Average Teacher Salary in Wamego

The average teacher salary in Wamego is $38,185.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,232 $15,555 $17,487 $24,972 $37,785 $46,532
Kindergarten $41,637 $31,872 $36,075 $40,905 $47,702 $54,252
Elementary $39,947 $24,882 $32,407 $40,245 $47,715 $54,580
Middle school $40,612 $25,220 $33,690 $40,995 $48,367 $54,667
High school $40,500 $25,332 $33,325 $40,570 $48,322 $55,205

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General Facts

  • Staff: 211
  • Full time teachers: 133
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 53
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 47
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 74
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,485

Financial Statistics for Wamego

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,188,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,391,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $485,000
  • Total revenue: $14,064,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,474,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $6,455,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,874,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $13,191,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,719,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $291,000

Information on Schools within Wamego

Elementary Schools within the Wamego

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Elementary
700 Poplacear St
Wamego, KS 66547
785-456-7278
  • Total: 336
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 99
13 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
West Elementary
501 North Sheridan
Valley Center, KS 67147
316-755-7200
  • Total: 427
  • Pre-k: 53
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 99
21 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade

Middle Schools within the Wamego

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Wamego Middle School
1701 Kaw Valley Rd
Wamego, KS 66547
785-456-7682
  • Total: 310
  • 6th grade: 98
  • 7th grade: 100
  • 8th grade: 112
11 to 1 30 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Wamego

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Wamego High
801 North Lincoln
Wamego, KS 66547
785-456-2214
  • Total: 412
  • 9th grade: 99
  • 10th grade: 110
  • 11th grade: 107
  • 12th grade: 96
11 to 1 38 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,199
  • Median family income: $49,130
  • Median male income: $27,590
  • Median female income: $16,271
  • Median income of a renter: $32,961
  • Median income of a home owner: $48,009
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    270 455 615 475 129