Average Teacher Salary in Raleigh County Schools

The average teacher salary in Raleigh 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: 1,576
  • Full time teachers: 862
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 122
  • Instructional Coordinators: 28
  • Elementary Teachers: 359
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 45
  • Pre-K Teachers: 15
  • High School Teachers: 444
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 12,316

Financial Statistics for Raleigh County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $38,835,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $71,290,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $14,325,000
  • Total revenue: $124,450,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $64,873,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $64,166,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $33,638,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,435,000
  • Total expenditures: $124,606,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $26,101,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,765,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,772,000

Information on Schools within Raleigh County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Raleigh County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beckley Elementary
399 Gray Flats Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
304-256-4575
  • Total: 415
  • Pre-k: 77
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 57
18 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Bradley Elementary School
210 Bradley School Rd
Mount Hope, WV 25880
304-256-4605
  • Total: 496
  • Pre-k: 51
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 73
18 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Clear Fork District Elementary
4851 Clear Fork Rd
Clear Fork, WV 25044
304-854-1000
  • Total: 165
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 30
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 23
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 14
  • 5th grade: 21
16 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Coal City Elementary
Independence Rd
Coal City, WV 25823
304-683-5001
  • Total: 309
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 58
17 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Crab Orchard Elementary
1404 Roberoute C. Byrd Dr
Crab Orchard, WV 25827
304-256-4577
  • Total: 286
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 32
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 45
16 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Cranberry-prosperity Elementary
4575 Roberoute C Byrd Dr
Beckley, WV 25801
304-256-4574
  • Total: 305
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 40
16 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Crescent Elementary
205 Crescent Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
304-256-4576
  • Total: 316
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 55
17 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Daniels Elementary
351 4-h Lake Rd
Daniels, WV 25832
304-256-4622
  • Total: 612
  • Pre-k: 63
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 79
18 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fairdale Elementary School
772 Bolt Rd
Fairdale, WV 25839
304-934-7217
  • Total: 497
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 66
19 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Ghent Elementary
2750 Flat Top Rd
Ghent, WV 25043
304-787-3631
  • Total: 221
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 29
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 30
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 36
14 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hollywood Elementary
412 Old Mill Rd
Macarthur, WV 25873
304-256-4579
  • Total: 276
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 43
18 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lester Elementary
1970 Lester Hwy Rt. 54
Lester, WV 25865
304-934-5885
  • Total: 151
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 13
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 23
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 24
  • 5th grade: 20
14 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mabscott Elementary
Dogwood Ln
Mabscott, WV 25871
304-256-4595
  • Total: 278
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 34
16 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Marsh Fork Elementary
8801 Coal River Rd
Sundial, WV 25140
304-854-1951
  • Total: 233
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 37
16 to 1 15 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Maxwell Hill Elementary
1001 Maxwell Hill Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
304-256-4599
  • Total: 224
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 32
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 27
  • 5th grade: 41
15 to 1 15 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Shady Spring Elementary
600 Flat Top Rd
Shady Spring, WV 25918
304-256-4633
  • Total: 536
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 92
19 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sophia-soak Creek Elementary
200 Mills St
Sophia, WV 25901
304-683-4541
  • Total: 297
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 53
18 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Stanaford Elementary
950 Stanaford Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
304-256-4626
  • Total: 286
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 46
14 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Stratton Elementary
1129 South Fayette St
Beckley, WV 25801
304-256-4604
  • Total: 305
  • Pre-k: 56
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 34
15 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Raleigh County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Independence Middle School
800 Independence Rd
Sophia, WV 25921
304-683-4542
  • Total: 525
  • 6th grade: 190
  • 7th grade: 173
  • 8th grade: 162
13 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Park Middle School
212 Park Ave
Beckley, WV 25801
304-256-4586
  • Total: 419
  • 6th grade: 141
  • 7th grade: 131
  • 8th grade: 147
13 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade
Shady Spring Middle School
500 Flat Top Rd
Shady Spring, WV 25918
304-256-4570
  • Total: 589
  • 6th grade: 187
  • 7th grade: 205
  • 8th grade: 197
14 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade
Trap Hill Middle School
665 Coal River Rd
Surveyor, WV 25932
304-934-5392
  • Total: 422
  • 6th grade: 157
  • 7th grade: 128
  • 8th grade: 137
13 to 1 33 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Raleigh County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Independence High School
850 Independence Rd
Coal City, WV 25823
304-683-3228
  • Total: 760
  • 9th grade: 200
  • 10th grade: 193
  • 11th grade: 184
  • 12th grade: 183
16 to 1 48 9th Grade 12th Grade
Liberty High School
1700 Coal River Rd
Glen Daniel, WV 25844
304-934-5306
  • Total: 572
  • 9th grade: 226
  • 10th grade: 151
  • 11th grade: 137
  • 12th grade: 141
15 to 1 39 9th Grade 12th Grade
Shady Spring High
300 Hinton Rd
Shady Spring, WV 25918
304-256-4647
  • Total: 768
  • 9th grade: 204
  • 10th grade: 184
  • 11th grade: 207
  • 12th grade: 173
16 to 1 48 9th Grade 12th Grade
Woodrow Wilson High School
400 Stanaford Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
304-256-4646
  • Total: 1,395
  • 9th grade: 403
  • 10th grade: 362
  • 11th grade: 327
  • 12th grade: 303
16 to 1 89 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beckley-stratton Middle School
401 Gray Flats Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
304-256-4616
  • Total: 658
  • 6th grade: 237
  • 7th grade: 215
  • 8th grade: 206
13 to 1 50 6th Grade 8th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,233
  • Median family income: $35,315
  • Median male income: $25,367
  • Median female income: $14,341
  • Median income of a renter: $16,644
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,563
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    7,605 4,925 4,600 3,685 1,440