Average Teacher Salary in Tipton County School District

The average teacher salary in Tipton County School District is $43,102.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,170 $14,380 $15,360 $18,790 $24,700 $37,640
Kindergarten $49,100 $36,070 $40,640 $48,320 $57,080 $66,690
Elementary $49,090 $36,380 $41,610 $48,940 $56,830 $63,910
Middle school $47,180 $35,370 $39,810 $46,020 $54,550 $62,070
High school $47,970 $34,430 $40,310 $47,440 $56,810 $64,740

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,483
  • Full time teachers: 756
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 203
  • Instructional Coordinators: 12
  • Elementary Teachers: 457
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 42
  • Pre-K Teachers: 11
  • High School Teachers: 232
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 12,055

Financial Statistics for Tipton County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $19,801,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $51,195,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,501,000
  • Total revenue: $79,497,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $50,464,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $47,239,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $13,254,000
  • Expenditures per student: $678,000
  • Total expenditures: $81,482,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $25,419,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,529,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,557,000

Information on Schools within Tipton County School District

Elementary Schools within the Tipton County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Atoka Elementary School
870 Rosemark Rd
Atoka, TN 38004
901-837-5650
  • Total: 834
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 128
  • 1st grade: 137
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 158
  • 4th grade: 129
  • 5th grade: 152
17 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Austin Peay Elementary School
474 Academic Dr
Covington, TN 38019
901-475-5121
  • Total: 593
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 94
  • 6th grade: 58
14 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Brighton Elementary School
1201 Old Hwy 51 So
Brighton, TN 38011
901-837-5860
  • Total: 913
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 125
  • 1st grade: 141
  • 2nd grade: 155
  • 3rd grade: 136
  • 4th grade: 148
  • 5th grade: 188
13 to 1 70 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Covington Integrated Arts Academy
760 Beroute Johnston Ave
Covington, TN 38019
901-476-1444
  • Total: 625
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 63
  • 7th grade: 38
  • 8th grade: 40
13 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Crestview Elementary School
151 Mark A Walker Blvd
Covington, TN 38019
901-475-5925
  • Total: 952
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 162
  • 1st grade: 170
  • 2nd grade: 187
  • 3rd grade: 206
  • 4th grade: 187
15 to 1 62 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Crestview Middle School
201 Mark A Walker Blvd
Covington, TN 38019
901-475-5900
  • Total: 797
  • 5th grade: 165
  • 6th grade: 167
  • 7th grade: 231
  • 8th grade: 234
16 to 1 49 5th Grade 8th Grade
Drummonds Elementary School
5068 Drummonds Rd
Drummonds, TN 38023
615-835-3571
  • Total: 818
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 124
  • 2nd grade: 124
  • 3rd grade: 149
  • 4th grade: 124
  • 5th grade: 161
15 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Munford Elementary
1200 Mclaughlin Dr
Munford, TN 38058
901-837-0152
  • Total: 870
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 122
  • 1st grade: 129
  • 2nd grade: 148
  • 3rd grade: 130
  • 4th grade: 163
  • 5th grade: 139
16 to 1 56 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Tipton County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brighton Middle School
7785 Hwy 51 South
Brighton, TN 38011
901-837-5600
  • Total: 1,027
  • 6th grade: 285
  • 7th grade: 358
  • 8th grade: 384
22 to 1 47 6th Grade 8th Grade
Covington Integrated Arts Academy
760 Beroute Johnston Ave
Covington, TN 38019
901-476-1444
  • Total: 625
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 63
  • 7th grade: 38
  • 8th grade: 40
13 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Crestview Middle School
201 Mark A Walker Blvd
Covington, TN 38019
901-475-5900
  • Total: 797
  • 5th grade: 165
  • 6th grade: 167
  • 7th grade: 231
  • 8th grade: 234
16 to 1 49 5th Grade 8th Grade
Munford Middle School
100 Education Ave
Munford, TN 38058
901-837-1700
  • Total: 977
  • 6th grade: 338
  • 7th grade: 301
  • 8th grade: 338
20 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Tipton County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brighton High School
8045 Hwy 51 South
Brighton, TN 38011
901-837-5800
  • Total: 1,467
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 393
  • 10th grade: 350
  • 11th grade: 345
  • 12th grade: 374
18 to 1 84 9th Grade 12th Grade
Covington High School
803 South College
Covington, TN 38019
901-475-5876
  • Total: 828
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 208
  • 10th grade: 222
  • 11th grade: 193
  • 12th grade: 204
16 to 1 53 9th Grade 12th Grade
Munford High School
1080 Mclaughlin Dr
Munford, TN 38058
901-837-5701
  • Total: 1,259
  • 9th grade: 336
  • 10th grade: 358
  • 11th grade: 266
  • 12th grade: 299
17 to 1 74 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Tipton County Alternative Learning Center
800 Beroute Johnston Ave
Covington, TN 38019
901-475-3502
  • Total: 95
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 14
  • 8th grade: 14
  • 9th grade: 18
  • 10th grade: 24
  • 11th grade: 14
  • 12th grade: 3
8 to 1 12 2nd Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,673
  • Median family income: $49,009
  • Median male income: $30,151
  • Median female income: $18,688
  • Median income of a renter: $29,146
  • Median income of a home owner: $48,829
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,295 2,190 3,350 3,310 1,065

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