Average Teacher Salary in Paramount Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Paramount Unified School District is $55,289.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,611 $20,851 $23,982 $28,773 $35,411 $42,774
Kindergarten $56,627 $34,284 $42,235 $54,288 $70,679 $83,776
Elementary $60,724 $39,687 $46,315 $59,251 $74,476 $86,200
Middle school $62,905 $37,185 $47,025 $62,662 $78,201 $91,773
High school $65,578 $42,225 $51,187 $65,716 $79,442 $92,903

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,343
  • Full time teachers: 735
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 18 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 135
  • Instructional Coordinators: 8
  • Elementary Teachers: 456
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 58
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 209
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 16,214

Financial Statistics for Paramount Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $25,802,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $115,007,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $20,152,000
  • Total revenue: $160,961,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $87,313,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $94,351,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $28,630,000
  • Expenditures per student: $5,269,000
  • Total expenditures: $159,458,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $48,208,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,129,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Paramount Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Paramount Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Abraham Lincoln
15324 California
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8036
  • Total: 604
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 72
  • 7th grade: 88
  • 8th grade: 60
22 to 1 27 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Alondra
16200 South Downey Ave
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8004
  • Total: 885
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 87
  • 6th grade: 104
  • 7th grade: 113
  • 8th grade: 118
22 to 1 40 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Captain Raymond Collins
6125 Coke St
Long Beach, CA 90805
562-602-8008
  • Total: 636
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 77
  • 7th grade: 78
  • 8th grade: 76
21 to 1 30 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Frank J. Zamboni
15733 South Orange Ave
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8048
  • Total: 646
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 88
  • 7th grade: 72
  • 8th grade: 89
20 to 1 33 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Harry Wirtz Elementary
8535 Contreras St
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8068
  • Total: 845
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 108
  • 6th grade: 90
  • 7th grade: 103
  • 8th grade: 96
22 to 1 38 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Hollydale
5511 Century Blvd
South Gate, CA 90280
562-602-8016
  • Total: 1,098
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 108
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 128
  • 4th grade: 116
  • 5th grade: 145
  • 6th grade: 127
  • 7th grade: 137
  • 8th grade: 129
23 to 1 49 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Howard Tanner
7210 Rosecrans Ave
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8060
  • Total: 772
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 92
  • 6th grade: 89
  • 7th grade: 83
  • 8th grade: 92
23 to 1 33 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Jefferson Elementary
4285 Jefferson St
Riverside, CA 92504
951-352-8218
  • Total: 936
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 110
22 to 1 43 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Lakewood Elementary
750 Lakechime Dr
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
408-522-8272
  • Total: 499
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 60
20 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Leona Jackson
7220 Jackson St
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8020
  • Total: 628
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 102
  • 6th grade: 145
  • 7th grade: 130
  • 8th grade: 163
23 to 1 27 4th Grade 8th Grade
Los Cerritos
14626 Gundry Ave
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8040
  • Total: 851
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 85
  • 6th grade: 111
  • 7th grade: 90
  • 8th grade: 94
19 to 1 44 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Major Lynn Mokler
8571 East Flower St
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8044
  • Total: 647
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 81
  • 7th grade: 68
  • 8th grade: 81
21 to 1 31 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Mark Keppel
6630 East Mark Keppel St
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8028
  • Total: 624
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 74
  • 7th grade: 77
  • 8th grade: 73
23 to 1 27 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Paramount Park
14608 Paramount Blvd
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8052
  • Total: 742
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 73
  • 7th grade: 99
  • 8th grade: 90
24 to 1 31 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Theodore Roosevelt
13451 Merkel Ave
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8056
  • Total: 817
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 95
  • 7th grade: 97
  • 8th grade: 109
23 to 1 36 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Wesley Gaines
7340 East Jackson
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8012
  • Total: 411
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 1
19 to 1 22 Kindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Paramount Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Abraham Lincoln
15324 California
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8036
  • Total: 604
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 72
  • 7th grade: 88
  • 8th grade: 60
22 to 1 27 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Alondra
16200 South Downey Ave
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8004
  • Total: 885
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 87
  • 6th grade: 104
  • 7th grade: 113
  • 8th grade: 118
22 to 1 40 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Captain Raymond Collins
6125 Coke St
Long Beach, CA 90805
562-602-8008
  • Total: 636
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 77
  • 7th grade: 78
  • 8th grade: 76
21 to 1 30 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Frank J. Zamboni
15733 South Orange Ave
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8048
  • Total: 646
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 88
  • 7th grade: 72
  • 8th grade: 89
20 to 1 33 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Harry Wirtz Elementary
8535 Contreras St
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8068
  • Total: 845
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 108
  • 6th grade: 90
  • 7th grade: 103
  • 8th grade: 96
22 to 1 38 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Hollydale
5511 Century Blvd
South Gate, CA 90280
562-602-8016
  • Total: 1,098
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 108
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 128
  • 4th grade: 116
  • 5th grade: 145
  • 6th grade: 127
  • 7th grade: 137
  • 8th grade: 129
23 to 1 49 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Howard Tanner
7210 Rosecrans Ave
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8060
  • Total: 772
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 92
  • 6th grade: 89
  • 7th grade: 83
  • 8th grade: 92
23 to 1 33 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Leona Jackson
7220 Jackson St
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8020
  • Total: 628
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 102
  • 6th grade: 145
  • 7th grade: 130
  • 8th grade: 163
23 to 1 27 4th Grade 8th Grade
Los Cerritos
14626 Gundry Ave
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8040
  • Total: 851
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 85
  • 6th grade: 111
  • 7th grade: 90
  • 8th grade: 94
19 to 1 44 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Major Lynn Mokler
8571 East Flower St
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8044
  • Total: 647
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 81
  • 7th grade: 68
  • 8th grade: 81
21 to 1 31 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Mark Keppel
6630 East Mark Keppel St
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8028
  • Total: 624
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 74
  • 7th grade: 77
  • 8th grade: 73
23 to 1 27 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Paramount Park
14608 Paramount Blvd
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8052
  • Total: 742
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 73
  • 7th grade: 99
  • 8th grade: 90
24 to 1 31 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Theodore Roosevelt
13451 Merkel Ave
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8056
  • Total: 817
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 95
  • 7th grade: 97
  • 8th grade: 109
23 to 1 36 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Wesley Gaines
7340 East Jackson
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8012
  • Total: 411
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 1
19 to 1 22 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Paramount Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Paramount High
14429 South Downey Ave
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-6067
  • Total: 4,533
  • 9th grade: 1,261
  • 10th grade: 1,236
  • 11th grade: 1,071
  • 12th grade: 965
23 to 1 196 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Paramount Unified Community Day
14507 Paramount Blvd
Paramount, CA 90723
562-602-8080
  • Total: 39
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 9
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 11
  • 12th grade: 5
10 to 1 4 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $12,840
  • Median family income: $39,184
  • Median male income: $22,264
  • Median female income: $16,212
  • Median income of a renter: $29,647
  • Median income of a home owner: $48,819
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,805 3,660 3,685 3,285 1,170

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