Average Teacher Salary in Sierra Sands Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Sierra Sands Unified School District is $54,281.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,650 $18,726 $20,523 $24,836 $32,248 $42,109
Kindergarten $58,410 $36,970 $45,006 $56,799 $71,024 $83,091
Elementary $60,686 $37,056 $46,763 $60,246 $74,300 $86,155
Middle school $60,656 $36,763 $45,363 $57,895 $74,715 $89,365
High school $64,007 $39,923 $48,772 $63,312 $79,118 $91,705

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General Facts

  • Staff: 568
  • Full time teachers: 271
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 44
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 167
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 24
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 78
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,548

Financial Statistics for Sierra Sands Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $12,285,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $40,223,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,771,000
  • Total revenue: $58,279,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $27,288,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $27,002,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $11,474,000
  • Expenditures per student: $246,000
  • Total expenditures: $56,911,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,889,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,961,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $305,000

Information on Schools within Sierra Sands Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Sierra Sands Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Faller Elementary
1500 West Upjohn St
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
760-375-5081
  • Total: 490
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 87
20 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Gateway Elementary
501 South Gateway
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
760-384-3228
  • Total: 505
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 77
19 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Inyokern Elementary
Second And Locust
Inyokern, CA 93527
760-377-4336
  • Total: 203
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 31
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 30
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 33
18 to 1 11 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Las Flores Elementary
25862 Antonio Parkway
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
949-589-6935
  • Total: 630
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 72
21 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Pierce Elementary
674 North Gold Canyon
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
760-375-5016
  • Total: 378
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 55
17 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Rand Elementary
37400 Saint Elmo St
Johannesburg, CA 93528
760-374-2326
  • Total: 8
  • Kindergarten: 3
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 2
8 to 1 1 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Richmond Elementary
700-585 Richmond Rd East
Susanville, CA 96130
530-257-2338
  • Total: 219
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 75
  • 6th grade: 5
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 1
24 to 1 9 Kindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Sierra Sands Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
James Monroe Middle
340 West Church St
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
760-375-1301
  • Total: 545
  • 6th grade: 188
  • 7th grade: 179
  • 8th grade: 178
22 to 1 25 6th Grade 8th Grade
Murray Middle
921 East Inyokern Rd
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
760-446-5525
  • Total: 683
  • 6th grade: 219
  • 7th grade: 230
  • 8th grade: 234
22 to 1 31 6th Grade 8th Grade
Richmond Elementary
700-585 Richmond Rd East
Susanville, CA 96130
530-257-2338
  • Total: 219
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 75
  • 6th grade: 5
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 1
24 to 1 9 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Sierra Sands Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Burroughs High
1920 Clark Ave
Burbank, CA 91506
818-558-4777
  • Total: 2,737
  • 9th grade: 739
  • 10th grade: 688
  • 11th grade: 657
  • 12th grade: 653
23 to 1 120 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mesquite Continuation High
140 West Drummond
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
760-446-4561
  • Total: 144
  • 10th grade: 14
  • 11th grade: 68
  • 12th grade: 62
21 to 1 7 9th Grade 12th Grade
Sierra Sands Community Day
348 Rowe St
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
760-446-0352
  • Total: 6
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 2
not available not available 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,770
  • Median family income: $54,063
  • Median male income: $36,001
  • Median female income: $17,911
  • Median income of a renter: $26,955
  • Median income of a home owner: $56,346
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,950 1,320 1,545 2,535 1,370

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