Average Teacher Salary in Colorado

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Financial Data for Colorado

State Spending on Teachers

  • Salary expenditure on all teachers (including home schoolers, special education, non-certified teachers): $2,815,247,254
  • Benefits expenditures for teachers: $933,354,668
  • Instructional expenditures for teaching supplies: $281,898,270
  • Total current instructional expenditures per student (teacher salary and curriculum): $5,558
  • Total current expenditures per student: $10,700

Revenue Per Student From Various Sources

  • State revenue per student: $4,269
  • Federal revenue per student: $698

State Sources of Revenue for Schools

  • Revenue by state property tax: $3,193,044,007
  • Revenue by local government property tax: $-1
  • Federal grants direct to local districts: $56,198,075
  • Federal grants through state: $491,351,519

Colorado School Districts

School District Full Time Teachers Student to Teacher Ratio Contact Information
Academy School District No. 20 1,336 16 to 1
1110 Chapel Hills Dr
Colorado Springs, CO 80920
719-234-1200
Adams 12 Five Star Schools 2,048 20 to 1
1500 East 128th Ave
Thornton, CO 80241
720-972-4000
Agate School District No. 300 10 5 to 1
41032 2nd Ave
Agate, CO 80101
719-764-2741
Aguilar Reorganized School District No. 6 16 9 to 1
420 North Balsam
Aguilar, CO 81020
719-941-4188
Akron School District No. R-1 30 13 to 1
600 Elm Ave
Akron, CO 80720
970-345-2268
Alamosa School District No. Re-11j 132 16 to 1
209 Victoria Ave
Alamosa, CO 81101
719-587-1600
Archuleta County School District No. 50 Jt 101 15 to 1
800 B South 8th St
Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
970-264-2228
Arickaree School District No. R-2 15 9 to 1
12155 County Rd Nn
Anton, CO 80801
970-383-2202
Arriba-flagler Consolidated School District No. 20 18 10 to 1
421 Julian St
Flagler, CO 80815
719-765-4684
Aspen School District No. 1 137 12 to 1
0235 High School Rd
Aspen, CO 81611
970-925-3760
Aurora Joint District No. 28 1,864 19 to 1
15701 East 1st Ave Suite 206
Aurora, CO 80011
303-365-7800
Bayfield School District No. 10jt-r 86 16 to 1
24 Clover Dr
Bayfield, CO 81122
970-884-2496
Bennett School District No. 29j 67 17 to 1
615 7th St
Bennett, CO 80102
303-644-3234
Bethune School District No. R- 5 15 9 to 1
145 West 3rd Ave
Bethune, CO 80805
719-346-7513
Big Sandy School District No. 100j 29 10 to 1
619 Pueblo St
Simla, CO 80835
719-541-2292
Boulder Valley School District No. Re2 1,744 17 to 1
6500 Arapahoe Ave
Boulder, CO 80303
303-447-1010
Branson Reorganized School District No. 82 30 17 to 1
101 Saddlerock Dr
Branson, CO 81027
719-946-5531
Brighton School District No. 27j 744 19 to 1
18551 East 160th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
303-655-2900
Buena Vista School District No. R-31 71 14 to 1
113 North Couroute St
Buena Vista, CO 81211
719-395-7000
Burlington Public School District No. Re-6j 55 15 to 1
1457 Martin Ave
Burlington, CO 80807
719-346-8737
Byers School District No. 32j 34 16 to 1
444 East Front St
Byers, CO 80103
303-822-5292
Calhan School District No. Rj-1 44 14 to 1
780 8th St
Calhan, CO 80808
719-347-2541
Campo School District No. Re-6 10 6 to 1
480 Maplacee St
Campo, CO 81029
719-787-2226
Centennial Boces not available not available
830 Lincoln St
Longmont, CO 80501
303-772-4420
Centennial School District No. R-1 25 9 to 1
909 North Main St
San Luis, CO 81152
719-672-3322
Center Consolidated School District No. 26 41 14 to 1
500 South Brdway
Center, CO 81125
719-754-3442
Charter School Institute not available not available
1580 Logan St Ste. 760
Denver, CO 80203
303-662-1220
Cheraw School District No. 31 20 11 to 1
110 Lakeview Ave
Cheraw, CO 81030
719-853-6655
Cherry Creek School District No. 5 2,950 17 to 1
4700 South Yosemite St
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
303-773-1184
Cheyenne County School District No. Re-5 22 9 to 1
395 North 5th West
Cheyenne Wells, CO 80810
719-767-5866
Cheyenne Mountain School District No. 12 291 16 to 1
1775 Laclede St
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
719-475-6100
Chool District No. Re-10 17 9 to 1
515 Leslie St
Briggsdale, CO 80611
970-656-3417
Clear Creek School District No. Re-1 64 16 to 1
320 Hwy 103
Idaho Springs, CO 80452
303-567-3850
Colorado Springs School District No. 11 1,836 16 to 1
1115 North El Paso St
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
719-520-2000
Creede Consolidated School District No. 1 18 6 to 1
308 Lagarita Ave
Creede, CO 81130
719-658-2220
Cripple Creek-victor School District No. Re-1 39 12 to 1
410 North B St
Cripple Creek, CO 80813
719-689-2685
Crowley County School District No. Re-1-j 35 14 to 1
117 West Third
Ordway, CO 81063
719-267-3117
Custer County School District Consolidate 1 39 13 to 1
709 Main St
Westcliffe, CO 81252
719-783-2357
De Beque Joint District No. 49 23 7 to 1
730 Minter Ave
De Beque, CO 81630
970-283-5418
Deer Trail School District No. 26j 21 8 to 1
350 Second Ave
Deer Trail, CO 80105
303-769-4421
Del Norte Consolidated School District No. C-7 50 11 to 1
770 11th St
Del Norte, CO 81132
719-657-4040
Delta County Joint District No. 50 294 19 to 1
7655 2075 Rd
Delta, CO 81416
970-874-4438
Denver 1 not available not available
1700 South Holly St
Denver, CO 80222
303-759-2076
Dolores County School District Re-2j 26 11 to 1
425 North Main St
Dove Creek, CO 81324
970-677-2522
Dolores School District No. Re-4a 50 15 to 1
17631 Hwy 145
Dolores, CO 81323
970-882-7255
Douglas County School District No. Re 1 3,133 19 to 1
620 Wilcox St
Castle Rock, CO 80104
303-387-0100
Durango School District No. 9-r 328 15 to 1
201 East 12th St
Durango, CO 81301
970-247-5411
Eagle County School District No. Re 50 450 13 to 1
948 Chambers Ave
Eagle, CO 81631
970-328-6321
East Grand School District No. 2 113 13 to 1
299 County Rd 611
Granby, CO 80446
970-887-2581
East Otero School District No. R1 90 15 to 1
1802 Colorado Ave Ste 200
La Junta, CO 81050
719-384-6900
Edison Joint District No. 54 12 17 to 1
14550 Edison Rd
Yoder, CO 80864
719-478-2125
Elbert School District No. 200 22 13 to 1
24489 Main St
Elbert, CO 80106
303-648-3030
Ellicott School District No. 22 65 13 to 1
395 South Ellicott Hwy
Ellicott, CO 80808
719-683-2700
Englewood School District No. 1 197 17 to 1
4101 South Bannock St
Englewood, CO 80110
303-761-7050
Falcon School District No. 49 804 17 to 1
10850 East Woodmen Rd
Falcon, CO 80831
719-495-3601
Fountain School District No. 8 405 17 to 1
10665 Jimmy Camp Rd
Fountain, CO 80817
719-382-1300
Fowler School District No. R4j 34 12 to 1
600 West Eugene
Fowler, CO 81039
719-263-4224
Fremont Re-1 245 16 to 1
101 North 14th St
Canon City, CO 81212
719-276-5700
Fremont Re-2 113 15 to 1
403 West 5th St
Florence, CO 81226
719-784-6312
Fremont Re-3 23 10 to 1
0345 County Rd 12
Cotopaxi, CO 81223
719-942-4131
Garfield School District No. Re-2 281 17 to 1
839 Whiteriver Ave
Rifle, CO 81650
970-665-7600
Genoa-hugo School District No. C-113 18 10 to 1
220 West 7th St
Hugo, CO 80821
719-743-2428
Gilpin County School District No. Re-1 31 12 to 1
10595 Hwy 119
Black Hawk, CO 80403
303-582-3444
Granada School District No. Re-1 25 10 to 1
201 South Hoisington Ave
Granada, CO 81041
719-734-5492
Grand Valley School District No. 16 85 17 to 1
251 North Parachute Ave
Parachute, CO 81635
970-285-5701
Greeleyschool District No. 6 1,058 18 to 1
1025 9th Ave
Greeley, CO 80631
970-348-6000
Gunnison Watershed School District Re1j 136 14 to 1
800 North Blvd
Gunnison, CO 81230
970-641-7770
Hanover School District No. 28 27 10 to 1
17050 South Peyton Hwy
Colorado Springs, CO 80928
719-683-2247
Harrison School District No. 2 780 14 to 1
1060 Harrison Rd
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
719-579-2000
Haxtun School District No. Re-2j 23 13 to 1
201 West Powell St
Haxtun, CO 80731
970-774-6111
Hayden School District No. Re 1 36 13 to 1
495 West Jefferson Ave
Hayden, CO 81639
970-276-3864
Hi-plains R-23 15 9 to 1
1475 2nd Ave
Vona, CO 80861
970-664-2636
Hinsdale County School District No. Re-1 10 10 to 1
614 North Silver St
Lake City, CO 81235
970-944-2314
Hoehne Reorganized School District No. 3 24 14 to 1
19851 County Rd 75.1
Hoehne, CO 81046
719-846-4457
Holly School District No. Re-3 26 12 to 1
206 North Third St
Holly, CO 81047
719-537-6616
Holyoke School District No. Re-1j 49 13 to 1
435 South Morlan
Holyoke, CO 80734
970-854-3634
Huerfano School District Re-1 50 14 to 1
201 East Fifth St
Walsenburg, CO 81089
719-738-1520
Idalia Rj-3 School District 18 9 to 1
26845 County Rd 9.2
Idalia, CO 80735
970-354-7298
Ignacio School District No. 11jt 66 12 to 1
315 Ignacio St
Ignacio, CO 81137
970-563-0500
Jefferson County School District No. R-1 4,959 17 to 1
1829 Denver West Dr Bldg 27
Golden, CO 80401
303-982-6500
Julesburg School District No. Re1 20 40 to 1
102 West 6th St
Julesburg, CO 80737
970-474-3365
Karval School District No. Re 23 18 15 to 1
16232 County Rd 29
Karval, CO 80823
719-446-5311
Kim Reorganized School District No. 88 10 6 to 1
425 State St
Kim, CO 81049
719-643-5295
Kiowa County School District No. Re-1 21 10 to 1
210 West 10th
Eads, CO 81036
719-438-2218
Kiowa County School District No. Re-2 10 8 to 1
13997 County Rd 71
Sheridan Lake, CO 81071
719-729-3331
Kit Carson School District No. R-1 16 6 to 1
102 West 5th Ave
Kit Carson, CO 80825
719-962-3219
La Veta School District Re-2 25 10 to 1
126 East Garland
La Veta, CO 81055
719-742-3562
Lake County School District No. R-1 78 16 to 1
107 Spruce St
Leadville, CO 80461
719-486-6800
Lamar School District No. Re-2 118 14 to 1
210 West Pearl
Lamar, CO 81052
719-336-3251
Las Animas School District No. Re-1 42 14 to 1
1021 2nd St
Las Animas, CO 81054
719-456-0161
Lewis-palmer Consolidated School District No. 38 330 18 to 1
146 Jefferson St
Monument, CO 80132
719-488-4700
Liberty J-4 School District 15 6 to 1
9332 Hwy 36
Joes, CO 80822
970-358-4288
Limon School District No. Re 4j 38 13 to 1
874 F Ave
Limon, CO 80828
719-775-2350
Littleton School District No. 6 917 17 to 1
5776 South Crocker St
Littleton, CO 80120
303-347-3300
Lone Star School District No. 101 16 7 to 1
44940 County Rd 54
Otis, CO 80743
970-848-2778
Mancos School District Re-6 30 12 to 1
395 West Grand Ave
Mancos, CO 81328
970-533-7748
Manitou Springs School District No. 14 95 15 to 1
405 El Monte Placeace
Manitou Springs, CO 80829
719-685-2024
Manzanola Joint District No. 3j 23 7 to 1
301 South Catalpa
Manzanola, CO 81058
719-462-5527
Mapleton School District No. 1 300 19 to 1
591 East 80th Ave
Denver, CO 80229
303-853-1000
Mcclave School District No. Re-2 23 12 to 1
308 Lincoln St
Mcclave, CO 81057
719-829-4517
Meeker School District Re1 43 17 to 1
555 Garfield
Meeker, CO 81641
970-878-9040
Mesa County Valley School District No. 51 1,270 18 to 1
2115 Grand Ave
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-254-5100
Miami-yoder Joint District No. 60 22 16 to 1
420 South Rush Rd
Rush, CO 80833
719-478-2186
Moffat County School District Re: No. 1 140 17 to 1
775 Yampa Ave
Craig, CO 81625
970-824-3268
Moffat School District No. 2 24 9 to 1
501 Garfield Ave
Moffat, CO 81143
719-256-4710
Monte Vista School District No. C-8 83 14 to 1
345 East Prospect
Monte Vista, CO 81144
719-852-5996
Montezuma-cortez School District No. Re-1 198 16 to 1
121 East First St
Cortez, CO 81321
970-565-7282
Montrose County School District Re-1j 391 17 to 1
126 South 5th St
Montrose, CO 81401
970-249-7726
Mountain Boces not available not available
1713 Mt Lincoln Dr West
Leadville, CO 80461
719-486-2603
Mountain Valley School District No. Re 1 18 7 to 1
403 Pitkin Ave
Saguache, CO 81149
719-655-0268
North Conejos School District No. Re1j 77 14 to 1
17890 Us Hwy 285
La Jara, CO 81140
719-274-5174
North Park School District R-1 23 10 to 1
910 4th St
Walden, CO 80480
970-723-3300
Northwest Colo Boces 5 2 to 1
325 7th St
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
970-879-0391
Norwood School District No. R-2j 24 12 to 1
1225 West Summit Ave
Norwood, CO 81423
970-327-4336
Otis School District No. R-3 20 10 to 1
518 Dungan St
Otis, CO 80743
970-246-3413
Ouray School District No. R-1 26 10 to 1
400 7th Ave
Ouray, CO 81427
970-325-4505
Park County School District No. Re-2 48 12 to 1
640 Hathaway
Fairplay, CO 80440
719-836-3114
Park School District R-3 85 14 to 1
1605 Brodie Ave
Estes Park, CO 80517
970-586-2361
Peyton School District No. 23 45 15 to 1
13990 Bradshaw Rd
Peyton, CO 80831
719-749-2330
Plateau Valley School District No. 50 36 14 to 1
56600 Hwy 330
Collbran, CO 81624
970-487-3547
Platte Canyon School District No. 1 78 17 to 1
57393 Us Hwy 285
Bailey, CO 80421
303-838-7666
Platte Valley School District No. Re3 16 7 to 1
300 Morgan
Ovid, CO 80744
970-463-5414
Poudre School District R-1 1,531 17 to 1
2407 La Porte Ave
Fort Collins, CO 80521
970-482-7420
Primero Reorganized School District No. 2 23 9 to 1
20200 State Hwy 12
Weston, CO 81091
719-868-2715
Pritchett School District No. Re-3 13 6 to 1
533 Irving St
Pritchett, CO 81064
719-523-4045
Pueblo County School District 70 489 18 to 1
24951 East Hwy 50
Pueblo, CO 81006
719-542-0220
Pueblo School District No. 60 1,119 17 to 1
315 West 11th St
Pueblo, CO 81003
719-549-7100
Rangely School District Re4 32 16 to 1
550 River Rd
Rangely, CO 81648
970-675-2207
Ridgway School District No. R-2 38 10 to 1
1115 West Clinton St
Ridgway, CO 81432
970-626-4320
Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1 379 14 to 1
1405 Grand Ave
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
970-384-6000
Rocky Ford School District No. R2 64 14 to 1
601 South 8 St
Rocky Ford, CO 81067
719-254-7423
Salida School District No. R-32 80 13 to 1
310 East 9th St
Salida, CO 81201
719-530-5200
Sanford School District No. 6 24 14 to 1
755 Second St
Sanford, CO 81151
719-274-5167
Sangre De Cristo School District No. Re-22j 28 11 to 1
5401 Terry St
Mosca, CO 81146
719-378-2321
Sargent School District No. Re-33j 33 14 to 1
7090 North Rd 2 East
Monte Vista, CO 81144
719-852-4023
School District N. 14 401 18 to 1
5291 East 60th Ave
Commerce City, CO 80022
303-289-3950
School District No. 1 4,356 17 to 1
900 Grant St
Denver, CO 80203
720-423-3200
School District No. 3 525 16 to 1
1820 Main St
Colorado Springs, CO 80911
719-391-3000
School District No. C-1 174 16 to 1
634 South Elberoute St
Elizabeth, CO 80107
303-646-4441
School District No. C-2 33 11 to 1
525 Comanche St
Kiowa, CO 80117
303-621-2220
School District No. R-4 20 10 to 1
219 Illinois Ave
Stratton, CO 80836
719-348-5369
School District No. Re-1 155 16 to 1
301 Hagen St
Sterling, CO 80751
970-522-0792
School District No. Re-11 17 9 to 1
42315 Wcr 133
New Raymer, CO 80742
970-437-5351
School District No. Re-12 17 6 to 1
19 Chatoga
Grover, CO 80729
970-895-2222
School District No. Re-2 108 14 to 1
527 Industrial Park Rd
Brush, CO 80723
970-842-5176
School District No. Re-20 18 12 to 1
911 North Ave
Weldona, CO 80653
970-645-2411
School District No. Re-3 20 10 to 1
506 North Fremont Ave
Fleming, CO 80728
970-265-2111
School District No. Re-3 Fort Morgan 214 15 to 1
715 West Placeatte Ave
Fort Morgan, CO 80701
970-867-5633
School District No. Re-4 25 12 to 1
315 Lee St
Merino, CO 80741
970-522-7424
School District No. Re-5 19 9 to 1
311 Coleman Ave
Peetz, CO 80747
970-334-2435
School District No. Re-50 38 15 to 1
320 Chapman St
Wiggins, CO 80654
970-483-7762
Sheridan School District No. 2 95 17 to 1
4000 South Lowell Blvd
Sheridan, CO 80236
720-833-6991
Sierra Grande School District No. R-30 23 10 to 1
17523 Hwy 160
Blanca, CO 81123
719-379-3259
Silverton School District No. 1 8 9 to 1
1160 Snowden St
Silverton, CO 81433
970-387-5543
South Conejos School District No. Re10 27 10 to 1
620 Pine St
Antonito, CO 81120
719-376-5512
South Routt School District No. Re 3 34 13 to 1
305 South Grant St
Oak Creek, CO 80467
970-736-2313
Springfield School District No. Re-4 28 11 to 1
389 Tipton St
Springfield, CO 81073
719-523-6654
St. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j 1,359 19 to 1
395 South Pratt Parkway
Longmont, CO 80501
303-776-6200
Steamboat Springs School District No. Re 2 151 14 to 1
325 7th St
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
970-871-3199
Strasburg School District 31j 60 17 to 1
56729 East Colorado Ave
Strasburg, CO 80136
303-622-9211
Summit School District No. Re 1 205 15 to 1
0150 School Rd
Frisco, CO 80443
970-668-3011
Swink School District No. 33 30 12 to 1
610 Columbia Ave
Swink, CO 81077
719-384-8103
Telluride School District No. R-1 63 11 to 1
725 West Colorado Ave
Telluride, CO 81435
970-728-6617
Thompson School District R-2j 898 17 to 1
800 South Taft Ave
Loveland, CO 80537
970-613-5000
Trinidad School District 1 89 17 to 1
215 South Maplacee St
Trinidad, CO 81082
719-846-3324
Vilas School District Re-5 33 15 to 1
202 Collingwood
Vilas, CO 81087
719-523-6738
Walsh School District No. Re-1 19 8 to 1
301 West Poplacear
Walsh, CO 81090
719-324-5632
Weld County Reorganized School District No. Re-1 147 12 to 1
14827 W.c.r. 42
Gilcrest, CO 80623
970-737-2403
Weld County Reorganized School District No. Re-3 152 14 to 1
99 West Brdway
Keenesburg, CO 80643
303-536-2000
Weld County Reorganized School District No. Re-4 253 16 to 1
1020 Main St
Windsor, CO 80550
970-686-8000
Weld County Reorganized School District No. Re-8 146 17 to 1
301 Reynolds St
Fort Lupton, CO 80621
303-857-3200
Weld County School District No. Re-2 109 16 to 1
200 Park Ave
Eaton, CO 80615
970-454-3402
Weld County School District No. Re-5j 174 18 to 1
110 So Centennial Dr Suite 1
Milliken, CO 80543
970-587-6050
Weld County School District No. Re-7 81 14 to 1
501 Clark St
Kersey, CO 80644
970-336-8500
Weld County School District No. Re-9 59 14 to 1
210 West 1st St
Ault, CO 80610
970-834-1345
West End School District No. Re-2 28 13 to 1
340 Adams St
Naturita, CO 81422
970-865-2290
West Grand School District No. 1 36 13 to 1
715 Kinsey Ave
Kremmling, CO 80459
970-724-3217
Westminster School District No. 50 535 18 to 1
4476 West 68th Ave
Westminster, CO 80030
303-428-3511
Wiley School District No. Re-13 Jt 27 10 to 1
510 Ward St
Wiley, CO 81092
719-829-4806
Woodland Park School District No. Re-2 191 15 to 1
211 North Baldwin St
Woodland Park, CO 80866
719-686-2000
Woodlin School District No. R-104 13 7 to 1
15400 Co Rd L
Woodrow, CO 80757
970-386-2223
Wray Rd-2 School District 49 14 to 1
30222 County Rd 35
Wray, CO 80758
970-332-5764
Yuma 1 School District 65 13 to 1
418 South Main St
Yuma, CO 80759
970-848-5831