Total Spent for Public Schools from Federal, State and Local Sources in 2017-18:

$15.8 Billion

Percentage of State Budget Dedicated to K-12 Schools:

40%



Annual Average Projected Compensation for Teachers for the 2018-19 school year :

$53,975

Annual Median NC Household Income (includes all household income) for 2017 :

$50,320

Annual Median Wage (individual) in NC for a person with a bachelor’s degree for 2017 :

$47,258

Annual Median Wage (individual) in NC for 2017 :

$30,326

Average instructional supplies funding per teacher in 2017-18:

$511

Average textbook funding per student in 2017-18

$42

Note - The compensation estimates above for teachers do not include annual estimated benefits which total $20,300, including annual health benefits of $6,104, annual estimated Social Security contributions of $4,096 and annual estimated retirement contribution of $10,099.


Schools

This website provides information on the NC Public School finances along with associated performance and operational measures.

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