Average Teacher Salary in Okeechobee

The average teacher salary in Okeechobee is $42,144.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,740 $15,950 $17,620 $20,710 $24,090 $27,480
Kindergarten $45,570 $33,030 $36,440 $43,230 $53,420 $61,190
Elementary $45,500 $32,810 $36,130 $42,690 $53,540 $62,320
Middle school $46,730 $33,630 $37,740 $45,210 $54,370 $62,290
High school $51,180 $34,010 $38,990 $49,810 $59,180 $72,820

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General Facts

  • Staff: 941
  • Full time teachers: 486
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 97
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 162
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 31
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: 146
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 7,004

Financial Statistics for Okeechobee

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $21,294,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $39,506,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $9,077,000
  • Total revenue: $69,877,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $32,957,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $31,856,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,771,000
  • Expenditures per student: $279,000
  • Total expenditures: $64,042,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $10,856,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,076,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $495,000

Information on Schools within Okeechobee

Elementary Schools within the Okeechobee

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Elementary School
610 SW 5th Ave
Okeechobee, FL 34974
863-462-5077
  • Total: 540
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 88
13 to 1 41 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Everglades Elementary School
3725 SE 8th St
Okeechobee, FL 34974
863-462-5108
  • Total: 733
  • Pre-k: 66
  • Kindergarten: 129
  • 1st grade: 149
  • 2nd grade: 159
  • 3rd grade: 175
  • 4th grade: 187
  • 5th grade: 188
14 to 1 54 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
New Endeavor High School
575 SW 28th St
Okeechobee, FL 34974
863-462-5125
  • Total: 289
  • Pre-k: 146
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 4
  • 4th grade: 15
  • 5th grade: 18
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 16
  • 8th grade: 17
  • 9th grade: 51
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 1
14 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
North Elementary School
3000 NW 10th Terrace
Okeechobee, FL 34972
863-462-5100
  • Total: 719
  • Kindergarten: 128
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 117
  • 3rd grade: 116
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 121
14 to 1 52 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Osceola Middle School
825 SW 28th St
Okeechobee, FL 34974
863-462-5070
  • Total: 946
  • 6th grade: 369
  • 7th grade: 391
  • 8th grade: 413
16 to 1 59 5th Grade 8th Grade
Seminole Elementary School
2690 NW 42nd Ave
Okeechobee, FL 34972
863-462-5116
  • Total: 564
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 53
13 to 1 44 Kindergarten 5th Grade
South Elementary School
2468 SW 7th Ave
Okeechobee, FL 34974
863-462-5087
  • Total: 427
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 108
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 1
13 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Student Serv./special Programs
700 SW 2nd Ave
Okeechobee, FL 34974
863-462-5000
  • Total: 13
  • Pre-k: 13
not available not available Prekindergarten Prekindergarten

Middle Schools within the Okeechobee

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Okeechobee Juvenile Justice Vision Quest-level 6
42660 Hwy 441 North
Okeechobee, FL 34972
863-763-6019
  • Total: 72
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 7
  • 8th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 29
  • 10th grade: 17
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 6
9 to 1 8 6th Grade 12th Grade
Osceola Middle School
825 SW 28th St
Okeechobee, FL 34974
863-462-5070
  • Total: 946
  • 6th grade: 369
  • 7th grade: 391
  • 8th grade: 413
16 to 1 59 5th Grade 8th Grade
Yearling Middle School
925 NW 23rd Ln
Okeechobee, FL 34972
863-462-5056
  • Total: 757
  • 6th grade: 264
  • 7th grade: 264
  • 8th grade: 227
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 1
14 to 1 55 6th Grade 11th Grade

High Schools within the Okeechobee

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
New Endeavor High School
575 SW 28th St
Okeechobee, FL 34974
863-462-5125
  • Total: 289
  • Pre-k: 146
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 4
  • 4th grade: 15
  • 5th grade: 18
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 16
  • 8th grade: 17
  • 9th grade: 51
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 1
14 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Okeechobee High School
2800 Hwy 441 North
Okeechobee, FL 34972
863-462-5025
  • Total: 1,319
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 538
  • 11th grade: 422
  • 12th grade: 350
18 to 1 75 9th Grade 12th Grade
Okeechobee Juvenile Justice Vision Quest-level 6
42660 Hwy 441 North
Okeechobee, FL 34972
863-763-6019
  • Total: 72
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 7
  • 8th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 29
  • 10th grade: 17
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 6
9 to 1 8 6th Grade 12th Grade
Yearling Middle School
925 NW 23rd Ln
Okeechobee, FL 34972
863-462-5056
  • Total: 757
  • 6th grade: 264
  • 7th grade: 264
  • 8th grade: 227
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 1
14 to 1 55 6th Grade 11th Grade

Other Schools within the Okeechobee (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Okeechobee Freshman Campus
610 SW 2nd Ave
Okeechobee, FL 34974
863-462-5288
  • Total: 483
  • 9th grade: 483
18 to 1 27 9th Grade 9th Grade
Okeechobee Juvenile Justice-level 10
5050 NE 168th St
Okeechobee, FL 34972
863-357-9922
  • Total: 95
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 24
  • 10th grade: 29
  • 11th grade: 14
  • 12th grade: 24
9 to 1 11 7th Grade 12th Grade
Okeechobee Juvenile Justice-level 6
1117 NE 39th Blvd
Okeechobee, FL 34972
863-763-6019
  • Total: 47
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 6
  • 9th grade: 19
  • 10th grade: 16
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade: 2
9 to 1 6 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,553
  • Median family income: $35,163
  • Median male income: $21,372
  • Median female income: $14,644
  • Median income of a renter: $23,258
  • Median income of a home owner: $33,641
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,920 2,270 1,985 1,405 585