Average Teacher Salary in West Contra Costa Unified School District

The average teacher salary in West Contra Costa Unified School District is $55,028.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $31,275 $22,243 $25,221 $29,561 $35,218 $41,877
Kindergarten $56,417 $37,664 $43,614 $53,344 $69,778 $81,104
Elementary $62,458 $40,072 $48,370 $61,399 $76,491 $87,808
Middle school $60,701 $39,215 $48,077 $59,751 $72,851 $85,800
High school $64,292 $39,927 $50,188 $64,320 $78,749 $90,447

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,708
  • Full time teachers: 1,561
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 19 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 214
  • Instructional Coordinators: 33
  • Elementary Teachers: 947
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 122
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 416
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 31,448

Financial Statistics for West Contra Costa Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $141,163,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $189,032,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $33,194,000
  • Total revenue: $363,389,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $173,541,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $167,590,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $66,829,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,950,000
  • Total expenditures: $404,279,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $74,334,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $17,005,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $32,000

Information on Schools within West Contra Costa Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the West Contra Costa Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bayview Elementary
3001 16th St
San Pablo, CA 94806
510-231-1401
  • Total: 562
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 66
21 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Castro Elementary
7125 Donal Ave
El Cerrito, CA 94530
510-234-6200
  • Total: 234
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 6th grade: 29
15 to 1 16 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Cesar E. Chavez Elementary
301 North Marquita St
Oxnard, CA 93030
805-483-2389
  • Total: 587
  • Kindergarten: 153
  • 1st grade: 136
  • 2nd grade: 153
  • 3rd grade: 170
  • 4th grade: 155
  • 5th grade: 157
22 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Collins Elementary
1224 Pinole Valley Rd
Pinole, CA 94564
510-724-3086
  • Total: 425
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 64
19 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Coronado Elementary
2001 Virginia Ave
Richmond, CA 94804
510-231-2798
  • Total: 390
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 51
18 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Dover Elementary
1871 21st St
San Pablo, CA 94806
510-231-1420
  • Total: 567
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 103
18 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Edward M. Downer Elementary
1777 Sanford Ave
San Pablo, CA 94806
510-234-3851
  • Total: 678
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 92
  • 6th grade: 100
18 to 1 38 Kindergarten 6th Grade
El Sobrante Elementary
1060 Manor Rd
El Sobrante, CA 94803
510-223-4500
  • Total: 220
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 25
  • 2nd grade: 32
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 30
  • 6th grade: 28
15 to 1 15 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Ellerhorst Elementary
3501 Pinole Valley Rd
Pinole, CA 94564
510-231-1426
  • Total: 441
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 68
20 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Fairmont Elementary
1355 Marshall Rd
Vacaville, CA 95687
707-453-6240
  • Total: 498
  • Kindergarten: 131
  • 1st grade: 136
  • 2nd grade: 116
  • 3rd grade: 148
  • 4th grade: 132
  • 5th grade: 142
  • 6th grade: 141
18 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Ford Elementary
2711 Maricopa Ave
Richmond, CA 94804
510-231-1421
  • Total: 421
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 71
17 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Grant Elementary
200 Grant Ave
Petaluma, CA 94952
707-778-4742
  • Total: 350
  • Kindergarten: 199
  • 1st grade: 216
  • 2nd grade: 195
  • 3rd grade: 178
  • 4th grade: 188
  • 5th grade: 185
20 to 1 18 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Hanna Ranch Elementary
2480 Refugio Valley Rd
Hercules, CA 94547
510-245-9902
  • Total: 449
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 74
20 to 1 23 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Harding Elementary
1625 Robbins St
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
805-965-8994
  • Total: 502
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 66
  • 6th grade: 68
20 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Highland Elementary
701 North Stevenson St
Visalia, CA 93291
559-730-7769
  • Total: 511
  • Kindergarten: 148
  • 1st grade: 121
  • 2nd grade: 121
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 121
  • 5th grade: 118
  • 6th grade: 127
23 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Kensington Elementary
90 Highland Blvd
Kensington, CA 94708
510-231-1415
  • Total: 554
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 60
21 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
King Elementary
2640 East Lafayette St
Stockton, CA 95205
209-933-7230
  • Total: 896
  • Kindergarten: 136
  • 1st grade: 159
  • 2nd grade: 159
  • 3rd grade: 142
  • 4th grade: 149
  • 5th grade: 144
19 to 1 47 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Lake Elementary
4950 Lake Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92056
760-945-5300
  • Total: 789
  • Kindergarten: 117
  • 1st grade: 125
  • 2nd grade: 122
  • 3rd grade: 148
  • 4th grade: 133
  • 5th grade: 144
22 to 1 36 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln Elementary
1220 Fourth St
Simi Valley, CA 93065
805-520-6725
  • Total: 394
  • Kindergarten: 188
  • 1st grade: 182
  • 2nd grade: 152
  • 3rd grade: 131
  • 4th grade: 142
  • 5th grade: 149
22 to 1 18 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Lupine Hills Elementary
1919 Lupine Rd
Hercules, CA 94547
510-231-1411
  • Total: 407
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 74
20 to 1 21 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Madera Elementary
250 Royal Ave
Simi Valley, CA 93065
805-520-6740
  • Total: 450
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 71
  • 6th grade: 33
23 to 1 20 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Middle College High
2101 Moorpark Ave
San Jose, CA 95128
408-298-2181
  • Total: 39
  • 9th grade: 81
  • 10th grade: 75
  • 11th grade: 80
  • 12th grade: 74
20 to 1 2 1st Grade 12th Grade
Mira Vista Elementary
6397 Hazel Ave
Richmond, CA 94805
510-231-1416
  • Total: 405
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 59
19 to 1 21 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Montalvin Manor Elementary
300 Christine Dr
San Pablo, CA 94806
510-231-1405
  • Total: 472
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 60
18 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Murphy Elementary
4350 Valley View Rd
El Sobrante, CA 94803
510-231-1427
  • Total: 295
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 49
  • 6th grade: 41
18 to 1 16 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Nystrom Elementary
230 Harbour Way South
Richmond, CA 94804
510-231-1406
  • Total: 351
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 41
17 to 1 21 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Ohlone Elementary
950 Amarillo Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94303
650-856-1726
  • Total: 473
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 81
17 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Olinda Elementary
109 Lilac Ln
Brea, CA 92823
714-528-7475
  • Total: 335
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 42
  • 6th grade: 32
24 to 1 14 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Peres Elementary
719 Fifth St
Richmond, CA 94801
510-231-1407
  • Total: 501
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 75
  • 6th grade: 71
19 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Richmond College Prep K-5 Charter
217 South 11th St
Richmond, CA 94804
510-232-4004
  • Total: 119
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 14
20 to 1 6 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Riverside Elementary
1300 Amador St
Richmond, CA 94806
510-231-1409
  • Total: 378
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 32
20 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Shannon Elementary
685 Marlesta Rd
Pinole, CA 94564
510-724-0943
  • Total: 317
  • Kindergarten: 33
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 56
21 to 1 15 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Sheldon Elementary
2601 May Rd
Richmond, CA 94803
510-231-1414
  • Total: 356
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 61
20 to 1 18 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Stege Elementary
4949 Cypress Ave
Richmond, CA 94804
510-231-1425
  • Total: 317
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 32
19 to 1 17 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Stewart Elementary
2040 Hoke Dr
Pinole, CA 94564
510-231-1410
  • Total: 519
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 66
  • 7th grade: 65
  • 8th grade: 66
20 to 1 26 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Tara Hills Elementary
2300 Dolan Way
San Pablo, CA 94806
510-231-1428
  • Total: 498
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 71
  • 6th grade: 72
21 to 1 24 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Valley View Elementary
11750 Gramercy Placeace
Riverside, CA 92505
951-351-9379
  • Total: 512
  • Kindergarten: 108
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 114
  • 3rd grade: 115
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 121
  • 6th grade: 141
21 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Verde Elementary
2000 Giaramita St
Richmond, CA 94801
510-231-1408
  • Total: 321
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 35
  • 6th grade: 43
23 to 1 14 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Washington Elementary
500 South Garden
Visalia, CA 93277
559-730-7795
  • Total: 332
  • Kindergarten: 252
  • 1st grade: 263
  • 2nd grade: 215
21 to 1 16 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Wilson Elementary
305 East Kamm Ave
Dinuba, CA 93618
559-595-7270
  • Total: 559
  • Kindergarten: 123
  • 1st grade: 127
  • 2nd grade: 121
  • 3rd grade: 124
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 93
22 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the West Contra Costa Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Adams Middle
2600 Riplaceey Ave
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
310-798-8636
  • Total: 828
  • 6th grade: 226
  • 7th grade: 284
  • 8th grade: 318
21 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade
Crespi Junior High
1121 Allview Ave
El Sobrante, CA 94803
510-223-8611
  • Total: 551
  • 7th grade: 271
  • 8th grade: 280
20 to 1 27 7th Grade 8th Grade
Helms Middle
2500 Rd 20
San Pablo, CA 94806
510-233-3988
  • Total: 755
  • 6th grade: 130
  • 7th grade: 329
  • 8th grade: 296
19 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade
Hercules Middle
1900 Refugio Valley Rd
Hercules, CA 94547
510-231-1429
  • Total: 767
  • 6th grade: 227
  • 7th grade: 265
  • 8th grade: 275
28 to 1 27 6th Grade 8th Grade
King Elementary
2640 East Lafayette St
Stockton, CA 95205
209-933-7230
  • Total: 896
  • Kindergarten: 136
  • 1st grade: 159
  • 2nd grade: 159
  • 3rd grade: 142
  • 4th grade: 149
  • 5th grade: 144
19 to 1 47 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Lovonya Dejean Middle
3400 Macdonald Ave
Richmond, CA 94805
510-231-1430
  • Total: 663
  • 6th grade: 181
  • 7th grade: 232
  • 8th grade: 250
21 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade
Manzanita Middle
1615 Carlson Blvd
Richmond, CA 94804
510-524-5500
  • Total: 150
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 50
17 to 1 9 6th Grade 8th Grade
Pinole Middle
1575 Mann Dr
Pinole, CA 94564
510-724-4042
  • Total: 719
  • 7th grade: 370
  • 8th grade: 349
20 to 1 36 7th Grade 8th Grade
Portola Junior High
1021 Navellier St
El Cerrito, CA 94530
510-524-0405
  • Total: 553
  • 6th grade: 99
  • 7th grade: 240
  • 8th grade: 214
16 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade
Stewart Elementary
2040 Hoke Dr
Pinole, CA 94564
510-231-1410
  • Total: 519
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 66
  • 7th grade: 65
  • 8th grade: 66
20 to 1 26 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the West Contra Costa Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
De Anza Senior High
5000 Valley View Rd
Richmond, CA 94803
510-223-3811
  • Total: 952
  • 9th grade: 239
  • 10th grade: 257
  • 11th grade: 239
  • 12th grade: 217
20 to 1 48 9th Grade 12th Grade
El Cerrito Senior High
540 Ashbury Ave
El Cerrito, CA 94530
510-525-0234
  • Total: 1,208
  • 9th grade: 328
  • 10th grade: 300
  • 11th grade: 308
  • 12th grade: 272
23 to 1 53 9th Grade 12th Grade
Hercules High
1900 Refugio Valley Rd
Hercules, CA 94547
510-231-1429
  • Total: 1,107
  • 9th grade: 258
  • 10th grade: 298
  • 11th grade: 261
  • 12th grade: 290
22 to 1 51 9th Grade 12th Grade
Kennedy High
4300 Cutting Blvd
Richmond, CA 94804
510-231-1433
  • Total: 920
  • 9th grade: 272
  • 10th grade: 249
  • 11th grade: 207
  • 12th grade: 192
20 to 1 45 9th Grade 12th Grade
Leadership Public Schools: Richmond
157 Ninth St
Richmond, CA 94801
510-235-4522
  • Total: 325
  • 9th grade: 104
  • 10th grade: 76
  • 11th grade: 76
  • 12th grade: 69
19 to 1 17 9th Grade 12th Grade
Middle College High
2101 Moorpark Ave
San Jose, CA 95128
408-298-2181
  • Total: 39
  • 9th grade: 81
  • 10th grade: 75
  • 11th grade: 80
  • 12th grade: 74
20 to 1 2 1st Grade 12th Grade
Pinole Valley High
2900 Pinole Valley Rd
Pinole, CA 94564
510-758-4664
  • Total: 1,652
  • 9th grade: 445
  • 10th grade: 441
  • 11th grade: 410
  • 12th grade: 356
23 to 1 71 9th Grade 12th Grade
Richmond High
1250 23rd St
Richmond, CA 94804
510-237-8770
  • Total: 1,724
  • 9th grade: 458
  • 10th grade: 472
  • 11th grade: 380
  • 12th grade: 414
22 to 1 80 9th Grade 12th Grade
West County Community High
1615 Carlson Blvd
Richmond, CA 94804
510-898-1495
  • Total: 100
  • 9th grade: 45
  • 10th grade: 43
  • 11th grade: 12
13 to 1 8 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the West Contra Costa Unified School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Delta Continuation High
5000 Valley View Rd
Richmond, CA 94803
510-758-7550
  • Total: 78
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 27
  • 12th grade: 36
26 to 1 3 9th Grade 12th Grade
Gompers (samuel) Continuation
157 Ninth St
Richmond, CA 94801
510-231-1402
  • Total: 231
  • 9th grade: 70
  • 10th grade: 73
  • 11th grade: 65
  • 12th grade: 23
21 to 1 11 9th Grade 12th Grade
Harbour Way Elementary Community Day
2465 Dolan Way
San Pablo, CA 94806
510-741-2855
  • Total: 34
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 6
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 21
17 to 1 2 4th Grade 8th Grade
Kappa Continuation High
4300 Cutting Blvd
Richmond, CA 94804
510-234-0281
  • Total: 99
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 25
  • 11th grade: 32
  • 12th grade: 30
24 to 1 4 9th Grade 12th Grade
North Campus Continuation
2465 Dolan Way
San Pablo, CA 94806
510-741-2857
  • Total: 189
  • Kindergarten: 3
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 43
  • 10th grade: 45
  • 11th grade: 51
  • 12th grade: 40
24 to 1 8 9th Grade 12th Grade
Omega Continuation High
1250 23rd St
Richmond, CA 94804
510-215-3348
  • Total: 79
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 38
  • 11th grade: 23
  • 12th grade: 7
26 to 1 3 9th Grade 12th Grade
Transition Learning Center
2465 Dolan Way
San Pablo, CA 94806
510-741-2835
  • Total: 51
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 3
  • 4th grade: 4
  • 5th grade: 7
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade: 2
6 to 1 8 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Vista High (alternative)
2625 Barnard Rd
San Pablo, CA 94806
510-231-1431
  • Total: 262
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 13
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 51
  • 11th grade: 78
  • 12th grade: 72
19 to 1 14 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Wccusd Community Day School Program
157 Ninth St
Richmond, CA 94801
510-231-1160
  • Total: 27
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 18
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade: 1
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $22,406
  • Median family income: $55,996
  • Median male income: $31,614
  • Median female income: $25,359
  • Median income of a renter: $35,156
  • Median income of a home owner: $62,065
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    10,110 8,255 11,010 15,490 10,280

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