Average Teacher Salary in Salina

The average teacher salary in Salina 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: 1,195
  • Full time teachers: 616
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 395
  • Instructional Coordinators: 8
  • Elementary Teachers: 250
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 15
  • Pre-K Teachers: 9
  • High School Teachers: 341
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,969

Financial Statistics for Salina

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $31,649,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $44,618,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $9,413,000
  • Total revenue: $85,680,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $40,164,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $36,532,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,558,000
  • Expenditures per student: $361,000
  • Total expenditures: $78,104,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $20,963,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $14,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $486,000

Information on Schools within Salina

Elementary Schools within the Salina

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Coronado Elementary
518 Neal St
Salina, KS 67401
785-309-4100
  • Total: 388
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 61
14 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cottonwood Elementary School.
215 South Phillips
Salina, KS 67401
785-309-4600
  • Total: 418
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 64
13 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Heusner Elementary
1300 Norton
Salina, KS 67401
785-309-4200
  • Total: 448
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 87
15 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Meadowlark Ridge Elementary
2200 Glen Ave
Salina, KS 67401
785-309-4300
  • Total: 421
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 70
16 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Oakdale Elementary
811 East Iron
Salina, KS 67401
785-309-4310
  • Total: 386
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 69
13 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Schilling Elementary
3121 Canterbury
Salina, KS 67401
785-309-4400
  • Total: 394
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 69
12 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Stewart Elementary
2123 Roach
Salina, KS 67401
785-309-4450
  • Total: 426
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 62
15 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Sunset Elementary
1510 West Republic
Salina, KS 67401
785-309-4520
  • Total: 380
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 67
13 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Salina

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lakewood Middle School
1135 Lakewood Circlecle
Salina, KS 67401
785-309-4000
  • Total: 780
  • 6th grade: 273
  • 7th grade: 241
  • 8th grade: 266
10 to 1 75 6th Grade 8th Grade
Salina South Middle
2040 South 4th
Salina, KS 67401
785-309-3900
  • Total: 831
  • 6th grade: 283
  • 7th grade: 268
  • 8th grade: 280
11 to 1 73 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Salina

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Salina High Central
650 East Crawford
Salina, KS 67401
785-309-3500
  • Total: 990
  • 9th grade: 339
  • 10th grade: 259
  • 11th grade: 230
  • 12th grade: 162
14 to 1 73 9th Grade 12th Grade
Salina High South
730 Magnolia Rd
Salina, KS 67401
785-309-3700
  • Total: 1,107
  • 9th grade: 347
  • 10th grade: 275
  • 11th grade: 275
  • 12th grade: 210
14 to 1 77 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,828
  • Median family income: $45,954
  • Median male income: $25,992
  • Median female income: $16,553
  • Median income of a renter: $23,808
  • Median income of a home owner: $44,155
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,335 2,735 3,485 2,935 985