Average Teacher Salary in Chester Community Unit School District 139

The average teacher salary in Chester Community Unit School District 139 is $39,056.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,900 $16,360 $17,210 $22,850 $29,280 $38,030
Kindergarten $42,830 $30,800 $34,370 $40,390 $50,390 $56,770
Elementary $42,710 $20,070 $31,470 $42,120 $53,700 $63,700
Middle school $41,190 $19,400 $27,890 $39,700 $51,690 $65,390
High school $42,650 $18,280 $29,160 $41,720 $55,160 $66,500

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General Facts

  • Staff: 80
  • Full time teachers: 73
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): not available
  • Instructional Coordinators: not available
  • Elementary Teachers: 38
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 3
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 30
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,021

Financial Statistics for Chester Community Unit School District 139

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,137,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $4,850,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,004,000
  • Total revenue: $8,991,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $4,805,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $4,565,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,329,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $9,402,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $2,054,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $917,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $224,000

Information on Schools within Chester Community Unit School District 139

Elementary Schools within the Chester Community Unit School District 139

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chester Elementary School
650 Opdyke St
Chester, IL 62233
618-826-2354
  • Total: 664
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 74
  • 7th grade: 59
  • 8th grade: 72
16 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Chester Community Unit School District 139

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chester Elementary School
650 Opdyke St
Chester, IL 62233
618-826-2354
  • Total: 664
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 74
  • 7th grade: 59
  • 8th grade: 72
16 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Chester Community Unit School District 139

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chester High School
1901 Swanwick St
Chester, IL 62233
618-826-2302
  • Total: 357
  • 9th grade: 84
  • 10th grade: 89
  • 11th grade: 97
  • 12th grade: 87
12 to 1 30 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,589
  • Median family income: $49,099
  • Median male income: $31,468
  • Median female income: $17,759
  • Median income of a renter: $22,702
  • Median income of a home owner: $42,708
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    350 380 555 485 220

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