Average Teacher Salary in Brookhaven School District

The average teacher salary in Brookhaven School District is $36,772.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $19,100 $14,120 $14,720 $15,720 $20,320 $31,020
Kindergarten $41,030 $20,800 $35,490 $42,410 $48,630 $55,540
Elementary $41,440 $23,200 $34,900 $40,720 $49,670 $58,710
Middle school $40,350 $31,170 $34,650 $39,050 $46,190 $53,240
High school $41,940 $28,690 $35,180 $41,160 $49,340 $57,670

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General Facts

  • Staff: 504
  • Full time teachers: 204
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 58
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 69
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 16
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 91
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,005

Financial Statistics for Brookhaven School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,203,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $13,542,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,964,000
  • Total revenue: $25,709,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $13,308,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $14,219,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,424,000
  • Expenditures per student: $325,000
  • Total expenditures: $24,259,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,051,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,204,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $657,000

Information on Schools within Brookhaven School District

Elementary Schools within the Brookhaven School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alexander Junior High School
713 Beauregard St
Brookhaven, MS 39601
601-833-7549
  • Total: 430
  • 7th grade: 228
  • 8th grade: 195
13 to 1 34 5th Grade 8th Grade
Brookhaven Elementary School
300 South Church St
Brookhaven, MS 39601
601-833-3139
  • Total: 493
  • 3rd grade: 255
  • 4th grade: 229
17 to 1 29 1st Grade 4th Grade
Lipsey School
412 Drury Ln
Brookhaven, MS 39601
601-833-6148
  • Total: 427
  • 5th grade: 215
  • 6th grade: 206
20 to 1 22 3rd Grade 6th Grade
Mamie Martin Elementary School
420 Vivian Merritt St
Brookhaven, MS 39601
601-833-7359
  • Total: 754
  • Kindergarten: 248
  • 1st grade: 258
  • 2nd grade: 240
16 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Brookhaven School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alexander Junior High School
713 Beauregard St
Brookhaven, MS 39601
601-833-7549
  • Total: 430
  • 7th grade: 228
  • 8th grade: 195
13 to 1 34 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Brookhaven School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brookhaven High School
443 East Monticello St
Brookhaven, MS 39601
601-833-4498
  • Total: 901
  • 9th grade: 218
  • 10th grade: 256
  • 11th grade: 204
  • 12th grade: 202
16 to 1 55 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,305
  • Median family income: $32,803
  • Median male income: $22,429
  • Median female income: $12,892
  • Median income of a renter: $14,898
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,577
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,970 995 845 790 465

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