Average Teacher Salary in Riverside Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Riverside Unified School District is $54,111.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,351 $18,997 $21,780 $26,125 $32,298 $40,949
Kindergarten $56,865 $36,344 $43,987 $54,222 $68,615 $83,305
Elementary $62,634 $38,114 $47,576 $61,581 $77,758 $90,297
Middle school $59,514 $36,865 $45,341 $58,388 $73,238 $86,065
High school $63,195 $39,142 $47,890 $62,647 $78,660 $90,524

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,776
  • Full time teachers: 1,916
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 21 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 446
  • Instructional Coordinators: 64
  • Elementary Teachers: 1,154
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 139
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 592
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 39,756

Financial Statistics for Riverside Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $86,795,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $286,604,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $33,576,000
  • Total revenue: $406,975,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $215,994,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $217,995,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $69,230,000
  • Expenditures per student: $8,749,000
  • Total expenditures: $421,045,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $111,390,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $18,348,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $5,000

Information on Schools within Riverside Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Riverside Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Adams Elementary
2130 South Raitt St
Santa Ana, CA 92704
714-430-5900
  • Total: 658
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 68
21 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Alcott Elementary
2433 Central Ave
Riverside, CA 92506
951-788-7451
  • Total: 892
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 125
  • 3rd grade: 127
  • 4th grade: 135
  • 5th grade: 140
  • 6th grade: 138
22 to 1 40 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Benjamin Franklin Elementary
2650 Oak Ave
Corona, CA 92882
951-739-5645
  • Total: 857
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 107
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 126
  • 5th grade: 127
  • 6th grade: 127
22 to 1 39 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Bryant Elementary
4324 Third St
Riverside, CA 92501
951-788-7453
  • Total: 385
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 69
22 to 1 18 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Castle View Elementary
6201 Shaker Dr
Riverside, CA 92506
951-788-7460
  • Total: 560
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 85
  • 6th grade: 95
22 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Emerson Elementary
4660 Ottawa Ave
Riverside, CA 92507
951-788-7462
  • Total: 711
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 124
22 to 1 33 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Fremont Elementary
1930 West 10th St
Santa Ana, CA 92703
714-972-4300
  • Total: 871
  • Kindergarten: 142
  • 1st grade: 157
  • 2nd grade: 132
  • 3rd grade: 125
  • 4th grade: 124
  • 5th grade: 114
  • 6th grade: 120
21 to 1 41 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Harrison Elementary
2901 Harrison St
Riverside, CA 92503
951-352-6712
  • Total: 775
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 108
  • 2nd grade: 112
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 121
  • 5th grade: 122
  • 6th grade: 115
24 to 1 32 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Hawthorne Elementary
705 West Hawthorne St
Ontario, CA 91762
909-986-6582
  • Total: 756
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 44
23 to 1 33 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Highgrove Elementary
690 Center St
Riverside, CA 92507
951-788-7296
  • Total: 710
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 114
  • 5th grade: 78
  • 6th grade: 117
22 to 1 33 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Highland Elementary
1650 Sonoma Ave
Seaside, CA 93955
831-583-2024
  • Total: 417
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 109
20 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hyatt Elementary
400 East Shaver St
San Jacinto, CA 92583
951-654-9391
  • Total: 511
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 42
19 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Jackson Elementary
4585 Jackson St
Riverside, CA 92503
951-352-8211
  • Total: 817
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 74
  • 6th grade: 10
20 to 1 41 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Jefferson Elementary
221 Old Hernandez Rd
Paicines, CA 95043
831-389-4593
  • Total: 22
  • Kindergarten: 111
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 108
15 to 1 2 Kindergarten 8th Grade
John F. Kennedy Elementary
19125 Schoolhouse Ln
Riverside, CA 92508
951-789-7570
  • Total: 1,014
  • Kindergarten: 122
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 151
  • 3rd grade: 145
  • 4th grade: 142
  • 5th grade: 165
  • 6th grade: 170
24 to 1 42 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Lake Mathews Elementary
12252 Blackburn Rd
Riverside, CA 92503
951-352-5520
  • Total: 718
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 120
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 94
22 to 1 32 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Liberty Elementary
1300 West Sonya Ln
Santa Maria, CA 93458
805-361-4530
  • Total: 632
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 113
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 114
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 68
19 to 1 33 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Longfellow Elementary
6005 South Magnolia Ave
Whittier, CA 90601
562-789-3180
  • Total: 650
  • Kindergarten: 115
  • 1st grade: 146
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 107
23 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Madison Elementary
351 West Phillips Blvd
Pomona, CA 91766
909-397-4643
  • Total: 657
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 107
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 143
  • 5th grade: 115
  • 6th grade: 117
24 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Magnolia Elementary
1905 Magnolia Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92008
760-331-5600
  • Total: 423
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 93
  • 6th grade: 103
19 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mark Twain Elementary
19411 Krameria Ave
Riverside, CA 92508
951-789-8170
  • Total: 965
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 106
  • 5th grade: 108
22 to 1 44 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Monroe Elementary
402 West Colorado Blvd
Monrovia, CA 91016
626-471-2300
  • Total: 480
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 63
21 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mountain View Elementary
5465 Queen Anne Ln
Santa Barbara, CA 93111
805-681-1284
  • Total: 372
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 80
18 to 1 21 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Pachappa Elementary
6200 Riverside Ave
Riverside, CA 92506
951-788-7355
  • Total: 707
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 108
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 102
21 to 1 35 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Patricia Beatty Elementary
4261 Latham Rd
Riverside, CA 92501
951-276-2070
  • Total: 656
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 75
  • 6th grade: 108
21 to 1 31 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Riverside Virtual
4011 Fourteenth St
Riverside, CA 92506
951-276-2006
  • Total: 8
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 2
8 to 1 1 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Tomas Rivera Elementary
20440 Red Poppy Ln
Riverside, CA 92508
951-697-5757
  • Total: 779
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 139
  • 5th grade: 131
  • 6th grade: 138
23 to 1 34 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Victoria Elementary
9963 Richardson St
San Bernardino, CA 92408
909-478-5670
  • Total: 573
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 80
  • 6th grade: 94
19 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Washington Elementary
4402 West Oakdale Rd
Winton, CA 95388
209-358-5679
  • Total: 113
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 32
  • 5th grade: 61
16 to 1 7 4th Grade 8th Grade
William Howard Taft Elementary
959 Mission Grove Parkway Nort
Riverside, CA 92506
951-776-3018
  • Total: 759
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 124
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 105
  • 6th grade: 120
21 to 1 36 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Woodcrest Elementary
16940 Krameria Ave
Riverside, CA 92504
951-776-4122
  • Total: 575
  • Kindergarten: 149
  • 1st grade: 155
  • 2nd grade: 170
  • 3rd grade: 164
  • 4th grade: 137
  • 5th grade: 148
22 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Riverside Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Amelia Earhart Middle
20202 Aptos St
Riverside, CA 92508
951-697-5700
  • Total: 1,612
  • 7th grade: 809
  • 8th grade: 803
25 to 1 64 7th Grade 8th Grade
Central Middle
4795 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92506
951-788-7282
  • Total: 758
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 201
  • 8th grade: 226
23 to 1 33 7th Grade 8th Grade
Chemawa Middle
8830 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92503
951-352-8244
  • Total: 1,272
  • 7th grade: 660
  • 8th grade: 612
23 to 1 54 7th Grade 8th Grade
Jefferson Elementary
221 Old Hernandez Rd
Paicines, CA 95043
831-389-4593
  • Total: 22
  • Kindergarten: 111
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 108
15 to 1 2 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Matthew Gage Middle
6400 Lincoln Ave
Riverside, CA 92506
951-788-7350
  • Total: 1,184
  • 7th grade: 558
  • 8th grade: 626
24 to 1 49 7th Grade 8th Grade
Sierra Middle
6768 Alexandria Placeace
Stockton, CA 95207
209-953-8748
  • Total: 568
  • 6th grade: 148
  • 7th grade: 336
  • 8th grade: 322
23 to 1 24 7th Grade 8th Grade
University Heights Middle
1155 Massachusetts Ave
Riverside, CA 92507
951-788-7388
  • Total: 825
  • 7th grade: 428
  • 8th grade: 397
26 to 1 32 7th Grade 8th Grade
Washington Elementary
4402 West Oakdale Rd
Winton, CA 95388
209-358-5679
  • Total: 113
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 32
  • 5th grade: 61
16 to 1 7 4th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Riverside Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Arlington High
2951 Jackson St
Riverside, CA 92503
951-352-8316
  • Total: 2,218
  • 9th grade: 780
  • 10th grade: 553
  • 11th grade: 463
  • 12th grade: 422
24 to 1 92 9th Grade 12th Grade
Gateway To College Early College High
4800 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92506
951-222-8931
  • Total: 210
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 23
  • 12th grade: 182
50 to 1 4 9th Grade 12th Grade
John W. North High
1550 Third St
Riverside, CA 92507
951-788-7311
  • Total: 2,512
  • 9th grade: 774
  • 10th grade: 614
  • 11th grade: 525
  • 12th grade: 599
24 to 1 104 9th Grade 12th Grade
Martin Luther King Jr. High
9301 Wood Rd
Riverside, CA 92508
951-789-5690
  • Total: 3,055
  • 9th grade: 823
  • 10th grade: 785
  • 11th grade: 768
  • 12th grade: 679
26 to 1 118 9th Grade 12th Grade
Polytechnic High
5450 Victoria Ave
Riverside, CA 92506
951-788-7203
  • Total: 2,837
  • 9th grade: 1,279
  • 10th grade: 1,272
  • 11th grade: 1,100
  • 12th grade: 1,105
24 to 1 120 9th Grade 12th Grade
Ramona High
1401 Hanson Ln
Ramona, CA 92065
760-787-4000
  • Total: 1,940
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 517
  • 10th grade: 485
  • 11th grade: 470
  • 12th grade: 467
24 to 1 80 9th Grade 12th Grade
Riverside Virtual
4011 Fourteenth St
Riverside, CA 92506
951-276-2006
  • Total: 8
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 2
8 to 1 1 Kindergarten 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Abraham Lincoln Continuation
4341 Victoria Ave
Riverside, CA 92507
951-788-7371
  • Total: 313
  • 9th grade: 81
  • 10th grade: 106
  • 11th grade: 85
  • 12th grade: 41
23 to 1 14 9th Grade 12th Grade
Opportunity Program
6401 Lincoln Ave
Riverside, CA 92506
951-276-7670
  • Total: 303
  • 7th grade: 21
  • 8th grade: 31
  • 9th grade: 114
  • 10th grade: 61
  • 11th grade: 52
  • 12th grade: 24
23 to 1 13 7th Grade 12th Grade
Raincross High (continuation)
6401 Lincoln Ave
Riverside, CA 92506
951-276-7670
  • Total: 184
  • 9th grade: 80
  • 10th grade: 44
  • 11th grade: 42
  • 12th grade: 18
19 to 1 10 9th Grade 12th Grade
Summit View Independent Study
6401 Lincoln Ave
Riverside, CA 92506
951-276-7670
  • Total: 887
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 6
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 5
  • 7th grade: 19
  • 8th grade: 15
  • 9th grade: 181
  • 10th grade: 234
  • 11th grade: 225
  • 12th grade: 196
33 to 1 27 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Sunshine Special Education
9390 California Ave
Riverside, CA 92503
951-352-8488
  • Total: 55
  • Kindergarten: 2
7 to 1 8 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,551
  • Median family income: $50,456
  • Median male income: $28,613
  • Median female income: $17,735
  • Median income of a renter: $25,018
  • Median income of a home owner: $60,890
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    10,300 7,750 8,895 11,620 7,480

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