Average Teacher Salary in Lake Tahoe Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Lake Tahoe Unified School District is $50,422.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,140 $18,800 $21,290 $24,910 $29,010 $32,980
Kindergarten $53,900 $33,620 $41,260 $53,450 $65,860 $77,600
Elementary $56,380 $35,180 $40,420 $55,320 $69,740 $82,490
Middle school $56,640 $36,110 $43,330 $55,900 $70,750 $80,470
High school $59,050 $39,250 $45,300 $56,630 $71,940 $85,000

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General Facts

  • Staff: 401
  • Full time teachers: 237
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 19 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 40
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 122
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 16
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 89
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,075

Financial Statistics for Lake Tahoe Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $19,595,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,146,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,700,000
  • Total revenue: $44,441,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $24,600,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $23,881,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,626,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $44,403,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $11,927,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,416,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Lake Tahoe Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Lake Tahoe Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bijou Community
3501 Spruce Ave
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
530-543-2337
  • Total: 524
  • Kindergarten: 122
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 67
17 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lake Tahoe Environmental Science Magnet
1095 San Bernardino Ave
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
530-543-2371
  • Total: 367
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 62
20 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Sierra House Elementary
1709 Remington Trail
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
530-543-2327
  • Total: 458
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 95
19 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Tahoe Valley Elementary
943 Tahoe Island Dr
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
530-543-2350
  • Total: 422
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 63
18 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lake Tahoe Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
South Tahoe Middle
2940 Lake Tahoe Blvd
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
530-541-6404
  • Total: 921
  • 6th grade: 275
  • 7th grade: 332
  • 8th grade: 314
23 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lake Tahoe Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
South Tahoe High
1735 Lake Tahoe Blvd
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
530-541-4111
  • Total: 1,209
  • 9th grade: 341
  • 10th grade: 327
  • 11th grade: 272
  • 12th grade: 269
14 to 1 85 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mt. Tallac High
1735 Lake Tahoe Blvd
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
530-543-2264
  • Total: 109
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 39
  • 12th grade: 63
23 to 1 5 9th Grade 12th Grade
Transitional Learning Center (continuation)
1735 Lake Tahoe Blvd
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
530-543-2264
  • Total: 65
  • 11th grade: 32
  • 12th grade: 33
24 to 1 3 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,314
  • Median family income: $46,645
  • Median male income: $23,229
  • Median female income: $18,796
  • Median income of a renter: $29,872
  • Median income of a home owner: $51,135
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,585 1,695 1,940 1,995 850

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