Average Teacher Salary in Utah

Utah teacher salaries in 2009 were $42,586, a decrease from the high point in 2008 which was around $45,925. Utah’s annual average salaries for teachers in 2009 is below the national average in 2009, which was $49,720. From 2007-2009 Utah has consistently offered a relatively lower annual salary that most other states.

When comparing Utah to the rest of the country in 2009, Utah teacher salary rankings are 43rd in the nation. This was also a drop of around $3000 from 2008 levels, and almost equal to 2007’s average of $42,906. Teaching salaries in Utah seem to be somewhat unpredictable and fluctuate greatly from year to year, which in turn affects its national ranking.

Utah teacher salaries have fluctuated on a scale of around 7 percent positively or negatively in between the years 2007 – 2009. All this information is summarized in the table below.

Average Salary Percent Change
Rank 2009 Rank 2008 Rank 2007 2008 to 2009 2007 to 2008 2007 to 2009
Utah 43 $42,586.67 29 $45,925.00 33 $42,906.67 -7.27% 7.03% -0.75%

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Financial Data for Utah

State Spending on Teachers

  • Salary expenditure on all teachers (including home schoolers, special education, non-certified teachers): $1,411,871,243
  • Benefits expenditures for teachers: $583,973,266
  • Instructional expenditures for teaching supplies: $176,635,818
  • Total current instructional expenditures per student (teacher salary and curriculum): $4,400
  • Total current expenditures per student: $9,279

Revenue Per Student From Various Sources

  • State revenue per student: $4,323
  • Federal revenue per student: $594

State Sources of Revenue for Schools

  • Revenue by state property tax: $1,087,987,917
  • Revenue by local government property tax: $-1
  • Federal grants direct to local districts: $21,701,003
  • Federal grants through state: $314,326,661

Utah School Districts

School District Full Time Teachers Student to Teacher Ratio Contact Information
Academy For Math Engineering & Science (ames) 20 22 to 1
5715 South 1300 East (ames)
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
801-278-9460
Alpine District 2,523 25 to 1
575 North 100 East
American Fork, UT 84003
801-756-8400
American Leadership Academy 73 19 to 1
898 West 1100 South
Spanish Fork, UT 84660
801-794-2226
American Preparatory Academy 25 22 to 1
12892 South Pony Express Rd
Draper, UT 84020
801-553-8500
Beaver District 78 20 to 1
290 North Main St
Beaver, UT 84713
435-438-2291
Beehive Science & Technology Academy (bsta) 15 15 to 1
1011 Murray Holladay Rd
Salt Lake City, UT 84117
801-322-2782
Box Elder District 466 24 to 1
960 South Main
Brigham City, UT 84302
435-734-4800
Cache District 595 25 to 1
2063 North 1200 East
Logan, UT 84341
435-752-3925
Canyon Rim Academy 21 24 to 1
3005 South 2900 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84119
801-474-2066
Carbon District 166 22 to 1
251 West 400 North
Price, UT 84501
435-637-1732
Cba Center not available not available
305 East 200 North
Delta, UT 84624
435-864-5695
Channing Hall 28 24 to 1
13515 South 150 East
Draper, UT 84020
801-572-2709
City Academy 14 13 to 1
555 East 200 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
801-596-8489
Cs Lewis Academy 18 15 to 1
1032 South 530 West
Payson, UT 84651
801-465-1303
Daggett District 13 14 to 1
2 North 2 West
Manila, UT 84046
435-784-3174
Davinci Academy 17 17 to 1
2033 Grant Ave
Ogden, UT 84401
801-409-0700
Davis District 2,781 24 to 1
45 East State St
Farmington, UT 84025
801-402-5261
Dual Immersion Academy 13 27 to 1
1155 Glendale Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
801-347-1750
Duchesne District 218 20 to 1
50 East 100 South
Duchesne, UT 84021
435-738-1240
East Hollywood High 17 17 to 1
2185 South 3600 West
West Valley, UT 84119
801-886-8181
Edith Bowen Laboratory School 16 19 to 1
6700 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322
435-797-3088
Emery District 119 19 to 1
130 North Main
Huntington, UT 84528
435-687-9846
Entheos Academy 18 27 to 1
4710 West 6200 South
Kearns, UT 84118
801-417-5444
Fast Forward High 14 15 to 1
875 West 1400 North
Logan, UT 84321
435-713-4255
Freedom Academy 30 22 to 1
1190 West 900 North
Provo, UT 84604
801-437-3100
Garfield District 65 15 to 1
145 East Center
Panguitch, UT 84759
435-676-8821
Gateway Preparatory Academy 26 20 to 1
201 East Thoroughbred Way
Enoch, UT 84720
866-433-1388
George Washington Academy 20 25 to 1
2277 South 3000 East
Saint George, UT 84790
435-673-2232
Grand District 84 18 to 1
264 South 400 East
Moab, UT 84532
435-259-5317
Granite District 2,854 25 to 1
2500 South State St
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
801-646-5000
Guadalupe School 3 29 to 1
340 South Goshen St
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
801-531-6100
Intech Collegiate High School 6 26 to 1
1787 North Research Parkway
North Logan, UT 84341
435-753-7377
Iron District 401 21 to 1
2077 West Royal Hunte Dr
Cedar City, UT 84720
435-586-2804
Itineris Early College High 10 21 to 1
9301 South Wights Foroute Rd
West Jordan, UT 84088
801-256-5970
John Hancock Charter School 12 15 to 1
125 North 100 East
Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
801-796-5646
Jordan District 3,221 25 to 1
9361 South 300 East
Sandy, UT 84070
801-567-8100
Juab District 98 23 to 1
346 East 600 North
Nephi, UT 84648
435-623-1940
Kane District 72 17 to 1
746 South 175 East
Kanab, UT 84741
435-644-2555
Karl G Maeser Preparatory Academy 14 16 to 1
531 North State St
Lindon, UT 84042
801-785-4687
Lakeview Academy 35 18 to 1
527 West 400 North
Saratoga Springs, UT 84045
801-331-6788
Legacy Preparatory Academy 21 24 to 1
1375 West Center St
North Salt Lake, UT 84054
801-897-5604
Liberty Academy 11 40 to 1
1195 South Elk Ridge Rd
Salem, UT 84653
801-465-4434
Lincoln Academy 21 26 to 1
1582 West 3300 North
Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
801-756-2039
Logan District 266 23 to 1
101 West Center
Logan, UT 84321
435-755-2300
Merit College Preparatory Academy 20 8 to 1
1440 West Center St
Springville, UT 84663
801-787-7669
Millard District 142 21 to 1
285 East 450 North
Delta, UT 84624
435-864-1000
Moab Community School 4 11 to 1
358 East 300 South
Moab, UT 84532
435-259-2277
Monticello Academy 32 24 to 1
4405 South 1025 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
801-417-8040
Morgan District 107 22 to 1
240 East Young St
Morgan, UT 84050
801-829-3411
Mountainville Academy 21 31 to 1
195 South Main
Alpine, UT 84004
801-756-9805
Murray District 283 23 to 1
147 East 5065 South
Murray, UT 84107
801-264-7400
Navigator Pointe Academy 27 18 to 1
6844 South Navigator Rd
West Jordan, UT 84084
801-840-1210
Nebo District 1,113 25 to 1
350 South Main
Spanish Fork, UT 84660
801-354-7400
Noah Webster Academy 19 26 to 1
205 East 400 South
Orem, UT 84058
801-426-6624
North Davis Preparatory Academy 30 30 to 1
1765 West Hillfield Rd
Layton, UT 84041
801-547-1809
North Sanpete District 120 20 to 1
220 East 700 South
Mount Pleasant, UT 84647
435-462-2485
North Star Academy 20 25 to 1
2920 West 14010 South
Bluffdale, UT 84065
801-302-9579
North Summit District 50 20 to 1
65 South Main
Coalville, UT 84017
435-336-5654
Northern Utah Academy For Math Engineering & Science (nuames) 12 26 to 1
2750 North University Park Blv
Layton, UT 84041
801-402-5920
Odyssey Charter School 19 25 to 1
738 East Quality Dr (700 S)
American Fork, UT 84003
801-492-8105
Ogden District 504 26 to 1
1950 Monroe Blvd
Ogden, UT 84401
801-737-7300
Ogden Preparatory Academy 26 23 to 1
2221 Grant Ave
Ogden, UT 84401
801-627-2066
Open Classroom 17 23 to 1
134 D St
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
801-578-8144
Paradigm High School 22 17 to 1
11577 South 3600 West
South Jordan, UT 84095
801-646-1018
Park City District 232 20 to 1
2700 Kearns Blvd
Park City, UT 84060
435-645-5600
Pinnacle Canyon Academy 31 16 to 1
210 North 600 East
Price, UT 84501
435-613-8102
Piute District 27 14 to 1
500 North Main
Junction, UT 84740
435-577-2912
Providence Hall 25 28 to 1
4795 West Mt Ogden Peak Dr
Herriman, UT 84096
801-432-7866
Provo District 545 25 to 1
280 West 940 North
Provo, UT 84604
801-374-4800
Quest Academy 15 32 to 1
4862 West 4000 South
West Haven, UT 84401
801-399-3066
Ranches Academy 13 28 to 1
7789 Tawny Owl Circle
Eagle Mountain, UT 84005
801-789-4000
Reagan Academy 31 22 to 1
1143 West Center
Springville, UT 84663
801-489-7828
Renaissance Academy 31 21 to 1
3435 North 1120 East
Lehi, UT 84043
801-768-4202
Rich District 32 14 to 1
25 South 100 West
Randolph, UT 84064
435-793-2135
Rockwell Charter High School 25 23 to 1
3435 East Stonebridge Ln
Eagle Mountain, UT 84005
801-768-2903
Salt Lake Arts Academy 13 18 to 1
844 South 200 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
801-531-1173
Salt Lake Center For Science Education 9 20 to 1
1400 West Goodwin Ave
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
801-578-8270
Salt Lake District 1,098 22 to 1
440 East 100 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
801-578-8599
Salt Lake School For The Performing Arts 4 41 to 1
2166 South 1700 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
801-466-6700
San Juan District 158 19 to 1
200 North Main St
Blanding, UT 84511
435-678-1200
Sevier District 221 22 to 1
180 East 600 North
Richfield, UT 84701
435-896-8214
Soldier Hollow Charter School 9 16 to 1
2002 Olympic Dr
Midway, UT 84049
435-654-1347
South Sanpete District 162 19 to 1
39 South Main
Manti, UT 84642
435-835-2261
South Summit District 73 20 to 1
375 East 300 South
Kamas, UT 84036
435-783-4301
Spectrum Academy 11 13 to 1
575 Cutler Dr
North Salt Lake, UT 84054
801-936-0318
Success Academy 4 78 to 1
351 West University Blvd
Cedar City, UT 84720
435-865-8790
Success School not available not available
4122 South 1785 West Suite 2b
Taylorsville, UT 84119
801-964-4258
Summit Academy 43 23 to 1
1285 East 13200 South
Draper, UT 84020
801-231-2523
Syracuse Arts Academy 22 24 to 1
2893 West 1700 South
Syracuse, UT 84075
801-779-2066
Thomas Edison - North 38 23 to 1
180 East 2600 North
North Logan, UT 84341
435-787-2820
Timpanogos Academy 22 22 to 1
55 South Titan Trail (100 E)
Lindon, UT 84042
801-785-4979
Tintic District 21 12 to 1
55 East Main
Eureka, UT 84628
435-433-6363
Tooele District 605 22 to 1
92 South Lodestone Way
Tooele, UT 84074
435-833-1900
Tuacahn High School For The Performing Arts 13 20 to 1
1100 Tuacahn Drarts
Ivins, UT 84738
435-652-3201
Uintah District 256 25 to 1
635 West 200 South
Vernal, UT 84078
435-781-3100
Uintah River High 7 6 to 1
998 East 7500 South
Fort Duchesne, UT 84026
435-726-4088
Utah County Academy Of Science (ucas) 10 34 to 1
940 West 800 South
Orem, UT 84058
801-225-8227
Utah Schools For Deaf & Blind not available not available
742 Harrison Blvd
Ogden, UT 84404
801-629-4700
Utah Virtual Academy 12 33 to 1
512 East 4500 South
Murray, UT 84107
866-788-0364
Venture Academy 20 21 to 1
605 Grant Ave
Ogden, UT 84404
801-393-3900
Walden School Of Liberal Arts 19 14 to 1
4230 North University Ave
Provo, UT 84604
801-623-1388
Wasatch District 210 23 to 1
101 East 200 North
Heber City, UT 84032
435-654-0280
Wasatch Peak Academy 17 21 to 1
414 North Cutler Dr
North Salt Lake, UT 84054
801-936-3066
Washington District 1,133 23 to 1
121 West Tabernacle
Saint George, UT 84770
435-673-3553
Wayne District 36 16 to 1
79 North 100 West
Bicknell, UT 84715
435-425-3813
Weber District 1,269 24 to 1
5320 South Adams Ave Parkway
Ogden, UT 84405
801-476-7800