Average Teacher Salary in Pocatello District

The average teacher salary in Pocatello District is $39,281.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $17,312 $14,360 $15,169 $16,810 $18,834 $21,293
Kindergarten $34,255 $21,010 $27,425 $35,645 $40,545 $46,310
Elementary $48,232 $42,566 $45,211 $49,109 $52,624 $54,787
Middle school $48,175 $32,205 $37,410 $45,810 $57,520 $69,280
High school $48,434 $43,094 $45,975 $49,688 $53,216 $55,381

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,129
  • Full time teachers: 620
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 98
  • Instructional Coordinators: 9
  • Elementary Teachers: 299
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 26
  • Pre-K Teachers: 6
  • High School Teachers: 289
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 12,588

Financial Statistics for Pocatello District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $13,966,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $58,213,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $10,839,000
  • Total revenue: $83,018,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $47,329,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $49,762,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $14,881,000
  • Expenditures per student: $180,000
  • Total expenditures: $80,126,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $28,696,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $4,948,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $128,000

Information on Schools within Pocatello District

Elementary Schools within the Pocatello District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chubbuck Elementary School
600 West Chastain Dr
Chubbuck, ID 83202
208-237-2271
  • Total: 618
  • Kindergarten: 98
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 78
23 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Claude A Wilcox Elementary School
427 Lark Ln
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-237-6050
  • Total: 618
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 84
20 to 1 31 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Edahow Elementary School
2020 Pocatello Creek Rd
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-233-1844
  • Total: 369
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 57
24 to 1 16 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Gate City Elementary School
2288 Hiskey St
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-237-2503
  • Total: 506
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 62
23 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Greenacres Elementary School
1250 East Oak St
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-233-2575
  • Total: 365
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 37
19 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Indian Hills Elementary School
666 Cheyenne Ave
Pocatello, ID 83204
208-232-4086
  • Total: 626
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 89
  • 6th grade: 105
21 to 1 30 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Isu Early Learning Class
Isu Campus
Pocatello, ID 83209
208-232-3563
  • Total: 19
  • Kindergarten: 8
  • 1st grade: 7
  • 2nd grade: 4
19 to 1 1 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Jefferson Elementary School
600 North Fillmore St
Jerome, ID 83338
208-324-8896
  • Total: 525
  • Kindergarten: 165
  • 1st grade: 153
  • 2nd grade: 150
  • 3rd grade: 154
  • 4th grade: 160
  • 5th grade: 247
21 to 1 25 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Lewis & Clark Elementary School
800 Grace Dr
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-233-2552
  • Total: 550
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 80
  • 6th grade: 71
21 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Lincoln Preschool Center
330 Oakwood Dr
Pocatello, ID 83204
208-233-6606
  • Total: 99
  • Pre-k: 99
18 to 1 6 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Pocatello Community Charter
615 West Maplacee
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-478-2522
  • Total: 320
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 34
  • 7th grade: 37
  • 8th grade: 32
19 to 1 17 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Rulon M Ellis Elementary School
11888 North Whitaker Rd
Chubbuck, ID 83202
208-237-4742
  • Total: 592
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 89
  • 6th grade: 88
22 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Syringa Elementary School
388 East Griffith Rd
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-237-4040
  • Total: 512
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 58
  • 6th grade: 53
22 to 1 23 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Tendoy Elementary School
957 East Alameda Rd
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-233-2921
  • Total: 409
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 46
21 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Tyhee Elementary School
12743 West Tyhee Rd
Pocatello, ID 83202
208-237-0551
  • Total: 515
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 64
  • 6th grade: 72
19 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Washington Elementary School
1500 Fillmore St
Caldwell, ID 83605
208-455-3317
  • Total: 533
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 94
20 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Pocatello District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Franklin Middle School
2271 East Terry St
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-233-5590
  • Total: 681
  • 7th grade: 352
  • 8th grade: 329
21 to 1 33 7th Grade 8th Grade
Hawthorne Middle School
1025 West Eldredge St
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-237-1680
  • Total: 518
  • 7th grade: 247
  • 8th grade: 271
19 to 1 28 7th Grade 8th Grade
Irving Middle School
911 North Grant Ave
Pocatello, ID 83204
208-232-3039
  • Total: 524
  • 7th grade: 276
  • 8th grade: 248
19 to 1 28 7th Grade 8th Grade
Pocatello Community Charter
615 West Maplacee
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-478-2522
  • Total: 320
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 34
  • 7th grade: 37
  • 8th grade: 32
19 to 1 17 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Pocatello District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Century High School
7801 Diamondback Dr
Pocatello, ID 83204
208-478-6863
  • Total: 1,024
  • 9th grade: 298
  • 10th grade: 229
  • 11th grade: 267
  • 12th grade: 230
20 to 1 51 9th Grade 12th Grade
Highland High School
1800 Bench Rd
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-237-1300
  • Total: 1,319
  • 9th grade: 325
  • 10th grade: 344
  • 11th grade: 304
  • 12th grade: 346
21 to 1 63 9th Grade 12th Grade
Pocatello High School
325 North Arthur St
Pocatello, ID 83204
208-233-2056
  • Total: 1,120
  • 9th grade: 308
  • 10th grade: 285
  • 11th grade: 253
  • 12th grade: 274
19 to 1 59 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Pocatello District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alameda Center
845 Mckinley Ave
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-232-7119
  • Total: 24
  • 7th grade: 9
  • 8th grade: 15
5 to 1 5 7th Grade 12th Grade
New Horizons High School (alt)
845 Mckinley Ave
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-232-7119
  • Total: 189
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 41
  • 11th grade: 50
  • 12th grade: 82
11 to 1 18 9th Grade 12th Grade
Pocatello Juvenile Detention
137 South 5th St
Pocatello, ID 83201
208-234-1080
  • Total: 13
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 6
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 2
13 to 1 1 1st Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,277
  • Median family income: $44,071
  • Median male income: $23,739
  • Median female income: $11,693
  • Median income of a renter: $20,000
  • Median income of a home owner: $46,171
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,360 3,475 4,025 4,040 1,685