Average Teacher Salary in Laurel School District

The average teacher salary in Laurel School District is $38,662.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,185 $14,840 $16,438 $21,456 $31,806 $37,130
Kindergarten $42,080 $32,560 $36,371 $41,778 $48,438 $53,198
Elementary $43,463 $32,581 $36,538 $42,906 $50,121 $57,136
Middle school $40,308 $30,251 $34,503 $39,206 $46,248 $52,275
High school $43,275 $32,301 $36,256 $42,440 $50,073 $57,598

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General Facts

  • Staff: 518
  • Full time teachers: 244
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 10 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 68
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 100
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 15
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 83
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,117

Financial Statistics for Laurel School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $11,067,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $12,117,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,806,000
  • Total revenue: $28,990,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $14,905,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $15,722,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,943,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $27,887,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,129,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,128,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $611,000

Information on Schools within Laurel School District

Elementary Schools within the Laurel School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mason Elementary School
2726 Old Bay Springs Rd
Laurel, MS 39440
601-428-0393
  • Total: 499
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 71
  • 6th grade: 57
13 to 1 38 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Nora Davis Magnet School
1305 Martin L. King Dr
Laurel, MS 39440
601-428-7782
  • Total: 438
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 59
14 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Oak Park Elementary School
2230 Government St
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
228-875-5847
  • Total: 691
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 71
  • 6th grade: 69
17 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Stainton Elementary School
795 South 19th Ave
Laurel, MS 39440
601-426-6437
  • Total: 305
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 34
12 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Laurel School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Stewart Jones Middle School
1125 North Fifth Ave
Laurel, MS 39440
601-428-5312
  • Total: 423
  • 7th grade: 200
  • 8th grade: 223
9 to 1 46 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Laurel School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Laurel High School
1100 West 12th St
Laurel, MS 39440
601-649-4145
  • Total: 761
  • 9th grade: 253
  • 10th grade: 179
  • 11th grade: 156
  • 12th grade: 134
16 to 1 47 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,561
  • Median family income: $30,185
  • Median male income: $21,026
  • Median female income: $13,435
  • Median income of a renter: $16,033
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,909
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,015 855 795 665 355

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