Average Teacher Salary in Decatur County School District

The average teacher salary in Decatur 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: 231
  • Full time teachers: 120
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 25
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 74
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 29
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,674

Financial Statistics for Decatur County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,322,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $7,532,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,678,000
  • Total revenue: $12,532,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,095,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $7,299,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,328,000
  • Expenditures per student: $410,000
  • Total expenditures: $12,095,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,843,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $499,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $411,000

Information on Schools within Decatur County School District

Elementary Schools within the Decatur County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Decatur County Middle School
2740 Hwy 641 South
Parsons, TN 38363
731-847-6510
  • Total: 450
  • Pre-k: 20
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 105
  • 7th grade: 130
  • 8th grade: 126
13 to 1 34 5th Grade 8th Grade
Decaturville Elementary School
820 South West St
Decaturville, TN 38329
731-852-4616
  • Total: 263
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 23
13 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Parsons Elementary School
182 West 4th St
Parsons, TN 38363
731-847-7317
  • Total: 470
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 100
14 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Decatur County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Decatur County Middle School
2740 Hwy 641 South
Parsons, TN 38363
731-847-6510
  • Total: 450
  • Pre-k: 20
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 105
  • 7th grade: 130
  • 8th grade: 126
13 to 1 34 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Decatur County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Riverside High School
4250 Hwy 641 South
Decaturville, TN 38329
731-852-3941
  • Total: 491
  • 9th grade: 147
  • 10th grade: 121
  • 11th grade: 112
  • 12th grade: 111
17 to 1 29 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,285
  • Median family income: $34,919
  • Median male income: $23,415
  • Median female income: $14,669
  • Median income of a renter: $18,807
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,957
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,135 905 735 530 160

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