Average Teacher Salary in Clay County Schools

The average teacher salary in Clay County Schools is $37,898.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,120 $16,320 $17,850 $20,210 $23,540 $26,630
Kindergarten $42,300 $31,840 $36,160 $41,220 $48,460 $56,360
Elementary $41,120 $29,950 $34,620 $40,430 $47,570 $53,270
Middle school $41,280 $30,920 $35,120 $40,790 $47,230 $52,480
High school $43,670 $30,740 $36,690 $43,570 $50,980 $58,100

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General Facts

  • Staff: 206
  • Full time teachers: 105
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 36
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 40
  • Kindergarten Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 64
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,394

Financial Statistics for Clay County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $2,092,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,945,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,019,000
  • Total revenue: $13,056,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $8,038,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $7,945,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,959,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,000
  • Total expenditures: $12,736,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,505,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $990,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Clay County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Clay County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hayesville Elementary
72 Elementary School Dr
Hayesville, NC 28904
828-389-8586
  • Total: 558
  • Kindergarten: 110
  • 1st grade: 120
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 107
14 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Hayesville Middle
135 School Dr
Hayesville, NC 28904
828-389-9924
  • Total: 444
  • 5th grade: 101
  • 6th grade: 116
  • 7th grade: 112
  • 8th grade: 115
15 to 1 30 5th Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Clay County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hayesville Middle
135 School Dr
Hayesville, NC 28904
828-389-9924
  • Total: 444
  • 5th grade: 101
  • 6th grade: 116
  • 7th grade: 112
  • 8th grade: 115
15 to 1 30 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Clay County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hayesville High
205 Yellow Jacket Dr
Hayesville, NC 28904
828-389-6532
  • Total: 392
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 91
  • 10th grade: 97
  • 11th grade: 111
  • 12th grade: 91
11 to 1 34 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,221
  • Median family income: $38,264
  • Median male income: $24,795
  • Median female income: $14,115
  • Median income of a renter: $19,485
  • Median income of a home owner: $33,481
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    710 735 610 485 190