Average Teacher Salary in Lenoir County Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Lenoir County Public Schools is $38,656.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,910 $14,660 $16,120 $19,670 $26,830 $36,370
Kindergarten $42,570 $30,480 $35,500 $42,850 $49,220 $54,800
Elementary $42,780 $31,180 $35,920 $42,370 $49,670 $56,310
Middle school $42,430 $30,260 $35,060 $41,690 $49,230 $57,160
High school $42,590 $31,020 $35,800 $42,420 $49,590 $56,300

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,231
  • Full time teachers: 624
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 172
  • Instructional Coordinators: 17
  • Elementary Teachers: 284
  • Kindergarten Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 339
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 9,392

Financial Statistics for Lenoir County Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $11,615,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $57,912,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $9,811,000
  • Total revenue: $79,338,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $50,460,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $50,919,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $12,448,000
  • Expenditures per student: $74,000
  • Total expenditures: $81,694,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $26,886,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $7,845,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Lenoir County Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Lenoir County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Banks Elementary
2148 Falling Creek Rd
Kinston, NC 28504
252-527-9470
  • Total: 482
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 84
14 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
C High Bynum Elementary
100 Bynum Blvd
Kinston, NC 28501
252-527-4166
  • Total: 191
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 30
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 33
12 to 1 16 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lagrange Elementary
402 West Railrd St
Lagrange, NC 28551
252-566-4036
  • Total: 543
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 71
16 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Moss Hill Elementary
6040 Hwy 55 West
Kinston, NC 28504
252-569-5071
  • Total: 468
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 83
16 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Northwest Elementary
1701 Old Well Rd
Kinston, NC 28501
252-527-5143
  • Total: 525
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 98
16 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Pink Hill Elementary
202 South Central Ave
Pink Hill, NC 28572
252-568-4176
  • Total: 468
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 80
15 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Southeast Elementary
201 South Mcdaniel St
Kinston, NC 28501
252-527-4210
  • Total: 271
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 41
11 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Southwood Elementary
1245 Hwy 58 South
Kinston, NC 28504
252-527-9081
  • Total: 355
  • Kindergarten: 171
  • 1st grade: 182
  • 2nd grade: 173
  • 3rd grade: 183
  • 4th grade: 161
  • 5th grade: 204
13 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Teachers Memorial Elementary
500 Marcella Dr
Kinston, NC 28501
252-527-0225
  • Total: 339
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 61
15 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lenoir County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
E B Frink Middle
102 North Martin Luther King J
La Grange, NC 28551
252-566-3326
  • Total: 632
  • 6th grade: 205
  • 7th grade: 203
  • 8th grade: 224
17 to 1 37 6th Grade 8th Grade
Kinston High
2601 North Queen St
Kinston, NC 28501
252-527-8067
  • Total: 953
  • 9th grade: 261
  • 10th grade: 234
  • 11th grade: 240
  • 12th grade: 218
14 to 1 67 8th Grade 12th Grade
Rochelle Middle
301 North Rochelle Blvd
Kinston, NC 28501
252-527-4290
  • Total: 584
  • 6th grade: 178
  • 7th grade: 189
  • 8th grade: 217
15 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade
Savannah Middle
2583 Cameron Langston Rd
Grifton, NC 28530
252-527-8897
  • Total: 296
  • 6th grade: 107
  • 7th grade: 82
  • 8th grade: 107
16 to 1 18 6th Grade 8th Grade
Woodington Middle
4939 Hwy 258 South
Kinston, NC 28504
252-527-9570
  • Total: 647
  • 6th grade: 216
  • 7th grade: 214
  • 8th grade: 217
16 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lenoir County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Kinston High
2601 North Queen St
Kinston, NC 28501
252-527-8067
  • Total: 953
  • 9th grade: 261
  • 10th grade: 234
  • 11th grade: 240
  • 12th grade: 218
14 to 1 67 8th Grade 12th Grade
Lenoir County Early College High
231 Hwy 58 South
Kinston, NC 28502
252-233-6870
  • Total: 105
  • 9th grade: 60
  • 10th grade: 45
15 to 1 7 9th Grade 10th Grade
North Lenoir High
2400 Institute Rd
La Grange, NC 28551
252-527-9184
  • Total: 1,073
  • 9th grade: 328
  • 10th grade: 261
  • 11th grade: 273
  • 12th grade: 211
15 to 1 70 9th Grade 12th Grade
South Lenoir High
3355 Old Hwy 11 South
Deep Run, NC 28525
252-568-6161
  • Total: 858
  • 9th grade: 265
  • 10th grade: 217
  • 11th grade: 195
  • 12th grade: 181
17 to 1 52 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Lenoir County Public Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Contentnea Elementary
2909 Graingers Station Rd
Kinston, NC 28501
252-527-8591
  • Total: 505
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 92
17 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Kennedy Home
2557 Cedar Dell Ln
Kinston, NC 28504
252-527-4432
  • Total: 60
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 7
  • 8th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 7
  • 10th grade: 10
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade: 18
15 to 1 4 2nd Grade 12th Grade
Sampson School
606 Tower Hill Rd
Kinston, NC 28501
252-527-4264
  • Total: 37
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 11
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade: 1
4 to 1 10 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,744
  • Median family income: $38,815
  • Median male income: $23,704
  • Median female income: $16,675
  • Median income of a renter: $17,849
  • Median income of a home owner: $39,293
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,795 3,600 3,720 3,115 1,055