Average Teacher Salary in Murrieta Valley Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Murrieta Valley Unified School District is $53,674.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,460 $18,440 $21,060 $25,110 $30,940 $39,960
Kindergarten $56,940 $36,980 $44,570 $54,090 $68,020 $83,130
Elementary $62,830 $38,570 $48,180 $61,630 $78,080 $89,980
Middle school $58,700 $36,500 $44,400 $57,400 $72,440 $85,050
High school $62,440 $39,120 $47,460 $61,870 $77,890 $88,670

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,703
  • Full time teachers: 916
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 20 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 206
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 529
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 69
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 281
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 21,358

Financial Statistics for Murrieta Valley Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $86,484,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $104,620,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,567,000
  • Total revenue: $196,671,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $99,867,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $102,471,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $30,099,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,152,000
  • Total expenditures: $208,852,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $57,661,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $7,807,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Murrieta Valley Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Murrieta Valley Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alta Murrieta Elementary
39475 Whitewood Rd
Murrieta, CA 92563
951-696-1403
  • Total: 693
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 110
  • 2nd grade: 131
  • 3rd grade: 108
  • 4th grade: 121
  • 5th grade: 118
19 to 1 36 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Antelope Hills Elementary
36105 Murrieta Oaks Ave
Murrieta, CA 92562
951-445-4110
  • Total: 873
  • Kindergarten: 143
  • 1st grade: 143
  • 2nd grade: 138
  • 3rd grade: 146
  • 4th grade: 135
  • 5th grade: 168
21 to 1 43 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Avaxat Elementary
24300 Rancho Las Brisas Dr
Murrieta, CA 92562
951-696-1402
  • Total: 614
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 121
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 99
19 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cole Canyon Elementary
23750 Via Alisol
Murrietta, CA 92562
951-696-1421
  • Total: 1,143
  • Kindergarten: 170
  • 1st grade: 162
  • 2nd grade: 173
  • 3rd grade: 217
  • 4th grade: 209
  • 5th grade: 211
  • 8th grade: 1
23 to 1 49 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Daniel North Buchanan Elementary
40121 Torrey Pines Rd
Murrieta, CA 92563
951-696-1428
  • Total: 1,075
  • Kindergarten: 166
  • 1st grade: 166
  • 2nd grade: 163
  • 3rd grade: 198
  • 4th grade: 195
  • 5th grade: 187
21 to 1 52 Kindergarten 5th Grade
E. Hale Curran Elementary
40855 Chaco Canyon Rd
Murrieta, CA 92562
951-696-1405
  • Total: 651
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 120
  • 5th grade: 133
  • 6th grade: 2
21 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lisa J. Mails Elementary
35185 Briggs Rd
Murrieta, CA 92563
951-304-1880
  • Total: 1,149
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 123
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 127
  • 4th grade: 126
  • 5th grade: 121
  • 6th grade: 202
  • 7th grade: 203
24 to 1 47 Kindergarten 7th Grade
Monte Vista Elementary
37420 Via Mira Mosa
Murrieta, CA 92563
951-894-5085
  • Total: 835
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 102
21 to 1 40 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Murrieta Elementary
24725 Adams Ave
Murrieta, CA 92562
951-696-1401
  • Total: 956
  • Kindergarten: 161
  • 1st grade: 146
  • 2nd grade: 171
  • 3rd grade: 153
  • 4th grade: 168
  • 5th grade: 156
  • 6th grade: 1
23 to 1 42 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Rail Ranch Elementary
25030 Via Santee Rd
Murrieta, CA 92563
951-696-1404
  • Total: 748
  • Kindergarten: 121
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 118
  • 3rd grade: 127
  • 4th grade: 123
  • 5th grade: 137
20 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Tovashal Elementary
23801 Via Santee
Murrieta, CA 92563
951-696-1411
  • Total: 778
  • Kindergarten: 116
  • 1st grade: 120
  • 2nd grade: 141
  • 3rd grade: 135
  • 4th grade: 131
  • 5th grade: 135
20 to 1 39 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Murrieta Valley Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lisa J. Mails Elementary
35185 Briggs Rd
Murrieta, CA 92563
951-304-1880
  • Total: 1,149
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 123
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 127
  • 4th grade: 126
  • 5th grade: 121
  • 6th grade: 202
  • 7th grade: 203
24 to 1 47 Kindergarten 7th Grade
Shivela Middle
24515 Lincoln Ave
Murrieta, CA 92562
951-696-1406
  • Total: 1,628
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 463
  • 7th grade: 574
  • 8th grade: 590
28 to 1 58 6th Grade 8th Grade
Thompson Middle
24040 Hayes Ave
Murrietta, CA 92562
951-696-1410
  • Total: 1,727
  • 6th grade: 561
  • 7th grade: 566
  • 8th grade: 600
30 to 1 58 6th Grade 8th Grade
Warm Springs Middle
39245 Calle De Fortuna
Murrieta, CA 92563
951-696-3503
  • Total: 1,387
  • 6th grade: 392
  • 7th grade: 404
  • 8th grade: 591
27 to 1 52 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Murrieta Valley Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Murrieta Valley High
42200 Nighthawk Way
Murrieta, CA 92562
951-696-1408
  • Total: 3,193
  • 9th grade: 880
  • 10th grade: 803
  • 11th grade: 772
  • 12th grade: 738
24 to 1 131 9th Grade 12th Grade
Vista Murrieta High
28251 Clinton Keith Rd
Murrieta, CA 92563
951-894-5750
  • Total: 3,592
  • 9th grade: 992
  • 10th grade: 940
  • 11th grade: 854
  • 12th grade: 806
24 to 1 148 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Creekside High
24150 Hayes Ave
Murrietta, CA 92562
951-696-1409
  • Total: 240
  • 10th grade: 27
  • 11th grade: 66
  • 12th grade: 98
22 to 1 11 9th Grade 12th Grade
Tenaja Canyon Academy
24150 Hayes Ave
Murrieta, CA 92563
951-696-1661
  • Total: 76
  • 5th grade: 4
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 6
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 21
  • 12th grade: 25
19 to 1 4 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $24,251
  • Median family income: $66,317
  • Median male income: $41,894
  • Median female income: $21,810
  • Median income of a renter: $34,788
  • Median income of a home owner: $67,378
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,290 1,620 3,010 4,505 3,320

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