Average Teacher Salary in Gary Community School Corporation

The average teacher salary in Gary Community School Corporation is $51,424.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,259 $18,054 $21,340 $26,250 $30,444 $36,922
Kindergarten $45,909 $30,206 $34,917 $43,580 $55,169 $64,757
Elementary $56,381 $32,695 $40,851 $53,153 $68,251 $88,053
Middle school $60,323 $35,456 $42,761 $56,031 $75,840 $95,342
High school $67,249 $38,721 $47,332 $63,713 $85,555 $103,412

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,231
  • Full time teachers: 750
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 450
  • Instructional Coordinators: 17
  • Elementary Teachers: 319
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 48
  • Pre-K Teachers: 21
  • High School Teachers: 362
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 12,626

Financial Statistics for Gary Community School Corporation

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $51,254,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $134,903,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $23,457,000
  • Total revenue: $209,614,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $89,852,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $96,628,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $42,822,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,911,000
  • Total expenditures: $183,408,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $40,476,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $12,165,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,289,000

Information on Schools within Gary Community School Corporation

Elementary Schools within the Gary Community School Corporation

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Benjamin Banneker Elementary School
1912 West 23rd Ave
Gary, IN 46404
219-977-2116
  • Total: 484
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 77
  • 6th grade: 64
23 to 1 21 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Beveridge Elementary School
1234 Cleveland St
Gary, IN 46404
219-977-2123
  • Total: 404
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 63
16 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Brunswick Elementary School
5701 West 7th Ave
Gary, IN 46406
219-977-2162
  • Total: 405
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 76
15 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School
1320 East 19th Ave
Gary, IN 46407
219-881-3600
  • Total: 572
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 81
  • 6th grade: 90
20 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Daniel Webster Elementary School
3720 Pierce St
Gary, IN 46408
219-980-6345
  • Total: 414
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 59
17 to 1 24 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Dr Bernard C Watson Academy For Boys
2065 Mississippi St
Gary, IN 46407
219-886-6569
  • Total: 260
  • Kindergarten: 26
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 34
  • 6th grade: 38
13 to 1 20 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Ernie Pyle Elementary School
2545 West 19th Place
Gary, IN 46404
219-977-2142
  • Total: 288
  • 5th grade: 129
  • 6th grade: 159
15 to 1 19 5th Grade 6th Grade
Frankie W Mccullough Academy For Girl
1110 West 21st Ave
Gary, IN 46407
219-977-2129
  • Total: 312
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 53
14 to 1 23 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Glen Park Academy For Excel In Learning
5002 Madison St
Gary, IN 46407
219-881-3620
  • Total: 730
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 112
  • 5th grade: 116
  • 6th grade: 103
18 to 1 40 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Ivanhoe Elementary School
5700 West 15th Ave
Gary, IN 46406
219-977-2136
  • Total: 445
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 86
18 to 1 25 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Jacques Marquette Elementary School
6401 Hemlock Ave
Gary, IN 46403
219-881-3610
  • Total: 744
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 106
  • 2nd grade: 124
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 103
  • 5th grade: 112
  • 6th grade: 95
23 to 1 33 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Jefferson Elementary School
18565 Cr 20
Goshen, IN 46528
574-822-5399
  • Total: 448
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 62
  • 6th grade: 45
16 to 1 28 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
John High Vohr Elementary School
1900 West 7th Ave
Gary, IN 46404
219-886-6580
  • Total: 318
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 45
17 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Kuny Elementary School
5050 Vermont St
Gary, IN 46409
219-980-6333
  • Total: 427
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 84
20 to 1 21 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Mary M Bethune Early Child Dev Center
2367 East 21st Ave
Gary, IN 46407
219-886-6542
  • Total: 673
  • Pre-k: 673
32 to 1 21 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten

Middle Schools within the Gary Community School Corporation

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bailly Middle School
4621 Georgia St
Gary, IN 46409
219-980-6326
  • Total: 534
  • 7th grade: 287
  • 8th grade: 247
15 to 1 35 7th Grade 8th Grade
Dunbar-pulaski Middle School
920 East 19th Ave
Gary, IN 46407
219-886-6581
  • Total: 536
  • 7th grade: 281
  • 8th grade: 255
17 to 1 31 7th Grade 8th Grade
Emerson Vpa
301 Parke St
Gary, IN 46403
219-938-1750
  • Total: 404
  • 6th grade: 24
  • 7th grade: 72
  • 8th grade: 69
  • 9th grade: 49
  • 10th grade: 61
  • 11th grade: 63
  • 12th grade: 66
16 to 1 26 6th Grade 12th Grade
Tolleston Middle School
2700 West 19th Ave
Gary, IN 46404
219-977-2145
  • Total: 690
  • 7th grade: 318
  • 8th grade: 372
17 to 1 41 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Gary Community School Corporation

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Emerson Vpa
301 Parke St
Gary, IN 46403
219-938-1750
  • Total: 404
  • 6th grade: 24
  • 7th grade: 72
  • 8th grade: 69
  • 9th grade: 49
  • 10th grade: 61
  • 11th grade: 63
  • 12th grade: 66
16 to 1 26 6th Grade 12th Grade
Lew Wallace High School
415 West 45th Ave
Gary, IN 46408
219-980-6305
  • Total: 834
  • 9th grade: 237
  • 10th grade: 226
  • 11th grade: 208
  • 12th grade: 163
16 to 1 53 9th Grade 12th Grade
Theodore Roosevelt High School
730 West 25th Ave
Gary, IN 46407
219-881-1500
  • Total: 721
  • 9th grade: 185
  • 10th grade: 207
  • 11th grade: 186
  • 12th grade: 143
18 to 1 40 9th Grade 12th Grade
West Side High School
9th/gerry Sts
Gary, IN 46406
219-977-2100
  • Total: 1,230
  • 9th grade: 317
  • 10th grade: 328
  • 11th grade: 296
  • 12th grade: 289
18 to 1 67 9th Grade 12th Grade
William A Wirt Senior High School
210 North Grand Blvd
Gary, IN 46403
219-938-1161
  • Total: 753
  • 9th grade: 208
  • 10th grade: 187
  • 11th grade: 179
  • 12th grade: 179
18 to 1 43 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,538
  • Median family income: $32,240
  • Median male income: $24,711
  • Median female income: $16,555
  • Median income of a renter: $17,453
  • Median income of a home owner: $38,339
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    9,545 4,505 4,235 4,195 1,760

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