Average Teacher Salary in Richmond County Schools

The average teacher salary in Richmond 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: 1,199
  • Full time teachers: 548
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 218
  • Instructional Coordinators: 36
  • Elementary Teachers: 253
  • Kindergarten Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 283
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 7,132

Financial Statistics for Richmond County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $10,517,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $49,181,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $7,557,000
  • Total revenue: $67,255,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $42,391,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $43,841,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,460,000
  • Expenditures per student: $56,000
  • Total expenditures: $68,792,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $24,588,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $4,914,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Richmond County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Richmond County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ashley Chapel Elementary
377 Mispah Rd
Rockingham, NC 28379
910-997-9797
  • Total: 94
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 47
  • 6th grade: 1
11 to 1 9 4th Grade 6th Grade
Cordova Elementary
194 Church St
Cordova, NC 28330
910-997-9805
  • Total: 184
  • Kindergarten: 24
  • 1st grade: 31
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 31
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 30
11 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fairview Heights Elementary
104 Hamilton Ave
Hamlet, NC 28345
910-582-7900
  • Total: 605
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 109
  • 5th grade: 101
15 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
L J Bell Elementary
442 Hawthorne Ave
Rockingham, NC 28379
910-997-9834
  • Total: 554
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 102
16 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mineral Springs Elementary
1426 Green Lake Rd
Ellerbe, NC 28338
910-652-2931
  • Total: 406
  • Kindergarten: 123
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 122
  • 3rd grade: 136
  • 4th grade: 126
  • 5th grade: 109
12 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Monroe Avenue Elementary
400 Monroe Ave
Hamlet, NC 28345
910-582-7907
  • Total: 518
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 93
14 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rohanen Primary
102 Safie Sixth St
Rockingham, NC 28379
910-997-9824
  • Total: 282
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 69
12 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
Washington Street
566 East Washington St Ext
Rockingham, NC 28379
910-997-9836
  • Total: 511
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 103
14 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
West Rockingham Elementary
271 West Us 74 Hwy
Rockingham, NC 28379
910-997-9802
  • Total: 388
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 70
16 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Richmond County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ellerbe Junior High
128 West Ballard St
Ellerbe, NC 28338
910-652-3231
  • Total: 208
  • 6th grade: 70
  • 7th grade: 70
  • 8th grade: 68
12 to 1 18 6th Grade 8th Grade
Hamlet Junior High
1406 Mcdonald Ave
Hamlet, NC 28345
910-582-7903
  • Total: 566
  • 6th grade: 203
  • 7th grade: 192
  • 8th grade: 171
15 to 1 39 6th Grade 9th Grade
Leak Street
1004 Leak St
Rockingham, NC 28379
910-997-9800
  • Total: 97
  • 7th grade: 18
  • 8th grade: 13
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 33
  • 11th grade: 12
  • 12th grade: 5
6 to 1 15 7th Grade 12th Grade
Rockingham Junior High
415 Wall St
Rockingham, NC 28379
910-997-9827
  • Total: 771
  • 6th grade: 252
  • 7th grade: 275
  • 8th grade: 244
16 to 1 48 6th Grade 9th Grade
Rohanen Junior High
252 School St
Rockingham, NC 28379
910-997-9839
  • Total: 306
  • 6th grade: 103
  • 7th grade: 106
  • 8th grade: 97
15 to 1 20 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Richmond County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Leak Street
1004 Leak St
Rockingham, NC 28379
910-997-9800
  • Total: 97
  • 7th grade: 18
  • 8th grade: 13
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 33
  • 11th grade: 12
  • 12th grade: 5
6 to 1 15 7th Grade 12th Grade
Richmond Early College High
1042 West Hamlet Ave
Hamlet, NC 28345
910-582-5860
  • Total: 88
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 42
15 to 1 6 9th Grade 10th Grade
Richmond Senior High
838 Us 1 North
Rockingham, NC 28379
910-997-9812
  • Total: 1,470
  • 10th grade: 515
  • 11th grade: 479
  • 12th grade: 476
15 to 1 101 10th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Roberdel Children Center
124 Roberdel Sch Rd
Rockingham, NC 28379
910-997-9810
  • Total: 84
  • Kindergarten: 5
  • 1st grade: 6
  • 2nd grade: 4
  • 3rd grade: 6
  • 4th grade: 5
  • 5th grade: 9
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 18
9 to 1 10 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,485
  • Median family income: $35,226
  • Median male income: $22,591
  • Median female income: $16,507
  • Median income of a renter: $19,107
  • Median income of a home owner: $33,446
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,345 2,820 2,890 1,940 680