Average Teacher Salary in Whitley County

The average teacher salary in Whitley 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 Whitley County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 825
  • Full time teachers: 340
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 149
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 154
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 16
  • Pre-K Teachers: 10
  • High School Teachers: 71
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,828

Financial Statistics for Whitley County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,034,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $32,721,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,180,000
  • Total revenue: $46,935,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $25,195,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $25,680,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,680,000
  • Expenditures per student: $625,000
  • Total expenditures: $51,011,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $11,798,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $454,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Whitley County

Elementary Schools within the Whitley County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Boston Elementary School
3291 Hwy 1804
Williamsburg, KY 40769
606-549-7872
  • Total: 249
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 34
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 21
  • 6th grade: 28
16 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Oak Grove Elementary School
4505 Cumberland Falls Hwy
Corbin, KY 40701
606-549-7867
  • Total: 717
  • Pre-k: 99
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 83
  • 6th grade: 77
18 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Pleasant View Elementary School
85 Stringtown Rd
Williamsburg, KY 40769
606-549-7085
  • Total: 312
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 35
  • 6th grade: 45
13 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Whitley Central Intermediate School
2940 North Hwy 25
Williamsburg, KY 40769
606-549-8011
  • Total: 450
  • 3rd grade: 125
  • 4th grade: 102
  • 5th grade: 131
  • 6th grade: 92
14 to 1 32 3rd Grade 6th Grade
Whitley County Central Primary School
520 Blvd Of Champions
Williamsburg, KY 40769
606-549-7060
  • Total: 438
  • Pre-k: 103
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 112
  • 2nd grade: 110
14 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Whitley County East Elementary School
13781 Hwy 92 East
Siler, KY 40763
606-549-7097
  • Total: 272
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 6th grade: 43
13 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Whitley County North Elementary School
6670 Hwy 26
Rockholds, KY 40759
606-549-7869
  • Total: 396
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 61
14 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Whitley County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Whitley County Middle School
351 Blvd Of Champions
Williamsburg, KY 40769
606-549-7050
  • Total: 695
  • 7th grade: 332
  • 8th grade: 363
16 to 1 44 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Whitley County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Whitley County High School
350 Blvd Of Champions
Williamsburg, KY 40769
606-549-7025
  • Total: 1,245
  • 9th grade: 355
  • 10th grade: 340
  • 11th grade: 301
  • 12th grade: 249
16 to 1 76 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Whitley County Alternative School
29 Schools St
Rockholds, KY 40759
606-539-9280
  • Total: 54
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 20
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade: 4
8 to 1 7 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $11,355
  • Median family income: $25,325
  • Median male income: $17,822
  • Median female income: $11,936
  • Median income of a renter: $11,852
  • Median income of a home owner: $23,595
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,010 1,520 940 485 165