Average Teacher Salary in Tustin Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Tustin Unified School District is $58,600.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,571 $20,721 $23,152 $27,755 $34,126 $40,785
Kindergarten $56,576 $29,772 $36,320 $52,607 $72,365 $91,981
Elementary $65,520 $33,442 $42,947 $66,629 $84,405 $99,860
Middle school $69,047 $37,402 $53,207 $70,300 $86,532 $100,726
High school $72,286 $40,336 $57,087 $73,977 $89,555 $102,438

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,669
  • Full time teachers: 907
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 24 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 197
  • Instructional Coordinators: 11
  • Elementary Teachers: 567
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 52
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 254
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 18,821

Financial Statistics for Tustin Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $101,537,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $82,580,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,669,000
  • Total revenue: $192,786,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $98,999,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $96,522,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $30,981,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,385,000
  • Total expenditures: $180,842,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $54,289,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $7,516,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,000

Information on Schools within Tustin Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Tustin Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Arroyo Elementary
225 Ulysses St
Simi Valley, CA 93065
805-306-4420
  • Total: 367
  • Kindergarten: 125
  • 1st grade: 125
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 104
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 121
23 to 1 16 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Barbara Benson Elementary
12712 Elizabeth Way
Tustin, CA 92780
714-730-7531
  • Total: 386
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 57
20 to 1 19 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Benjamin F. Beswick Elementary
1362 Mitchell Ave
Tustin, CA 92780
714-730-7385
  • Total: 612
  • Kindergarten: 107
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 91
22 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
C. C. Lambert Elementary
1151 San Juan St
Tustin, CA 92780
714-730-7457
  • Total: 545
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 112
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 90
21 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Guin Foss Elementary
18492 Vanderlip Ave
Santa Ana, CA 92705
714-730-7552
  • Total: 427
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 72
23 to 1 19 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Helen Estock Elementary
14741 North B St
Tustin, CA 92680
714-730-7390
  • Total: 478
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 99
22 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hicks Canyon Elementary
3817 Viewpark
Irvine, CA 92602
714-734-1878
  • Total: 894
  • Kindergarten: 132
  • 1st grade: 153
  • 2nd grade: 180
  • 3rd grade: 146
  • 4th grade: 141
  • 5th grade: 142
23 to 1 39 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Jeane Thorman Elementary
1402 Sycamore Ave
Tustin, CA 92780
714-730-7364
  • Total: 724
  • Kindergarten: 145
  • 1st grade: 142
  • 2nd grade: 120
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 106
  • 5th grade: 110
23 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Ladera Elementary
1211 Calle Almendro
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
805-492-3565
  • Total: 404
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 55
20 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Loma Vista Elementary
13822 Prospect Ave
Santa Ana, CA 92705
714-730-7528
  • Total: 591
  • Kindergarten: 104
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 81
  • 6th grade: 58
23 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Marjorie Veeh Elementary
1701 San Juan St
Tustin, CA 92730
714-730-7544
  • Total: 428
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 63
23 to 1 19 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Myford Elementary
3181 Trevino Dr
Irvine, CA 92602
714-734-1875
  • Total: 797
  • Kindergarten: 125
  • 1st grade: 157
  • 2nd grade: 127
  • 3rd grade: 133
  • 4th grade: 128
  • 5th grade: 127
24 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Peters Canyon Elementary
26900 Peters Canyon Rd
Tustin, CA 92782
714-730-7540
  • Total: 618
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 110
  • 2nd grade: 128
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 73
21 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Red Hill Elementary
11911 Red Hill Ave
Santa Ana, CA 92705
714-730-7543
  • Total: 508
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 92
22 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Robert Heideman Elementary
15571 Williams St
Tustin, CA 92780
714-730-7521
  • Total: 441
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 69
22 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Tustin Memorial Elementary
12712 Browning Ave
Santa Ana, CA 92705
714-730-7546
  • Total: 606
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 117
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 102
23 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Tustin Ranch Elementary
12950 Robinson Dr
Tustin, CA 92782
714-730-7580
  • Total: 575
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 83
22 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
W. R. Nelson Elementary
14392 Browning Ave
Tustin, CA 92780
714-730-7536
  • Total: 586
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 105
22 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Tustin Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
A. G. Currie Middle
1402 Sycamore Ave
Tustin, CA 92780
714-730-7360
  • Total: 751
  • 6th grade: 259
  • 7th grade: 244
  • 8th grade: 248
23 to 1 33 6th Grade 8th Grade
C. E. Utt Middle
13601 Browning Ave
Tustin, CA 92780
714-730-7573
  • Total: 913
  • 6th grade: 309
  • 7th grade: 272
  • 8th grade: 332
26 to 1 36 6th Grade 8th Grade
Columbus Tustin Middle
17952 Beneta Way
Tustin, CA 92780
714-730-7352
  • Total: 920
  • 6th grade: 303
  • 7th grade: 300
  • 8th grade: 317
27 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade
Hewes Middle
13232 Hewes Ave
Santa Ana, CA 92705
714-730-7348
  • Total: 964
  • 6th grade: 327
  • 7th grade: 325
  • 8th grade: 312
27 to 1 36 6th Grade 8th Grade
Pioneer Middle
225 East College Ave
Porterville, CA 93257
559-782-7200
  • Total: 490
  • 6th grade: 180
  • 7th grade: 218
  • 8th grade: 190
18 to 1 27 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Tustin Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Arnold O. Beckman High
3588 Bryan Ave
Irvine, CA 92602
714-734-2900
  • Total: 2,221
  • 9th grade: 606
  • 10th grade: 614
  • 11th grade: 542
  • 12th grade: 459
27 to 1 83 9th Grade 12th Grade
Foothill High
230 Pala Ave
San Jose, CA 95127
408-928-9100
  • Total: 404
  • 9th grade: 564
  • 10th grade: 553
  • 11th grade: 535
  • 12th grade: 510
20 to 1 21 9th Grade 12th Grade
Tustin High
1171 El Camino Real
Tustin, CA 92780
714-730-7414
  • Total: 1,983
  • 9th grade: 564
  • 10th grade: 550
  • 11th grade: 468
  • 12th grade: 401
24 to 1 82 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hillview High (continuation)
19061 Foothill Blvd
Santa Ana, CA 92705
714-730-7356
  • Total: 173
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 62
  • 12th grade: 109
18 to 1 10 9th Grade 12th Grade
Sycamore High (alternative)
13780 Orange St
Tustin, CA 92705
714-730-7395
  • Total: 15
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade: 9
75 to 1 not available 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $28,853
  • Median family income: $67,754
  • Median male income: $36,206
  • Median female income: $26,242
  • Median income of a renter: $42,334
  • Median income of a home owner: $82,606
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,195 3,735 4,560 6,510 8,160

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