Average Teacher Salary in Monroe County School District

The average teacher salary in Monroe County School District is $42,110.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,950 $14,490 $15,640 $20,580 $36,480 $41,580
Kindergarten $44,470 $34,600 $40,220 $45,660 $50,280 $53,580
Elementary $48,240 $35,040 $39,850 $47,140 $57,910 $64,430
Middle school $43,060 $33,720 $37,400 $42,760 $48,860 $54,510
High school $48,830 $35,590 $40,720 $48,170 $58,140 $64,440

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General Facts

  • Staff: 635
  • Full time teachers: 318
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 18 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 110
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 175
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 16
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 118
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,625

Financial Statistics for Monroe County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $11,337,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $23,104,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,404,000
  • Total revenue: $38,845,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $23,047,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $20,898,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,986,000
  • Expenditures per student: $260,000
  • Total expenditures: $40,236,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $11,252,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,251,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $624,000

Information on Schools within Monroe County School District

Elementary Schools within the Monroe County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Coker Creek Elementary School
130 Ruritan Rd
Tellico Plains, TN 37385
423-261-2241
  • Total: 123
  • Kindergarten: 10
  • 1st grade: 15
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 8
  • 4th grade: 13
  • 5th grade: 14
  • 6th grade: 15
  • 7th grade: 17
  • 8th grade: 6
18 to 1 7 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Madisonville Intermediate School
1000 Green Rd
Madisonville, TN 37354
423-442-2454
  • Total: 547
  • Pre-k: 20
  • 3rd grade: 166
  • 4th grade: 198
  • 5th grade: 163
18 to 1 31 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Madisonville Primary
268 Warren St
Madisonville, TN 37354
423-442-2236
  • Total: 568
  • Kindergarten: 179
  • 1st grade: 205
  • 2nd grade: 184
16 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Rural Vale Elementary School
395 Daugherty Spgs
Tellico Plains, TN 37385
423-253-3551
  • Total: 247
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 23
  • 6th grade: 18
  • 7th grade: 26
  • 8th grade: 20
19 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Tellico Plains Elementary
121 Old High School Rd
Tellico Plains, TN 37385
423-253-2626
  • Total: 395
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 70
14 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Tellico Plains Junior High School
120 Old High School Rd
Tellico Plains, TN 37385
423-253-2250
  • Total: 310
  • 5th grade: 77
  • 6th grade: 91
  • 7th grade: 76
  • 8th grade: 66
18 to 1 17 5th Grade 8th Grade
Vonore Elementary School
1135 Hwy 411
Vonore, TN 37885
423-884-6485
  • Total: 518
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 81
16 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Monroe County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Coker Creek Elementary School
130 Ruritan Rd
Tellico Plains, TN 37385
423-261-2241
  • Total: 123
  • Kindergarten: 10
  • 1st grade: 15
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 8
  • 4th grade: 13
  • 5th grade: 14
  • 6th grade: 15
  • 7th grade: 17
  • 8th grade: 6
18 to 1 7 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Madisonville Middle School
175 Oak Grove Rd
Madisonville, TN 37354
423-442-4137
  • Total: 514
  • 6th grade: 181
  • 7th grade: 180
  • 8th grade: 153
19 to 1 28 6th Grade 8th Grade
Rural Vale Elementary School
395 Daugherty Spgs
Tellico Plains, TN 37385
423-253-3551
  • Total: 247
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 23
  • 6th grade: 18
  • 7th grade: 26
  • 8th grade: 20
19 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Tellico Plains Junior High School
120 Old High School Rd
Tellico Plains, TN 37385
423-253-2250
  • Total: 310
  • 5th grade: 77
  • 6th grade: 91
  • 7th grade: 76
  • 8th grade: 66
18 to 1 17 5th Grade 8th Grade
Vonore Middle School
414 Hall St
Vonore, TN 37885
423-884-2730
  • Total: 241
  • 6th grade: 81
  • 7th grade: 80
  • 8th grade: 80
22 to 1 11 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Monroe County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Monroe Academy
205 Oak Grove Rd
Madisonville, TN 37354
423-442-2373
  • Total: 17
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade: 11
17 to 1 1 9th Grade 12th Grade
Sweetwater High School
414 South High St
Sweetwater, TN 37874
423-337-7881
  • Total: 655
  • 9th grade: 183
  • 10th grade: 170
  • 11th grade: 151
  • 12th grade: 151
20 to 1 33 9th Grade 12th Grade
Tellico Plains High School
9180 Hwy 68
Tellico Plains, TN 37385
423-253-2550
  • Total: 511
  • 9th grade: 134
  • 10th grade: 136
  • 11th grade: 120
  • 12th grade: 121
20 to 1 26 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Monroe County School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sequoyah High School
3128 Hwy 411
Madisonville, TN 37354
423-442-9230
  • Total: 979
  • 9th grade: 262
  • 10th grade: 257
  • 11th grade: 226
  • 12th grade: 234
19 to 1 51 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,676
  • Median family income: $34,848
  • Median male income: $25,397
  • Median female income: $14,783
  • Median income of a renter: $20,740
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,854
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,210 2,435 2,225 1,470 420

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