Average Teacher Salary in Yazoo County School District

The average teacher salary in Yazoo 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: 249
  • Full time teachers: 117
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 23
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 42
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 51
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,759

Financial Statistics for Yazoo County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,178,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $7,603,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,708,000
  • Total revenue: $16,489,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,975,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $8,389,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,598,000
  • Expenditures per student: $60,000
  • Total expenditures: $15,533,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,827,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $719,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Yazoo County School District

Elementary Schools within the Yazoo County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bentonia Gibbs School
10340 Hwy 433 West
Bentonia, MS 39040
662-755-2270
  • Total: 725
  • Kindergarten: 108
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 124
  • 5th grade: 86
  • 6th grade: 87
18 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Linwood Elementary School
3439 Vaughan Rd
Vaughan, MS 39179
662-673-9191
  • Total: 251
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 29
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 38
14 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Yazoo County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Yazoo County Junior High School
6781 Hwy 49 Frontage Rd
Yazoo City, MS 39194
662-746-1596
  • Total: 292
  • 7th grade: 158
  • 8th grade: 134
14 to 1 21 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Yazoo County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Yazoo County High School
6789 Hwy 49 Frontage Rd
Yazoo City, MS 39194
662-746-1492
  • Total: 491
  • 9th grade: 128
  • 10th grade: 130
  • 11th grade: 117
  • 12th grade: 111
14 to 1 35 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,104
  • Median family income: $35,267
  • Median male income: $22,136
  • Median female income: $14,270
  • Median income of a renter: $14,526
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,568
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,310 800 680 720 175

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