Average Teacher Salary in Marion County School District

The average teacher salary in Marion 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

How to Become a Teacher in Marion County School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 370
  • Full time teachers: 185
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 52
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 64
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 13
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 89
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,483

Financial Statistics for Marion County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $5,705,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $13,254,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,434,000
  • Total revenue: $22,393,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $10,973,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,676,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,574,000
  • Expenditures per student: $418,000
  • Total expenditures: $22,087,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,169,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,417,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $863,000

Information on Schools within Marion County School District

Elementary Schools within the Marion County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Marion Elementary School
527 East Marion School Rd
Columbia, MS 39429
601-731-7936
  • Total: 222
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 74
  • 6th grade: 82
14 to 1 16 4th Grade 6th Grade
East Marion Primary School
527 East Marion School Rd
Columbia, MS 39429
601-736-7290
  • Total: 272
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 64
14 to 1 19 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
West Marion Elementary
2 West Marion St
Foxworth, MS 39483
601-731-2076
  • Total: 315
  • 4th grade: 116
  • 5th grade: 99
  • 6th grade: 98
16 to 1 20 4th Grade 6th Grade
West Marion Primary School
20 Cedar St
Foxworth, MS 39483
601-736-3713
  • Total: 549
  • Kindergarten: 156
  • 1st grade: 135
  • 2nd grade: 127
  • 3rd grade: 122
17 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade

Middle Schools within the Marion County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Marion High School
527 East Marion School Rd
Columbia, MS 39429
601-736-3006
  • Total: 457
  • 7th grade: 95
  • 8th grade: 82
  • 9th grade: 74
  • 10th grade: 66
  • 11th grade: 83
  • 12th grade: 56
13 to 1 36 7th Grade 12th Grade
West Marion High School
2 West Marion St
Foxworth, MS 39483
601-736-6381
  • Total: 668
  • 7th grade: 124
  • 8th grade: 141
  • 9th grade: 133
  • 10th grade: 99
  • 11th grade: 91
  • 12th grade: 70
14 to 1 49 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Marion County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Marion High School
527 East Marion School Rd
Columbia, MS 39429
601-736-3006
  • Total: 457
  • 7th grade: 95
  • 8th grade: 82
  • 9th grade: 74
  • 10th grade: 66
  • 11th grade: 83
  • 12th grade: 56
13 to 1 36 7th Grade 12th Grade
West Marion High School
2 West Marion St
Foxworth, MS 39483
601-736-6381
  • Total: 668
  • 7th grade: 124
  • 8th grade: 141
  • 9th grade: 133
  • 10th grade: 99
  • 11th grade: 91
  • 12th grade: 70
14 to 1 49 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $11,627
  • Median family income: $29,480
  • Median male income: $22,722
  • Median female income: $10,419
  • Median income of a renter: $17,122
  • Median income of a home owner: $26,583
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,725 1,055 775 570 119

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