Average Teacher Salary in Yancey County Schools

The average teacher salary in Yancey 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: 437
  • Full time teachers: 175
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 65
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 72
  • Kindergarten Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 103
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,472

Financial Statistics for Yancey County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,330,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $16,577,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,654,000
  • Total revenue: $23,561,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,712,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $15,180,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,600,000
  • Expenditures per student: $9,000
  • Total expenditures: $22,966,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,952,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,887,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Yancey County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Yancey County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bald Creek Elementary
100 Bald Creek School Rd
Burnsville, NC 28714
828-682-2535
  • Total: 197
  • Kindergarten: 34
  • 1st grade: 31
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 24
  • 5th grade: 31
16 to 1 12 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Bee Log Elementary
55 Bee Log School Rd
Burnsville, NC 28714
828-682-3271
  • Total: 64
  • Kindergarten: 11
  • 1st grade: 13
  • 2nd grade: 11
  • 3rd grade: 15
  • 4th grade: 7
  • 5th grade: 7
12 to 1 5 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Burnsville Elementary
395 Burnsville School Rd
Burnsville, NC 28714
828-682-4515
  • Total: 408
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 62
16 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Clearmont Elementary
1175 Clearmont School Rd
Burnsville, NC 28714
828-682-2337
  • Total: 117
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 16
  • 2nd grade: 23
  • 3rd grade: 22
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 17
16 to 1 7 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Micaville Elementary
112 Hwy 80 South
Micaville, NC 28755
828-675-4161
  • Total: 224
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 41
15 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
South Toe Elementary
139 South Toe School Rd
Burnsville, NC 28714
828-675-4321
  • Total: 99
  • Kindergarten: 13
  • 1st grade: 11
  • 2nd grade: 13
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 22
  • 5th grade: 20
14 to 1 7 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Yancey County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cane River Middle
1128 Cane River School Rd
Burnsville, NC 28714
828-682-2202
  • Total: 228
  • 6th grade: 68
  • 7th grade: 83
  • 8th grade: 77
11 to 1 21 6th Grade 8th Grade
East Yancey Middle
285 Georges Fork Rd
Burnsville, NC 28714
828-682-2281
  • Total: 321
  • 6th grade: 110
  • 7th grade: 111
  • 8th grade: 100
14 to 1 24 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Yancey County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mountain Heritage High
333 Mtn Heritage Hs Rd
Burnsville, NC 28714
828-682-6103
  • Total: 814
  • 9th grade: 265
  • 10th grade: 198
  • 11th grade: 158
  • 12th grade: 193
14 to 1 58 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,335
  • Median family income: $35,879
  • Median male income: $23,249
  • Median female income: $16,039
  • Median income of a renter: $19,393
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,963
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,645 1,395 1,290 785 260