Average Teacher Salary in Idaho

During the years of 2007 to 2009, the average teacher salary in Idaho rose by an overall 9.52 percent. This included a fall of 0.46 percent between 2008 and 2009 and an increase in the teacher salary in Idaho of 10.03 percent between 2007 and 2008.

In 2007, Idaho teacher salaries started out at $41,090, putting the state at the rank of 39th in the nation. The following year, teaching salaries in Idaho reached $45,210, giving Idaho a national ranking of 31st. In 2009, the average teacher salary in Idaho was $45,003.33, bringing teacher salaries in Idaho to 37th in the nation, as summarized in the Idaho teacher salary schedule below.

Overall, Idaho teacher salaries have been lower than the national average, which in 2008 was $48,353 and in 2009 was $49,720. However, the overall increase in teaching salaries in Idaho has been larger than the national average of 2.8 percent.

Average Salary Percent Change
Rank 2009 Rank 2008 Rank 2007 2008 to 2009 2007 to 2008 2007 to 2009
Idaho 37 $45,003.33 31 $45,210.00 39 $41,090.00 -0.46% 10.03% 9.52%

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Financial Data for Idaho

State Spending on Teachers

  • Salary expenditure on all teachers (including home schoolers, special education, non-certified teachers): $795,234,967
  • Benefits expenditures for teachers: $256,148,666
  • Instructional expenditures for teaching supplies: $56,441,247
  • Total current instructional expenditures per student (teacher salary and curriculum): $4,919
  • Total current expenditures per student: $8,209

Revenue Per Student From Various Sources

  • State revenue per student: $5,344
  • Federal revenue per student: $785

State Sources of Revenue for Schools

  • Revenue by state property tax: $378,353,123
  • Revenue by local government property tax: $-1
  • Federal grants direct to local districts: $16,530,490
  • Federal grants through state: $192,124,250

Idaho School Districts

School District Full Time Teachers Student to Teacher Ratio Contact Information
Aberdeen School District 53 15 to 1
318 West Washington
Aberdeen, ID 83210
208-397-4113
American Falls Joint School District 90 17 to 1
827 Foroute Hall Ave
American Falls, ID 83211
208-226-5173
Arbon Elementary School District 2 6 to 1
4405 Arbon Valley Hwy
Arbon, ID 83212
208-335-2197
Avery School District 2 9 to 1
370 Old River Rd
Avery, ID 83802
208-245-2479
Basin School District 30 14 to 1
100 Centerville Rd
Idaho City, ID 83631
208-392-4183
Bear Lake County School District 66 17 to 1
39 Fielding St
Paris, ID 83261
208-945-2891
Blackfoot School District 239 19 to 1
270 East Bridge St
Blackfoot, ID 83221
208-785-8800
Blaine County School District 256 13 to 1
118 West Bullion St
Hailey, ID 83333
208-578-5000
Bliss Joint School District 15 11 to 1
East Main St
Bliss, ID 83314
208-352-4447
Boise Independent School District 1,499 17 to 1
8169 West Victory Rd
Boise, ID 83709
208-338-3400
Bonneville Joint School District 472 20 to 1
3497 North Ammon Rd
Idaho Falls, ID 83401
208-525-4400
Boundary County School District 101 16 to 1
6577 Main St Ste 101
Bonners Ferry, ID 83805
208-267-3146
Bruneau-grand View Joint District 30 15 to 1
660 Boise Ave
Grand View, ID 83624
208-834-2253
Buhl Joint District 75 18 to 1
920 Main St
Buhl, ID 83316
208-543-6436
Butte County Joint District 33 14 to 1
246 Sunset Dr
Arco, ID 83213
208-527-8235
Caldwell School District 348 18 to 1
1101 Cleveland Blvd
Caldwell, ID 83605
208-455-3300
Camas County School District 17 10 to 1
610 Soldier Rd
Fairfield, ID 83327
208-764-2625
Cambridge Joint School District 14 11 to 1
40 North 4th St
Cambridge, ID 83610
208-257-3321
Cascade School District 28 12 to 1
209 School St
Cascade, ID 83611
208-382-4227
Cassia County Joint District 282 18 to 1
237 East 19th St
Burley, ID 83318
208-878-6600
Castleford School District 22 13 to 1
500 Main St
Castleford, ID 83321
208-537-6511
Challis Joint District 35 13 to 1
950 Bluff Ave
Challis, ID 83226
208-879-4231
Clark County School District 20 11 to 1
137 West 2nd South
Dubois, ID 83423
208-374-5215
Coeur D'alene District 541 20 to 1
311 North 10th St
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
208-664-8241
Compass Charter School 21 21 to 1
2511 West Cherry Ln
Meridian, ID 83642
208-855-2802
Cottonwood Joint District 32 13 to 1
907 Lewiston St
Cottonwood, ID 83522
208-962-3971
Council School District 20 12 to 1
101 East Bleeker Ave
Council, ID 83612
208-253-4217
Culdesac Joint District 14 9 to 1
600 Culdesac Ave
Culdesac, ID 83524
208-843-5413
Dietrich School District 16 14 to 1
406 North Park St
Dietrich, ID 83324
208-544-2158
Emmett Independent District 147 18 to 1
601 East Third St
Emmett, ID 83617
208-365-6301
Falcon Ridge Charter School 12 23 to 1
278 South Ten Mile
Kuna, ID 83634
208-922-9228
Filer School District 80 17 to 1
700 B Stevens Ave
Filer, ID 83328
208-326-5981
Firth School District 44 17 to 1
319 Lincoln St
Firth, ID 83236
208-346-6815
Fremont County Joint District 140 18 to 1
147 North 2nd West St
Saint Anthony, ID 83445
208-624-7542
Fruitland School District 95 19 to 1
303 SW 3rd St
Fruitland, ID 83619
208-452-3595
Garden City Community Charter 7 22 to 1
9165 Chinden Blvd Ste 101
Garden City, ID 83714
208-377-0011
Garden Valley School District 19 13 to 1
1076 Banks Lowman Rd
Garden Valley, ID 83622
208-462-3756
Genesee Joint District 23 13 to 1
330 West Ash St
Genesee, ID 83832
208-285-1161
Glenns Ferry Joint District 37 12 to 1
800 Old Hwy 30
Glenns Ferry, ID 83623
208-366-7436
Gooding Joint District 72 16 to 1
507 Idaho St
Gooding, ID 83330
208-934-4321
Grace Joint District 31 15 to 1
710 South Main
Grace, ID 83241
208-425-3984
Hagerman Joint District 28 15 to 1
324 North 2nd Ave
Hagerman, ID 83332
208-837-4777
Hansen School District 32 13 to 1
550 Main St
Hansen, ID 83334
208-423-6387
Highland Joint District 16 12 to 1
112 Blvd
Craigmont, ID 83523
208-924-5211
Homedale Joint District 81 17 to 1
116 East Owyhee Ave
Homedale, ID 83628
208-337-4611
Horseshoe Bend School District 22 15 to 1
398 School Dr
Horseshoe Bend, ID 83629
208-793-2225
Idaho Falls District 526 20 to 1
690 Johns Adams Parkway
Idaho Falls, ID 83401
208-525-7500
Idaho School For The Deaf And Blind not available not available
1450 Main St
Gooding, ID 83330
208-934-4457
Idaho Virtual Academy 61 40 to 1
1965 South Eagle Rd Suite 190
Boise, ID 83642
208-332-3559
Idaho Virtual High School 15 24 to 1
1993 East 8th North Ste 105
Mountain Home, ID 83647
208-580-2449
Inspire Virtual Charter School 10 51 to 1
6128 West Fairview Ave St 1a
Boise, ID 83704
208-322-4002
Isucceed Virtual High School 6 54 to 1
8950 West Emerald St Ste 150
Boise, ID 83709
208-375-3116
Jefferson County Joint District 236 20 to 1
201 Idaho Ave
Rigby, ID 83442
208-745-6693
Jerome Joint District 189 19 to 1
107 3rd Ave West
Jerome, ID 83338
208-324-2392
Kamiah Joint District 35 16 to 1
1102 Hill St
Kamiah, ID 83536
208-935-2991
Kellogg Joint District 81 17 to 1
800 Bunker Ave
Kellogg, ID 83837
208-784-1348
Kendrick Joint District 21 13 to 1
202 Bear Creek Rd
Kendrick, ID 83537
208-289-4211
Kimberly School District 77 19 to 1
141 Center St West
Kimberly, ID 83341
208-423-4170
Kootenai School District 22 13 to 1
13030 East Ogara Rd
Harrison, ID 83833
208-689-3631
Kuna Joint District 236 20 to 1
1450 Boise St
Kuna, ID 83634
208-922-1000
Lake Pend Oreille District 232 17 to 1
901 North Triangle Dr
Ponderay, ID 83852
208-263-2184
Lakeland School District 243 18 to 1
15506 North Washington St
Rathdrum, ID 83858
208-687-0431
Lapwai School District 40 13 to 1
271 B St
Lapwai, ID 83540
208-843-2622
Lewiston Independent District 289 17 to 1
3317 12th St
Lewiston, ID 83501
208-748-3000
Liberty Charter 17 23 to 1
1063 East Lewis Ln
Nampa, ID 83686
208-466-7952
Mackay Joint District 18 12 to 1
400 East Spruce St
Mackay, ID 83251
208-588-2896
Madison School District 238 20 to 1
290 North 1st East
Rexburg, ID 83440
208-359-3300
Marsh Valley Joint District 74 17 to 1
40 School St
Arimo, ID 83214
208-254-3306
Marsing Joint District 48 18 to 1
209 8th Ave West
Marsing, ID 83639
208-896-4111
Mc Call-donnelly District 75 13 to 1
120 Idaho St
Mccall, ID 83638
208-634-2161
Meadows Valley District 20 12 to 1
300 North Miller Ave
New Meadows, ID 83654
208-347-2411
Melba Joint District 43 17 to 1
520 Brdway Ave
Melba, ID 83641
208-495-1141
Meridian Joint District 1,746 20 to 1
1303 East Central Dr
Meridian, ID 83642
208-855-4500
Middleton School District 154 20 to 1
5 South 3rd Ave West
Middleton, ID 83644
208-585-3027
Midvale School District 17 8 to 1
56 North School Rd
Midvale, ID 83645
208-355-2678
Minidoka County Joint District 244 17 to 1
633 Fremont Ave
Rupert, ID 83350
208-436-4727
Moscow School District 160 16 to 1
650 North Cleveland
Moscow, ID 83843
208-882-1120
Mountain Home District 230 18 to 1
470 North 3rd East
Mountain Home, ID 83647
208-587-2580
Mountain View School District 82 14 to 1
714 Jefferson Ave
Grangeville, ID 83530
208-983-0990
Mullan School District 14 8 to 1
345 Park Ave
Mullan, ID 83846
208-744-1118
Murtaugh Joint District 17 14 to 1
500 West Boyd St
Murtaugh, ID 83344
208-432-5451
Nampa School District 773 20 to 1
619 South Canyon St
Nampa, ID 83686
208-468-4600
New Plymouth District 51 18 to 1
103 SE Ave
New Plymouth, ID 83655
208-278-5740
Nezperce Joint District 17 9 to 1
615 2nd Ave
Nezperce, ID 83543
208-937-2551
North Gem School District 17 11 to 1
360 South Main St
Bancroft, ID 83217
208-648-7848
North Valley Academy 9 19 to 1
1821 South 1800 East
Gooding, ID 83330
208-934-4567
Notus School District 25 14 to 1
20250 Purplacee Sage Rd
Notus, ID 83656
208-459-7442
Oneida County District 54 16 to 1
25 East 50 South Suite A
Malad City, ID 83252
208-766-4701
Orofino Joint District 82 15 to 1
1051 Michigan
Orofino, ID 83544
208-476-5593
Parma District 66 16 to 1
805 East Mc Connell
Parma, ID 83660
208-722-5115
Payette Joint District 93 19 to 1
20 North 12th St
Payette, ID 83661
208-642-9366
Pleasant Valley Elementary School District 1 13 to 1
28026 Juniper Mountain Rd
Jordan Valley, ID 97910
208-583-2420
Plummer-worley Joint District 35 13 to 1
1157 East St
Plummer, ID 83851
208-686-1621
Pocatello District 620 20 to 1
3115 Pole Line Rd
Pocatello, ID 83204
208-232-3563
Post Falls District 277 20 to 1
206 West Mullan Ave
Post Falls, ID 83877
208-773-1658
Potlatch District 34 13 to 1
Hwy 6
Potlatch, ID 83855
208-875-0327
Prairie Elementary District 1 13 to 1
73 Smith Creek Rd
Prairie, ID 83647
208-868-3243
Preston Joint District 125 20 to 1
120 East 2nd South St
Preston, ID 83263
208-852-0283
Richfield District 18 12 to 1
555 North Tiger Dr
Richfield, ID 83349
208-487-2790
Ririe Joint District 43 15 to 1
455 Main St
Ririe, ID 83443
208-538-7482
Rockland District 16 9 to 1
321 East Center St
Rockland, ID 83271
208-548-2221
Rolling Hills Charter School 13 20 to 1
8900 Horseshoe Bend Rd
Boise, ID 83714
208-375-1176
Salmon District 58 17 to 1
907 Sharkey St
Salmon, ID 83467
208-756-4271
Salmon River Joint School District 14 10 to 1
Aces Placeace
Riggins, ID 83549
208-628-3431
Shelley Joint District 106 20 to 1
545 Seminary Ave
Shelley, ID 83274
208-357-3411
Shoshone Joint District 37 16 to 1
61 East Hwy 24
Shoshone, ID 83352
208-886-2338
Snake River District 96 19 to 1
103 South 900 West
Blackfoot, ID 83221
208-684-3001
Soda Springs Joint District 48 18 to 1
250 East 2nd South
Soda Springs, ID 83276
208-547-3371
South Lemhi District 13 8 to 1
111 South Third St
Leadore, ID 83464
208-768-2441
St. Maries Joint District 69 16 to 1
720 Main Ave
Saint Maries, ID 83861
208-245-2579
Sugar-salem Joint District 77 19 to 1
105 West Center St
Sugar City, ID 83448
208-356-8802
Swan Valley Elementary School District 4 20 to 1
3389 Hwy 26
Irwin, ID 83428
208-483-2405
Taylors Crossing Charter School 17 20 to 1
1445 North Wood River Dr
Idaho Falls, ID 83401
208-552-0397
Teton County District 88 18 to 1
210 North Main
Driggs, ID 83422
208-354-2207
The Academy (arc) 11 25 to 1
240 East Maplacee
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-232-1447
Three Creek Jt Elem District 1 4 to 1
49909 Three Creek Rd
Rogerson, ID 83302
208-857-2281
Troy School District 24 14 to 1
102 West 5th St
Troy, ID 83871
208-835-3791
Twin Falls District 427 18 to 1
201 Main Ave West
Twin Falls, ID 83301
208-733-6900
Valley District 41 16 to 1
882 Valley Rd South
Hazelton, ID 83335
208-829-5333
Vallivue School District 368 19 to 1
5207 South Montana Ave
Caldwell, ID 83607
208-454-0445
Victory Charter School 16 24 to 1
1081 East Lewis Ln
Nampa, ID 83686
208-442-9400
Vision Charter School 11 24 to 1
20185 Lolo Ave
Caldwell, ID 83605
208-455-9220
Wallace District 39 15 to 1
405 7th St
Wallace, ID 83873
208-753-4515
Weiser District 88 18 to 1
925 Pioneer Rd
Weiser, ID 83672
208-414-0616
Wendell District 71 15 to 1
150 East Main St
Wendell, ID 83355
208-536-2418
West Bonner County District 91 16 to 1
119 South Main St
Priest River, ID 83856
208-448-4439
West Jefferson District 42 15 to 1
1272 East 1500 North
Terreton, ID 83450
208-663-4542
West Side Joint District 35 17 to 1
626 North West Side Hwy
Dayton, ID 83232
208-747-3502
White Pine Charter School 19 19 to 1
2959 John Adams Parkway
Idaho Falls, ID 83403
208-522-4432
Whitepine Jt School District 52 22 to 1
502 First Ave
Deary, ID 83823
208-877-1408
Wilder District 31 13 to 1
210 A Ave East
Wilder, ID 83676
208-482-6228
Xavier Charter School 14 20 to 1
771 North College Rd
Twin Falls, ID 83303
800-519-8537