Average Teacher Salary in Kern Union High School District

The average teacher salary in Kern Union High School District is $53,998.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,871 $17,982 $19,425 $23,578 $31,358 $42,141
Kindergarten $59,471 $37,674 $46,212 $58,280 $72,125 $83,760
Elementary $60,635 $37,278 $47,625 $59,984 $73,730 $85,540
Middle school $59,621 $35,918 $43,687 $55,488 $73,921 $89,867
High school $63,393 $39,618 $48,107 $62,294 $78,520 $91,268

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,355
  • Full time teachers: 1,593
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 21 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 263
  • Instructional Coordinators: 66
  • Elementary Teachers: 14
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 1,579
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 38,439

Financial Statistics for Kern Union High School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $140,800,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $251,754,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $31,013,000
  • Total revenue: $423,567,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $175,566,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $206,432,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $73,275,000
  • Expenditures per student: $10,915,000
  • Total expenditures: $427,752,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $83,124,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $14,082,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,986,000

Information on Schools within Kern Union High School District

High Schools within the Kern Union High School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Arvin High
900 Varsity Rd
Arvin, CA 93203
661-854-5561
  • Total: 2,574
  • 9th grade: 764
  • 10th grade: 641
  • 11th grade: 592
  • 12th grade: 577
22 to 1 118 9th Grade 12th Grade
Bakersfield High
1241 G St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
661-324-9841
  • Total: 2,754
  • 9th grade: 866
  • 10th grade: 569
  • 11th grade: 674
  • 12th grade: 645
26 to 1 108 9th Grade 12th Grade
Centennial High
1820 Rimpau Ave
Corona, CA 92881
951-739-5670
  • Total: 2,890
  • 9th grade: 867
  • 10th grade: 766
  • 11th grade: 636
  • 12th grade: 621
24 to 1 122 9th Grade 12th Grade
East Bakersfield High
2200 Quincy St
Bakersfield, CA 93306
661-871-7221
  • Total: 2,267
  • 9th grade: 665
  • 10th grade: 497
  • 11th grade: 565
  • 12th grade: 540
24 to 1 94 9th Grade 12th Grade
Foothill High
501 Park Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93306
661-366-4491
  • Total: 2,384
  • 9th grade: 375
  • 10th grade: 367
  • 11th grade: 324
  • 12th grade: 297
23 to 1 102 9th Grade 12th Grade
Golden Valley High
801 Hosking Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93307
661-827-0800
  • Total: 2,758
  • 9th grade: 574
  • 10th grade: 538
  • 11th grade: 459
  • 12th grade: 454
26 to 1 108 9th Grade 12th Grade
Highland High
39055 25th St West
Palmdale, CA 93551
661-538-0304
  • Total: 2,981
  • 9th grade: 835
  • 10th grade: 772
  • 11th grade: 597
  • 12th grade: 777
24 to 1 124 9th Grade 12th Grade
Kern Valley High
3340 Erskine Creek Rd
Lake Isabella, CA 93240
760-379-2611
  • Total: 637
  • 9th grade: 197
  • 10th grade: 140
  • 11th grade: 157
  • 12th grade: 143
21 to 1 31 9th Grade 12th Grade
Kern Workforce 2000 Academy
5801 Sundale Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93309
661-827-3224
  • Total: 479
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 137
  • 12th grade: 340
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade
Liberty High
12220 Rd 36
Madera, CA 93638
559-645-7500
  • Total: 574
  • 9th grade: 141
  • 10th grade: 154
  • 11th grade: 140
  • 12th grade: 139
17 to 1 33 9th Grade 12th Grade
Mira Monte High
1800 South Fairfax Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93307
661-366-1800
  • Total: 1,046
  • 9th grade: 691
  • 10th grade: 355
18 to 1 58 9th Grade 12th Grade
North High
300 Galaxy Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93308
661-399-3351
  • Total: 2,442
  • 9th grade: 540
  • 10th grade: 585
  • 11th grade: 528
  • 12th grade: 562
24 to 1 103 9th Grade 12th Grade
Ridgeview High
8501 Stine Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93313
661-398-3100
  • Total: 2,520
  • 9th grade: 613
  • 10th grade: 510
  • 11th grade: 769
  • 12th grade: 628
26 to 1 99 9th Grade 12th Grade
Shafter High
526 Mannel Ave
Shafter, CA 93263
661-746-4961
  • Total: 1,558
  • 9th grade: 506
  • 10th grade: 333
  • 11th grade: 374
  • 12th grade: 345
24 to 1 65 9th Grade 12th Grade
South High
1101 Placeanz Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93304
661-831-3680
  • Total: 2,066
  • 9th grade: 533
  • 10th grade: 592
  • 11th grade: 553
  • 12th grade: 557
24 to 1 88 9th Grade 12th Grade
Stockdale High
2800 Buena Vista Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93311
661-665-2800
  • Total: 2,363
  • 9th grade: 576
  • 10th grade: 526
  • 11th grade: 646
  • 12th grade: 615
26 to 1 91 9th Grade 12th Grade
West High
1200 New Stine Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93309
661-832-2822
  • Total: 2,264
  • 9th grade: 553
  • 10th grade: 527
  • 11th grade: 495
  • 12th grade: 541
24 to 1 94 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Kern Union High School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Valley High (continuation)
526 Mannel Ave
Shafter, CA 93263
661-746-4281
  • Total: 54
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 46
22 to 1 3 9th Grade 12th Grade
Frontier High
6401 Allen Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93314
661-829-1107
  • Total: 2,251
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 95
  • 12th grade: 295
25 to 1 89 9th Grade 12th Grade
Independence High
8001 Old River Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93311
661-834-8001
  • Total: 822
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 66
  • 11th grade: 124
  • 12th grade: 202
18 to 1 45 9th Grade 12th Grade
Nueva Continuation High
8600 Palm Ave
Lamont, CA 93241
661-845-1532
  • Total: 119
  • 9th grade: 6
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 22
  • 12th grade: 85
21 to 1 6 9th Grade 12th Grade
Summit Continuation
2811 Pasadena Ln
Lake Isabella, CA 93240
760-379-3997
  • Total: 21
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 16
11 to 1 2 9th Grade 12th Grade
Vista Continuation High
200 P St
Bakersfield, CA 93304
661-327-8561
  • Total: 255
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 69
  • 12th grade: 175
17 to 1 15 9th Grade 12th Grade
Vista West Continuation High
7115 Rosedale Hwy
Bakersfield, CA 93308
661-589-4242
  • Total: 360
  • 9th grade: 7
  • 10th grade: 10
  • 11th grade: 87
  • 12th grade: 256
23 to 1 16 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,090
  • Median family income: $30,464
  • Median male income: $19,134
  • Median female income: $12,885
  • Median income of a renter: $20,052
  • Median income of a home owner: $38,975
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    16,345 7,915 6,370 5,725 2,825

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