Average Teacher Salary in Chico Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Chico Unified School District is $52,140.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,660 $17,500 $18,390 $20,160 $23,680 $27,280
Kindergarten $56,700 $32,850 $42,470 $56,490 $72,560 $84,960
Elementary $64,250 $41,480 $55,390 $65,790 $73,170 $83,950
Middle school $56,030 $39,380 $46,120 $56,070 $65,650 $75,800
High school $62,060 $35,450 $47,280 $62,000 $76,130 $91,160

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,213
  • Full time teachers: 662
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 20 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 150
  • Instructional Coordinators: 12
  • Elementary Teachers: 378
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 47
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 199
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 13,464

Financial Statistics for Chico Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $45,991,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $75,080,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $9,707,000
  • Total revenue: $130,778,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $77,961,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $68,095,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $28,128,000
  • Expenditures per student: $26,000
  • Total expenditures: $118,501,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $35,984,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,412,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Chico Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Chico Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chapman Elementary
1071 East 16th St
Chico, CA 95928
530-891-3100
  • Total: 331
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 42
  • 6th grade: 39
13 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Chico Country Day
102 West 11th St
Chico, CA 95928
530-895-2650
  • Total: 479
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 55
  • 7th grade: 52
  • 8th grade: 26
20 to 1 24 Kindergarten 7th Grade
Citrus Avenue Elementary
1350 Citrus Ave
Chico, CA 95926
530-891-3107
  • Total: 431
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 68
  • 6th grade: 65
20 to 1 21 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Emma Wilson Elementary
1530 West Eighth Ave
Chico, CA 95926
530-891-3297
  • Total: 710
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 112
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 99
  • 6th grade: 99
23 to 1 31 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Forest Ranch Charter
15815 Cedar Creek Rd
Forest Ranch, CA 95942
530-891-3154
  • Total: 54
  • Kindergarten: 10
  • 1st grade: 7
  • 2nd grade: 8
  • 3rd grade: 8
  • 4th grade: 11
  • 5th grade: 5
  • 6th grade: 5
18 to 1 3 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Little Chico Creek Elementary
2090 Amanda Way
Chico, CA 95928
530-891-3285
  • Total: 609
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 87
  • 6th grade: 82
21 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Marigold Elementary
2446 Marigold Ave
Chico, CA 95926
530-891-3121
  • Total: 550
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 95
  • 6th grade: 86
22 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Mcmanus (john A.) Elementary
988 East Ave
Chico, CA 95926
530-891-3128
  • Total: 647
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 87
  • 6th grade: 72
20 to 1 32 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Neal Dow Elementary
1420 Neal Dow Ave
Chico, CA 95926
530-891-3110
  • Total: 457
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 62
22 to 1 21 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Nord Country
5554 California St
Chico, CA 95973
530-891-3138
  • Total: 111
  • Kindergarten: 17
  • 1st grade: 21
  • 2nd grade: 19
  • 3rd grade: 19
  • 4th grade: 17
  • 5th grade: 8
  • 6th grade: 10
18 to 1 6 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Parkview Elementary
1770 East Eighth St
Chico, CA 95928
530-891-3114
  • Total: 460
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 65
18 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Rosedale Elementary
100 Oak St
Chico, CA 95928
530-891-3104
  • Total: 442
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 64
18 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Shasta Elementary
169 Leora Ct.
Chico, CA 95926
530-891-3141
  • Total: 629
  • Kindergarten: 24
  • 1st grade: 23
  • 2nd grade: 13
  • 3rd grade: 14
  • 4th grade: 19
  • 5th grade: 20
  • 6th grade: 3
23 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Sierra View Elementary
1598 Hooker Oak Ave
Chico, CA 95926
530-891-3117
  • Total: 611
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 43
22 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Chico Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bidwell Junior High
2376 North Ave
Chico, CA 95926
530-891-3080
  • Total: 760
  • 6th grade: 35
  • 7th grade: 377
  • 8th grade: 348
24 to 1 32 7th Grade 8th Grade
Chico Country Day
102 West 11th St
Chico, CA 95928
530-895-2650
  • Total: 479
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 55
  • 7th grade: 52
  • 8th grade: 26
20 to 1 24 Kindergarten 7th Grade
Chico Junior High
280 Memorial Way
Chico, CA 95926
530-891-3066
  • Total: 616
  • 7th grade: 304
  • 8th grade: 312
23 to 1 27 7th Grade 8th Grade
Marsh (harry M.) Junior High
2253 Humboldt Rd
Chico, CA 95928
530-895-4110
  • Total: 618
  • 7th grade: 292
  • 8th grade: 326
24 to 1 26 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Chico Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chico High
901 Esplaceanade
Chico, CA 95926
530-891-3026
  • Total: 1,910
  • 9th grade: 456
  • 10th grade: 517
  • 11th grade: 474
  • 12th grade: 463
24 to 1 79 9th Grade 12th Grade
Pleasant Valley High
1475 East Ave
Chico, CA 95926
530-879-5100
  • Total: 2,026
  • 9th grade: 572
  • 10th grade: 518
  • 11th grade: 469
  • 12th grade: 467
24 to 1 84 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Academy For Change
2412 Cohasset Ste. 2
Chico, CA 95926
530-895-4047
  • Total: 123
  • 7th grade: 9
  • 8th grade: 24
  • 9th grade: 15
  • 10th grade: 25
  • 11th grade: 33
  • 12th grade: 17
18 to 1 7 7th Grade 12th Grade
Fair View High (continuation)
290 East Ave
Chico, CA 95926
530-891-3092
  • Total: 287
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 49
  • 11th grade: 90
  • 12th grade: 134
19 to 1 15 7th Grade 12th Grade
Hooker Oak Elementary
1238 Arbutus Ave
Chico, CA 95926
530-891-3119
  • Total: 452
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 44
  • 7th grade: 22
  • 8th grade: 33
24 to 1 19 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Loma Vista
2404 Marigold Ave
Chico, CA 95926
530-879-7400
  • Total: 20
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 3
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade: 1
3 to 1 8 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Oakdale
2376 North Ave
Chico, CA 95926
530-895-4129
  • Total: 131
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 3
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 6
  • 10th grade: 10
  • 11th grade: 39
  • 12th grade: 61
26 to 1 5 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,593
  • Median family income: $45,258
  • Median male income: $20,504
  • Median female income: $13,226
  • Median income of a renter: $20,900
  • Median income of a home owner: $50,453
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    5,180 4,100 4,490 4,910 2,635

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