Average Teacher Salary in Asheville City Schools

The average teacher salary in Asheville City Schools is $39,214.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,270 $16,660 $18,100 $20,390 $27,510 $33,990
Kindergarten $42,210 $30,360 $35,250 $41,490 $49,230 $55,560
Elementary $42,610 $30,540 $35,060 $41,900 $49,650 $57,340
Middle school $42,980 $31,280 $35,620 $41,990 $50,210 $57,350
High school $45,000 $31,680 $37,030 $44,700 $52,590 $60,200

How to Become a Teacher in Asheville City Schools

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General Facts

  • Staff: 703
  • Full time teachers: 343
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 124
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 155
  • Kindergarten Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 167
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,738

Financial Statistics for Asheville City Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $20,781,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,265,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,136,000
  • Total revenue: $47,182,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $26,647,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $29,561,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,058,000
  • Expenditures per student: $204,000
  • Total expenditures: $45,874,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,100,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $4,577,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Asheville City Schools

Elementary Schools within the Asheville City Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Claxton Elementary
241 Merrimon Ave
Asheville, NC 28801
828-350-6500
  • Total: 418
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 61
13 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hall Fletcher Elementary
60 Ridgelawn Ave
Asheville, NC 28806
828-350-6400
  • Total: 306
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 43
12 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Ira B Jones Elementary
544 Kimberly Ave
Asheville, NC 28804
828-350-6700
  • Total: 382
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 46
12 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Isaac Dickson Elementary
125 Hill St
Asheville, NC 28801
828-350-6800
  • Total: 418
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 69
12 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Vance Elementary
98 Sulphur Springs Rd
Asheville, NC 28806
828-350-6600
  • Total: 368
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 48
12 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Asheville City Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Asheville Middle
197 South French Brd Ave
Asheville, NC 28801
828-350-6200
  • Total: 672
  • 6th grade: 235
  • 7th grade: 213
  • 8th grade: 224
11 to 1 62 6th Grade 9th Grade

High Schools within the Asheville City Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Asheville High
419 Mcdowell St
Asheville, NC 28803
828-255-5352
  • Total: 946
  • 9th grade: 235
  • 10th grade: 241
  • 11th grade: 240
  • 12th grade: 230
11 to 1 85 9th Grade 12th Grade
School Of Inquiry And Life Science
419 Mcdowell St
Asheville, NC 28803
828-350-2700
  • Total: 155
  • 9th grade: 70
  • 10th grade: 42
  • 11th grade: 22
  • 12th grade: 21
17 to 1 9 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Asheville City Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Randolph Learning Center
90 Montford Ave
Asheville, NC 28801
828-350-6900
  • Total: 73
  • 6th grade: 5
  • 7th grade: 8
  • 8th grade: 16
  • 9th grade: 31
  • 10th grade: 13
6 to 1 11 6th Grade 10th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,174
  • Median family income: $42,553
  • Median male income: $20,543
  • Median female income: $15,189
  • Median income of a renter: $18,364
  • Median income of a home owner: $43,450
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,425 1,615 1,830 1,685 1,015