Average Teacher Salary in Lauderdale County School District

The average teacher salary in Lauderdale 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: 652
  • Full time teachers: 314
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 91
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 192
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 22
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: 90
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,734

Financial Statistics for Lauderdale County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $7,601,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,500,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,792,000
  • Total revenue: $33,893,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $20,326,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $19,550,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,592,000
  • Expenditures per student: $564,000
  • Total expenditures: $32,981,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $10,354,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,622,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $641,000

Information on Schools within Lauderdale County School District

Elementary Schools within the Lauderdale County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Halls Elementary School
601 Carmen St
Halls, TN 38040
731-836-9651
  • Total: 799
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 110
  • 1st grade: 138
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 114
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 91
15 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
New Beginnings Child Development Center
313 South Washington St
Ripley, TN 38063
761-635-8480
  • Total: 8
  • Pre-k: 8
not available not available Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Ripley Elementary School
100 Hwy 19 East Ave
Ripley, TN 38063
731-221-3066
  • Total: 765
  • 3rd grade: 268
  • 4th grade: 254
  • 5th grade: 243
16 to 1 47 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Ripley Primary
225 Volz Rd
Ripley, TN 38063
731-635-0691
  • Total: 951
  • Pre-k: 120
  • Kindergarten: 264
  • 1st grade: 283
  • 2nd grade: 284
15 to 1 65 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Lauderdale County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Halls Junior High School
800 West Tigrett St
Halls, TN 38040
731-836-5579
  • Total: 214
  • 7th grade: 118
  • 8th grade: 96
21 to 1 10 7th Grade 8th Grade
Lauderdale Middle School
309 Charles Griggs Ave
Ripley, TN 38063
731-635-1391
  • Total: 758
  • 6th grade: 266
  • 7th grade: 237
  • 8th grade: 255
15 to 1 50 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lauderdale County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Halls High School
800 West Tigrett St
Halls, TN 38040
731-836-9642
  • Total: 372
  • 9th grade: 349
  • 10th grade: 317
  • 11th grade: 329
  • 12th grade: 313
14 to 1 27 9th Grade 12th Grade
Ripley High School
254 Jefferson St
Ripley, TN 38063
731-635-2642
  • Total: 867
  • 9th grade: 270
  • 10th grade: 231
  • 11th grade: 183
  • 12th grade: 183
15 to 1 57 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,682
  • Median family income: $36,841
  • Median male income: $24,542
  • Median female income: $16,890
  • Median income of a renter: $20,974
  • Median income of a home owner: $36,778
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,340 1,385 1,865 1,010 280

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