Average Teacher Salary in Sweetwater City School District

The average teacher salary in Sweetwater City 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: 198
  • Full time teachers: 105
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 26
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 85
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 1
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,556

Financial Statistics for Sweetwater City School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $2,608,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $6,207,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,233,000
  • Total revenue: $10,048,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $6,140,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $6,063,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,671,000
  • Expenditures per student: $69,000
  • Total expenditures: $9,940,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,652,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $500,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Sweetwater City School District

Elementary Schools within the Sweetwater City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brown Elementary School
135 Starrett St
Sweetwater, TN 37874
423-337-5905
  • Total: 301
  • 5th grade: 160
  • 6th grade: 141
16 to 1 19 5th Grade 6th Grade
Sweetwater Elementary School
301 Brd St
Sweetwater, TN 37874
423-337-7062
  • Total: 330
  • 3rd grade: 183
  • 4th grade: 147
15 to 1 22 3rd Grade 4th Grade
Sweetwater Primary School
500 Hwy 322 East
Sweetwater, TN 37874
423-351-7004
  • Total: 614
  • Pre-k: 58
  • Kindergarten: 179
  • 1st grade: 202
  • 2nd grade: 175
15 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Sweetwater City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sweetwater Junior High School
1013 Cannon Ave
Sweetwater, TN 37874
423-337-7336
  • Total: 311
  • 7th grade: 148
  • 8th grade: 163
15 to 1 21 7th Grade 8th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,746
  • Median family income: $35,269
  • Median male income: $21,835
  • Median female income: $15,806
  • Median income of a renter: $19,178
  • Median income of a home owner: $33,159
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    470 345 265 250 140

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