Average Teacher Salary in Jackson County School District

The average teacher salary in Jackson County School District is $38,829.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,841 $15,898 $18,361 $22,597 $25,900 $29,857
Kindergarten $44,650 $34,178 $38,230 $44,995 $51,000 $55,806
Elementary $41,480 $31,560 $35,983 $40,846 $46,891 $53,340
Middle school $41,201 $31,830 $35,174 $39,560 $46,296 $55,108
High school $43,975 $34,223 $37,610 $42,391 $49,050 $57,826

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,251
  • Full time teachers: 596
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 175
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 268
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 33
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 210
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,988

Financial Statistics for Jackson County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $25,538,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $33,720,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $14,876,000
  • Total revenue: $74,134,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $35,863,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $36,286,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,906,000
  • Expenditures per student: $250,000
  • Total expenditures: $71,442,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $18,257,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,425,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $897,000

Information on Schools within Jackson County School District

Elementary Schools within the Jackson County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Central Lower Elementary
5621 Hwy 614
Moss Point, MS 39562
228-588-7060
  • Total: 605
  • Kindergarten: 173
  • 1st grade: 196
  • 2nd grade: 215
18 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
East Central Upper Elementary
5400 Hurley-wade Rd
Moss Point, MS 39562
228-588-7019
  • Total: 619
  • 3rd grade: 187
  • 4th grade: 213
  • 5th grade: 217
16 to 1 38 3rd Grade 5th Grade
St Martin East Elementary School
7508 Rose Farm Rd
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
228-875-3204
  • Total: 608
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 121
  • 1st grade: 140
  • 2nd grade: 161
  • 3rd grade: 178
17 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
St Martin N Elementary School
16308 Lemoyne Blvd
Biloxi, MS 39532
228-392-1387
  • Total: 596
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 153
  • 1st grade: 162
  • 2nd grade: 143
  • 3rd grade: 124
17 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
St Martin Upper Elementary
10910 Yellowjacket Blvd
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
228-818-2849
  • Total: 536
  • 4th grade: 269
  • 5th grade: 266
17 to 1 31 4th Grade 5th Grade
Vancleave Lower Elementary
12602 Hwy 57
Vancleave, MS 39565
228-826-5982
  • Total: 618
  • Kindergarten: 195
  • 1st grade: 212
  • 2nd grade: 194
17 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Vancleave Upper Elementary
13901 Hwy 75
Vancleave, MS 39565
228-826-4581
  • Total: 614
  • Pre-k: 11
  • 3rd grade: 210
  • 4th grade: 209
  • 5th grade: 180
16 to 1 39 3rd Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Jackson County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Central Middle School
5404 Hurley-wade Rd
Moss Point, MS 39562
228-588-7009
  • Total: 624
  • 6th grade: 207
  • 7th grade: 205
  • 8th grade: 210
13 to 1 47 6th Grade 8th Grade
St Martin High School
10800 Yellowjacket Blvd
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
228-875-8418
  • Total: 1,378
  • 8th grade: 298
  • 9th grade: 302
  • 10th grade: 294
  • 11th grade: 241
  • 12th grade: 212
16 to 1 88 8th Grade 12th Grade
St. Martin Middle School
10900 Yellowjacket Blvd
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
228-818-4833
  • Total: 528
  • 6th grade: 252
  • 7th grade: 273
15 to 1 36 6th Grade 7th Grade
Vancleave Middle School
4725 Bulldog Ln
Vancleave, MS 39565
228-826-5902
  • Total: 638
  • 6th grade: 203
  • 7th grade: 208
  • 8th grade: 222
13 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Jackson County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Central High School
21700 Slider Rd
Moss Point, MS 39562
228-588-7000
  • Total: 855
  • 9th grade: 249
  • 10th grade: 239
  • 11th grade: 185
  • 12th grade: 170
16 to 1 52 9th Grade 12th Grade
St Martin High School
10800 Yellowjacket Blvd
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
228-875-8418
  • Total: 1,378
  • 8th grade: 298
  • 9th grade: 302
  • 10th grade: 294
  • 11th grade: 241
  • 12th grade: 212
16 to 1 88 8th Grade 12th Grade
Vancleave High School
12424 Hwy 57
Vancleave, MS 39565
228-826-4701
  • Total: 769
  • 9th grade: 210
  • 10th grade: 220
  • 11th grade: 173
  • 12th grade: 148
18 to 1 42 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,059
  • Median family income: $46,073
  • Median male income: $30,102
  • Median female income: $15,968
  • Median income of a renter: $30,824
  • Median income of a home owner: $44,046
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,075 2,575 2,915 2,885 725