Average Teacher Salary in Emporia

The average teacher salary in Emporia is $36,204.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,120 $14,980 $16,730 $24,040 $36,530 $44,040
Kindergarten $39,490 $30,740 $34,300 $38,730 $45,130 $51,170
Elementary $37,880 $23,470 $30,570 $38,090 $45,400 $51,780
Middle school $38,400 $23,580 $31,560 $38,770 $45,820 $51,680
High school $38,130 $23,880 $31,020 $38,130 $45,460 $52,120

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General Facts

  • Staff: 688
  • Full time teachers: 405
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 10 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 155
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 187
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 20
  • Pre-K Teachers: 13
  • High School Teachers: 186
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,679

Financial Statistics for Emporia

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $11,256,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $33,744,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,334,000
  • Total revenue: $49,334,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $26,762,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $24,802,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,126,000
  • Expenditures per student: $97,000
  • Total expenditures: $51,960,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,555,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $383,000

Information on Schools within Emporia

Elementary Schools within the Emporia

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Logan Ave Elementary
521 South East St
Emporia, KS 66801
620-341-2264
  • Total: 234
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 35
12 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Lowther South Intermediate School 5th
215 West Sixth
Emporia, KS 66801
620-341-2400
  • Total: 283
  • 5th grade: 283
11 to 1 26 5th Grade 5th Grade
Riverside Elementary
327 South West St
Emporia, KS 66801
620-341-2276
  • Total: 333
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 57
10 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Timmerman Elementary
2901 Timmerman Dr
Emporia, KS 66801
620-341-2270
  • Total: 400
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 65
13 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Turning Point Learning Center
315 South Market
Emporia, KS 66801
620-341-2455
  • Total: 103
  • Kindergarten: 10
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 2nd grade: 7
  • 3rd grade: 6
  • 4th grade: 10
  • 5th grade: 26
  • 6th grade: 13
  • 7th grade: 14
  • 8th grade: 15
not available not available Kindergarten 8th Grade
Village Elementary
2302 West 15th
Emporia, KS 66801
620-341-2282
  • Total: 398
  • Pre-k: 37
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 65
13 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
W A White Elementary
902 Exchange
Emporia, KS 66801
620-341-2294
  • Total: 200
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 39
11 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Walnut Elementary
801 Grove
Emporia, KS 66801
620-341-2288
  • Total: 297
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 41
14 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Emporia

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Emporia Middle School
2300 Graphic Arts Rd
Emporia, KS 66801
620-341-2335
  • Total: 583
  • 7th grade: 283
  • 8th grade: 300
11 to 1 55 7th Grade 8th Grade
Lowther North Intermediate School 6th
216 West Sixth
Emporia, KS 66801
620-341-2350
  • Total: 296
  • 6th grade: 296
10 to 1 30 6th Grade 6th Grade
Turning Point Learning Center
315 South Market
Emporia, KS 66801
620-341-2455
  • Total: 103
  • Kindergarten: 10
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 2nd grade: 7
  • 3rd grade: 6
  • 4th grade: 10
  • 5th grade: 26
  • 6th grade: 13
  • 7th grade: 14
  • 8th grade: 15
not available not available Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Emporia

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Emporia High
3302 West 18th
Emporia, KS 66801
620-341-2365
  • Total: 1,552
  • 9th grade: 369
  • 10th grade: 328
  • 11th grade: 291
  • 12th grade: 289
15 to 1 103 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,640
  • Median family income: $42,433
  • Median male income: $22,218
  • Median female income: $12,096
  • Median income of a renter: $20,040
  • Median income of a home owner: $43,820
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,590 1,565 1,710 1,465 490