040 $20,330 $38,300 $49,990
Kindergarten $45,970 $35,050 $39,100 $45,800 $52,600 $58,680
Elementary $45,370 $34,650 $38,920 $45,310 $51,560 $57,940
Middle school $46,260 $34,870 $39,430 $46,210 $52,940 $59,120
High school $48,190 $35,250 $40,440 $48,170 $55,730 $62,710

How to Become a Teacher in Powell County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 392
  • Full time teachers: 170
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 26 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 66
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 85
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 37
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,478

Financial Statistics for Powell County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $2,956,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $16,152,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,207,000
  • Total revenue: $22,315,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,413,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $12,781,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,212,000
  • Expenditures per student: $292,000
  • Total expenditures: $24,710,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,837,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,336,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $47,000

Information on Schools within Powell County

Elementary Schools within the Powell County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bowen Elementary School
5099 Campton Rd
Stanton, KY 40380
606-663-3313
  • Total: 266
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 44
67 to 1 4 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Clay City Elementary School
4901 Main St
Clay City, KY 40312
606-663-3315
  • Total: 533
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 79
16 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Stanton Elementary School
651 Breckinridge St
Stanton, KY 40380
606-663-3311
  • Total: 374
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 51
16 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Powell County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Powell County Middle School
770 West College Ave
Stanton, KY 40380
606-663-3308
  • Total: 585
  • 6th grade: 188
  • 7th grade: 210
  • 8th grade: 187
15 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Powell County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Powell County High School
700 West College Ave
Stanton, KY 40380
606-663-3320
  • Total: 720
  • 9th grade: 197
  • 10th grade: 190
  • 11th grade: 172
  • 12th grade: 160
16 to 1 46 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,060
  • Median family income: $30,483
  • Median male income: $21,676
  • Median female income: $12,725
  • Median income of a renter: $17,957
  • Median income of a home owner: $29,323
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,550 885 780 450 130