Average Teacher Salary in Hickory City Schools

The average teacher salary in Hickory City Schools is $37,522.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,073 $17,004 $18,656 $21,137 $25,756 $31,059
Kindergarten $36,898 $28,063 $30,846 $34,542 $40,899 $50,806
Elementary $42,682 $32,034 $36,554 $42,005 $48,741 $54,939
Middle school $42,213 $30,129 $33,978 $41,010 $49,966 $57,408
High school $42,748 $33,993 $36,991 $41,518 $47,577 $54,920

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General Facts

  • Staff: 625
  • Full time teachers: 321
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 98
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 151
  • Kindergarten Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 166
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,112

Financial Statistics for Hickory City Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,614,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $23,478,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,673,000
  • Total revenue: $37,765,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $22,585,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $23,436,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,557,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $35,909,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,323,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,722,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Hickory City Schools

Elementary Schools within the Hickory City Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Oakwood Elementary
366 4th St NW
Hickory, NC 28601
828-322-1340
  • Total: 397
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 75
16 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Southwest Elementary
1631 Southwest School Dr
Clemmons, NC 27012
336-712-4422
  • Total: 947
  • Kindergarten: 117
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 155
  • 3rd grade: 138
  • 4th grade: 137
  • 5th grade: 133
14 to 1 67 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Viewmont Elementary
21 16th Ave NW
Hickory, NC 28601
828-324-7049
  • Total: 596
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 79
15 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
W M Jenkins Elementary
3750 North Center St
Hickory, NC 28601
828-327-3491
  • Total: 522
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 73
15 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Hickory City Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Catawba Valley High
409 8th Ave NE
Hickory, NC 28601
828-328-6738
  • Total: 94
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 35
  • 10th grade: 32
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade: 7
7 to 1 13 7th Grade 12th Grade
Frye School
S Campus 420 North Center St
Hickory, NC 28601
828-345-5807
  • Total: 4
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 1
4 to 1 1 7th Grade 11th Grade
Northview Middle
302 28th Ave NE
Hickory, NC 28601
828-327-6300
  • Total: 539
  • 6th grade: 169
  • 7th grade: 197
  • 8th grade: 173
14 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Hickory City Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Catawba Valley High
409 8th Ave NE
Hickory, NC 28601
828-328-6738
  • Total: 94
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 35
  • 10th grade: 32
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade: 7
7 to 1 13 7th Grade 12th Grade
Frye School
S Campus 420 North Center St
Hickory, NC 28601
828-345-5807
  • Total: 4
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 1
4 to 1 1 7th Grade 11th Grade
Hickory High
1234 3rd St NE
Hickory, NC 28601
828-322-5860
  • Total: 1,190
  • 9th grade: 378
  • 10th grade: 283
  • 11th grade: 279
  • 12th grade: 250
14 to 1 84 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Grandview Middle
451 Catawba Valley Blvd
Hickory, NC 28602
828-328-2289
  • Total: 439
  • 6th grade: 143
  • 7th grade: 150
  • 8th grade: 146
14 to 1 31 6th Grade 8th Grade
Longview Elementary
2430 2nd Ave SW
Hickory, NC 28602
828-327-2070
  • Total: 384
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 64
15 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $22,925
  • Median family income: $45,186
  • Median male income: $25,888
  • Median female income: $16,881
  • Median income of a renter: $26,269
  • Median income of a home owner: $46,905
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,765 1,730 1,645 1,545 1,320