Average Teacher Salary in Rankin County School District

The average teacher salary in Rankin County School District is $37,948.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,660 $14,670 $16,190 $19,730 $30,150 $36,000
Kindergarten $40,410 $24,810 $30,180 $41,060 $49,480 $57,000
Elementary $42,170 $31,090 $35,310 $40,710 $48,970 $57,430
Middle school $41,180 $30,870 $33,820 $38,850 $47,460 $56,510
High school $42,320 $30,130 $35,150 $41,360 $49,770 $58,180

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,270
  • Full time teachers: 1,274
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 208
  • Instructional Coordinators: 30
  • Elementary Teachers: 544
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 73
  • Pre-K Teachers: 9
  • High School Teachers: 493
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 18,230

Financial Statistics for Rankin County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $58,043,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $69,149,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $11,681,000
  • Total revenue: $138,873,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $72,460,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $74,022,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $22,739,000
  • Expenditures per student: $695,000
  • Total expenditures: $128,992,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $35,207,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,130,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,874,000

Information on Schools within Rankin County School District

Elementary Schools within the Rankin County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brandon Elementary School
125 Overby St
Brandon, MS 39042
601-825-4706
  • Total: 1,215
  • 3rd grade: 449
  • 4th grade: 380
  • 5th grade: 375
20 to 1 60 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Florence Elementary School
285 Hwy 469 North
Florence, MS 39073
601-845-8164
  • Total: 588
  • 3rd grade: 209
  • 4th grade: 166
  • 5th grade: 202
18 to 1 33 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Flowood Elementary School
102 Winner's Circlecle
Flowood, MS 39232
601-992-6277
  • Total: 502
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 74
18 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Highland Bluff Elementary
5970 Highland Bluff
Brandon, MS 39047
601-992-5168
  • Total: 581
  • Kindergarten: 110
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 100
19 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mclaurin Elementary School
2693 Star Rd
Florence, MS 39073
601-845-2127
  • Total: 754
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 115
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 115
  • 4th grade: 129
  • 5th grade: 96
  • 6th grade: 86
18 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Northshore Elementary
110 Northshore Parkway
Brandon, MS 39047
601-992-5279
  • Total: 589
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 100
  • 5th grade: 96
18 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Northwest Elementary School
500 Vine Dr
Flowood, MS 39232
601-992-0924
  • Total: 531
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 92
18 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Oakdale Elementary
171 Oakdale Rd
Brandon, MS 39047
601-992-5442
  • Total: 522
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 98
17 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Pelahatchie Elementary School
213-b Brooks St
Pelahatchie, MS 39145
601-854-8060
  • Total: 417
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 50
16 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Pisgah Elementary School
125 Pisgah High Rd
Brandon, MS 39047
601-829-2937
  • Total: 454
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 69
18 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Puckett Attendance Center
6382 Hwy 18
Puckett, MS 39151
601-825-5742
  • Total: 696
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 54
  • 7th grade: 63
  • 8th grade: 41
  • 9th grade: 54
  • 10th grade: 56
  • 11th grade: 45
  • 12th grade: 53
12 to 1 60 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Richland Elementary School
200 Spell Dr
Richland, MS 39218
601-939-4375
  • Total: 471
  • Kindergarten: 142
  • 1st grade: 162
  • 2nd grade: 163
17 to 1 27 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Richland Upper Elementary
175 Wilson Dr
Richland, MS 39218
601-939-2288
  • Total: 645
  • 3rd grade: 139
  • 4th grade: 152
  • 5th grade: 185
  • 6th grade: 157
18 to 1 35 3rd Grade 6th Grade
Rouse Elementary
151 Boyce-thompson Dr
Brandon, MS 39042
601-825-5437
  • Total: 1,260
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 410
  • 1st grade: 429
  • 2nd grade: 401
19 to 1 66 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Steen's Creek Elementary
300 Hwy 469 North
Florence, MS 39073
601-845-5724
  • Total: 582
  • Kindergarten: 201
  • 1st grade: 177
  • 2nd grade: 182
18 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Rankin County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brandon Middle School
408 South College St
Brandon, MS 39042
601-825-5998
  • Total: 1,195
  • 6th grade: 403
  • 7th grade: 381
  • 8th grade: 400
13 to 1 96 6th Grade 8th Grade
Florence Middle School
123 Beverly Dr
Florence, MS 39073
601-845-2862
  • Total: 569
  • 6th grade: 168
  • 7th grade: 203
  • 8th grade: 190
12 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade
Mclaurin Attendance Center
130 Tiger Dr
Florence, MS 39073
601-845-2247
  • Total: 602
  • 7th grade: 117
  • 8th grade: 115
  • 9th grade: 107
  • 10th grade: 109
  • 11th grade: 66
  • 12th grade: 79
11 to 1 55 7th Grade 12th Grade
Northwest Rankin Middle School
One Paw Print Placeace
Flowood, MS 39232
601-992-1329
  • Total: 1,264
  • 6th grade: 402
  • 7th grade: 438
  • 8th grade: 416
12 to 1 103 6th Grade 8th Grade
Pelahatchie Attendance Center
213 Brooks St
Pelahatchie, MS 39145
601-854-8135
  • Total: 289
  • 7th grade: 43
  • 8th grade: 52
  • 9th grade: 60
  • 10th grade: 54
  • 11th grade: 33
  • 12th grade: 43
9 to 1 31 7th Grade 12th Grade
Pisgah High School
115 Pisgah High Rd
Sandhill, MS 39161
601-829-2825
  • Total: 344
  • 7th grade: 74
  • 8th grade: 60
  • 9th grade: 60
  • 10th grade: 65
  • 11th grade: 52
  • 12th grade: 32
11 to 1 31 7th Grade 12th Grade
Richland High School
1202 Hwy 49 South
Richland, MS 39218
601-939-5144
  • Total: 795
  • 7th grade: 145
  • 8th grade: 171
  • 9th grade: 129
  • 10th grade: 136
  • 11th grade: 124
  • 12th grade: 81
11 to 1 70 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Rankin County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brandon High School
3090 Hwy 18
Brandon, MS 39042
601-825-2261
  • Total: 1,359
  • 9th grade: 384
  • 10th grade: 389
  • 11th grade: 291
  • 12th grade: 279
15 to 1 89 9th Grade 12th Grade
Florence High School
232 Hwy 469 North
Florence, MS 39073
601-845-2205
  • Total: 626
  • 9th grade: 176
  • 10th grade: 160
  • 11th grade: 137
  • 12th grade: 141
14 to 1 44 9th Grade 12th Grade
Mclaurin Attendance Center
130 Tiger Dr
Florence, MS 39073
601-845-2247
  • Total: 602
  • 7th grade: 117
  • 8th grade: 115
  • 9th grade: 107
  • 10th grade: 109
  • 11th grade: 66
  • 12th grade: 79
11 to 1 55 7th Grade 12th Grade
Northwest Rankin High School
5805 Hwy 25
Flowood, MS 39232
601-992-2242
  • Total: 1,380
  • 9th grade: 402
  • 10th grade: 335
  • 11th grade: 328
  • 12th grade: 300
17 to 1 81 9th Grade 12th Grade
Pelahatchie Attendance Center
213 Brooks St
Pelahatchie, MS 39145
601-854-8135
  • Total: 289
  • 7th grade: 43
  • 8th grade: 52
  • 9th grade: 60
  • 10th grade: 54
  • 11th grade: 33
  • 12th grade: 43
9 to 1 31 7th Grade 12th Grade
Pisgah High School
115 Pisgah High Rd
Sandhill, MS 39161
601-829-2825
  • Total: 344
  • 7th grade: 74
  • 8th grade: 60
  • 9th grade: 60
  • 10th grade: 65
  • 11th grade: 52
  • 12th grade: 32
11 to 1 31 7th Grade 12th Grade
Puckett Attendance Center
6382 Hwy 18
Puckett, MS 39151
601-825-5742
  • Total: 696
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 54
  • 7th grade: 63
  • 8th grade: 41
  • 9th grade: 54
  • 10th grade: 56
  • 11th grade: 45
  • 12th grade: 53
12 to 1 60 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Richland High School
1202 Hwy 49 South
Richland, MS 39218
601-939-5144
  • Total: 795
  • 7th grade: 145
  • 8th grade: 171
  • 9th grade: 129
  • 10th grade: 136
  • 11th grade: 124
  • 12th grade: 81
11 to 1 70 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,182
  • Median family income: $54,416
  • Median male income: $31,276
  • Median female income: $20,874
  • Median income of a renter: $30,800
  • Median income of a home owner: $52,080
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,305 4,155 5,660 7,495 3,600

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