Average Teacher Salary in Lafayette School Corporation

The average teacher salary in Lafayette School Corporation is $43,857.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,100 $18,310 $20,440 $24,410 $29,480 $33,460
Elementary $49,470 $33,060 $39,110 $52,390 $60,710 $65,340
Middle school $49,530 $29,440 $38,310 $50,850 $60,900 $66,630
High school $51,330 $33,260 $40,300 $52,840 $62,210 $68,680

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,080
  • Full time teachers: 488
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 197
  • Instructional Coordinators: 24
  • Elementary Teachers: 231
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 29
  • Pre-K Teachers: 8
  • High School Teachers: 220
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 7,320

Financial Statistics for Lafayette School Corporation

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $47,075,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $38,441,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $10,242,000
  • Total revenue: $95,758,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $42,199,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $46,703,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $17,608,000
  • Expenditures per student: $875,000
  • Total expenditures: $90,665,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $17,815,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,870,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $290,000

Information on Schools within Lafayette School Corporation

Elementary Schools within the Lafayette School Corporation

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Amelia Earhart Elementary School
3280 South 9th St
Lafayette, IN 47909
765-772-4740
  • Total: 483
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 70
17 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Edgelea Elementary School
2910 South 18th St
Lafayette, IN 47909
765-772-4780
  • Total: 606
  • Kindergarten: 98
  • 1st grade: 110
  • 2nd grade: 117
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 94
18 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Glen Acres Elementary School
3767 Kimberly Dr
Lafayette, IN 47905
765-771-6150
  • Total: 471
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 72
15 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Miami Elementary School
2401 Beck Ln
Lafayette, IN 47909
765-772-4800
  • Total: 485
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 75
18 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Murdock Elementary School
2100 Cason St
Lafayette, IN 47904
765-771-6120
  • Total: 241
  • Kindergarten: 33
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 31
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 47
16 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Oakland Elementary School
611 South 21st St
Lafayette, IN 47904
765-771-6130
  • Total: 282
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 60
16 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Thomas Miller Elementary School
700 South 4th St
Lafayette, IN 47905
765-476-2930
  • Total: 388
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 66
17 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Vinton Elementary School
3101 Elmwood Ave
Lafayette, IN 47904
765-771-6140
  • Total: 476
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 73
16 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lafayette School Corporation

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lafayette Sunnyside Middle School
2500 Cason St
Lafayette, IN 47904
765-771-6100
  • Total: 480
  • 6th grade: 480
13 to 1 38 6th Grade 6th Grade
Lafayette Tecumseh Jr High School
2101 South 18th St/teal Rd
Lafayette, IN 47905
765-772-4750
  • Total: 1,064
  • 7th grade: 511
  • 8th grade: 553
15 to 1 71 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lafayette School Corporation

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jefferson High School
1801 South 18th St
Lafayette, IN 47905
765-772-4700
  • Total: 2,344
  • 9th grade: 575
  • 10th grade: 647
  • 11th grade: 594
  • 12th grade: 528
18 to 1 133 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,454
  • Median family income: $44,802
  • Median male income: $25,880
  • Median female income: $17,270
  • Median income of a renter: $26,132
  • Median income of a home owner: $46,848
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,740 3,130 3,430 3,030 1,205

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