Average Teacher Salary in Leon

The average teacher salary in Leon is $50,562.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $31,636 $17,375 $19,174 $25,558 $37,464 $58,399
Kindergarten $54,883 $34,795 $48,976 $54,667 $61,857 $76,307
Elementary $56,557 $38,456 $49,098 $54,886 $63,975 $81,556
Middle school $55,212 $36,643 $48,633 $54,384 $61,353 $77,935
High school $54,522 $35,945 $47,550 $53,420 $59,752 $77,276

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General Facts

  • Staff: 4,785
  • Full time teachers: 2,435
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 586
  • Instructional Coordinators: 13
  • Elementary Teachers: 1,037
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 131
  • Pre-K Teachers: 61
  • High School Teachers: 804
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 32,518

Financial Statistics for Leon

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $158,257,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $170,784,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $30,043,000
  • Total revenue: $359,084,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $150,231,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $175,243,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $46,282,000
  • Expenditures per student: $8,867,000
  • Total expenditures: $354,846,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $62,761,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $28,955,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,882,000

Information on Schools within Leon

Elementary Schools within the Leon

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Academic Resource Center
526 North Applaceeyard Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-487-1957
  • Total: 28
  • 2nd grade: 6
  • 3rd grade: 11
  • 4th grade: 6
  • 5th grade: 5
8 to 1 3 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Apalachee Elementary School
650 Trojan Trail
Tallahassee, FL 32311
850-488-7110
  • Total: 569
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 83
13 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Astoria Park Elementary School
2465 Atlas Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32303
850-488-4673
  • Total: 624
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 85
13 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Bond Elementary School
2204 Saxon St
Tallahassee, FL 32310
850-488-1176
  • Total: 612
  • Kindergarten: 121
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 108
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 86
13 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Buck Lake Elementary School
1600 Pedrick Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32317
850-488-6133
  • Total: 761
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 125
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 128
  • 3rd grade: 138
  • 4th grade: 129
  • 5th grade: 135
13 to 1 58 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Canopy Oaks Elementary School
3250 Point View Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32303
850-488-3301
  • Total: 640
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 96
13 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Chaires Elementary School
4774 Chaires Crossrd
Tallahassee, FL 32317
850-878-8534
  • Total: 572
  • Pre-k: 49
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 71
12 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fort Braden Elementary School
15100 Blountstown Hwy
Tallahassee, FL 32310
850-488-9374
  • Total: 605
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 59
  • 7th grade: 61
  • 8th grade: 63
13 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Frank Hartsfield Elementary School
1414 Chowkeebin Nene
Tallahassee, FL 32301
850-488-7322
  • Total: 562
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 87
13 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Gilchrist Elementary School
1301 Timberln Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32312
850-893-4310
  • Total: 882
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 123
  • 1st grade: 153
  • 2nd grade: 146
  • 3rd grade: 136
  • 4th grade: 163
  • 5th grade: 147
13 to 1 66 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Gretchen Everhart School
2750 Mission Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-488-5785
  • Total: 227
  • Pre-k: 54
  • Kindergarten: 5
  • 1st grade: 3
  • 2nd grade: 8
  • 3rd grade: 8
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 12
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 14
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 11
  • 11th grade: 16
  • 12th grade: 70
5 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Hawks Rise Elementary School
205 Meadow Ridge Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32312
850-487-4733
  • Total: 835
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 116
  • 1st grade: 129
  • 2nd grade: 126
  • 3rd grade: 147
  • 4th grade: 145
  • 5th grade: 153
13 to 1 67 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Imagine School At Evening Rose
3611 Austin Davis Blvd
Tallahassee, FL 32308
850-877-5187
  • Total: 326
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 42
  • 6th grade: 43
not available not available Kindergarten 6th Grade
J Michael Conley Elementary School At Southwoood
2400 East Orange Ave
Tallahassee, FL 32301
850-414-5610
  • Total: 555
  • Pre-k: 65
  • Kindergarten: 126
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 42
14 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
John G Riley Elementary School
1400 Indiana St
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-488-5840
  • Total: 506
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 70
13 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Kate Sullivan Elementary School
927 Miccosukee Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32308
850-487-1216
  • Total: 883
  • Kindergarten: 130
  • 1st grade: 146
  • 2nd grade: 179
  • 3rd grade: 128
  • 4th grade: 148
  • 5th grade: 152
15 to 1 61 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Killearn Lakes Elementary School
8037 Deer Lake Dr East
Tallahassee, FL 32312
850-893-1265
  • Total: 937
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 161
  • 1st grade: 146
  • 2nd grade: 168
  • 3rd grade: 171
  • 4th grade: 151
  • 5th grade: 138
14 to 1 67 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Leon County Juvenile Detention Center
2303 Ron Ellis Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32310
850-488-7672
  • Total: 39
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 9
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 1
36 to 1 1 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Mehrdad Pepper Ghazvini Learning Center
860 Blountstown Hwy
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-488-2087
  • Total: 150
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 5
  • 6th grade: 18
  • 7th grade: 22
  • 8th grade: 33
  • 9th grade: 40
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 4
8 to 1 20 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Pineview Elementary School
2230 Lake Bradford Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32310
850-488-2819
  • Total: 547
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 69
13 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Roberts Elementary School
5777 Centerville Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32309
850-488-0923
  • Total: 831
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 129
  • 1st grade: 144
  • 2nd grade: 129
  • 3rd grade: 150
  • 4th grade: 146
  • 5th grade: 128
13 to 1 63 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Ruediger Elementary School
526 West 10th Ave
Tallahassee, FL 32303
850-488-1074
  • Total: 589
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 89
13 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sabal Palm Elementary School
2813 Ridgeway St
Tallahassee, FL 32310
850-488-0167
  • Total: 720
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 86
13 to 1 55 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sealey Elementary School
2815 Allen Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32312
850-488-5640
  • Total: 545
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 71
13 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Springwood Elementary School
3801 Fred George Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32303
850-488-6225
  • Total: 609
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 90
13 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
The School Of Arts & Sciences
3208 Thomasville Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32308
850-386-6566
  • Total: 246
  • Kindergarten: 26
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 28
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 34
  • 7th grade: 26
  • 8th grade: 26
10 to 1 24 Kindergarten 8th Grade
W T Moore Elementary School
1706 Dempsey Mayo Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32308
850-877-6158
  • Total: 653
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 104
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 104
13 to 1 51 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Woodville Elementary School
9373 Woodville Hwy
Tallahassee, FL 32305
850-487-7043
  • Total: 465
  • Pre-k: 37
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 54
12 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Leon

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Adolescent Drug Treatment
3333 West Pensacola St
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-487-2277
  • Total: 15
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 1
not available not available 6th Grade 12th Grade
Belle Vue Middle School
2214 Belle Vue Way
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-488-4467
  • Total: 442
  • 6th grade: 142
  • 7th grade: 147
  • 8th grade: 153
13 to 1 35 6th Grade 8th Grade
C.k. Steele-leroy Collins Charter Middle School
428 West Tennessee St
Tallahassee, FL 32301
850-681-1929
  • Total: 64
  • 6th grade: 19
  • 7th grade: 21
  • 8th grade: 24
18 to 1 4 6th Grade 8th Grade
Deerlake Middle School
9902 Deer Lake Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32312
850-922-6545
  • Total: 1,101
  • 6th grade: 315
  • 7th grade: 321
  • 8th grade: 465
17 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School
915 Hillcrest Ave
Tallahassee, FL 32308
850-488-3364
  • Total: 780
  • 6th grade: 273
  • 7th grade: 238
  • 8th grade: 269
15 to 1 53 6th Grade 8th Grade
Fairview Middle School
3415 Zillah St
Tallahassee, FL 32305
850-488-6880
  • Total: 816
  • 6th grade: 289
  • 7th grade: 261
  • 8th grade: 266
15 to 1 54 6th Grade 8th Grade
Fort Braden Elementary School
15100 Blountstown Hwy
Tallahassee, FL 32310
850-488-9374
  • Total: 605
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 59
  • 7th grade: 61
  • 8th grade: 63
13 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Griffin Middle School
800 Alabama St
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-488-8436
  • Total: 414
  • 6th grade: 133
  • 7th grade: 125
  • 8th grade: 156
15 to 1 28 6th Grade 8th Grade
R. Frank Nims Middle School
723 West Orange Ave
Tallahassee, FL 32310
850-488-5960
  • Total: 334
  • 6th grade: 132
  • 7th grade: 100
  • 8th grade: 102
13 to 1 25 6th Grade 8th Grade
Raa Middle School
401 West Tharpe St
Tallahassee, FL 32303
850-488-6287
  • Total: 894
  • 6th grade: 343
  • 7th grade: 276
  • 8th grade: 275
15 to 1 59 6th Grade 8th Grade
Stars Middle School
1234 Blountstown Hwy
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-681-7827
  • Total: 178
  • 6th grade: 72
  • 7th grade: 72
  • 8th grade: 34
17 to 1 10 6th Grade 8th Grade
Swift Creek Middle School
2100 Pedrick Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32317
850-487-4868
  • Total: 791
  • 6th grade: 220
  • 7th grade: 284
  • 8th grade: 287
16 to 1 51 6th Grade 8th Grade
The School Of Arts & Sciences
3208 Thomasville Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32308
850-386-6566
  • Total: 246
  • Kindergarten: 26
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 28
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 34
  • 7th grade: 26
  • 8th grade: 26
10 to 1 24 Kindergarten 8th Grade
William J Montford III Middle School
5789 Pimlico Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32309
850-922-6011
  • Total: 652
  • 6th grade: 349
  • 7th grade: 303
18 to 1 37 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Leon

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Adolescent Drug Treatment
3333 West Pensacola St
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-487-2277
  • Total: 15
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 1
not available not available 6th Grade 12th Grade
Amos P. Godby High School
1717 West Tharpe St
Tallahassee, FL 32303
850-488-1325
  • Total: 1,294
  • 9th grade: 442
  • 10th grade: 328
  • 11th grade: 328
  • 12th grade: 196
15 to 1 87 9th Grade 12th Grade
Gretchen Everhart School
2750 Mission Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-488-5785
  • Total: 227
  • Pre-k: 54
  • Kindergarten: 5
  • 1st grade: 3
  • 2nd grade: 8
  • 3rd grade: 8
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 12
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 14
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 11
  • 11th grade: 16
  • 12th grade: 70
5 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
James Rickards High School
3013 Jim Lee Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32301
850-414-5500
  • Total: 1,258
  • 9th grade: 418
  • 10th grade: 328
  • 11th grade: 327
  • 12th grade: 185
15 to 1 86 9th Grade 12th Grade
Lawton Chiles High School
7200 Lawton Chiles Ln
Tallahassee, FL 32312
850-488-1756
  • Total: 1,938
  • 9th grade: 529
  • 10th grade: 504
  • 11th grade: 434
  • 12th grade: 471
17 to 1 113 9th Grade 12th Grade
Leon County Juvenile Detention Center
2303 Ron Ellis Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32310
850-488-7672
  • Total: 39
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 9
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 1
36 to 1 1 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Lincoln High School
3838 Trojan Trail
Tallahassee, FL 32311
850-487-2110
  • Total: 1,983
  • Pre-k: 4
  • 9th grade: 531
  • 10th grade: 528
  • 11th grade: 531
  • 12th grade: 389
15 to 1 129 9th Grade 12th Grade
Lively Technical Center
500 North Applaceeyard Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-487-7555
  • Total: 27
  • 12th grade: 27
not available 67 9th Grade 12th Grade
Mehrdad Pepper Ghazvini Learning Center
860 Blountstown Hwy
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-488-2087
  • Total: 150
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 5
  • 6th grade: 18
  • 7th grade: 22
  • 8th grade: 33
  • 9th grade: 40
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 4
8 to 1 20 Kindergarten 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Leon (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Desoto Trail Elementary School
2930 Velda Dairy Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32309
850-488-4511
  • Total: 599
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 107
13 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Devereux Sipp 1518
5850 T.g. Lee Blvd Ste 400
Orlando, FL 32822
850-414-6868
  • Total: 17
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 1
not available not available 2nd Grade 12th Grade
Leon County Jail
535 Applaceeyard Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-410-1249
  • Total: 10
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 3
not available not available 6th Grade 12th Grade
Leon High School
550 East Tennessee St
Tallahassee, FL 32308
850-488-1971
  • Total: 1,837
  • 9th grade: 540
  • 10th grade: 452
  • 11th grade: 480
  • 12th grade: 365
16 to 1 116 9th Grade 12th Grade
Life Skills Center
324 North Adams St
Tallahassee, FL 32301
850-599-9190
  • Total: 243
  • 9th grade: 93
  • 10th grade: 50
  • 11th grade: 64
  • 12th grade: 36
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade
Oak Ridge Elementary School
4530 Shelfer Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32305
850-488-3124
  • Total: 504
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 2
12 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Pace Center For Girls
7402 56th St Ste 306
Tampa, FL 33617
813-739-0410
  • Total: 48
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 17
  • 11th grade: 2
not available not available 6th Grade 12th Grade
Pace Secondary School
3413 Zillah St
Tallahassee, FL 32305
850-488-8927
  • Total: 71
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 4
  • 5th grade: 3
  • 6th grade: 8
  • 7th grade: 7
  • 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 12
  • 12th grade: 4
5 to 1 14 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Prek
500 North Applaceeyard Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-922-2099
  • Total: 260
  • Pre-k: 260
13 to 1 21 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Sail
725 North Macomb St
Tallahassee, FL 32303
850-488-2468
  • Total: 337
  • 9th grade: 96
  • 10th grade: 84
  • 11th grade: 99
  • 12th grade: 58
13 to 1 25 9th Grade 12th Grade
Tallahassee Marine Institute
2514 West Tharpe St
Tallahassee, FL 32303
850-921-1250
  • Total: 53
  • 6th grade: 7
  • 7th grade: 9
  • 8th grade: 11
  • 9th grade: 20
  • 10th grade: 6
not available not available 6th Grade 12th Grade
Teenage Parent Program (tap)
500 North Applaceeyard Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32304
850-487-7624
  • Total: 40
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade: 6
17 to 1 2 4th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,024
  • Median family income: $52,962
  • Median male income: $24,047
  • Median female income: $17,282
  • Median income of a renter: $20,619
  • Median income of a home owner: $54,691
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    11,170 8,130 11,915 14,730 8,845