Average Teacher Salary in Jones County School District

The average teacher salary in Jones County School District is $38,654.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,470 $14,660 $16,070 $21,220 $33,010 $38,650
Kindergarten $41,520 $32,200 $35,950 $41,060 $47,860 $52,670
Elementary $43,910 $32,830 $36,680 $43,360 $50,830 $57,980
Middle school $40,170 $29,960 $34,390 $39,170 $46,300 $51,770
High school $43,200 $31,930 $36,020 $42,500 $50,380 $57,690

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,142
  • Full time teachers: 541
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 145
  • Instructional Coordinators: 13
  • Elementary Teachers: 203
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 31
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 230
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,145

Financial Statistics for Jones County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $21,457,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $37,522,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $7,926,000
  • Total revenue: $66,905,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $35,927,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $35,470,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $11,140,000
  • Expenditures per student: $851,000
  • Total expenditures: $66,209,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $16,054,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,982,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,533,000

Information on Schools within Jones County School District

Elementary Schools within the Jones County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Jones Elementary School
108 Northeast Dr
Laurel, MS 39443
601-425-9799
  • Total: 917
  • Kindergarten: 135
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 138
  • 3rd grade: 153
  • 4th grade: 117
  • 5th grade: 128
  • 6th grade: 121
17 to 1 54 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Glade Elementary School
990 Hwy 15 South
Laurel, MS 39443
601-428-4265
  • Total: 435
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 58
  • 6th grade: 55
16 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Moselle Elementary School
168 Rayner Rd
Moselle, MS 39459
601-582-7586
  • Total: 482
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 79
17 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade
North Jones Elementary School
650 Trace Rd
Laurel, MS 39443
601-426-6632
  • Total: 827
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 122
  • 3rd grade: 113
  • 4th grade: 128
  • 5th grade: 103
  • 6th grade: 131
19 to 1 43 Kindergarten 6th Grade
South Jones Elementary School
27 Warrior Rd
Ellisville, MS 39437
601-477-3577
  • Total: 1,019
  • Kindergarten: 140
  • 1st grade: 128
  • 2nd grade: 134
  • 3rd grade: 159
  • 4th grade: 127
  • 5th grade: 146
  • 6th grade: 149
19 to 1 55 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
West Jones Elementary School
5652 Hwy 84 West
Laurel, MS 39443
601-763-4850
  • Total: 970
  • Kindergarten: 123
  • 1st grade: 153
  • 2nd grade: 154
  • 3rd grade: 128
  • 4th grade: 131
  • 5th grade: 135
  • 6th grade: 136
18 to 1 53 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Jones County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Northeast Jones High School
68 Northeast Dr
Laurel, MS 39443
601-425-2347
  • Total: 1,012
  • 7th grade: 177
  • 8th grade: 154
  • 9th grade: 188
  • 10th grade: 160
  • 11th grade: 152
  • 12th grade: 150
14 to 1 71 7th Grade 12th Grade
South Jones High School
313 Anderson St
Ellisville, MS 39437
601-477-8451
  • Total: 1,132
  • 7th grade: 193
  • 8th grade: 203
  • 9th grade: 197
  • 10th grade: 193
  • 11th grade: 152
  • 12th grade: 155
17 to 1 68 7th Grade 12th Grade
West Jones High School
254 Springhill Rd
Laurel, MS 39443
601-729-8144
  • Total: 1,351
  • 7th grade: 259
  • 8th grade: 243
  • 9th grade: 237
  • 10th grade: 224
  • 11th grade: 183
  • 12th grade: 187
15 to 1 92 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Jones County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Northeast Jones High School
68 Northeast Dr
Laurel, MS 39443
601-425-2347
  • Total: 1,012
  • 7th grade: 177
  • 8th grade: 154
  • 9th grade: 188
  • 10th grade: 160
  • 11th grade: 152
  • 12th grade: 150
14 to 1 71 7th Grade 12th Grade
South Jones High School
313 Anderson St
Ellisville, MS 39437
601-477-8451
  • Total: 1,132
  • 7th grade: 193
  • 8th grade: 203
  • 9th grade: 197
  • 10th grade: 193
  • 11th grade: 152
  • 12th grade: 155
17 to 1 68 7th Grade 12th Grade
West Jones High School
254 Springhill Rd
Laurel, MS 39443
601-729-8144
  • Total: 1,351
  • 7th grade: 259
  • 8th grade: 243
  • 9th grade: 237
  • 10th grade: 224
  • 11th grade: 183
  • 12th grade: 187
15 to 1 92 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,519
  • Median family income: $35,558
  • Median male income: $23,898
  • Median female income: $13,486
  • Median income of a renter: $21,027
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,750
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,040 3,395 2,745 2,100 695

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