Average Teacher Salary in Macon County School District

The average teacher salary in Macon County School District is $41,025.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,325 $15,055 $16,896 $20,763 $31,370 $43,232
Kindergarten $44,353 $33,693 $37,316 $43,172 $51,501 $58,876
Elementary $45,872 $33,791 $38,127 $45,442 $53,852 $60,991
Middle school $44,248 $33,315 $37,131 $43,123 $51,178 $58,928
High school $45,328 $33,118 $37,510 $44,193 $52,741 $61,326

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General Facts

  • Staff: 529
  • Full time teachers: 234
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 92
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 139
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 16
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 66
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,071

Financial Statistics for Macon County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,641,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $16,189,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,743,000
  • Total revenue: $25,573,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $14,732,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $13,847,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,887,000
  • Expenditures per student: $113,000
  • Total expenditures: $25,182,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,660,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $836,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $211,000

Information on Schools within Macon County School District

Elementary Schools within the Macon County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Elementary School
1315 Knoxville Hwy
Wartburg, TN 37887
423-346-6683
  • Total: 679
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 48
16 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fairlane Elementary School
305 Fairln Dr
Lafayette, TN 37083
615-666-2970
  • Total: 392
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 175
  • 1st grade: 197
15 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 1st Grade
Lafayette Middle School
401 Meador Dr
Lafayette, TN 37083
615-666-8868
  • Total: 404
  • 4th grade: 212
  • 5th grade: 192
18 to 1 22 4th Grade 5th Grade
Red Boiling Springs Elementary
417 Hillcrest Dr
Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150
615-699-2222
  • Total: 371
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 49
  • 6th grade: 50
17 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Westside Elementary School
700 Westside St
Athens, TN 37303
423-745-4721
  • Total: 248
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 76
16 to 1 16 4th Grade 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Macon County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Macon County Junior High School
1003 Hwy 52 By Pass East
Lafayette, TN 37083
615-666-7545
  • Total: 747
  • 6th grade: 222
  • 7th grade: 277
  • 8th grade: 248
18 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade
Red Boiling Springs School
415 Hillcrest Dr
Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150
615-699-3125
  • Total: 326
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 44
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 74
  • 11th grade: 51
  • 12th grade: 50
15 to 1 22 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Macon County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Macon County High School
2550 Days Rd
Lafayette, TN 37083
615-666-4320
  • Total: 904
  • 9th grade: 229
  • 10th grade: 237
  • 11th grade: 229
  • 12th grade: 209
19 to 1 47 9th Grade 12th Grade
Red Boiling Springs School
415 Hillcrest Dr
Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150
615-699-3125
  • Total: 326
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 44
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 74
  • 11th grade: 51
  • 12th grade: 50
15 to 1 22 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,286
  • Median family income: $37,577
  • Median male income: $23,626
  • Median female income: $14,819
  • Median income of a renter: $18,040
  • Median income of a home owner: $35,359
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,800 1,310 1,475 1,015 240

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