Average Teacher Salary in Benton County School District

The average teacher salary in Benton County School District is $38,854.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,450 $15,410 $17,510 $20,260 $38,180 $44,940
Kindergarten $40,860 $33,340 $35,700 $39,550 $45,470 $51,670
Elementary $41,500 $33,760 $36,570 $41,100 $46,870 $51,250
Middle school $41,790 $33,970 $36,660 $41,100 $47,080 $51,660
High school $42,670 $32,880 $36,880 $42,870 $49,330 $54,290

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General Facts

  • Staff: 367
  • Full time teachers: 179
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 48
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 114
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 10
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 50
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,483

Financial Statistics for Benton County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,573,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $10,618,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,547,000
  • Total revenue: $19,738,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,309,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $10,341,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,225,000
  • Expenditures per student: $236,000
  • Total expenditures: $19,545,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,955,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $689,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $416,000

Information on Schools within Benton County School District

Elementary Schools within the Benton County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Big Sandy School
13305 Hwy 69 A
Big Sandy, TN 38221
731-593-3221
  • Total: 379
  • Kindergarten: 15
  • 1st grade: 23
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 24
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 21
  • 7th grade: 35
  • 8th grade: 32
  • 9th grade: 41
  • 10th grade: 36
  • 11th grade: 35
  • 12th grade: 35
13 to 1 30 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Briarwood School
169 Briarwood St
Camden, TN 38320
731-584-4257
  • Total: 430
  • 3rd grade: 138
  • 4th grade: 158
  • 5th grade: 134
14 to 1 30 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Camden Elementary School
208 Washington Ave
Camden, TN 38320
731-584-4918
  • Total: 431
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 116
  • 1st grade: 143
  • 2nd grade: 133
13 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Holladay Elementary School
148 Stokes Rd
Holladay, TN 38341
731-584-6874
  • Total: 183
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 15
  • 5th grade: 13
  • 6th grade: 34
  • 7th grade: 13
  • 8th grade: 27
14 to 1 13 Kindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Benton County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Camden Jr High
75 Schools Dr
Camden, TN 38320
731-584-4518
  • Total: 420
  • 6th grade: 135
  • 7th grade: 137
  • 8th grade: 148
18 to 1 23 6th Grade 8th Grade
Holladay Elementary School
148 Stokes Rd
Holladay, TN 38341
731-584-6874
  • Total: 183
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 15
  • 5th grade: 13
  • 6th grade: 34
  • 7th grade: 13
  • 8th grade: 27
14 to 1 13 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Benton County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Big Sandy School
13305 Hwy 69 A
Big Sandy, TN 38221
731-593-3221
  • Total: 379
  • Kindergarten: 15
  • 1st grade: 23
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 24
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 21
  • 7th grade: 35
  • 8th grade: 32
  • 9th grade: 41
  • 10th grade: 36
  • 11th grade: 35
  • 12th grade: 35
13 to 1 30 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Camden Central High
115 Schools Dr
Camden, TN 38320
731-584-7254
  • Total: 639
  • 9th grade: 171
  • 10th grade: 157
  • 11th grade: 152
  • 12th grade: 159
21 to 1 31 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,646
  • Median family income: $32,727
  • Median male income: $24,129
  • Median female income: $12,665
  • Median income of a renter: $20,313
  • Median income of a home owner: $29,806
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,630 1,390 1,055 680 145

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