Average Teacher Salary in Wetzel County Schools

The average teacher salary in Wetzel 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: 403
  • Full time teachers: 217
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 43
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 126
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 10
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: 73
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,920

Financial Statistics for Wetzel County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,488,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $19,951,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,411,000
  • Total revenue: $31,850,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $18,718,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $16,662,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,737,000
  • Expenditures per student: $38,000
  • Total expenditures: $31,306,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,404,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,738,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $616,000

Information on Schools within Wetzel County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Wetzel County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Long Drain School
Route 1 Box 108-a
Metz, WV 26585
304-775-4221
  • Total: 275
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 22
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 25
  • 6th grade: 28
  • 7th grade: 23
  • 8th grade: 24
12 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
New Martinsville School
20 East Benjamin Dr
New Martinsville, WV 26155
304-455-2291
  • Total: 935
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 114
  • 6th grade: 93
  • 7th grade: 97
  • 8th grade: 117
15 to 1 63 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Paden City Elementary School
510 North Second Ave
Paden City, WV 26159
304-337-2221
  • Total: 198
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 28
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 25
  • 6th grade: 33
13 to 1 15 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Short Line School
Route 20
Reader, WV 26167
304-386-4115
  • Total: 454
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 52
  • 7th grade: 40
  • 8th grade: 54
14 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Wetzel Co. Center For Children & Families
Rr2 Box 107
New Martinsville, WV 26155
304-455-2468
  • Total: 83
  • Pre-k: 83
17 to 1 5 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

Middle Schools within the Wetzel County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Long Drain School
Route 1 Box 108-a
Metz, WV 26585
304-775-4221
  • Total: 275
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 22
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 25
  • 6th grade: 28
  • 7th grade: 23
  • 8th grade: 24
12 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
New Martinsville School
20 East Benjamin Dr
New Martinsville, WV 26155
304-455-2291
  • Total: 935
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 114
  • 6th grade: 93
  • 7th grade: 97
  • 8th grade: 117
15 to 1 63 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Paden City High School
201 North Fourth Ave
Paden City, WV 26159
304-337-2266
  • Total: 142
  • 7th grade: 20
  • 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 26
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 28
  • 12th grade: 28
11 to 1 13 7th Grade 12th Grade
Short Line School
Route 20
Reader, WV 26167
304-386-4115
  • Total: 454
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 52
  • 7th grade: 40
  • 8th grade: 54
14 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Wetzel County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hundred High School
Route 250
Hundred, WV 26575
304-775-5221
  • Total: 127
  • 9th grade: 43
  • 10th grade: 29
  • 11th grade: 28
  • 12th grade: 27
11 to 1 12 9th Grade 12th Grade
Magnolia High School
601 Maplacee Ave
New Martinsville, WV 26155
304-455-1990
  • Total: 478
  • 9th grade: 120
  • 10th grade: 108
  • 11th grade: 121
  • 12th grade: 129
14 to 1 33 9th Grade 12th Grade
Paden City High School
201 North Fourth Ave
Paden City, WV 26159
304-337-2266
  • Total: 142
  • 7th grade: 20
  • 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 26
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 28
  • 12th grade: 28
11 to 1 13 7th Grade 12th Grade
Valley High School
One Lumberjack Ln
Pine Grove, WV 26419
304-889-3151
  • Total: 228
  • 6th grade: 68
  • 7th grade: 82
  • 8th grade: 94
  • 9th grade: 76
  • 10th grade: 83
  • 11th grade: 68
  • 12th grade: 71
14 to 1 16 9th Grade 12th Grade
Wetzel Co. Center For Children & Families
Rr2 Box 107
New Martinsville, WV 26155
304-455-2468
  • Total: 83
  • Pre-k: 83
17 to 1 5 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,818
  • Median family income: $36,793
  • Median male income: $29,545
  • Median female income: $12,388
  • Median income of a renter: $15,784
  • Median income of a home owner: $35,820
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,650 1,080 1,100 970 280