Average Teacher Salary in Cedar Rapids Community School District

The average teacher salary in Cedar Rapids Community School District is $39,397.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,641 $16,711 $18,286 $20,894 $26,544 $40,612
Kindergarten $47,076 $33,186 $37,921 $44,890 $52,817 $67,816
Elementary $41,331 $28,573 $32,417 $40,171 $49,148 $56,708
Middle school $42,196 $28,601 $32,071 $39,641 $50,650 $61,342
High school $40,744 $27,415 $31,706 $38,604 $48,229 $57,917

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,396
  • Full time teachers: 1,069
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 412
  • Instructional Coordinators: 23
  • Elementary Teachers: 473
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 81
  • Pre-K Teachers: 32
  • High School Teachers: 483
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 16,481

Financial Statistics for Cedar Rapids Community School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $84,490,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $85,762,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $9,604,000
  • Total revenue: $179,856,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $97,816,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $101,506,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $34,001,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,792,000
  • Total expenditures: $168,631,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $38,297,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $13,037,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $631,000

Information on Schools within Cedar Rapids Community School District

Elementary Schools within the Cedar Rapids Community School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Arthur Elementary School
2630 B Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
319-558-2264
  • Total: 310
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 53
18 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Cleveland Elementary School
2200 1st Ave NW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
319-558-2463
  • Total: 381
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 71
17 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Coolidge Elementary School
6225 1st Ave SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
319-558-2167
  • Total: 459
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 64
17 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Erskine Elementary School
600 36th St SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
319-558-2364
  • Total: 321
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 68
17 to 1 19 1st Grade 5th Grade
Garfield Elementary School
505 East Walsh St
Centerville, IA 52544
641-856-0759
  • Total: 80
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 21
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 20
12 to 1 7 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Grant Elementary School
254 Outlook Dr SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
319-558-2020
  • Total: 236
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 43
14 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 1st Grade
Grant Wood Elementary School
645 26th St SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
319-558-2467
  • Total: 328
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 62
  • 6th grade: 62
14 to 1 24 1st Grade 5th Grade
Harrison Elementary School
1310 11th St NW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
319-558-2269
  • Total: 344
  • Kindergarten: 112
  • 1st grade: 108
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 76
12 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hiawatha Elementary School
603 Emmons St
Hiawatha, IA 52233
319-558-2172
  • Total: 469
  • Pre-k: 52
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 58
17 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hoover Elementary School
148 North Oliphant
West Branch, IA 52358
319-643-7211
  • Total: 344
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 49
12 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Jackson Elementary School
1300 38th St NW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
319-558-2471
  • Total: 355
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 58
18 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Johnson Elementary School
355 18th St SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
319-558-2174
  • Total: 280
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 69
13 to 1 22 1st Grade 5th Grade
Kenwood Elementary School
3700 East Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
319-558-2273
  • Total: 325
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 53
14 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Madison Elementary School
1341 Woodside Dr NW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
319-558-2473
  • Total: 270
  • Kindergarten: 33
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 37
15 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Monroe Elementary School
400 North Jasper
Monroe, IA 50170
641-259-2314
  • Total: 256
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 83
13 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Nixon Elementary School
200 Nixon Dr
Hiawatha, IA 52233
319-558-2188
  • Total: 324
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 50
16 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Pierce Elementary School
4343 Marilyn Dr NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
319-558-2373
  • Total: 476
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 77
20 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Polk Elementary School
1500 B Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
319-558-2475
  • Total: 235
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 29
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 30
13 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Truman Elementary School
441 West Post Rd NW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
319-558-2375
  • Total: 346
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 50
16 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Van Buren Elementary School
2525 29th St SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
319-558-2377
  • Total: 390
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 57
16 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Viola Gibson Elementary School
6101 Gibson Dr NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52411
319-558-2920
  • Total: 539
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 113
  • 5th grade: 81
17 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wilson Elementary School
2301 J St SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
319-558-2156
  • Total: 285
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 69
15 to 1 19 2nd Grade 5th Grade
Wright Elementary School
1524 Hollywood Blvd NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
319-558-2278
  • Total: 282
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 30
  • 5th grade: 49
18 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Cedar Rapids Community School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Franklin Middle School
300 20th St NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
319-558-2452
  • Total: 640
  • 6th grade: 192
  • 7th grade: 222
  • 8th grade: 226
15 to 1 42 6th Grade 8th Grade
Harding Middle School
4801 Golf St NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
319-558-2254
  • Total: 871
  • 6th grade: 187
  • 7th grade: 174
  • 8th grade: 186
15 to 1 58 6th Grade 8th Grade
Mckinley Middle School
620 10th St SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
319-558-2348
  • Total: 506
  • 6th grade: 202
  • 7th grade: 141
  • 8th grade: 163
13 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade
Roosevelt Middle School
1625 South Pennsylvania Ave
Mason City, IA 50401
641-421-4423
  • Total: 444
  • 6th grade: 138
  • 7th grade: 154
  • 8th grade: 152
13 to 1 35 6th Grade 8th Grade
Taft Middle School
5200 East Ave NW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
319-558-2243
  • Total: 662
  • 6th grade: 220
  • 7th grade: 218
  • 8th grade: 224
14 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade
Wilson Middle School
2301 J St SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
319-558-2156
  • Total: 245
  • 6th grade: 81
  • 7th grade: 78
  • 8th grade: 86
14 to 1 17 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Cedar Rapids Community School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
George Washington High School
2205 Forest Dr SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
319-558-2161
  • Total: 1,463
  • 9th grade: 388
  • 10th grade: 356
  • 11th grade: 364
  • 12th grade: 355
17 to 1 88 9th Grade 12th Grade
John F Kennedy High School
4545 Wenig Rd NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
319-558-2251
  • Total: 1,788
  • 9th grade: 475
  • 10th grade: 491
  • 11th grade: 431
  • 12th grade: 391
18 to 1 102 9th Grade 12th Grade
Thomas Jefferson High School
1243 20th St SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
319-558-2435
  • Total: 1,648
  • 9th grade: 362
  • 10th grade: 372
  • 11th grade: 309
  • 12th grade: 271
17 to 1 100 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Cedar Rapids Community School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Metro High School
1212 7th St SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
319-558-2193
  • Total: 579
  • 9th grade: 127
  • 10th grade: 145
  • 11th grade: 144
  • 12th grade: 163
19 to 1 31 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $22,918
  • Median family income: $54,765
  • Median male income: $31,184
  • Median female income: $20,098
  • Median income of a renter: $27,624
  • Median income of a home owner: $52,176
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,220 5,545 7,745 9,810 4,160

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