Average Teacher Salary in Paradise Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Paradise Unified School District is $52,829.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,466 $17,615 $18,639 $20,653 $24,825 $29,692
Kindergarten $58,180 $34,837 $44,115 $57,778 $73,340 $86,551
Elementary $64,113 $40,025 $54,667 $65,493 $73,715 $85,336
Middle school $56,866 $39,429 $46,670 $57,102 $66,695 $76,873
High school $62,521 $36,526 $48,349 $62,449 $76,253 $90,617

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General Facts

  • Staff: 440
  • Full time teachers: 229
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 67
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 128
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 16
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 69
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,572

Financial Statistics for Paradise Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $16,679,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $27,383,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,777,000
  • Total revenue: $47,839,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $25,554,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $22,977,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,862,000
  • Expenditures per student: $172,000
  • Total expenditures: $40,160,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $12,045,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,540,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Paradise Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Paradise Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Achieve Charter School Of Paradise Inc.
771 Elliott Rd
Paradise, CA 95969
530-872-4100
  • Total: 150
  • Kindergarten: 20
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 26
  • 6th grade: 19
21 to 1 7 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Cedarwood Elementary
2851 Palo Alto Ave
Clovis, CA 93611
559-327-6000
  • Total: 700
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 120
  • 5th grade: 94
  • 6th grade: 100
22 to 1 32 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Children's Community Charter
6830 Pentz Rd
Paradise, CA 95969
530-872-2227
  • Total: 217
  • Kindergarten: 20
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 28
  • 6th grade: 28
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 25
21 to 1 11 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Hometech Charter
7126 Skyway
Paradise, CA 95969
530-872-1171
  • Total: 117
  • 1st grade: 3
  • 2nd grade: 4
  • 3rd grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 4
  • 5th grade: 3
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 10
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 19
  • 12th grade: 32
15 to 1 8 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Paradise Elementary
3361 California Ave
Modesto, CA 95358
209-524-0184
  • Total: 74
  • Kindergarten: 110
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 96
12 to 1 6 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Pine Ridge
13878 Compton Dr
Magalia, CA 95954
530-873-3800
  • Total: 523
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 93
  • 7th grade: 58
  • 8th grade: 89
21 to 1 26 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Ponderosa Elementary
6593 Pentz Rd
Paradise, CA 95969
530-872-6470
  • Total: 512
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 70
19 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Paradise Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Children's Community Charter
6830 Pentz Rd
Paradise, CA 95969
530-872-2227
  • Total: 217
  • Kindergarten: 20
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 28
  • 6th grade: 28
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 25
21 to 1 11 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Paradise Charter Middle
6473 Clark Rd
Paradise, CA 95969
530-877-7267
  • Total: 105
  • 6th grade: 35
  • 7th grade: 35
  • 8th grade: 35
21 to 1 5 6th Grade 8th Grade
Paradise Elementary
3361 California Ave
Modesto, CA 95358
209-524-0184
  • Total: 74
  • Kindergarten: 110
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 96
12 to 1 6 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Paradise Intermediate
5657 Recreation Dr
Paradise, CA 95969
530-872-6465
  • Total: 597
  • 6th grade: 157
  • 7th grade: 239
  • 8th grade: 201
22 to 1 27 6th Grade 8th Grade
Pine Ridge
13878 Compton Dr
Magalia, CA 95954
530-873-3800
  • Total: 523
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 93
  • 7th grade: 58
  • 8th grade: 89
21 to 1 26 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Paradise Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hometech Charter
7126 Skyway
Paradise, CA 95969
530-872-1171
  • Total: 117
  • 1st grade: 3
  • 2nd grade: 4
  • 3rd grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 4
  • 5th grade: 3
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 10
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 19
  • 12th grade: 32
15 to 1 8 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Paradise Senior High
5911 Maxwell Dr
Paradise, CA 95969
530-872-6425
  • Total: 1,427
  • 9th grade: 367
  • 10th grade: 383
  • 11th grade: 331
  • 12th grade: 346
24 to 1 60 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Honey Run Academy Secondary
622 Pearson Rd
Paradise, CA 95969
530-872-6461
  • Total: 15
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade: 3
15 to 1 1 7th Grade 12th Grade
Ridgeview High (continuation)
13665 Skyway
Magalia, CA 95954
530-872-6478
  • Total: 134
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 57
  • 12th grade: 55
17 to 1 8 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,642
  • Median family income: $40,649
  • Median male income: $25,968
  • Median female income: $14,437
  • Median income of a renter: $20,919
  • Median income of a home owner: $36,536
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,975 2,350 2,805 2,045 735

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