Average Teacher Salary in Mcdowell County Schools

The average teacher salary in Mcdowell County Schools is $40,872.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,150 $17,470 $20,220 $28,520 $35,670 $44,530
Kindergarten $45,760 $30,420 $38,640 $46,420 $53,530 $59,750
Elementary $45,040 $32,890 $38,610 $45,470 $51,480 $57,720
Middle school $41,320 $30,000 $34,320 $41,110 $48,400 $53,280
High school $43,090 $31,540 $36,110 $42,980 $50,430 $55,150

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General Facts

  • Staff: 565
  • Full time teachers: 294
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 43
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 132
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 13
  • Pre-K Teachers: 11
  • High School Teachers: 137
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,675

Financial Statistics for Mcdowell County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $10,201,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $25,384,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,698,000
  • Total revenue: $44,283,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $23,856,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $22,781,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $11,851,000
  • Expenditures per student: $363,000
  • Total expenditures: $43,213,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,849,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,379,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $712,000

Information on Schools within Mcdowell County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Mcdowell County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Anawalt Elementary School
School House Rd
Anawalt, WV 24808
304-383-4849
  • Total: 88
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 13
  • 1st grade: 16
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 11
  • 4th grade: 13
  • 5th grade: 9
11 to 1 8 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fall River Elementary School
Route 7
Big Sandy, WV 24816
304-656-7665
  • Total: 176
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 29
  • 2nd grade: 28
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 22
14 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Iaeger Elementary School
Waters St
Iaeger, WV 24844
304-938-2227
  • Total: 317
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 36
16 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Kimball Elementary School
Route 52
Kimball, WV 24853
304-585-7570
  • Total: 328
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 53
15 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Southside K-8
13509 Rocket Boys Dr
War, WV 24892
304-875-2283
  • Total: 535
  • Pre-k: 37
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 51
  • 7th grade: 56
  • 8th grade: 57
15 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Welch Elementary School
1235 Stewaroute St
Welch, WV 24801
304-436-4645
  • Total: 326
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 47
16 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Mcdowell County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mount View High School
950 Mount View Rd
Welch, WV 24801
304-436-2939
  • Total: 780
  • 6th grade: 115
  • 7th grade: 115
  • 8th grade: 118
  • 9th grade: 134
  • 10th grade: 100
  • 11th grade: 104
  • 12th grade: 94
14 to 1 54 6th Grade 12th Grade
Sandy River Middle School
Route 80
Avondale, WV 24811
304-938-2407
  • Total: 294
  • 6th grade: 100
  • 7th grade: 95
  • 8th grade: 99
17 to 1 18 6th Grade 8th Grade
Southside K-8
13509 Rocket Boys Dr
War, WV 24892
304-875-2283
  • Total: 535
  • Pre-k: 37
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 51
  • 7th grade: 56
  • 8th grade: 57
15 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Mcdowell County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Big Creek High School
1 Owl's Nest Dr
War, WV 24892
304-875-2287
  • Total: 223
  • 9th grade: 58
  • 10th grade: 58
  • 11th grade: 50
  • 12th grade: 57
12 to 1 18 9th Grade 12th Grade
Iaeger High School
Water St
Iaeger, WV 24844
304-938-2431
  • Total: 393
  • 9th grade: 105
  • 10th grade: 100
  • 11th grade: 104
  • 12th grade: 84
14 to 1 28 9th Grade 12th Grade
Mount View High School
950 Mount View Rd
Welch, WV 24801
304-436-2939
  • Total: 780
  • 6th grade: 115
  • 7th grade: 115
  • 8th grade: 118
  • 9th grade: 134
  • 10th grade: 100
  • 11th grade: 104
  • 12th grade: 94
14 to 1 54 6th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Mcdowell County Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bradshaw Elementary School
Route 80 Main St
Bradshaw, WV 24817
304-938-2904
  • Total: 215
  • Pre-k: 9
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 32
  • 5th grade: 32
13 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $10,174
  • Median family income: $20,496
  • Median male income: $20,043
  • Median female income: $12,578
  • Median income of a renter: $10,166
  • Median income of a home owner: $19,110
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,725 1,710 900 490 145