Average Teacher Salary in Bossier Parish

The average teacher salary in Bossier Parish is $39,546.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $19,880 $14,160 $14,820 $15,910 $19,240 $36,140
Kindergarten $37,700 $20,400 $28,840 $39,360 $46,910 $54,110
Elementary $46,610 $36,750 $41,260 $46,050 $51,570 $59,070
Middle school $44,620 $38,030 $40,580 $44,820 $51,050 $56,550
High school $48,920 $38,110 $42,350 $47,960 $55,410 $62,630

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,729
  • Full time teachers: 1,311
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 263
  • Instructional Coordinators: 59
  • Elementary Teachers: 751
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 90
  • Pre-K Teachers: 14
  • High School Teachers: 456
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 19,707

Information on Schools within Bossier Parish

Elementary Schools within the Bossier Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Apollo Elementary School
2400 Viking Dr
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-549-6010
  • Total: 689
  • Kindergarten: 125
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 115
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 106
16 to 1 44 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Bellaire Elementary School
1310 Bellaire Blvd
Bossier City, LA 71112
318-549-6300
  • Total: 443
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 129
  • 2nd grade: 123
  • 3rd grade: 105
15 to 1 29 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Benton Elementary School
562 Hwy 162
Benton, LA 71006
318-549-5170
  • Total: 767
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 134
  • 2nd grade: 131
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 142
  • 5th grade: 134
16 to 1 47 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Bossier Elementary School
322 Colquitt St
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-549-6350
  • Total: 338
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 48
12 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Carrie Martin Elementary School
600 South Perrin St
Plain Dealing, LA 71064
318-326-7800
  • Total: 267
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 37
10 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Central Park Elementary School
900 Central Park Blvd
Bossier City, LA 71112
318-549-6400
  • Total: 451
  • Pre-k: 58
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 49
14 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Curtis Elementary School
5600 Barksdale Blvd
Bossier City, LA 71112
318-549-6450
  • Total: 523
  • 4th grade: 275
  • 5th grade: 248
18 to 1 30 4th Grade 5th Grade
Legacy Elementary School
4830 Swan Lake Rd
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-759-2000
  • Total: 484
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 51
17 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Meadowview Elementary School
4312 Shed Rd
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-549-5640
  • Total: 548
  • Pre-k: 47
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 92
13 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Plantation Park Elementary School
2410 Placeantation Dr
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-549-5700
  • Total: 641
  • Pre-k: 67
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 116
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 79
15 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Platt Elementary School
4680 East Hwy 80
Haughton, LA 71037
318-549-5870
  • Total: 642
  • 2nd grade: 307
  • 3rd grade: 335
15 to 1 42 2nd Grade 3rd Grade
Princeton Elementary School
1895 Winfield Rd
Princeton, LA 71067
318-549-5750
  • Total: 654
  • Pre-k: 77
  • 4th grade: 305
  • 5th grade: 272
17 to 1 38 4th Grade 5th Grade
R. V. Kerr Elementary School
1700 Airline Dr
Bossier City, LA 71112
318-549-6560
  • Total: 534
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 69
15 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Stockwell Place Elementary School
5801 Shed Rd
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-549-5820
  • Total: 711
  • Kindergarten: 132
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 121
  • 3rd grade: 124
  • 4th grade: 138
  • 5th grade: 99
17 to 1 42 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Sun City Elementary School
4230 Van Deeman St
Bossier City, LA 71112
318-549-7000
  • Total: 676
  • Kindergarten: 168
  • 1st grade: 188
  • 2nd grade: 146
  • 3rd grade: 174
16 to 1 43 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
T.l. Rodes Elementary School
4670 East Hwy 80
Haughton, LA 71037
318-549-5940
  • Total: 661
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 320
  • 1st grade: 309
15 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 1st Grade
W.t. Lewis Elementary School
4701 Modica Lott Rd
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-759-2100
  • Total: 460
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 71
16 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Waller Elementary School
1130 Patricia Dr
Bossier City, LA 71112
318-549-6850
  • Total: 617
  • Pre-k: 57
  • Kindergarten: 98
  • 1st grade: 124
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 62
16 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Bossier Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Benton Middle School
6140 Hwy 3
Benton, LA 71006
318-549-5310
  • Total: 597
  • 6th grade: 212
  • 7th grade: 199
  • 8th grade: 186
18 to 1 33 6th Grade 8th Grade
Cope Middle School
4814 Shed Rd
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-549-5380
  • Total: 608
  • 6th grade: 206
  • 7th grade: 214
  • 8th grade: 188
17 to 1 37 6th Grade 8th Grade
Elm Grove Middle School
1541 Old Hwy 71
Elm Grove, LA 71051
318-549-6500
  • Total: 818
  • 6th grade: 279
  • 7th grade: 251
  • 8th grade: 288
17 to 1 47 6th Grade 8th Grade
Greenacres Middle School
2220 Airline Dr
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-549-6210
  • Total: 739
  • 6th grade: 247
  • 7th grade: 252
  • 8th grade: 240
18 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade
Haughton Middle School
395 South Elm St
Haughton, LA 71037
318-549-5560
  • Total: 901
  • 6th grade: 286
  • 7th grade: 319
  • 8th grade: 296
18 to 1 50 6th Grade 8th Grade
Plain Dealing Middle School
300 East Vance St
Plain Dealing, LA 71064
318-326-7780
  • Total: 104
  • 6th grade: 40
  • 7th grade: 32
  • 8th grade: 32
9 to 1 12 6th Grade 8th Grade
Rusheon Middle School
2401 Old Minden Rd
Bossier City, LA 71112
318-549-6610
  • Total: 597
  • 6th grade: 188
  • 7th grade: 215
  • 8th grade: 194
16 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Bossier Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Airline High School
2801 Airline Dr
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-549-5080
  • Total: 1,416
  • 9th grade: 403
  • 10th grade: 351
  • 11th grade: 331
  • 12th grade: 331
17 to 1 83 9th Grade 12th Grade
Benton High School
6136 Hwy 3
Benton, LA 71006
318-549-5240
  • Total: 715
  • 9th grade: 172
  • 10th grade: 179
  • 11th grade: 193
  • 12th grade: 171
16 to 1 45 9th Grade 12th Grade
Bossier High School
777 Bearkat Dr
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-549-6680
  • Total: 659
  • 9th grade: 192
  • 10th grade: 176
  • 11th grade: 142
  • 12th grade: 149
13 to 1 50 9th Grade 12th Grade
Haughton High School
210 East Mckinley St
Haughton, LA 71037
318-549-5450
  • Total: 1,022
  • 9th grade: 316
  • 10th grade: 270
  • 11th grade: 219
  • 12th grade: 217
16 to 1 65 9th Grade 12th Grade
Parkway High School
4301 Panther Dr
Bossier City, LA 71112
318-549-6910
  • Total: 1,058
  • 9th grade: 275
  • 10th grade: 273
  • 11th grade: 269
  • 12th grade: 241
16 to 1 65 9th Grade 12th Grade
Plain Dealing High School
300 East Vance St
Plain Dealing, LA 71064
318-326-7700
  • Total: 126
  • 9th grade: 50
  • 10th grade: 26
  • 11th grade: 26
  • 12th grade: 24
7 to 1 17 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Bossier Parish (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Butler Educational Complex
649 Wyche St
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-549-7080
  • Total: 153
  • 8th grade: 56
  • 9th grade: 82
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 2
10 to 1 16 7th Grade 12th Grade
Charlotte Ann Mitchell Educational Center
1518 Cox St
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-549-6810
  • Total: 60
  • 4th grade: 3
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 17
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade: 5
4 to 1 16 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shltr & Detention Center
4815 Shed Rd
Bossier City, LA 71111
318-747-1459
  • Total: 28
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 11
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 1
14 to 1 2 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,119
  • Median family income: $45,542
  • Median male income: $27,080
  • Median female income: $16,662
  • Median income of a renter: $25,277
  • Median income of a home owner: $46,119
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    6,390 5,135 6,225 6,720 2,440