Average Teacher Salary in Haywood County Schools

The average teacher salary in Haywood County 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

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,131
  • Full time teachers: 568
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 161
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 269
  • Kindergarten Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 299
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 7,904

Financial Statistics for Haywood County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $30,217,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $42,974,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,460,000
  • Total revenue: $79,651,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $39,878,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $43,552,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,473,000
  • Expenditures per student: $326,000
  • Total expenditures: $79,131,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $21,512,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,857,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Haywood County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Haywood County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bethel Elementary
730 Sonoma Rd
Waynesville, NC 28786
828-646-3448
  • Total: 585
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 27
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 32
  • 6th grade: 33
  • 7th grade: 25
  • 8th grade: 30
16 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Central Elementary
62 Joy Ln
Waynesville, NC 28786
828-456-2405
  • Total: 279
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 47
12 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Clyde Elementary
4182 Old Clyde Rd
Clyde, NC 28721
828-627-2206
  • Total: 499
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 83
15 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hazelwood Elementary
1111 Placeott Creek Rd
Waynesville, NC 28786
828-456-2406
  • Total: 495
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 69
14 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Jonathan Valley Elementary
410 Hall Dr
Waynesville, NC 28786
828-926-3207
  • Total: 401
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 76
16 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Junaluska Elementary
2238 Asheville Hwy
Waynesville, NC 28786
828-456-2407
  • Total: 405
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 73
14 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Meadowbrook Elementary
85 Morning Star Rd
Canton, NC 28716
828-646-3445
  • Total: 322
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 55
14 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
North Canton Elementary
60 Thompson St
Canton, NC 28716
828-646-3444
  • Total: 485
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 76
13 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Riverbend Elementary
71 Learning Ln
Clyde, NC 28721
828-627-6565
  • Total: 257
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 53
11 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Haywood County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bethel Middle
630 Sonoma Rd
Waynesville, NC 28786
828-646-3442
  • Total: 320
  • 6th grade: 108
  • 7th grade: 100
  • 8th grade: 112
14 to 1 23 6th Grade 8th Grade
Canton Middle
60 Penland St
Canton, NC 28716
828-646-3467
  • Total: 566
  • 6th grade: 184
  • 7th grade: 191
  • 8th grade: 191
14 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Waynesville Middle
459 Brown Ave
Waynesville, NC 28786
828-456-2403
  • Total: 939
  • 6th grade: 280
  • 7th grade: 311
  • 8th grade: 348
13 to 1 70 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Haywood County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Haywood High
8437 Carolina Blvd
Clyde, NC 28721
828-627-8308
  • Total: 107
  • 9th grade: 25
  • 10th grade: 27
  • 11th grade: 22
  • 12th grade: 33
11 to 1 10 9th Grade 12th Grade
Haywood Early College
185 Freedlander Dr
Clyde, NC 28721
828-565-4000
  • Total: 131
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 43
  • 11th grade: 52
22 to 1 6 9th Grade 11th Grade
Pisgah High
1 Black Bear Ln
Canton, NC 28716
828-646-3440
  • Total: 993
  • 9th grade: 338
  • 10th grade: 241
  • 11th grade: 216
  • 12th grade: 198
15 to 1 65 9th Grade 12th Grade
Tuscola High
564 Tuscola School Rd
Waynesville, NC 28786
828-456-2408
  • Total: 1,120
  • 9th grade: 316
  • 10th grade: 273
  • 11th grade: 273
  • 12th grade: 258
13 to 1 87 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,554
  • Median family income: $40,438
  • Median male income: $25,516
  • Median female income: $15,896
  • Median income of a renter: $22,299
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,436
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,775 4,175 4,030 3,240 925