Average Teacher Salary in Southern Kern Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Southern Kern Unified School District is $54,781.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,085 $18,213 $19,626 $23,858 $31,650 $42,085
Kindergarten $59,141 $36,203 $44,525 $57,423 $72,406 $85,460
Elementary $61,416 $36,425 $46,806 $61,066 $75,391 $88,025
Middle school $61,165 $35,990 $45,115 $57,670 $76,096 $91,998
High school $65,098 $39,766 $49,748 $64,428 $80,695 $93,566

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General Facts

  • Staff: 282
  • Full time teachers: 163
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 25 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 41
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 96
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 52
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,280

Financial Statistics for Southern Kern Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,195,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,933,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,101,000
  • Total revenue: $33,229,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $15,639,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $16,036,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,541,000
  • Expenditures per student: $54,000
  • Total expenditures: $28,957,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,655,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $812,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $94,000

Information on Schools within Southern Kern Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Southern Kern Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Rosamond Elementary
1981 Rosamond Blvd
Rosamond, CA 93560
661-256-5050
  • Total: 749
  • Kindergarten: 128
  • 1st grade: 142
  • 2nd grade: 107
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 129
  • 5th grade: 122
20 to 1 39 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Westpark Elementary
25 San Carlo
Irvine, CA 92614
949-936-6400
  • Total: 590
  • Kindergarten: 121
  • 1st grade: 130
  • 2nd grade: 135
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 134
  • 5th grade: 118
21 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Southern Kern Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Tropico Middle
3180 Mojave-tropico Rd
Rosamond, CA 93560
661-256-5040
  • Total: 808
  • 6th grade: 289
  • 7th grade: 281
  • 8th grade: 238
24 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Southern Kern Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Rosamond High
2925 Rosamond Blvd
Rosamond, CA 93560
661-256-5020
  • Total: 926
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 256
  • 10th grade: 263
  • 11th grade: 205
  • 12th grade: 201
21 to 1 45 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Abraham Lincoln Alternative
3056 Glendower St
Rosamond, CA 93560
661-256-5090
  • Total: 135
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 11
  • 7th grade: 26
  • 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 15
  • 11th grade: 21
  • 12th grade: 20
47 to 1 3 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Rare Earth High (continuation)
3082 Glendower St
Rosamond, CA 93560
661-256-5090
  • Total: 72
  • 8th grade: 15
  • 9th grade: 8
  • 10th grade: 19
  • 11th grade: 21
  • 12th grade: 9
17 to 1 4 8th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,446
  • Median family income: $47,070
  • Median male income: $35,691
  • Median female income: $19,335
  • Median income of a renter: $27,089
  • Median income of a home owner: $51,238
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    850 785 925 1,055 255

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