Average Teacher Salary in Ritchie County Schools

The average teacher salary in Ritchie County Schools is $39,256.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,200 $16,220 $17,600 $21,040 $29,110 $38,450
Kindergarten $47,260 $38,450 $43,050 $47,940 $52,710 $57,270
Elementary $43,330 $31,410 $35,810 $43,630 $51,200 $56,550
Middle school $40,000 $27,650 $31,820 $41,700 $47,320 $52,160
High school $41,490 $28,600 $34,780 $43,750 $49,000 $52,560

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General Facts

  • Staff: 236
  • Full time teachers: 119
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 26
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 46
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 62
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,589

Financial Statistics for Ritchie County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,698,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,851,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,349,000
  • Total revenue: $15,898,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $9,088,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $8,806,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,371,000
  • Expenditures per student: $114,000
  • Total expenditures: $16,110,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,554,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $861,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $287,000

Information on Schools within Ritchie County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Ritchie County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Creed Collins Elementary
512 Collins Ave
Pennsboro, WV 26415
304-659-2140
  • Total: 252
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 25
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 44
14 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Ellenboro Elementary
100 School St
Ellenboro, WV 26346
304-869-3305
  • Total: 140
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 24
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 24
  • 5th grade: 15
18 to 1 8 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Harrisville Elementary
1201 East Main St
Harrisville, WV 26362
304-643-2220
  • Total: 309
  • Pre-k: 52
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 40
16 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Smithville Elementary
State Route 47
Smithville, WV 26178
304-477-3273
  • Total: 69
  • Kindergarten: 15
  • 1st grade: 15
  • 2nd grade: 9
  • 3rd grade: 11
  • 4th grade: 7
  • 5th grade: 12
13 to 1 6 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Ritchie County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ritchie County Middle
105 Ritchie County School Rd
Ellenboro, WV 26346
304-869-3512
  • Total: 347
  • 6th grade: 102
  • 7th grade: 115
  • 8th grade: 130
13 to 1 27 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Ritchie County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ritchie County High School
107 Ritchie County School Rd
Ellenboro, WV 26346
304-869-3526
  • Total: 472
  • 9th grade: 125
  • 10th grade: 115
  • 11th grade: 134
  • 12th grade: 98
14 to 1 34 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,175
  • Median family income: $34,809
  • Median male income: $23,185
  • Median female income: $11,560
  • Median income of a renter: $18,571
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,354
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    975 765 655 500 100