Average Teacher Salary in Harrison County School District

The average teacher salary in Harrison County School District is $40,340.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,820 $17,800 $19,340 $22,090 $27,230 $33,790
Kindergarten $41,900 $32,000 $35,240 $40,500 $47,050 $55,400
Elementary $44,480 $34,210 $37,830 $43,330 $50,630 $58,380
Middle school $43,620 $33,270 $36,430 $41,610 $49,970 $58,810
High school $47,880 $34,990 $39,650 $45,410 $55,170 $66,070

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,682
  • Full time teachers: 753
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 245
  • Instructional Coordinators: 20
  • Elementary Teachers: 300
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 47
  • Pre-K Teachers: 11
  • High School Teachers: 313
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 13,216

Financial Statistics for Harrison County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $42,499,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $52,474,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $25,695,000
  • Total revenue: $120,668,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $55,254,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $53,279,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $17,071,000
  • Expenditures per student: $520,000
  • Total expenditures: $109,134,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $22,655,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,735,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,563,000

Information on Schools within Harrison County School District

Elementary Schools within the Harrison County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bel Aire Elementary School
10531 Klein Rd
Gulfport, MS 39503
228-832-7436
  • Total: 691
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 112
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 87
  • 6th grade: 90
18 to 1 38 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Diberville Elementary
4540 Brodie Rd
Diberville, MS 39540
228-392-2803
  • Total: 733
  • Kindergarten: 157
  • 1st grade: 148
  • 2nd grade: 122
  • 3rd grade: 151
  • 4th grade: 153
22 to 1 34 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Diberville Middle School
10000 Gorenflo Rd
Diberville, MS 39540
228-392-1746
  • Total: 565
  • 5th grade: 134
  • 6th grade: 136
  • 7th grade: 147
  • 8th grade: 148
18 to 1 32 5th Grade 8th Grade
Harrison Central Elementary
15451 Dedeaux Rd
Gulfport, MS 39503
228-832-2701
  • Total: 804
  • Kindergarten: 185
  • 1st grade: 201
  • 2nd grade: 214
  • 3rd grade: 202
21 to 1 39 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Harrison County Child Development Cen
30th St
Gulfport, MS 39501
228-863-0583
  • Total: 97
5 to 1 18 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Lizana Elementary School
15341 Lizana School Rd
Gulfport, MS 39503
228-832-1592
  • Total: 521
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 87
19 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Lyman Elementary School
14222 Old Hwy 49
Gulfport, MS 39503
228-832-2257
  • Total: 554
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 62
  • 6th grade: 56
19 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
North Woolmarket Elementary And Middle
16237 Old Woolmarket Rd
Biloxi, MS 39532
228-396-3674
  • Total: 946
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 100
  • 6th grade: 108
  • 7th grade: 161
  • 8th grade: 147
17 to 1 55 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Orange Grove Elementary
11391 Old Hwy 49
Gulfport, MS 39503
228-832-2322
  • Total: 543
  • 4th grade: 171
  • 5th grade: 196
  • 6th grade: 176
20 to 1 28 4th Grade 6th Grade
Pineville Elementary School
5192 Menge Ave
Pass Christian, MS 39571
228-452-4364
  • Total: 196
  • Kindergarten: 26
  • 1st grade: 23
  • 2nd grade: 27
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 38
14 to 1 14 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Saucier Elementary School
24052 First St
Saucier, MS 39574
228-832-2440
  • Total: 483
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 68
  • 6th grade: 68
17 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Three Rivers Elementary
13500 Three Rivers Rd
Gulfport, MS 39503
228-831-5359
  • Total: 815
  • Kindergarten: 112
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 125
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 130
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 105
19 to 1 42 Kindergarten 6th Grade
West Wortham Elementary And Middle
20199 West Wortham Rd
Saucier, MS 39574
228-831-1276
  • Total: 1,278
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 106
  • 5th grade: 92
  • 6th grade: 106
  • 7th grade: 284
  • 8th grade: 282
18 to 1 71 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Woolmarket Elementary School
12513 John Lee Rd
Biloxi, MS 39532
228-392-5640
  • Total: 479
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 67
  • 6th grade: 62
19 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Harrison County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Diberville Middle School
10000 Gorenflo Rd
Diberville, MS 39540
228-392-1746
  • Total: 565
  • 5th grade: 134
  • 6th grade: 136
  • 7th grade: 147
  • 8th grade: 148
18 to 1 32 5th Grade 8th Grade
North Gulfport 7th Grade
4715 Illinois Ave
Gulfport, MS 39501
228-864-8949
  • Total: 424
  • 7th grade: 424
14 to 1 31 7th Grade 7th Grade
North Gulfport 8th Grade
4715 Illinois Ave
Gulfport, MS 39501
228-864-8944
  • Total: 429
  • 8th grade: 429
14 to 1 31 8th Grade 8th Grade
North Woolmarket Elementary And Middle
16237 Old Woolmarket Rd
Biloxi, MS 39532
228-396-3674
  • Total: 946
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 100
  • 6th grade: 108
  • 7th grade: 161
  • 8th grade: 147
17 to 1 55 Kindergarten 8th Grade
West Wortham Elementary And Middle
20199 West Wortham Rd
Saucier, MS 39574
228-831-1276
  • Total: 1,278
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 106
  • 5th grade: 92
  • 6th grade: 106
  • 7th grade: 284
  • 8th grade: 282
18 to 1 71 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Harrison County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Diberville Senior High School
3320 Warrior Dr
Diberville, MS 39540
228-392-2678
  • Total: 1,040
  • 9th grade: 321
  • 10th grade: 290
  • 11th grade: 224
  • 12th grade: 202
19 to 1 54 9th Grade 12th Grade
Harrison Central 9th Grade
10453 Klein Rd
Gulfport, MS 39503
228-832-6711
  • Total: 742
  • 9th grade: 742
16 to 1 47 9th Grade 9th Grade
Harrison Central High School
15600 School Rd
Gulfport, MS 39503
228-832-2610
  • Total: 1,876
  • 10th grade: 783
  • 11th grade: 572
  • 12th grade: 517
21 to 1 90 10th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,666
  • Median family income: $41,393
  • Median male income: $25,607
  • Median female income: $16,825
  • Median income of a renter: $25,930
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,677
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,970 4,245 4,795 4,185 1,285

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