Average Teacher Salary in Benton School District

The average teacher salary in Benton School District is $41,608.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,870 $14,350 $15,310 $17,950 $23,290 $43,480
Kindergarten $45,270 $32,900 $37,400 $44,350 $53,240 $61,490
Elementary $45,320 $32,360 $37,500 $44,710 $53,680 $61,980
Middle school $45,890 $32,570 $37,650 $45,080 $53,960 $62,190
High school $48,690 $33,730 $39,710 $48,610 $58,340 $65,590

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General Facts

  • Staff: 544
  • Full time teachers: 310
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 32
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 128
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 26
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 125
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,625

Financial Statistics for Benton School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $11,668,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $22,627,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,393,000
  • Total revenue: $36,688,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $19,871,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $20,433,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,732,000
  • Expenditures per student: $94,000
  • Total expenditures: $41,199,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,820,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,311,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $753,000

Information on Schools within Benton School District

Elementary Schools within the Benton School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Angie Grant Elementary School
1124 Hoover St
Benton, AR 72015
501-778-3300
  • Total: 518
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 85
14 to 1 36 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Caldwell Elementary School
1800 West Sevier St
Benton, AR 72019
501-778-4444
  • Total: 505
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 88
15 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Perrin Elementary School
1201 Smithers Dr
Benton, AR 72015
501-778-7411
  • Total: 641
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 109
  • 3rd grade: 113
  • 4th grade: 113
  • 5th grade: 95
17 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Ringgold Elementary School
536 River St
Benton, AR 72015
501-778-3500
  • Total: 548
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 83
16 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Benton School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Benton Junior High School
411 Border St
Benton, AR 72015
501-778-7698
  • Total: 730
  • 8th grade: 372
  • 9th grade: 358
13 to 1 56 8th Grade 9th Grade
Benton Middle School
204 North Cox
Benton, AR 72015
501-776-5740
  • Total: 721
  • 6th grade: 374
  • 7th grade: 347
15 to 1 48 6th Grade 7th Grade

High Schools within the Benton School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Benton High School
211 Border St
Benton, AR 72015
501-778-3288
  • Total: 962
  • 10th grade: 362
  • 11th grade: 303
  • 12th grade: 297
13 to 1 74 10th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,674
  • Median family income: $50,777
  • Median male income: $29,872
  • Median female income: $18,058
  • Median income of a renter: $25,575
  • Median income of a home owner: $49,893
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,275 1,385 2,000 2,020 830