Teacher salary in Kentucky

Average salary
$44,000/yr
Based on 8,676 income tax records
$21,500
$72,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$35K
 
$40K
 
$47K
 
$50K
 
$49K
$21,500
$72,500
How much do Teachers make?
The average total salary for a Teacher is $44,000 per year. This is based on data from 8,676 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Teacher and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Teacher salary can vary between $21,500 to $72,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Teacher salary by location

Teacher salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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US Department Of Defense, Kentucky
36 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$33K – $106K
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Jefferson County Schools, Kentucky
1,335 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$31K – $82K
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Fort Thomas Independent Schools, Kentucky
29 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$36K – $67K
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Fayette County Public Schools, Kentucky
665 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$32K – $72K
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Spencer Co Board Of Education, Kentucky
37 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$37K – $61K
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Mccracken County Schools, Kentucky
70 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$32K – $61K
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Ashland Independent Schools, Kentucky
35 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$31K – $59K
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Kentucky Community & Technical College System, Kentucky
38 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$30K – $68K
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Marshall County Board Of Ed, Kentucky
35 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$36K – $56K
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Bullitt County Board Of Educatio, Kentucky
126 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$28K – $64K
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Boone County Board Of Education, Kentucky
238 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$31K – $64K
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Johnson County Schools, Kentucky
38 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$22K – $53K
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Henderson County Board Of Educat, Kentucky
58 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$32K – $55K
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Owensboro Public Schools, Kentucky
66 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$28K – $59K
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Elizabethtown Board Of Education, Kentucky
32 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$29K – $54K
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Kenton County Schools, Kentucky
125 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$32K – $59K
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Boyd County Board Of Education, Kentucky
44 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$31K – $60K
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Daviess Co Board Of Education, Kentucky
96 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$33K – $61K
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Perry County Board Of Education, Kentucky
41 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$30K – $60K
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Boyle County Schools, Kentucky
31 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$31K – $54K
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Scott County Board Of Education, Kentucky
105 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$19K – $57K
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Bourbon County Schools, Kentucky
31 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$31K – $52K
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Woodford County Board Of Educati, Kentucky
36 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$32K – $53K
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Oldham County Bd Of Education, Kentucky
176 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$31K – $59K
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Pike County Board Of Education, Kentucky
67 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$31K – $64K
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Campbell Co Board Of Education, Kentucky
48 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$17K – $56K
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Hardin County Board Of Education, Kentucky
149 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$31K – $61K
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Anderson County Board Of Ed, Kentucky
37 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$30K – $55K
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Laurel Co Board Of Education, Kentucky
67 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$30K – $57K
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Bowling Green City Schools, Kentucky
49 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$21K – $54K
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Madison Co Bd Of Education, Kentucky
117 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$31K – $54K
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Clark Co Board Of Education, Kentucky
64 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$32K – $53K
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Pulaski County Board Of Educatio, Kentucky
55 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$28K – $51K
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Franklin County Schools, Kentucky
68 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$25K – $57K
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Montgomery Co Bd Of Education, Kentucky
40 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$27K – $50K
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Shelby County Public Schools, Kentucky
86 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$32K – $58K
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Floyd County Board Of Education, Kentucky
49 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$25K – $54K
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Erlangerelsmere Board Of Ed, Kentucky
32 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$34K – $57K
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Lawrence County Board Of Educati, Kentucky
35 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$30K – $49K
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Letcher County Board Of Educatio, Kentucky
31 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$26K – $49K
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Ohio County Board Of Education, Kentucky
33 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$25K – $54K
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Jessamine County Board Of Educat, Kentucky
108 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$27K – $53K
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Warren County Board Of Education, Kentucky
126 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$24K – $54K
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Christian County Board Of Educat, Kentucky
77 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$27K – $51K
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Department Of Corrections, Kentucky
37 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$34K – $59K
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Diocese Of Covington, Kentucky
80 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$26K – $51K
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Nelson County Board Of Education, Kentucky
35 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$22K – $61K
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Board Of Education Supt Of Schoo, Kentucky
54 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$23K – $58K
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Hopkins County Board Of Educatio, Kentucky
52 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$29K – $52K
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Grant County Schools, Kentucky
41 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$30K – $57K

Teacher demographics in Kentucky

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38% are single
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62% are married
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56% have kids
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69% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Teachers in Kentucky

8,676 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a teacher in Kentucky is $44,000 per year. Teacher salaries in Kentucky can vary between $21,500 to $72,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 8,676 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as teacher.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for teachers in Kentucky: US Department of Defense ($73,500 a year), Jefferson County Schools ($57,000 a year), and Fort Thomas Independent Schools ($54,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for teachers in Kentucky: Prospect, KY ($53,500 a year), Shepherdsville, KY ($53,000 a year), and Taylorsville, KY ($51,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.