Average Teacher Salary in West Memphis School District

The average teacher salary in West Memphis School District is $43,102.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,170 $14,380 $15,360 $18,790 $24,700 $37,640
Kindergarten $49,100 $36,070 $40,640 $48,320 $57,080 $66,690
Elementary $49,090 $36,380 $41,610 $48,940 $56,830 $63,910
Middle school $47,180 $35,370 $39,810 $46,020 $54,550 $62,070
High school $47,970 $34,430 $40,310 $47,440 $56,810 $64,740

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General Facts

  • Staff: 761
  • Full time teachers: 420
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 65
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 162
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 49
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 168
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,996

Financial Statistics for West Memphis School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,247,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $35,636,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $11,772,000
  • Total revenue: $56,655,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $29,282,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $29,998,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,367,000
  • Expenditures per student: $316,000
  • Total expenditures: $56,257,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,581,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,114,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $943,000

Information on Schools within West Memphis School District

Elementary Schools within the West Memphis School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bragg Elementary School
309 West Barton
West Memphis, AR 72301
870-735-4196
  • Total: 384
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 55
  • 6th grade: 41
13 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Faulk Elementary School
908 Vanderbilt
West Memphis, AR 72301
870-735-5252
  • Total: 497
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 73
  • 6th grade: 62
15 to 1 34 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Jackson Elementary School
2395 South L Henry St
West Memphis, AR 72301
870-735-7303
  • Total: 492
  • Pre-k: 37
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 62
14 to 1 35 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Maddux Elementary School
2100 East Barton
West Memphis, AR 72301
870-735-4242
  • Total: 549
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 75
  • 6th grade: 77
16 to 1 34 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Richland Elementary School
1011 West Barton
West Memphis, AR 72301
870-735-6443
  • Total: 540
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 79
  • 6th grade: 63
16 to 1 33 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Weaver Elementary School
1280 East Barton
West Memphis, AR 72301
870-735-7670
  • Total: 363
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 53
13 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Wedlock Elementary School
200 B J Taylor St
Edmondson, AR 72332
870-735-5113
  • Total: 115
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 10
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 19
  • 5th grade: 12
  • 6th grade: 19
8 to 1 15 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Wonder Elementary School
801 South 16 St
West Memphis, AR 72301
870-735-4219
  • Total: 533
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 58
  • 6th grade: 68
14 to 1 37 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the West Memphis School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Junior High School
1151 Goodwin
West Memphis, AR 72301
870-735-2081
  • Total: 403
  • 7th grade: 132
  • 8th grade: 123
  • 9th grade: 148
13 to 1 32 7th Grade 9th Grade
West Junior High School
331 West Barton
West Memphis, AR 72301
870-735-3161
  • Total: 455
  • 7th grade: 153
  • 8th grade: 146
  • 9th grade: 156
13 to 1 35 7th Grade 9th Grade
Wonder Junior High School
1405 Madison
West Memphis, AR 72301
870-735-8522
  • Total: 504
  • 7th grade: 177
  • 8th grade: 158
  • 9th grade: 169
13 to 1 39 7th Grade 9th Grade

High Schools within the West Memphis School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
West Memphis High School
501 West Brdway
West Memphis, AR 72301
870-735-3660
  • Total: 1,161
  • 10th grade: 488
  • 11th grade: 368
  • 12th grade: 305
15 to 1 76 10th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,670
  • Median family income: $32,009
  • Median male income: $24,735
  • Median female income: $16,181
  • Median income of a renter: $16,379
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,312
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,840 1,230 1,260 1,155 490