Average Teacher Salary in Pittsburg

The average teacher salary in Pittsburg 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

How to Become a Teacher in Pittsburg

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General Facts

  • Staff: 254
  • Full time teachers: 179
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 17
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 75
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 95
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,749

Financial Statistics for Pittsburg

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,352,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $16,188,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,468,000
  • Total revenue: $27,008,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $14,290,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $13,782,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,980,000
  • Expenditures per student: $156,000
  • Total expenditures: $26,237,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,795,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $393,000

Information on Schools within Pittsburg

Elementary Schools within the Pittsburg

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Geo E Nettels Elementary
2012 South Homer
Pittsburg, KS 66762
620-235-3160
  • Total: 440
  • Pre-k: 80
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 56
24 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lakeside Elementary
709 South College
Pittsburg, KS 66762
620-235-3140
  • Total: 342
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 50
16 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Meadowlark Elementary
1602 East 20th
Pittsburg, KS 66762
620-235-3130
  • Total: 358
  • Pre-k: 46
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 86
15 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Westside Elementary
430 West 5th
Pittsburg, KS 66762
620-235-3170
  • Total: 271
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 38
14 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Pittsburg

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Pittsburg Middle School
1310 North Brdway
Pittsburg, KS 66762
620-235-3240
  • Total: 573
  • 6th grade: 202
  • 7th grade: 175
  • 8th grade: 196
13 to 1 43 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Pittsburg

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Pittsburg High
1978 East 4th
Pittsburg, KS 66762
620-235-3200
  • Total: 765
  • 9th grade: 218
  • 10th grade: 197
  • 11th grade: 178
  • 12th grade: 172
15 to 1 52 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,073
  • Median family income: $39,837
  • Median male income: $18,573
  • Median female income: $11,859
  • Median income of a renter: $16,990
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,450
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,505 1,025 1,105 1,045 360