Average Teacher Salary in Gilbert Unified District

The average teacher salary in Gilbert Unified District is $38,732.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,410 $16,343 $18,167 $21,571 $27,412 $37,416
Kindergarten $41,109 $30,157 $34,361 $40,329 $47,649 $55,444
Elementary $43,499 $28,966 $34,062 $40,447 $50,849 $62,089
Middle school $39,180 $23,150 $31,223 $38,433 $46,600 $55,072
High school $44,462 $32,914 $36,744 $42,693 $51,698 $61,158

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General Facts

  • Staff: 4,247
  • Full time teachers: 2,247
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 755
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 1,451
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 117
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 679
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 38,555

Financial Statistics for Gilbert Unified District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $126,369,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $146,307,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $10,626,000
  • Total revenue: $283,302,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $137,604,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $150,837,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $39,688,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,929,000
  • Total expenditures: $291,185,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $75,052,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $13,846,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $4,466,000

Information on Schools within Gilbert Unified District

Elementary Schools within the Gilbert Unified District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ashland Elementary
1945 South Ashland Ranch Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
480-497-3452
  • Total: 1,010
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 123
  • 1st grade: 141
  • 2nd grade: 124
  • 3rd grade: 149
  • 4th grade: 157
  • 5th grade: 154
  • 6th grade: 134
21 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Augusta Ranch Elementary
9430 East Neville Ave
Mesa, AZ 85212
480-497-3452
  • Total: 1,113
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 172
  • 1st grade: 152
  • 2nd grade: 167
  • 3rd grade: 167
  • 4th grade: 137
  • 5th grade: 135
  • 6th grade: 158
17 to 1 65 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Boulder Creek Elementary
8045 East Portobello Ave
Mesa, AZ 85212
480-497-3452
  • Total: 875
  • Pre-k: 47
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 130
  • 5th grade: 116
  • 6th grade: 138
17 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Burk Elementary School
545 North Burk St
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-3452
  • Total: 511
  • Pre-k: 54
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 73
14 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Canyon Rim Elementary
3045 Canyon Rim
Mesa, AZ 85212
480-497-3452
  • Total: 1,074
  • Pre-k: 53
  • Kindergarten: 124
  • 1st grade: 137
  • 2nd grade: 134
  • 3rd grade: 166
  • 4th grade: 141
  • 5th grade: 164
  • 6th grade: 155
17 to 1 63 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Carol Rae Ranch Elementary
3777 East Houston Ave
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-3452
  • Total: 616
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 75
  • 6th grade: 87
15 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Finley Farms Elementary
375 South Columbus Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85296
480-497-3452
  • Total: 921
  • Kindergarten: 136
  • 1st grade: 127
  • 2nd grade: 125
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 129
  • 5th grade: 146
  • 6th grade: 137
19 to 1 50 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Gilbert Elementary School
175 West Elliott
Gilbert, AZ 85233
480-497-3452
  • Total: 786
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 106
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 131
  • 6th grade: 130
14 to 1 56 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Gps Jr. High Learning Center
7007 East Guadalupe Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85212
480-497-3452
  • Total: 38
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 37
not available not available 5th Grade 8th Grade
Gps Traditional Academy
321 West Juniper Ave
Gilbert, AZ 85233
480-497-3452
  • Total: 711
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 114
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 97
  • 6th grade: 76
19 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Greenfield Elementary School
2550 East Elliot Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-3452
  • Total: 610
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 104
16 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Harris Elementary School
1820 South Harris Dr
Mesa, AZ 85204
480-497-3452
  • Total: 563
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 78
  • 6th grade: 71
12 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Highland Park Elementary
230 North Cole Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-832-3034
  • Total: 843
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 141
  • 1st grade: 125
  • 2nd grade: 132
  • 3rd grade: 112
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 102
  • 6th grade: 103
17 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Houston Elementary School
500 East Houston Ave
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-3452
  • Total: 547
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 71
  • 6th grade: 73
12 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Islands Elementary School
245 South Mcqueen Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85233
480-497-3452
  • Total: 631
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 94
  • 6th grade: 108
16 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Meridian
3900 South Mountain Rd
Mesa, AZ 85212
480-497-3452
  • Total: 904
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 111
  • 1st grade: 126
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 133
  • 4th grade: 126
  • 5th grade: 121
  • 6th grade: 133
18 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Mesquite Elementary School
9455 East Rita Rd
Tucson, AZ 85747
520-762-2040
  • Total: 607
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 120
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 145
  • 6th grade: 105
18 to 1 35 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Oak Tree Elementary
505 West Houston
Gilbert, AZ 85233
480-497-3452
  • Total: 714
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 98
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 99
  • 6th grade: 107
16 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Patterson Elementary School
1211 East Guadalupe Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-3452
  • Total: 576
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 80
  • 6th grade: 106
16 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Pioneer Elementary School
1535 North Greenfield Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-3452
  • Total: 588
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 62
  • 6th grade: 72
  • 7th grade: 80
  • 8th grade: 84
16 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Playa Del Rey Elementary School
550 North Horne St
Gilbert, AZ 85233
480-497-3452
  • Total: 644
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 106
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 96
16 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Quartz Hill Elementary
3680 South Quartz St
Gilbert, AZ 85297
480-855-5732
  • Total: 670
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 102
  • 5th grade: 112
  • 6th grade: 95
18 to 1 38 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Settlers Point Elementary
423 East Settlers Point Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85296
480-497-3452
  • Total: 863
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 121
  • 3rd grade: 131
  • 4th grade: 122
  • 5th grade: 150
  • 6th grade: 136
17 to 1 50 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Sonoma Ranch Elementary School
601 North Key Biscayne
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-3452
  • Total: 675
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 87
17 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Spectrum Elementary
2846 South Spectrum Way
Gilbert, AZ 85296
480-497-3452
  • Total: 721
  • Pre-k: 55
  • Kindergarten: 147
  • 1st grade: 113
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 78
  • 6th grade: 76
15 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Superstition Springs Elementary
7125 East Monterey Ave
Mesa, AZ 85009
480-641-6413
  • Total: 796
  • Kindergarten: 104
  • 1st grade: 126
  • 2nd grade: 121
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 102
  • 5th grade: 134
  • 6th grade: 109
18 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Towne Meadows Elementary School
1101 North Recker Rd
Higley, AZ 85236
480-497-3452
  • Total: 858
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 111
  • 1st grade: 111
  • 2nd grade: 117
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 116
  • 5th grade: 120
  • 6th grade: 146
19 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Val Vista Lakes Elementary School
1030 North Blue Grotto
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-3452
  • Total: 593
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 100
  • 6th grade: 84
16 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Gilbert Unified District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Desert Ridge Jr. High
10211 East Madero Ave
Mesa, AZ 85212
480-497-3452
  • Total: 1,238
  • 7th grade: 639
  • 8th grade: 599
20 to 1 63 7th Grade 8th Grade
Gilbert Classical Academy Jr.
55 North Greenfield Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-4024
  • Total: 140
  • 7th grade: 77
  • 8th grade: 63
not available not available 7th Grade 8th Grade
Gilbert Junior High School
1016 North Burk
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-3452
  • Total: 759
  • 7th grade: 400
  • 8th grade: 359
16 to 1 47 7th Grade 8th Grade
Gps Jr. High Learning Center
7007 East Guadalupe Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85212
480-497-3452
  • Total: 38
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 37
not available not available 5th Grade 8th Grade
Greenfield Junior High School
101 South Greenfield Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
480-497-3452
  • Total: 944
  • 7th grade: 468
  • 8th grade: 476
19 to 1 50 7th Grade 8th Grade
Highland Jr High School
6915 East Guadalupe Rd
Mesa, AZ 85212
480-497-3452
  • Total: 1,313
  • 7th grade: 661
  • 8th grade: 652
20 to 1 67 7th Grade 8th Grade
Mesquite Elementary School
9455 East Rita Rd
Tucson, AZ 85747
520-762-2040
  • Total: 607
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 120
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 145
  • 6th grade: 105
18 to 1 35 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Mesquite Jr High School
130 West Mesquite St
Gilbert, AZ 85233
480-497-3452
  • Total: 902
  • 7th grade: 442
  • 8th grade: 460
17 to 1 53 7th Grade 8th Grade
Pioneer Elementary School
1535 North Greenfield Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-3452
  • Total: 588
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 62
  • 6th grade: 72
  • 7th grade: 80
  • 8th grade: 84
16 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
South Valley Jr. High
2034 South Lindsay Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
480-497-3452
  • Total: 1,142
  • 7th grade: 578
  • 8th grade: 564
20 to 1 57 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Gilbert Unified District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Desert Ridge High
10045 East Madero Ave
Mesa, AZ 85212
480-497-3452
  • Total: 2,386
  • 9th grade: 640
  • 10th grade: 670
  • 11th grade: 586
  • 12th grade: 490
17 to 1 137 9th Grade 12th Grade
Gilbert Classical Academy High School
55 North Greenfield Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-4024
  • Total: 92
  • 9th grade: 48
  • 10th grade: 44
6 to 1 15 9th Grade 12th Grade
Gilbert High School
1101 East Elliot Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
480-497-3452
  • Total: 3,110
  • 9th grade: 830
  • 10th grade: 777
  • 11th grade: 752
  • 12th grade: 751
18 to 1 173 9th Grade 12th Grade
Highland High School
4301 East Guadalupe Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
480-497-3452
  • Total: 3,006
  • 9th grade: 777
  • 10th grade: 775
  • 11th grade: 749
  • 12th grade: 705
19 to 1 157 9th Grade 12th Grade
Mesquite High School
500 South Mcqueen Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85233
480-497-3452
  • Total: 3,217
  • 9th grade: 820
  • 10th grade: 800
  • 11th grade: 821
  • 12th grade: 776
18 to 1 180 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Gilbert Unified District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Gilbert Learning Center
140 South Gilberoute Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
480-497-3452
  • Total: 248
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 37
  • 11th grade: 87
  • 12th grade: 103
17 to 1 15 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $23,688
  • Median family income: $66,540
  • Median male income: $41,340
  • Median female income: $23,817
  • Median income of a renter: $40,176
  • Median income of a home owner: $67,674
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,880 4,130 8,225 13,510 7,230

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