Average Teacher Salary in Upshur County Schools

The average teacher salary in Upshur 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: 513
  • Full time teachers: 277
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 41
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 107
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 13
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 155
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,862

Financial Statistics for Upshur County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,126,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $25,047,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,563,000
  • Total revenue: $37,736,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $21,327,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $20,010,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,233,000
  • Expenditures per student: $378,000
  • Total expenditures: $37,508,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,378,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,105,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $735,000

Information on Schools within Upshur County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Upshur County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Buckhannon Academy Elementary School
16 College Ave
Buckhannon, WV 26201
304-472-3310
  • Total: 643
  • Pre-k: 73
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 94
15 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
French Creek Elementary
Rt.2 Box 305
French Creek, WV 26218
304-924-6381
  • Total: 215
  • Kindergarten: 32
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 31
13 to 1 16 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hodgesville Elementary
Rt.5 Box 383
Buckhannon, WV 26201
304-304-3212
  • Total: 166
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 25
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 25
  • 4th grade: 27
  • 5th grade: 25
20 to 1 9 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rock Cave Elementary
Us Route 20 South
Rock Cave, WV 26234
304-924-6969
  • Total: 144
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 23
  • 3rd grade: 16
  • 4th grade: 20
  • 5th grade: 26
15 to 1 10 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tennerton Elementary
Route 6 Box 513
Buckhannon, WV 26201
304-472-1278
  • Total: 270
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 45
17 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Union Elementary School
20 Heavener Grove Rd
Buckhannon, WV 26201
304-472-1394
  • Total: 282
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 42
15 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Washington District Elementary
Rt.7 Box 234
Buckhannon, WV 26201
304-472-6599
  • Total: 135
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 22
  • 5th grade: 17
12 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Upshur County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
B-u Middle School
Rt. 6 Box 303
Buckhannon, WV 26201
304-472-1520
  • Total: 856
  • 6th grade: 259
  • 7th grade: 300
  • 8th grade: 297
13 to 1 68 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Upshur County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Buckhannon Upshur High School
50 Buckhannon-upshur Dr
Buckhannon, WV 26201
304-304-3720
  • Total: 1,151
  • 9th grade: 349
  • 10th grade: 312
  • 11th grade: 236
  • 12th grade: 254
15 to 1 75 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,559
  • Median family income: $32,399
  • Median male income: $20,558
  • Median female income: $11,091
  • Median income of a renter: $13,898
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,343
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,345 1,605 1,365 910 250