Average Teacher Salary in Dyer County School District

The average teacher salary in Dyer 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: 508
  • Full time teachers: 213
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 76
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 125
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: 63
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,572

Financial Statistics for Dyer County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $10,557,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $13,829,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,567,000
  • Total revenue: $26,953,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $15,033,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $15,411,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,881,000
  • Expenditures per student: $314,000
  • Total expenditures: $27,963,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,454,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,213,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $353,000

Information on Schools within Dyer County School District

Elementary Schools within the Dyer County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fifth Consolidated School
2372 Millsfield Hwy
Dyersburg, TN 38024
731-285-2840
  • Total: 359
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 64
19 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Finley Elementary School
72 Poplacear St
Finley, TN 38030
731-285-7050
  • Total: 313
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 51
18 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Holice Powell Elementary School
988 Hwy 210 South
Dyersburg, TN 38024
731-285-1994
  • Total: 276
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 45
15 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Newbern Grammar
320 Washington St
Newbern, TN 38059
731-627-2139
  • Total: 557
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 88
17 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Trimble Elementary School
256 College St
Trimble, TN 38259
731-297-5512
  • Total: 194
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 26
  • 1st grade: 22
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 30
  • 5th grade: 31
14 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Dyer County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Northview Middle School
820 Williams St
Newbern, TN 38059
731-627-3713
  • Total: 464
  • 6th grade: 146
  • 7th grade: 146
  • 8th grade: 172
17 to 1 28 6th Grade 8th Grade
Three Oaks Middle School
3200 Upper Finley St
Dyersburg, TN 38024
731-285-3100
  • Total: 346
  • 6th grade: 109
  • 7th grade: 122
  • 8th grade: 115
17 to 1 21 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Dyer County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dyer County High School
1000 West Main St
Newbern, TN 38059
731-627-2229
  • Total: 1,063
  • 9th grade: 302
  • 10th grade: 296
  • 11th grade: 224
  • 12th grade: 241
17 to 1 62 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,507
  • Median family income: $42,406
  • Median male income: $28,020
  • Median female income: $16,662
  • Median income of a renter: $23,681
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,959
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,500 1,250 1,700 1,235 300

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