Average Teacher Salary in Carlsbad Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Carlsbad Unified School District is $56,506.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,556 $18,909 $22,599 $27,115 $32,682 $39,778
Kindergarten $55,441 $33,703 $40,142 $52,076 $69,540 $85,131
Elementary $67,064 $36,802 $48,377 $65,848 $82,953 $104,008
Middle school $65,694 $40,980 $51,456 $64,060 $79,196 $96,002
High school $65,778 $38,065 $48,663 $64,828 $81,908 $97,518

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General Facts

  • Staff: 846
  • Full time teachers: 475
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 22 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 84
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 295
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 27
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 114
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 11,846

Financial Statistics for Carlsbad Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $77,155,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $35,323,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,766,000
  • Total revenue: $116,244,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $51,641,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $52,229,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $16,435,000
  • Expenditures per student: $281,000
  • Total expenditures: $111,312,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $27,413,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $4,396,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Carlsbad Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Carlsbad Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Aviara Oaks Elementary
6900 Ambrosia Ln
Carlsbad, CA 92009
760-331-6000
  • Total: 771
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 125
  • 3rd grade: 148
  • 4th grade: 136
  • 5th grade: 134
21 to 1 37 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Buena Vista Elementary
6547 Buena Vista Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93311
661-831-0818
  • Total: 932
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 53
20 to 1 48 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Calavera Hills Elementary
4100 Tamarack Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92008
760-331-6300
  • Total: 636
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 109
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 120
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 125
23 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hope Elementary
3010 Tamarack Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92008
760-331-5900
  • Total: 469
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 16
  • 2nd grade: 19
  • 3rd grade: 15
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 14
  • 6th grade: 18
  • 7th grade: 11
  • 8th grade: 13
20 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Jefferson Elementary
1037 East Duff Ave
Reedley, CA 93654
559-305-7230
  • Total: 409
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 62
  • 6th grade: 67
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 76
23 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Kelly Elementary
2320 East Alondra Blvd
Compton, CA 90221
310-898-6410
  • Total: 906
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 73
21 to 1 43 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Magnolia Elementary
3975 Maplaceewood Placeace
Riverside, CA 92506
951-788-7274
  • Total: 720
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 101
  • 6th grade: 86
23 to 1 32 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Pacific Rim Elementary
1100 Camino De Las Ondas
Carlsbad, CA 92009
760-331-6200
  • Total: 807
  • Kindergarten: 121
  • 1st grade: 108
  • 2nd grade: 130
  • 3rd grade: 168
  • 4th grade: 138
  • 5th grade: 142
22 to 1 36 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Poinsettia Elementary
2445 Mica Rd
Carlsbad, CA 92009
760-331-6500
  • Total: 511
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 91
23 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Carlsbad Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Aviara Oaks Middle
6880 Ambrosia Ln
Carlsbad, CA 92009
760-331-6100
  • Total: 919
  • 6th grade: 310
  • 7th grade: 328
  • 8th grade: 281
25 to 1 37 6th Grade 8th Grade
Calavera Hills Middle
4104 Tamarack Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92008
760-331-6400
  • Total: 569
  • 6th grade: 194
  • 7th grade: 209
  • 8th grade: 166
22 to 1 26 6th Grade 8th Grade
Valley Middle
1645 Magnolia Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92008
760-331-5300
  • Total: 1,016
  • 6th grade: 317
  • 7th grade: 348
  • 8th grade: 351
24 to 1 42 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Carlsbad Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carlsbad High
3557 Monroe St
Carlsbad, CA 92008
760-331-5100
  • Total: 2,944
  • 9th grade: 760
  • 10th grade: 756
  • 11th grade: 725
  • 12th grade: 703
25 to 1 119 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Carlsbad Unified School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carlsbad Seaside Academy
1640 Magnolia Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92008
760-331-5200
  • Total: 91
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 5
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 4
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 14
  • 11th grade: 22
  • 12th grade: 17
30 to 1 3 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Carlsbad Village Academy
1640 Magnolia Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92008
760-331-5200
  • Total: 146
  • 10th grade: 27
  • 11th grade: 50
  • 12th grade: 69
18 to 1 8 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $33,241
  • Median family income: $67,862
  • Median male income: $39,607
  • Median female income: $23,955
  • Median income of a renter: $41,147
  • Median income of a home owner: $72,485
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,695 1,980 2,575 3,800 4,420

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