Average Teacher Salary in Wilson County Schools

The average teacher salary in Wilson County 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: 1,613
  • Full time teachers: 823
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 237
  • Instructional Coordinators: 25
  • Elementary Teachers: 381
  • Kindergarten Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 431
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 12,642

Financial Statistics for Wilson County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $26,475,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $64,389,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $12,341,000
  • Total revenue: $103,205,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $57,220,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $62,523,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $15,187,000
  • Expenditures per student: $565,000
  • Total expenditures: $98,337,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $33,252,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $7,375,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Wilson County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Wilson County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
B O Barnes Elementary
1913 Martin L King Parkway
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7875
  • Total: 476
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 64
15 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Elm City Elementary
5544 Lake Wilson Rd
Elm City, NC 27822
252-236-4574
  • Total: 407
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 68
16 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Gardners Elementary
5404 Nc 42 Hwy East
Elm City, NC 27822
252-399-7920
  • Total: 355
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 54
16 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lee Woodard Elementary
103 Church St
Black Creek, NC 27813
252-399-7940
  • Total: 267
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 37
15 to 1 17 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lucama Elementary
6260 Blalock Rd
Lucama, NC 27851
252-239-1257
  • Total: 470
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 92
16 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Margaret Hearne Elementary
300 West Gold St
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7925
  • Total: 429
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 64
15 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
New Hope Elementary
4826 Packhouse Rd
Wilson, NC 27896
252-399-7950
  • Total: 778
  • Kindergarten: 121
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 129
  • 3rd grade: 141
  • 4th grade: 125
  • 5th grade: 144
20 to 1 40 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Rock Ridge Elementary
6605 Rock Ridge School Rd
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7955
  • Total: 616
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 116
  • 5th grade: 94
18 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Stantonsburg Elementary
409 South Main St
Stantonsburg, NC 27883
252-238-3639
  • Total: 260
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 33
17 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Vick Elementary
504 North Carroll St
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7886
  • Total: 323
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 56
12 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Vinson-bynum Elementary
1601 Tarboro St SW
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7981
  • Total: 767
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 123
  • 2nd grade: 137
  • 3rd grade: 124
  • 4th grade: 132
  • 5th grade: 132
18 to 1 43 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Wells Elementary
1400 Grove St North
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7986
  • Total: 613
  • Kindergarten: 116
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 114
  • 5th grade: 100
17 to 1 37 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Winstead Elementary
1713 Downing St SW
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7990
  • Total: 392
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 67
13 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Wilson County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Charles High Darden Middle
1665 Lipscomb Rd
Wilson, NC 27893
252-206-4973
  • Total: 262
  • 6th grade: 69
  • 7th grade: 96
  • 8th grade: 97
9 to 1 31 6th Grade 8th Grade
Elm City Middle
215 East Church St
Elm City, NC 27822
252-236-4148
  • Total: 462
  • 6th grade: 146
  • 7th grade: 167
  • 8th grade: 149
16 to 1 29 6th Grade 8th Grade
Forest Hills Middle
1210 Forest Hills
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7913
  • Total: 631
  • 6th grade: 229
  • 7th grade: 186
  • 8th grade: 216
18 to 1 36 6th Grade 8th Grade
Speight Middle
5514 Old Stantonsburg Rd
Stantonsburg, NC 27883
252-238-3983
  • Total: 455
  • 6th grade: 142
  • 7th grade: 163
  • 8th grade: 150
16 to 1 29 6th Grade 8th Grade
Springfield Middle
5551 Wiggins Mill Rd
Lucama, NC 27851
252-239-1347
  • Total: 523
  • 6th grade: 182
  • 7th grade: 178
  • 8th grade: 163
19 to 1 28 6th Grade 8th Grade
Toisnot Middle
1301 Corbett Ave North
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7973
  • Total: 494
  • 6th grade: 182
  • 7th grade: 181
  • 8th grade: 131
13 to 1 37 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Wilson County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beddingfield High
4510 Old Stantonsburg Rd
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7880
  • Total: 990
  • 9th grade: 363
  • 10th grade: 255
  • 11th grade: 187
  • 12th grade: 185
14 to 1 70 9th Grade 12th Grade
Fike High
500 Harrison Dr North
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7905
  • Total: 1,243
  • 9th grade: 354
  • 10th grade: 341
  • 11th grade: 295
  • 12th grade: 253
16 to 1 78 9th Grade 12th Grade
James Hunt High
4559 Lamm Rd
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7930
  • Total: 1,384
  • 9th grade: 471
  • 10th grade: 365
  • 11th grade: 306
  • 12th grade: 242
17 to 1 80 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Milton M Daniels Learning Center
723 Elvie St
Wilson, NC 27893
252-399-7900
  • Total: 45
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 6
  • 6th grade: 12
  • 7th grade: 8
  • 8th grade: 13
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 1
4 to 1 13 4th Grade 10th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,102
  • Median family income: $41,551
  • Median male income: $24,054
  • Median female income: $16,499
  • Median income of a renter: $21,135
  • Median income of a home owner: $43,245
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    5,575 3,980 4,515 4,195 1,645