Average Teacher Salary in Jackson County School District

The average teacher salary in Jackson County School District is $37,660.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,770 $14,510 $15,730 $18,510 $33,460 $40,880
Kindergarten $40,660 $32,870 $35,950 $40,400 $45,770 $51,070
Elementary $41,000 $32,370 $35,970 $41,060 $46,750 $51,500
Middle school $42,010 $32,940 $36,570 $42,250 $47,670 $52,180
High school $40,860 $30,220 $35,500 $41,320 $47,230 $52,010

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General Facts

  • Staff: 271
  • Full time teachers: 120
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 43
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 72
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 34
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,608

Financial Statistics for Jackson County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,734,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $8,074,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,114,000
  • Total revenue: $13,922,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,461,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $7,928,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,400,000
  • Expenditures per student: $135,000
  • Total expenditures: $13,162,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,711,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $515,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $533,000

Information on Schools within Jackson County School District

Elementary Schools within the Jackson County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dodson Branch Elementary
16221 Dodson Branch Hwy
Cookeville, TN 38501
931-268-0761
  • Total: 219
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 22
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 30
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 24
  • 6th grade: 19
  • 7th grade: 18
  • 8th grade: 18
13 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Gainesboro Elementary School
611 Main St
Gainesboro, TN 38562
931-268-9775
  • Total: 369
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 90
13 to 1 29 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Jackson County Middle School
170 Blue Devil Ln
Gainesboro, TN 38562
931-268-9779
  • Total: 523
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 94
  • 7th grade: 118
  • 8th grade: 128
14 to 1 37 4th Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Jackson County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dodson Branch Elementary
16221 Dodson Branch Hwy
Cookeville, TN 38501
931-268-0761
  • Total: 219
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 22
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 30
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 24
  • 6th grade: 19
  • 7th grade: 18
  • 8th grade: 18
13 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Jackson County Middle School
170 Blue Devil Ln
Gainesboro, TN 38562
931-268-9779
  • Total: 523
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 94
  • 7th grade: 118
  • 8th grade: 128
14 to 1 37 4th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Jackson County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jackson County High School
190 Blue Devil Ln
Gainesboro, TN 38562
931-268-9771
  • Total: 497
  • 9th grade: 130
  • 10th grade: 125
  • 11th grade: 127
  • 12th grade: 115
16 to 1 31 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,020
  • Median family income: $32,088
  • Median male income: $20,036
  • Median female income: $14,966
  • Median income of a renter: $15,833
  • Median income of a home owner: $29,537
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,150 870 640 375 135

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