Average Teacher Salary in Fayette County School District

The average teacher salary in Fayette County School District is $43,102.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,170 $14,380 $15,360 $18,790 $24,700 $37,640
Kindergarten $49,100 $36,070 $40,640 $48,320 $57,080 $66,690
Elementary $49,090 $36,380 $41,610 $48,940 $56,830 $63,910
Middle school $47,180 $35,370 $39,810 $46,020 $54,550 $62,070
High school $47,970 $34,430 $40,310 $47,440 $56,810 $64,740

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General Facts

  • Staff: 634
  • Full time teachers: 274
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 63
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 171
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 16
  • Pre-K Teachers: 14
  • High School Teachers: 68
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,823

Financial Statistics for Fayette County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,570,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $15,264,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,541,000
  • Total revenue: $30,375,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $17,669,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $18,762,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,979,000
  • Expenditures per student: $302,000
  • Total expenditures: $30,867,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,009,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,179,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $659,000

Information on Schools within Fayette County School District

Elementary Schools within the Fayette County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Elementary School
10425 Hwy 76 South
Somerville, TN 38068
901-465-3208
  • Total: 348
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 58
15 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Jefferson Elementary School
13955 Hwy 59 West
Somerville, TN 38068
901-465-2086
  • Total: 171
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 97
11 to 1 15 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
La Grange Moscow Elementary
15655 Hwy 57 East
Moscow, TN 38057
901-877-6854
  • Total: 320
  • Pre-k: 56
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 42
15 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Northwest Elementary School
5245 Hwy 70
Mason, TN 38049
901-594-5113
  • Total: 132
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 15
  • 5th grade: 16
12 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Oakland Elementary School
14925 Hwy 194 North
Oakland, TN 38060
901-465-3804
  • Total: 609
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 160
  • 1st grade: 139
  • 2nd grade: 151
  • 3rd grade: 143
  • 5th grade: 1
15 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Somerville Elementary School
12690 South Main St
Somerville, TN 38068
901-465-2761
  • Total: 249
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 33
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 31
13 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Southwest Elementary School
8095 Hwy 194
Macon, TN 38048
901-465-8317
  • Total: 262
  • 4th grade: 127
  • 5th grade: 135
18 to 1 15 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
West Junior High School
13100 Hwy 194
Oakland, TN 38060
901-465-0798
  • Total: 371
  • 6th grade: 131
  • 7th grade: 112
  • 8th grade: 128
14 to 1 27 5th Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Fayette County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Jr High School
400 Leach Rd
Somerville, TN 38068
901-465-3151
  • Total: 435
  • 6th grade: 147
  • 7th grade: 129
  • 8th grade: 159
16 to 1 27 6th Grade 8th Grade
West Junior High School
13100 Hwy 194
Oakland, TN 38060
901-465-0798
  • Total: 371
  • 6th grade: 131
  • 7th grade: 112
  • 8th grade: 128
14 to 1 27 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Fayette County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fayette Ware Comprehensive High School
13520 Hwy 59 West
Somerville, TN 38068
901-465-9838
  • Total: 926
  • 9th grade: 241
  • 10th grade: 234
  • 11th grade: 214
  • 12th grade: 237
14 to 1 66 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,969
  • Median family income: $46,283
  • Median male income: $28,228
  • Median female income: $18,889
  • Median income of a renter: $17,922
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,411
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,880 1,440 1,865 1,915 930

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