Average Teacher Salary in Coachella Valley Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Coachella Valley Unified School District is $54,471.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,081 $18,865 $21,337 $25,952 $32,329 $40,269
Kindergarten $57,640 $37,220 $44,836 $55,581 $69,607 $83,078
Elementary $62,820 $38,598 $48,480 $62,070 $77,766 $89,028
Middle school $60,610 $38,492 $46,755 $59,697 $74,296 $86,383
High school $63,206 $39,516 $48,504 $62,927 $78,275 $89,365

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,969
  • Full time teachers: 937
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 19 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 123
  • Instructional Coordinators: 22
  • Elementary Teachers: 603
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 81
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 234
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 16,967

Financial Statistics for Coachella Valley Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $49,187,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $127,855,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $26,860,000
  • Total revenue: $203,902,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $90,027,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $98,640,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $34,222,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,196,000
  • Total expenditures: $241,790,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $47,514,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $4,649,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Coachella Valley Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Coachella Valley Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cesar Chavez Elementary
12110 East Walnut St
Norwalk, CA 90650
562-868-3565
  • Total: 423
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 88
19 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Coral Mountain Academy
51-375 Van Buren St
Coachella, CA 92236
760-398-3525
  • Total: 794
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 147
  • 2nd grade: 124
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 109
  • 6th grade: 97
20 to 1 40 Kindergarten 6th Grade
John Kelley Elementary
87-163 Center St
Thermal, CA 92274
760-399-5101
  • Total: 593
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 62
  • 6th grade: 73
17 to 1 35 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Las Palmitas Elementary
86-150 Ave 66
Thermal, CA 92274
760-397-2200
  • Total: 787
  • Kindergarten: 122
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 118
  • 4th grade: 116
  • 5th grade: 107
  • 6th grade: 104
19 to 1 42 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Mecca Elementary
65250 Cahuilla St
Mecca, CA 92254
760-396-2143
  • Total: 702
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 94
  • 6th grade: 96
18 to 1 39 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Mountain Vista Elementary
49-750 Hjorth St
Indio, CA 92201
760-775-6888
  • Total: 924
  • Kindergarten: 125
  • 1st grade: 147
  • 2nd grade: 139
  • 3rd grade: 127
  • 4th grade: 127
  • 5th grade: 131
  • 6th grade: 128
19 to 1 49 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Oasis Elementary
88-775 Ave 76
Thermal, CA 92274
760-397-4112
  • Total: 691
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 90
  • 6th grade: 95
18 to 1 39 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Palm View Elementary
1390 Seventh St
Coachella, CA 92236
760-398-2861
  • Total: 655
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 86
  • 6th grade: 85
19 to 1 34 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Peter Pendleton Elementary
84-750 Calle Rojo
Coachella, CA 92236
760-398-0178
  • Total: 721
  • Kindergarten: 104
  • 1st grade: 130
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 87
  • 6th grade: 82
18 to 1 40 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Saul Martinez Elementary
65-705 Johnson St
Mecca, CA 92254
760-396-1935
  • Total: 1,050
  • Kindergarten: 150
  • 1st grade: 167
  • 2nd grade: 146
  • 3rd grade: 162
  • 4th grade: 133
  • 5th grade: 148
  • 6th grade: 144
19 to 1 55 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Sea View Elementary
2467 Sea Shore Ave
Salton City, CA 92275
760-394-4124
  • Total: 486
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 60
20 to 1 24 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Valle Del Sol Elementary
51-433 Education Way
Coachella, CA 92236
760-398-1025
  • Total: 713
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 108
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 122
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 104
  • 6th grade: 106
20 to 1 35 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Valley View Elementary
3416 Maywood Dr
Richmond, CA 94803
510-223-6363
  • Total: 407
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 64
  • 6th grade: 70
21 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Westside Elementary
19191 Excelsior Ave
Five Points, CA 93624
559-884-2492
  • Total: 254
  • Kindergarten: 13
  • 1st grade: 5
  • 2nd grade: 10
  • 3rd grade: 8
  • 4th grade: 10
  • 5th grade: 11
18 to 1 14 Kindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Coachella Valley Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bobby Duke Middle
85-358 Bagdad Ave
Coachella, CA 92236
760-398-0139
  • Total: 783
  • 7th grade: 384
  • 8th grade: 399
24 to 1 33 7th Grade 8th Grade
Cahuilla Desert Academy Junior High
82-489 Ave 52
Coachella, CA 92236
760-398-0097
  • Total: 807
  • 7th grade: 401
  • 8th grade: 406
18 to 1 45 7th Grade 8th Grade
Toro Canyon Middle
86-150 Ave 66
Thermal, CA 92274
760-397-2244
  • Total: 1,034
  • 7th grade: 548
  • 8th grade: 486
20 to 1 51 7th Grade 8th Grade
West Shores High
2381 Shore Hawk Ave
Salton City, CA 92275
760-394-4331
  • Total: 415
  • 7th grade: 69
  • 8th grade: 74
  • 9th grade: 74
  • 10th grade: 81
  • 11th grade: 67
  • 12th grade: 50
17 to 1 25 7th Grade 12th Grade
Westside Elementary
19191 Excelsior Ave
Five Points, CA 93624
559-884-2492
  • Total: 254
  • Kindergarten: 13
  • 1st grade: 5
  • 2nd grade: 10
  • 3rd grade: 8
  • 4th grade: 10
  • 5th grade: 11
18 to 1 14 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Coachella Valley Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Coachella Valley High
83-800 Airporoute Blvd
Thermal, CA 92274
760-399-5183
  • Total: 2,744
  • 9th grade: 897
  • 10th grade: 732
  • 11th grade: 640
  • 12th grade: 475
22 to 1 125 9th Grade 12th Grade
Desert Mirage High
86-150 Ave 66
Thermal, CA 92274
760-397-2255
  • Total: 1,847
  • 9th grade: 503
  • 10th grade: 478
  • 11th grade: 465
  • 12th grade: 401
22 to 1 84 9th Grade 12th Grade
West Shores High
2381 Shore Hawk Ave
Salton City, CA 92275
760-394-4331
  • Total: 415
  • 7th grade: 69
  • 8th grade: 74
  • 9th grade: 74
  • 10th grade: 81
  • 11th grade: 67
  • 12th grade: 50
17 to 1 25 7th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
La Familia Continuation High
56-615 Olive St
Thermal, CA 92274
760-399-5929
  • Total: 137
  • 10th grade: 33
  • 11th grade: 31
  • 12th grade: 73
14 to 1 10 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $9,408
  • Median family income: $27,061
  • Median male income: $14,622
  • Median female income: $9,190
  • Median income of a renter: $20,989
  • Median income of a home owner: $34,601
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,915 2,415 1,775 1,235 455

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