Average Teacher Salary in Sweetwater Union High School District

The average teacher salary in Sweetwater Union High School District is $57,382.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,060 $19,010 $23,300 $28,020 $33,220 $39,740
Kindergarten $53,950 $32,580 $38,310 $50,160 $68,730 $83,850
Elementary $68,990 $36,550 $48,730 $67,810 $85,850 $109,070
Middle school $68,030 $42,770 $53,980 $66,250 $81,590 $99,800
High school $66,880 $37,370 $48,630 $66,020 $83,840 $100,630

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,780
  • Full time teachers: 1,857
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 20 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 616
  • Instructional Coordinators: 16
  • Elementary Teachers: 608
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 1,249
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 42,319

Financial Statistics for Sweetwater Union High School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $136,808,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $289,208,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $30,046,000
  • Total revenue: $456,062,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $223,531,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $256,814,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $65,573,000
  • Expenditures per student: $16,591,000
  • Total expenditures: $512,161,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $101,109,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $22,127,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Sweetwater Union High School District

Middle Schools within the Sweetwater Union High School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bonita Vista Middle
650 Otay Lakes Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91910
619-397-2200
  • Total: 1,144
  • 7th grade: 541
  • 8th grade: 603
24 to 1 47 7th Grade 8th Grade
Castle Park Middle
160 Quintard St
Chula Vista, CA 91911
619-691-5490
  • Total: 1,168
  • 7th grade: 573
  • 8th grade: 593
  • 9th grade: 2
22 to 1 53 7th Grade 8th Grade
Chula Vista Middle
415 Fifth Ave
Chula Vista, CA 91910
619-498-6800
  • Total: 1,155
  • 7th grade: 566
  • 8th grade: 589
24 to 1 48 7th Grade 8th Grade
Eastlake Middle
900 Duncan Ranch Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91914
619-591-4000
  • Total: 1,556
  • 7th grade: 775
  • 8th grade: 781
25 to 1 62 7th Grade 8th Grade
Granger Junior High
2101 Granger Ave
National City, CA 91950
619-472-6000
  • Total: 1,134
  • 7th grade: 399
  • 8th grade: 381
  • 9th grade: 354
24 to 1 47 7th Grade 9th Grade
Hilltop Middle
44 East J St
Chula Vista, CA 91910
619-498-2700
  • Total: 1,249
  • 7th grade: 594
  • 8th grade: 655
24 to 1 52 7th Grade 8th Grade
Mar Vista Middle
1267 Thermal Ave
San Diego, CA 92154
619-628-5700
  • Total: 1,100
  • 7th grade: 548
  • 8th grade: 551
  • 9th grade: 1
23 to 1 48 7th Grade 8th Grade
Montgomery Middle
2470 Ulric St
San Diego, CA 92111
858-496-8330
  • Total: 552
  • 6th grade: 241
  • 7th grade: 299
  • 8th grade: 294
17 to 1 33 6th Grade 8th Grade
National City Middle
1701 D Ave
National City, CA 91950
619-336-2600
  • Total: 815
  • 7th grade: 431
  • 8th grade: 384
21 to 1 38 7th Grade 8th Grade
Rancho Del Rey Middle
1174 East J St
Chula Vista, CA 91910
619-397-2500
  • Total: 1,672
  • 7th grade: 880
  • 8th grade: 791
  • 9th grade: 1
25 to 1 66 7th Grade 8th Grade
Southwest Middle
2710 Iris St
San Diego, CA 92154
619-628-4000
  • Total: 771
  • 7th grade: 389
  • 8th grade: 382
19 to 1 41 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Sweetwater Union High School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bonita Vista Senior High
751 Otay Lakes Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91913
619-397-2000
  • Total: 2,578
  • 9th grade: 628
  • 10th grade: 629
  • 11th grade: 631
  • 12th grade: 690
27 to 1 95 9th Grade 12th Grade
Castle Park Senior High
1395 Hilltop Dr
Chula Vista, CA 91911
619-691-5600
  • Total: 1,967
  • 9th grade: 417
  • 10th grade: 484
  • 11th grade: 511
  • 12th grade: 555
24 to 1 83 9th Grade 12th Grade
Chula Vista Senior High
820 Fourth Ave
Chula Vista, CA 91911
619-691-5765
  • Total: 2,957
  • 9th grade: 742
  • 10th grade: 760
  • 11th grade: 748
  • 12th grade: 707
24 to 1 122 9th Grade 12th Grade
Eastlake High
1120 Eastlake Parkway
Chula Vista, CA 91915
619-397-3800
  • Total: 2,638
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 632
  • 10th grade: 648
  • 11th grade: 672
  • 12th grade: 685
25 to 1 104 9th Grade 12th Grade
Hilltop Senior High
555 Claire Ave
Chula Vista, CA 91910
619-476-4200
  • Total: 2,618
  • 9th grade: 646
  • 10th grade: 629
  • 11th grade: 684
  • 12th grade: 659
26 to 1 103 9th Grade 12th Grade
Maac Community Charter
1385 Third Ave
Chula Vista, CA 91911
619-476-0749
  • Total: 361
  • 10th grade: 16
  • 11th grade: 53
  • 12th grade: 292
34 to 1 11 9th Grade 12th Grade
Mar Vista Senior High
505 Elm Ave
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
619-691-5500
  • Total: 2,133
  • 9th grade: 475
  • 10th grade: 491
  • 11th grade: 532
  • 12th grade: 635
24 to 1 90 9th Grade 12th Grade
Montgomery Senior High
3250 Palm Ave
San Diego, CA 92154
619-628-3007
  • Total: 2,044
  • 9th grade: 422
  • 10th grade: 479
  • 11th grade: 523
  • 12th grade: 620
23 to 1 87 9th Grade 12th Grade
Olympian High
1925 Magdalena Ave
Chula Vista, CA 91913
619-656-2400
  • Total: 1,355
  • 9th grade: 475
  • 10th grade: 370
  • 11th grade: 294
  • 12th grade: 216
26 to 1 52 9th Grade 12th Grade
Otay Ranch Senior High
1250 Olympic Parkway
Chula Vista, CA 91913
619-591-5000
  • Total: 2,803
  • 9th grade: 638
  • 10th grade: 698
  • 11th grade: 698
  • 12th grade: 769
26 to 1 110 9th Grade 12th Grade
San Ysidro High
5353 Airway Rd
San Diego, CA 92154
619-710-2300
  • Total: 2,501
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 605
  • 10th grade: 629
  • 11th grade: 592
  • 12th grade: 674
23 to 1 107 9th Grade 12th Grade
Southwest Senior High
1685 Hollister St
San Diego, CA 92154
619-628-3023
  • Total: 2,108
  • 9th grade: 519
  • 10th grade: 505
  • 11th grade: 493
  • 12th grade: 591
23 to 1 91 9th Grade 12th Grade
Sweetwater High
2900 Highland Ave
National City, CA 91950
619-474-9700
  • Total: 2,888
  • 9th grade: 438
  • 10th grade: 814
  • 11th grade: 793
  • 12th grade: 843
26 to 1 112 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Sweetwater Union High School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alta Vista Academy
730 Medical Center Ct.
Chula Vista, CA 91911
619-216-5160
  • Total: 62
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 6
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 20
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade: 9
7 to 1 8 7th Grade 12th Grade
Bounce Back
467 Moss St
Chula Vista, CA 91911
619-585-7800
  • Total: 138
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 35
  • 12th grade: 98
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade
East Hills Academy
1791 Rock Mountain Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91913
619-656-2490
  • Total: 19
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 3
5 to 1 4 7th Grade 12th Grade
Fifth Avenue Academy
1130 Fifth Ave
Chula Vista, CA 91911
619-585-6000
  • Total: 12
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade: 2
4 to 1 3 7th Grade 12th Grade
Options Secondary
467 Moss St
Chula Vista, CA 91911
619-585-7896
  • Total: 328
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 55
  • 9th grade: 44
  • 10th grade: 64
  • 11th grade: 61
  • 12th grade: 53
15 to 1 22 7th Grade 12th Grade
Palomar High
480 Palomar St
Chula Vista, CA 91911
619-407-4800
  • Total: 467
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 38
  • 11th grade: 106
  • 12th grade: 322
15 to 1 31 7th Grade 12th Grade
Sweetwater Community Day
505 1/2 Elm Ave
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
619-628-3056
  • Total: 26
  • 8th grade: 15
  • 9th grade: 11
7 to 1 4 7th Grade 9th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,199
  • Median family income: $44,054
  • Median male income: $25,096
  • Median female income: $16,656
  • Median income of a renter: $28,649
  • Median income of a home owner: $56,331
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    21,415 17,890 18,295 19,790 9,525

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