Average Teacher Salary in Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District is $55,177.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,368 $20,689 $23,751 $28,460 $35,081 $42,416
Kindergarten $56,648 $34,024 $42,104 $54,362 $70,740 $83,939
Elementary $60,731 $39,755 $46,429 $59,230 $74,315 $86,196
Middle school $62,841 $36,951 $46,762 $62,275 $78,228 $92,287
High school $65,301 $42,009 $51,008 $65,333 $79,075 $92,745

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,093
  • Full time teachers: 533
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 21 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 193
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 303
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 40
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 183
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 12,061

Financial Statistics for Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $53,020,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $58,456,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,189,000
  • Total revenue: $114,665,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $66,337,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $65,265,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $15,938,000
  • Expenditures per student: $182,000
  • Total expenditures: $116,050,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $32,945,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,203,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $61,000

Information on Schools within Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cornerstone At Pedregal Elementary
6069 Groveoak Placeace
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
310-378-0324
  • Total: 375
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 69
22 to 1 17 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Dapplegray Elementary
3011 Palos Verdes Dr North
Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
310-541-3706
  • Total: 690
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 114
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 128
20 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lunada Bay Elementary
520 Paseo Lunado
Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274
310-377-3005
  • Total: 435
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 70
21 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mira Catalina Elementary
30511 Lucania Dr
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
310-377-6731
  • Total: 333
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 74
20 to 1 17 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Miraleste Kindergarten
6245 Via Canada
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
310-732-0922
  • Total: 86
  • Kindergarten: 86
17 to 1 5 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Montemalaga Elementary
1121 Via Nogales
Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274
310-378-5228
  • Total: 452
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 85
22 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Point Vicente Elementary
30540 Rue De La Pierre
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
310-377-6972
  • Total: 376
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 72
20 to 1 19 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Rancho Vista Elementary
4323 Palos Verdes Dr North
Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
310-378-8388
  • Total: 483
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 114
  • 3rd grade: 112
  • 4th grade: 143
  • 5th grade: 127
  • 6th grade: 142
20 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Silver Spur Elementary
5500 Ironwood St
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
310-378-5011
  • Total: 554
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 99
24 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Soleado Elementary
27800 Longhill Dr
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
310-377-6854
  • Total: 497
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 100
22 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Vista Grande Elementary
1390 West Francis St
Ontario, CA 91762
909-988-2234
  • Total: 589
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 105
24 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Miraleste Intermediate
29323 Palos Verdes Dr East
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
310-732-0900
  • Total: 929
  • 6th grade: 298
  • 7th grade: 328
  • 8th grade: 303
23 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade
Palos Verdes Intermediate
2161 Via Olivera
Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274
310-544-4816
  • Total: 953
  • 6th grade: 296
  • 7th grade: 328
  • 8th grade: 329
25 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade
Ridgecrest Intermediate
28915 Northbay Rd
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
310-544-2747
  • Total: 960
  • 6th grade: 327
  • 7th grade: 315
  • 8th grade: 318
28 to 1 35 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Palos Verdes High
600 Cloyden Rd
Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274
310-378-8471
  • Total: 1,838
  • 9th grade: 415
  • 10th grade: 521
  • 11th grade: 461
  • 12th grade: 441
24 to 1 78 9th Grade 12th Grade
Palos Verdes Peninsula High
27118 Silver Spur Rd
Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
310-377-4888
  • Total: 2,459
  • 9th grade: 644
  • 10th grade: 580
  • 11th grade: 613
  • 12th grade: 622
25 to 1 100 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Rancho Del Mar High (continuation)
38 Crest Rd West
Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
310-377-6691
  • Total: 52
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 14
  • 12th grade: 36
7 to 1 7 1st Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $55,630
  • Median family income: $116,987
  • Median male income: $77,472
  • Median female income: $31,665
  • Median income of a renter: $74,205
  • Median income of a home owner: $112,539
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    805 1,145 1,425 3,920 10,800

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