Average Teacher Salary in Lexington 05

The average teacher salary in Lexington 05 is $43,290.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,840 $14,520 $15,870 $18,040 $27,250 $33,510
Kindergarten $48,010 $32,930 $39,730 $48,090 $57,740 $63,880
Elementary $46,880 $33,670 $38,640 $46,080 $55,500 $63,300
Middle school $49,270 $35,070 $40,790 $49,800 $57,980 $64,580
High school $50,450 $35,350 $40,750 $48,670 $59,600 $68,360

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,494
  • Full time teachers: 1,154
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 135
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 730
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 52
  • Pre-K Teachers: 11
  • High School Teachers: 361
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 16,764

Financial Statistics for Lexington 05

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $91,784,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $79,150,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,341,000
  • Total revenue: $179,275,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $86,802,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $98,902,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $27,609,000
  • Expenditures per student: $802,000
  • Total expenditures: $171,011,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $50,577,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $9,088,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,652,000

Information on Schools within Lexington 05

Elementary Schools within the Lexington 05

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ballentine Elementary
1040 Bickley Rd
Irmo, SC 29063
803-732-8251
  • Total: 778
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 128
  • 1st grade: 114
  • 2nd grade: 144
  • 3rd grade: 122
  • 4th grade: 127
  • 5th grade: 137
17 to 1 46 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Chapin Elementary
940 Old Bush River Rd
Chapin, SC 29036
803-345-2214
  • Total: 823
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 115
  • 1st grade: 127
  • 2nd grade: 140
  • 3rd grade: 120
  • 4th grade: 157
  • 5th grade: 143
17 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dutch Fork Elementary
7900 Brd River Rd
Irmo, SC 29063
803-732-8075
  • Total: 585
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 102
13 to 1 44 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Harbison West Elementary
257 Crossbow Dr
Columbia, SC 29212
803-732-8375
  • Total: 427
  • Pre-k: 63
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 73
10 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
High E Corley Elementary
1500 Chadford Rd
Irmo, SC 29063
803-732-8175
  • Total: 611
  • Pre-k: 91
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 91
12 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Irmo Elementary
7401 Gibbes St
Irmo, SC 29063
803-732-8275
  • Total: 510
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 95
16 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lake Murray Elementary
1531 Three Dog Rd
Chapin, SC 29036
803-732-8151
  • Total: 861
  • Pre-k: 52
  • Kindergarten: 137
  • 1st grade: 170
  • 2nd grade: 192
  • 3rd grade: 164
  • 4th grade: 181
  • 5th grade: 189
17 to 1 52 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Leaphart Elementary
120 Piney Grove Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
803-798-0030
  • Total: 502
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 88
12 to 1 41 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Nursery Road Elementary
6706 Nursery Rd
Columbia, SC 29212
803-732-8475
  • Total: 539
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 91
10 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Oak Pointe Elementary
1 River Bottom Rd
Irmo, SC 29063
803-749-7700
  • Total: 650
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 130
16 to 1 41 Kindergarten 5th Grade
River Springs Elementary
115 Connie Wright Rd
Irmo, SC 29063
803-732-8147
  • Total: 644
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 114
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 117
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 95
15 to 1 44 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Seven Oaks Elementary
2800 Ashland Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
803-798-6500
  • Total: 539
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 84
13 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lexington 05

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chapin Middle
1130 Old Lexington Hwy
Chapin, SC 29036
803-345-1466
  • Total: 973
  • 6th grade: 297
  • 7th grade: 353
  • 8th grade: 323
19 to 1 53 6th Grade 8th Grade
Crossroads Middle
6949 St Andrews Rd
Columbia, SC 29212
803-732-8300
  • Total: 957
  • 6th grade: 957
14 to 1 69 6th Grade 6th Grade
Dutch Fork Middle
1528 Old Tamah Rd
Irmo, SC 29063
803-732-8167
  • Total: 1,040
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 531
  • 8th grade: 508
17 to 1 63 7th Grade 8th Grade
Irmo Middle
6051 Wescott Rd
Columbia, SC 29212
803-732-8200
  • Total: 926
  • 6th grade: 13
  • 7th grade: 441
  • 8th grade: 472
13 to 1 71 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lexington 05

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chapin High
300 Columbia Ave
Chapin, SC 29036
803-345-2246
  • Total: 1,248
  • 9th grade: 351
  • 10th grade: 302
  • 11th grade: 331
  • 12th grade: 264
14 to 1 90 9th Grade 12th Grade
Dutch Fork High
1400 Old Tamah Rd
Irmo, SC 29063
803-732-8050
  • Total: 2,108
  • 9th grade: 593
  • 10th grade: 568
  • 11th grade: 476
  • 12th grade: 471
17 to 1 125 9th Grade 12th Grade
Irmo High
6671 St Andrews Rd
Columbia, SC 29212
803-732-8100
  • Total: 2,043
  • 9th grade: 555
  • 10th grade: 521
  • 11th grade: 536
  • 12th grade: 431
14 to 1 145 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $26,106
  • Median family income: $66,853
  • Median male income: $39,844
  • Median female income: $24,499
  • Median income of a renter: $34,177
  • Median income of a home owner: $65,876
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,055 2,440 4,615 8,170 4,495