Average Teacher Salary in Irvine Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Irvine Unified School District is $58,675.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,734 $20,716 $23,083 $27,799 $34,559 $41,152
Kindergarten $56,512 $29,753 $36,484 $52,267 $71,929 $92,074
Elementary $65,553 $33,631 $43,218 $66,530 $84,168 $99,936
Middle school $68,596 $36,814 $52,472 $69,480 $86,395 $100,762
High school $72,984 $40,962 $57,634 $74,591 $90,363 $103,720

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,033
  • Full time teachers: 1,154
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 22 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 174
  • Instructional Coordinators: 13
  • Elementary Teachers: 712
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 58
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 351
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 26,631

Financial Statistics for Irvine Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $156,943,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $102,767,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $10,505,000
  • Total revenue: $270,215,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $138,896,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $139,640,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $38,608,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,126,000
  • Total expenditures: $312,151,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $75,945,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $9,601,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $209,000

Information on Schools within Irvine Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Irvine Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alderwood Basics Plus Elementary
2005 Knollcrest
Irvine, CA 92603
949-936-5400
  • Total: 816
  • Kindergarten: 110
  • 1st grade: 134
  • 2nd grade: 126
  • 3rd grade: 134
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 102
  • 6th grade: 105
24 to 1 34 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Bonita Canyon Elementary
1 Sundance
Irvine, CA 92603
949-936-5450
  • Total: 550
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 92
  • 6th grade: 76
22 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Brywood Elementary
1 Westwood
Irvine, CA 92620
949-936-5500
  • Total: 579
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 100
  • 6th grade: 106
23 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Canyon View Elementary
12025 Yale Ct.
Irvine, CA 92620
949-936-6900
  • Total: 787
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 143
  • 4th grade: 112
  • 5th grade: 126
  • 6th grade: 135
23 to 1 34 Kindergarten 6th Grade
College Park Elementary
2380 Notre Dame Rd
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
714-424-7960
  • Total: 513
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 27
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 65
19 to 1 26 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Culverdale Elementary
2 Paseo Westpark
Irvine, CA 92614
949-936-5600
  • Total: 636
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 100
22 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Deerfield Elementary
2 Deerfield Ave
Irvine, CA 92604
949-936-5650
  • Total: 554
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 105
  • 6th grade: 102
25 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Eastshore Elementary
155 Eastshore
Irvine, CA 92604
949-936-5700
  • Total: 550
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 99
  • 6th grade: 94
24 to 1 23 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Greentree Elementary
4200 Manzanita
Irvine, CA 92604
949-936-5800
  • Total: 510
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 88
22 to 1 23 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Meadow Park
50 Blue Lake South
Irvine, CA 92614
949-936-5900
  • Total: 612
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 97
  • 6th grade: 97
21 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Northwood Elementary
28 Carson
Irvine, CA 92620
949-936-5950
  • Total: 540
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 75
23 to 1 24 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Oak Creek Elementary
1 Dove Creek
Irvine, CA 92618
949-936-8550
  • Total: 784
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 114
  • 2nd grade: 130
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 109
  • 6th grade: 106
22 to 1 35 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Plaza Vista
670 Paseo Westpark
Irvine, CA 92606
949-936-6955
  • Total: 878
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 102
  • 6th grade: 104
  • 7th grade: 101
  • 8th grade: 92
25 to 1 35 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Santiago Hills Elementary
29 Christamon West
Irvine, CA 92620
949-936-6000
  • Total: 512
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 92
22 to 1 23 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Springbrook Elementary
655 Springbrook North
Irvine, CA 92614
949-936-6050
  • Total: 537
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 67
  • 6th grade: 66
21 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Stone Creek Elementary
2 Stone Creek South
Irvine, CA 92604
949-551-1201
  • Total: 484
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 70
24 to 1 20 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Turtle Rock Elementary
5151 Amalfi Dr
Irvine, CA 92603
949-936-6250
  • Total: 790
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 114
  • 3rd grade: 116
  • 4th grade: 121
  • 5th grade: 127
  • 6th grade: 136
24 to 1 33 Kindergarten 6th Grade
University Park Elementary
431 West Alisal St
Salinas, CA 93901
831-753-5655
  • Total: 628
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 73
  • 6th grade: 69
22 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Vista Verde
6 Federation Way
Irvine, CA 92603
949-936-6350
  • Total: 771
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 102
  • 7th grade: 63
  • 8th grade: 88
23 to 1 34 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Westpark Elementary
3600 Imperial Ave
Rosamond, CA 93560
661-256-5030
  • Total: 745
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 98
20 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Westwood Basics Plus Elementary
1 Liberty
Irvine, CA 92620
949-936-6450
  • Total: 462
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 59
22 to 1 21 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Woodbury Elementary
125 Great Lawn
Irvine, CA 92620
949-936-5750
  • Total: 566
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 66
  • 6th grade: 60
23 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Irvine Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lakeside Middle
11000 East Kenney St
Norwalk, CA 90650
562-868-9442
  • Total: 799
  • 7th grade: 321
  • 8th grade: 372
23 to 1 35 6th Grade 8th Grade
Plaza Vista
670 Paseo Westpark
Irvine, CA 92606
949-936-6955
  • Total: 878
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 102
  • 6th grade: 104
  • 7th grade: 101
  • 8th grade: 92
25 to 1 35 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Rancho San Joaquin Middle
4861 Michelson Dr
Irvine, CA 92612
949-936-6500
  • Total: 873
  • 7th grade: 464
  • 8th grade: 409
27 to 1 33 7th Grade 8th Grade
Sierra Vista Middle
2 Liberty
Irvine, CA 92620
949-936-6600
  • Total: 994
  • 6th grade: 355
  • 7th grade: 408
  • 8th grade: 412
27 to 1 36 7th Grade 8th Grade
South Lake Middle
655 West Yale Loop
Irvine, CA 92614
949-936-6700
  • Total: 564
  • 7th grade: 278
  • 8th grade: 286
25 to 1 22 7th Grade 8th Grade
Venado Middle
4 Deerfield Ave
Irvine, CA 92604
949-936-6800
  • Total: 681
  • 7th grade: 336
  • 8th grade: 345
26 to 1 26 7th Grade 8th Grade
Vista Verde
6 Federation Way
Irvine, CA 92603
949-936-6350
  • Total: 771
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 102
  • 7th grade: 63
  • 8th grade: 88
23 to 1 34 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Irvine Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Irvine High
4321 Walnut Ave
Irvine, CA 92604
949-936-7000
  • Total: 1,920
  • 9th grade: 505
  • 10th grade: 491
  • 11th grade: 478
  • 12th grade: 446
25 to 1 76 9th Grade 12th Grade
Northwood High
4515 Portola Parkway
Irvine, CA 92620
949-936-7200
  • Total: 2,117
  • 9th grade: 505
  • 10th grade: 533
  • 11th grade: 540
  • 12th grade: 539
25 to 1 84 9th Grade 12th Grade
University High
4771 Campus Dr
Irvine, CA 92612
949-936-7600
  • Total: 2,367
  • 9th grade: 626
  • 10th grade: 591
  • 11th grade: 603
  • 12th grade: 547
25 to 1 93 9th Grade 12th Grade
Woodbridge High
2 Meadowbrook
Irvine, CA 92604
949-786-1104
  • Total: 2,118
  • 9th grade: 533
  • 10th grade: 510
  • 11th grade: 516
  • 12th grade: 559
26 to 1 81 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alternative Education-san Joaquin High
3387 Barranca Parkway
Irvine, CA 92606
949-936-7440
  • Total: 141
  • Kindergarten: 8
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 5
  • 3rd grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 8
  • 5th grade: 8
  • 6th grade: 11
  • 7th grade: 9
  • 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 20
  • 12th grade: 33
40 to 1 4 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Creekside High
3387 Barranca Pkwy
Irvine, CA 92606
949-936-7400
  • Total: 191
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 87
  • 12th grade: 147
15 to 1 13 9th Grade 12th Grade
Irvine Adult Transition Programs
3387 Barranca Parkway
Irvine, CA 92606
949-936-7400
  • Total: 12
  • 12th grade: 12
13 to 1 1 1st Grade 12th Grade
Irvine Unified - Other Special Programs
3387 Barranca Parkway
Irvine, CA 92606
949-936-5234
  • Total: 50
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 2nd grade: 3
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 6
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade: 10
not available not available Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $31,917
  • Median family income: $85,246
  • Median male income: $47,081
  • Median female income: $26,731
  • Median income of a renter: $47,747
  • Median income of a home owner: $89,714
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,235 2,785 4,710 9,655 13,470

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