Average Teacher Salary in Harnett County Schools

The average teacher salary in Harnett County Schools is $38,319.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,479 $14,763 $16,240 $19,590 $26,114 $34,783
Kindergarten $42,165 $30,222 $35,184 $42,275 $48,897 $54,518
Elementary $42,290 $30,751 $35,388 $41,776 $49,143 $55,769
Middle school $42,319 $30,438 $35,077 $41,590 $49,018 $56,697
High school $42,344 $30,640 $35,302 $42,134 $49,496 $56,257

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,411
  • Full time teachers: 1,297
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 419
  • Instructional Coordinators: 24
  • Elementary Teachers: 631
  • Kindergarten Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 646
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 18,913

Financial Statistics for Harnett County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $36,973,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $95,942,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $17,231,000
  • Total revenue: $150,146,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $85,215,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $85,029,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $19,880,000
  • Expenditures per student: $64,000
  • Total expenditures: $138,242,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $47,854,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $11,686,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Harnett County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Harnett County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Angier Elementary
130 East Mciver St
Angier, NC 27501
919-639-2635
  • Total: 253
  • 4th grade: 124
  • 5th grade: 129
13 to 1 20 4th Grade 5th Grade
Benhaven Elementary
2815 Olivia Rd
Olivia, NC 28368
919-499-4811
  • Total: 682
  • Kindergarten: 123
  • 1st grade: 109
  • 2nd grade: 129
  • 3rd grade: 117
  • 4th grade: 114
  • 5th grade: 90
15 to 1 45 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Boone Trail Elementary
8500 Old Us 421
Mamers, NC 27552
910-893-4013
  • Total: 588
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 124
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 104
13 to 1 44 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Buies Creek Elementary
340 Main St
Buies Creek, NC 27506
910-893-3505
  • Total: 285
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 50
12 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Coats Elementary
585 Brick Mill Rd
Coats, NC 27521
910-897-8353
  • Total: 752
  • Kindergarten: 138
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 141
  • 3rd grade: 118
  • 4th grade: 109
  • 5th grade: 128
15 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Erwin Elementary
301 South 10th St
Erwin, NC 28339
910-897-7178
  • Total: 260
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 88
15 to 1 18 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Gentry Primary
114 Porter Dr
Erwin, NC 28339
910-897-5711
  • Total: 342
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 120
14 to 1 25 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Harnett Primary
800 West Harnett St
Dunn, NC 28334
910-892-0126
  • Total: 634
  • Kindergarten: 142
  • 1st grade: 192
  • 2nd grade: 148
  • 3rd grade: 152
13 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
Highland Elementary
1915 Buffalo Lake Rd
Sanford, NC 27330
919-499-2200
  • Total: 1,072
  • Kindergarten: 177
  • 1st grade: 174
  • 2nd grade: 178
  • 3rd grade: 166
  • 4th grade: 194
  • 5th grade: 183
16 to 1 68 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Johnsonville Elementary
18495 Nc Hwy 27 West
Cameron, NC 28326
919-499-4912
  • Total: 558
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 82
15 to 1 39 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lafayette Elementary
108 Lafayette Sch Rd
Kipling, NC 27543
919-552-4353
  • Total: 834
  • Kindergarten: 152
  • 1st grade: 136
  • 2nd grade: 118
  • 3rd grade: 131
  • 4th grade: 139
  • 5th grade: 158
17 to 1 48 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lillington-shawtown Elementary
855 Old Us 421
Lillington, NC 27546
910-893-3483
  • Total: 610
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 120
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 95
12 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
North Harnett Primary
282 North Harnett School Rd
Angier, NC 27501
919-639-4480
  • Total: 604
  • Kindergarten: 153
  • 1st grade: 130
  • 2nd grade: 171
  • 3rd grade: 150
13 to 1 47 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
South Harnett Elementary
8335 Nc 210 South
Bunnlevel, NC 28323
910-893-9153
  • Total: 630
  • 3rd grade: 205
  • 4th grade: 213
  • 5th grade: 212
17 to 1 37 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Wayne Avenue Elementary
910 West Harnett St
Dunn, NC 28334
910-892-1059
  • Total: 280
  • 4th grade: 141
  • 5th grade: 139
12 to 1 23 4th Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Harnett County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Coats-erwin Middle
2833 Nc Hwy 55e
Dunn, NC 28334
910-230-0300
  • Total: 676
  • 6th grade: 216
  • 7th grade: 238
  • 8th grade: 222
15 to 1 46 6th Grade 8th Grade
Dunn Middle
1301 Meadowlark Rd
Dunn, NC 28334
910-892-1017
  • Total: 461
  • 6th grade: 144
  • 7th grade: 162
  • 8th grade: 155
11 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade
Harnett Central Middle
2529 Harnett Central Rd
Angier, NC 27501
919-639-6000
  • Total: 1,133
  • 6th grade: 412
  • 7th grade: 368
  • 8th grade: 353
15 to 1 78 6th Grade 8th Grade
Overhills Middle
2711 Ray Rd
Spring Lake, NC 28390
910-436-0009
  • Total: 1,047
  • 6th grade: 339
  • 7th grade: 362
  • 8th grade: 346
17 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade
Western Harnett Middle
11135 Nc Hwy 27 West
Lillington, NC 27546
919-499-4497
  • Total: 1,006
  • 6th grade: 352
  • 7th grade: 332
  • 8th grade: 322
16 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Harnett County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Harnett Central High
2911 Harnett Central Rd
Angier, NC 27501
919-639-6161
  • Total: 1,438
  • 9th grade: 424
  • 10th grade: 342
  • 11th grade: 354
  • 12th grade: 318
16 to 1 90 9th Grade 12th Grade
Overhills High School
2495 Ray Rd
Spring Lake, NC 28390
910-436-1436
  • Total: 1,350
  • 9th grade: 420
  • 10th grade: 364
  • 11th grade: 303
  • 12th grade: 263
16 to 1 87 9th Grade 12th Grade
Triton High
215 Maynard Lake Rd
Erwin, NC 28339
910-897-8121
  • Total: 1,388
  • 9th grade: 377
  • 10th grade: 364
  • 11th grade: 338
  • 12th grade: 309
14 to 1 97 9th Grade 12th Grade
Western Harnett High
10637 Nc Hwy 27 West
Lillington, NC 27546
919-499-5113
  • Total: 1,275
  • 9th grade: 372
  • 10th grade: 313
  • 11th grade: 296
  • 12th grade: 294
16 to 1 81 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Harnett County Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Anderson Creek Primary
914 Anderson Creek Sch Rd
Bunnlevel, NC 28323
910-893-4523
  • Total: 714
  • Kindergarten: 236
  • 1st grade: 256
  • 2nd grade: 222
17 to 1 43 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Star Academy
900 11th St
Lillington, NC 27546
910-893-4072
  • Total: 41
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade: 5
3 to 1 14 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,775
  • Median family income: $41,176
  • Median male income: $25,897
  • Median female income: $17,387
  • Median income of a renter: $22,986
  • Median income of a home owner: $41,055
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    6,500 5,170 6,035 4,935 1,610