Average Teacher Salary in Jefferson Davis County School District

The average teacher salary in Jefferson Davis County 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: 284
  • Full time teachers: 121
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 25
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 42
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 59
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,809

Financial Statistics for Jefferson Davis County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,995,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $10,837,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,470,000
  • Total revenue: $19,302,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $9,561,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $10,000,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,334,000
  • Expenditures per student: $554,000
  • Total expenditures: $17,506,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,082,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,080,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $682,000

Information on Schools within Jefferson Davis County School District

Elementary Schools within the Jefferson Davis County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carver Elementary School
Williamsburg Rd
Bassfield, MS 39421
601-943-5251
  • Total: 417
  • 4th grade: 124
  • 5th grade: 117
  • 6th grade: 112
16 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
J E Johnson Elementary
150 J. East Johnson Rd
Prentiss, MS 39424
601-792-8338
  • Total: 517
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 87
18 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Jefferson Davis County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bassfield High School
Bass Burkett Rd
Bassfield, MS 39421
601-943-5391
  • Total: 390
  • 7th grade: 73
  • 8th grade: 75
  • 9th grade: 68
  • 10th grade: 72
  • 11th grade: 56
  • 12th grade: 46
15 to 1 26 7th Grade 12th Grade
Prentiss Senior High School
2429 Mississippi Ave
Prentiss, MS 39474
601-792-4646
  • Total: 485
  • 7th grade: 102
  • 8th grade: 95
  • 9th grade: 89
  • 10th grade: 67
  • 11th grade: 61
  • 12th grade: 61
15 to 1 32 6th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Jefferson Davis County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bassfield High School
Bass Burkett Rd
Bassfield, MS 39421
601-943-5391
  • Total: 390
  • 7th grade: 73
  • 8th grade: 75
  • 9th grade: 68
  • 10th grade: 72
  • 11th grade: 56
  • 12th grade: 46
15 to 1 26 7th Grade 12th Grade
Prentiss Senior High School
2429 Mississippi Ave
Prentiss, MS 39474
601-792-4646
  • Total: 485
  • 7th grade: 102
  • 8th grade: 95
  • 9th grade: 89
  • 10th grade: 67
  • 11th grade: 61
  • 12th grade: 61
15 to 1 32 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $11,974
  • Median family income: $27,594
  • Median male income: $20,511
  • Median female income: $11,583
  • Median income of a renter: $13,115
  • Median income of a home owner: $23,501
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,705 805 670 445 155

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