Average Teacher Salary in Lincoln County Schools

The average teacher salary in Lincoln 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: 1,565
  • Full time teachers: 819
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 232
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 375
  • Kindergarten Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 433
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 12,143

Financial Statistics for Lincoln County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $42,431,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $62,555,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $7,907,000
  • Total revenue: $112,893,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $58,915,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $57,493,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $14,169,000
  • Expenditures per student: $11,000
  • Total expenditures: $118,310,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $30,659,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $7,087,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Lincoln County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Lincoln County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Battleground Elementary
201 Jeb Seagle Dr
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-735-3146
  • Total: 309
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 79
12 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
Fd Jack Kiser Interm
301 Jeb Seagle Dr
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-736-1626
  • Total: 373
  • 4th grade: 189
  • 5th grade: 184
15 to 1 25 4th Grade 5th Grade
G E Massey Elementary
130 Newbold St
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-735-2322
  • Total: 289
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 80
11 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
Iron Station Elementary
4207 Hwy 27 East
Iron Station, NC 28080
704-736-4292
  • Total: 465
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 72
14 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Love Memorial Elementary
1463 Love Memorial Sch Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-735-5649
  • Total: 364
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 68
13 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Norris School Childers El
2595 Rock Dam Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-736-9610
  • Total: 480
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 73
15 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
North Brook Elementary
642 Hwy 274
Vale, NC 28168
704-276-2479
  • Total: 424
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 82
15 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Pumpkin Center Elementary
3970 King Wilkinson Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-736-1394
  • Total: 273
  • Kindergarten: 98
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 84
16 to 1 17 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Pumpkin Center Intermediate
3980 King Wilkinson Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-732-2261
  • Total: 333
  • 3rd grade: 118
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 117
16 to 1 21 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Rock Springs Elementary
3633 Hwy 16 North
Denver, NC 28037
704-483-2281
  • Total: 639
  • Kindergarten: 112
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 112
  • 5th grade: 104
19 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
School Ray Lowder Elementary
350 Kennedy Dr
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-735-2741
  • Total: 238
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 60
13 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
St James Elementary School
1774 St James Church Rd
Denver, NC 28037
704-736-1958
  • Total: 544
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 95
17 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Union Elementary
4875 Reepsville Rd
Vale, NC 28168
704-276-1493
  • Total: 317
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 89
13 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lincoln County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Asbury School
221 Salem Church Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-736-4766
  • Total: 18
  • 8th grade: 9
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 3
4 to 1 5 7th Grade 11th Grade
East Lincoln Middle
4137 Hwy 73
Iron Station, NC 28080
704-732-0761
  • Total: 628
  • 6th grade: 221
  • 7th grade: 197
  • 8th grade: 210
15 to 1 42 6th Grade 8th Grade
Lincolnton Middle
301 Jeb Seagle Dr
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-735-1120
  • Total: 667
  • 6th grade: 216
  • 7th grade: 235
  • 8th grade: 216
14 to 1 48 6th Grade 8th Grade
Pumpkin Center Middle
3980 King Wilkinson Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-736-0262
  • Total: 731
  • 6th grade: 226
  • 7th grade: 241
  • 8th grade: 264
16 to 1 46 6th Grade 8th Grade
West Lincoln Middle
260 Shoal Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-276-1760
  • Total: 722
  • 6th grade: 211
  • 7th grade: 253
  • 8th grade: 258
16 to 1 47 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lincoln County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Asbury School
221 Salem Church Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-736-4766
  • Total: 18
  • 8th grade: 9
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 3
4 to 1 5 7th Grade 11th Grade
East Lincoln High
6471 Hwy 73
Denver, NC 28037
704-736-1860
  • Total: 921
  • 9th grade: 259
  • 10th grade: 222
  • 11th grade: 220
  • 12th grade: 220
16 to 1 56 9th Grade 12th Grade
Lincolnton High
803 North Aspen St
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-735-3089
  • Total: 920
  • 9th grade: 280
  • 10th grade: 240
  • 11th grade: 207
  • 12th grade: 193
15 to 1 62 9th Grade 12th Grade
North Lincoln High School
2737 Lee Lawing Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-736-1969
  • Total: 1,055
  • 9th grade: 300
  • 10th grade: 259
  • 11th grade: 258
  • 12th grade: 238
17 to 1 63 9th Grade 12th Grade
West Lincoln High
172 Shoal Rd
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-276-1402
  • Total: 960
  • 9th grade: 274
  • 10th grade: 254
  • 11th grade: 218
  • 12th grade: 214
15 to 1 64 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Catawba Springs Elementary
206 North Little Egypt Rd
Denver, NC 28037
704-736-1895
  • Total: 473
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 79
16 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,877
  • Median family income: $47,752
  • Median male income: $29,133
  • Median female income: $18,658
  • Median income of a renter: $27,395
  • Median income of a home owner: $46,546
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,405 3,665 5,020 4,520 1,685