Average Teacher Salary in Laurens 55

The average teacher salary in Laurens 55 is $39,384.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $20,920 $16,650 $19,340 $21,010 $22,940 $24,640
Kindergarten $43,270 $29,230 $34,750 $41,420 $52,360 $60,440
Elementary $42,910 $30,850 $35,150 $41,540 $50,260 $58,810
Middle school $44,470 $33,320 $36,480 $42,140 $51,540 $60,460
High school $45,350 $32,480 $36,570 $43,800 $52,800 $61,280

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General Facts

  • Staff: 634
  • Full time teachers: 363
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 119
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 233
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 21
  • Pre-K Teachers: 16
  • High School Teachers: 93
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,007

Financial Statistics for Laurens 55

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $16,462,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $29,025,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,768,000
  • Total revenue: $51,255,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $24,603,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $28,549,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,277,000
  • Expenditures per student: $675,000
  • Total expenditures: $60,159,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,047,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,321,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $788,000

Information on Schools within Laurens 55

Elementary Schools within the Laurens 55

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
E B Morse Elementary
200 Parkview Dr
Laurens, SC 29360
864-984-7777
  • Total: 688
  • Pre-k: 80
  • Kindergarten: 98
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 109
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 112
17 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Ford Elementary
601 Lucas Ave
Laurens, SC 29360
864-984-3986
  • Total: 488
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 68
16 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Gray Court Owings Elementary
340 West Mill St
Gray Court, SC 29645
864-876-2131
  • Total: 548
  • Pre-k: 71
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 83
17 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hickory Tavern Elementary
163 Neely Ferry Rd
Gray Court, SC 29645
864-575-2126
  • Total: 510
  • Pre-k: 66
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 81
18 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Laurens Elementary
301 Henry St
Laurens, SC 29360
864-984-3067
  • Total: 662
  • Pre-k: 100
  • Kindergarten: 124
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 88
17 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Waterloo Elementary
10457 Hwy 221 South
Waterloo, SC 29384
864-677-4670
  • Total: 331
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 46
17 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Laurens 55

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Gray Court Owings Middle
9210 Hwy 14
Gray Court, SC 29645
864-876-2171
  • Total: 209
  • 6th grade: 63
  • 7th grade: 79
  • 8th grade: 67
14 to 1 15 6th Grade 8th Grade
Hickory Tavern Middle
163 Neely Ferry Rd
Gray Court, SC 29645
864-575-4301
  • Total: 342
  • 6th grade: 136
  • 7th grade: 105
  • 8th grade: 101
20 to 1 17 6th Grade 8th Grade
Laurens Middle
1035 West Main St
Laurens, SC 29360
864-984-2400
  • Total: 412
  • 6th grade: 152
  • 7th grade: 136
  • 8th grade: 124
16 to 1 26 6th Grade 8th Grade
Sanders Middle
609 Green St
Laurens, SC 29360
864-984-0354
  • Total: 307
  • 6th grade: 110
  • 7th grade: 99
  • 8th grade: 98
15 to 1 20 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Laurens 55

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Laurens District 55 High
5058 Hwy 76 West
Laurens, SC 29360
864-682-3151
  • Total: 1,510
  • 9th grade: 448
  • 10th grade: 425
  • 11th grade: 356
  • 12th grade: 281
16 to 1 92 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,109
  • Median family income: $41,329
  • Median male income: $26,331
  • Median female income: $18,287
  • Median income of a renter: $19,504
  • Median income of a home owner: $39,674
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,755 2,365 2,650 2,335 575