Average Teacher Salary in Saddleback Valley Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Saddleback Valley Unified School District is $58,406.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,556 $20,694 $23,142 $27,715 $34,042 $40,643
Kindergarten $56,185 $29,994 $36,535 $51,876 $71,335 $91,321
Elementary $65,767 $33,908 $43,678 $66,617 $84,381 $100,203
Middle school $68,127 $36,920 $52,233 $69,005 $85,597 $99,927
High school $72,397 $40,544 $56,853 $73,904 $89,842 $103,205

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,473
  • Full time teachers: 1,377
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 21 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 341
  • Instructional Coordinators: 30
  • Elementary Teachers: 823
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 69
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 441
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 33,007

Financial Statistics for Saddleback Valley Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $156,764,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $144,557,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $11,558,000
  • Total revenue: $312,879,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $178,114,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $174,985,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $52,369,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,224,000
  • Total expenditures: $339,026,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $103,034,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $14,252,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $292,000

Information on Schools within Saddleback Valley Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Saddleback Valley Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Aliso Elementary
4545 Carpinteria Ave
Carpinteria, CA 93013
805-684-4539
  • Total: 392
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 68
21 to 1 19 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cielo Vista Elementary
650 Paseo Dorotea
Palm Springs, CA 92264
760-416-8250
  • Total: 547
  • Kindergarten: 122
  • 1st grade: 145
  • 2nd grade: 124
  • 3rd grade: 144
  • 4th grade: 140
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 129
19 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cordillera Elementary
25952 Cordillera Dr
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-830-3400
  • Total: 617
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 78
  • 6th grade: 83
22 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade
De Portola Elementary
27031 Preciados Dr
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-586-5830
  • Total: 575
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 103
23 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Del Cerro Elementary
24382 Regina St
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-830-5430
  • Total: 474
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 76
  • 6th grade: 70
23 to 1 20 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Del Lago Elementary
27181 Entidad St
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-855-1125
  • Total: 509
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 75
  • 6th grade: 71
23 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Foothill Ranch Elementary
1 Torino Dr
Foothill Ranch, CA 92691
949-470-4885
  • Total: 1,317
  • Kindergarten: 165
  • 1st grade: 163
  • 2nd grade: 194
  • 3rd grade: 196
  • 4th grade: 202
  • 5th grade: 202
  • 6th grade: 195
25 to 1 52 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Glen Yermo Elementary
26400 Trabuco Rd
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-586-6766
  • Total: 515
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 67
  • 6th grade: 64
23 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
La Madera Elementary
25350 Serrano Rd
Lake Forest, CA 92630
949-770-1415
  • Total: 615
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 102
23 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
La Tierra Elementary
24150 Lindley St
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-770-9555
  • Total: 179
  • Kindergarten: 20
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 15
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 24
  • 5th grade: 25
  • 6th grade: 36
20 to 1 9 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Lake Forest Elementary
21801 Pittsford Dr
Lake Forest, CA 92630
949-830-9945
  • Total: 802
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 120
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 130
  • 6th grade: 114
25 to 1 32 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Linda Vista Elementary
2772 Ulric St
San Diego, CA 92111
858-496-8196
  • Total: 539
  • Kindergarten: 104
  • 1st grade: 112
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 89
18 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lomarena Elementary
25100 Earharoute Rd
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
949-581-1370
  • Total: 518
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 75
  • 6th grade: 73
23 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Marguerite M. O'neill Elementary
24701 San Doval Ln
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-830-1280
  • Total: 410
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 68
  • 6th grade: 73
23 to 1 18 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Melinda Heights Elementary
21001 Rancho Trabuco
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
949-888-7311
  • Total: 1,189
  • Kindergarten: 123
  • 1st grade: 165
  • 2nd grade: 180
  • 3rd grade: 194
  • 4th grade: 177
  • 5th grade: 175
  • 6th grade: 175
25 to 1 47 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Montevideo Elementary
13000 Brdmoor Dr
San Ramon, CA 94583
925-803-7450
  • Total: 539
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 62
20 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Olivewood Elementary
23391 Dune Mear Rd
Lake Forest, CA 92630
949-837-6682
  • Total: 456
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 58
  • 6th grade: 69
23 to 1 20 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Portola Hills Elementary
19422 Saddleback Ranch Rd
Trabuco Canyon, CA 92679
949-459-9370
  • Total: 848
  • Kindergarten: 112
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 124
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 114
  • 5th grade: 128
  • 6th grade: 146
26 to 1 33 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Ralph A. Gates Elementary
23882 Landisview Ave
Lake Forest, CA 92630
949-837-2260
  • Total: 853
  • Kindergarten: 138
  • 1st grade: 133
  • 2nd grade: 141
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 111
  • 5th grade: 97
  • 6th grade: 114
21 to 1 41 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Rancho Canada Elementary
21801 Winding Way
Lake Forest, CA 92630
949-768-5252
  • Total: 699
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 125
  • 6th grade: 110
24 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Robinson Elementary
21400 Lindsay Dr
Trabuco Canyon, CA 92679
949-589-2446
  • Total: 845
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 124
  • 4th grade: 121
  • 5th grade: 145
  • 6th grade: 157
23 to 1 36 Kindergarten 6th Grade
San Joaquin Elementary
22182 Barbera
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
949-581-3450
  • Total: 620
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 101
22 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Santiago Elementary
2212 North Baker St
Santa Ana, CA 92706
714-564-8400
  • Total: 859
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 63
22 to 1 40 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Trabuco Elementary
31052 Trabuco Canyon Rd
Trabuco Canyon, CA 92678
949-858-0343
  • Total: 71
  • Kindergarten: 9
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 10
  • 3rd grade: 9
  • 4th grade: 9
  • 5th grade: 6
  • 6th grade: 11
14 to 1 5 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Trabuco Mesa Elementary
21301 Avenida De Los Flores
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
949-858-3339
  • Total: 637
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 113
  • 6th grade: 89
24 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Valencia Elementary
541 West 22nd St
Upland, CA 91784
909-949-7830
  • Total: 696
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 102
  • 6th grade: 74
22 to 1 32 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Saddleback Valley Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
La Paz Intermediate
25151 Pradera Dr
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-830-1720
  • Total: 1,134
  • 7th grade: 570
  • 8th grade: 564
25 to 1 46 7th Grade 8th Grade
Los Alisos Intermediate
25171 Moor Ave
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-830-9700
  • Total: 1,086
  • 7th grade: 546
  • 8th grade: 540
24 to 1 46 7th Grade 8th Grade
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate
21931 Alma Aldea
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
949-459-8253
  • Total: 1,678
  • 7th grade: 798
  • 8th grade: 880
26 to 1 65 7th Grade 8th Grade
Serrano Intermediate
24642 Jeronimo Rd
Lake Forest, CA 92630
949-586-3221
  • Total: 1,384
  • 7th grade: 670
  • 8th grade: 714
25 to 1 57 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Saddleback Valley Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
El Toro High
25255 Toledo Way
Lake Forest, CA 92630
949-586-6333
  • Total: 2,861
  • 9th grade: 771
  • 10th grade: 723
  • 11th grade: 717
  • 12th grade: 650
26 to 1 110 9th Grade 12th Grade
Laguna Hills High
25401 Paseo De Valencia
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
949-770-5447
  • Total: 1,842
  • 9th grade: 463
  • 10th grade: 461
  • 11th grade: 452
  • 12th grade: 466
26 to 1 72 9th Grade 12th Grade
Mission Viejo High
25025 Chrisanta Dr
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-837-7722
  • Total: 2,841
  • 9th grade: 706
  • 10th grade: 774
  • 11th grade: 701
  • 12th grade: 660
26 to 1 108 9th Grade 12th Grade
Trabuco Hills High
27501 Cordova Rd
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-768-1934
  • Total: 3,270
  • 9th grade: 876
  • 10th grade: 867
  • 11th grade: 758
  • 12th grade: 769
26 to 1 124 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Esperanza
25121 Pradera Dr
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-830-5470
  • Total: 87
  • 7th grade: 12
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 58
10 to 1 9 7th Grade 12th Grade
Mira Monte High (alternative)
25632 Diseno Dr
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-830-8857
  • Total: 119
  • 10th grade: 11
  • 11th grade: 34
  • 12th grade: 74
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade
Silverado High
25632 Peter A. Hartman Way
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
949-586-8800
  • Total: 384
  • 10th grade: 47
  • 11th grade: 150
  • 12th grade: 187
18 to 1 21 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $30,964
  • Median family income: $78,513
  • Median male income: $47,240
  • Median female income: $27,886
  • Median income of a renter: $44,522
  • Median income of a home owner: $75,374
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,050 5,530 8,550 17,175 18,195

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