Average Teacher Salary in Dickson County School District

The average teacher salary in Dickson County School District is $41,406.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,480 $15,240 $17,300 $21,170 $30,170 $43,900
Kindergarten $44,950 $33,680 $37,060 $43,220 $52,660 $61,060
Elementary $46,290 $33,820 $38,200 $45,890 $54,360 $62,000
Middle school $44,820 $33,310 $37,180 $43,330 $52,150 $60,790
High school $45,490 $33,190 $37,310 $44,010 $52,760 $62,360

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,148
  • Full time teachers: 576
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 152
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 356
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 38
  • Pre-K Teachers: 10
  • High School Teachers: 155
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,520

Financial Statistics for Dickson County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $24,418,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $30,849,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,462,000
  • Total revenue: $60,729,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $36,840,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $35,032,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,691,000
  • Expenditures per student: $789,000
  • Total expenditures: $62,373,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $17,904,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,356,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,314,000

Information on Schools within Dickson County School District

Elementary Schools within the Dickson County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Centennial Elementary School
198 Upper Lake Dr
Dickson, TN 37055
615-446-0355
  • Total: 606
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 100
14 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Charlotte Elementary School
200 Humphries St
Charlotte, TN 37036
615-740-5803
  • Total: 550
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 114
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 82
14 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dickson Elementary School
120 West Brd St
Dickson, TN 37055
615-740-5837
  • Total: 376
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 64
13 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Dickson Head Start
119 West Brd St
Dickson, TN 37055
931-289-4135
  • Total: 38
  • Pre-k: 38
not available not available Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Oakmont Elementary School
630 Hwy 46 South
Dickson, TN 37055
615-446-2435
  • Total: 719
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 18
  • 5th grade: 16
14 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Stuart Burns Elementary School
3201 Hwy 96
Burns, TN 37029
615-446-2791
  • Total: 690
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 112
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 111
  • 5th grade: 122
15 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
The Discovery School
101 Henslee Dr
Dickson, TN 37055
615-441-4163
  • Total: 235
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 1
16 to 1 15 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Vanleer Elementary School
4908 Hwy 49 West
Vanleer, TN 37181
615-740-5760
  • Total: 310
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 45
14 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
White Bluff Elementary School
377 School Rd
White Bluff, TN 37187
615-797-3971
  • Total: 568
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 83
15 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Dickson County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Charlotte Middle School
250 Humphreys St
Charlotte, TN 37036
615-740-6060
  • Total: 402
  • 6th grade: 121
  • 7th grade: 142
  • 8th grade: 139
16 to 1 26 6th Grade 8th Grade
Dickson Middle School
401 East College St
Dickson, TN 37055
615-446-2273
  • Total: 1,178
  • 6th grade: 374
  • 7th grade: 409
  • 8th grade: 395
16 to 1 74 6th Grade 8th Grade
W James Middle School
3030 Trace Creek Rd
White Bluff, TN 37187
615-797-3201
  • Total: 271
  • 6th grade: 95
  • 7th grade: 79
  • 8th grade: 97
16 to 1 17 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Dickson County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Creek Wood High School
3499 Hwy 47 North
Charlotte, TN 37036
615-740-6000
  • Total: 976
  • 9th grade: 269
  • 10th grade: 245
  • 11th grade: 248
  • 12th grade: 214
17 to 1 58 9th Grade 12th Grade
Dickson County High School
509 Henslee Dr
Dickson, TN 37055
615-446-9003
  • Total: 1,522
  • 9th grade: 403
  • 10th grade: 392
  • 11th grade: 376
  • 12th grade: 351
17 to 1 88 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Dickson County School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
New Directions Academy
4000 Hwy 48 North
Charlotte, TN 37036
615-740-6070
  • Total: 79
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 7
  • 4th grade: 4
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 6
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 7
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 12
  • 12th grade: 4
7 to 1 12 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,043
  • Median family income: $45,575
  • Median male income: $28,574
  • Median female income: $18,019
  • Median income of a renter: $21,952
  • Median income of a home owner: $44,726
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,470 2,655 3,240 2,995 860

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