Average Teacher Salary in Big Rapids Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Big Rapids Public Schools is $46,760.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $31,980 $16,920 $19,080 $26,440 $43,790 $56,650
Kindergarten $45,800 $21,360 $37,640 $45,540 $55,840 $65,350
Elementary $50,770 $34,120 $39,120 $52,010 $61,620 $69,260
Middle school $54,270 $36,450 $42,760 $55,860 $64,990 $72,980
High school $50,980 $33,980 $38,030 $48,640 $63,080 $73,700

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General Facts

  • Staff: 233
  • Full time teachers: 103
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 23 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 32
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 34
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 50
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,042

Financial Statistics for Big Rapids Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $7,548,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $11,779,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,169,000
  • Total revenue: $20,496,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $10,770,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $9,803,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,057,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,000
  • Total expenditures: $20,418,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,908,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $608,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Big Rapids Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Big Rapids Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brookside Elementary School
210 Escott St
Big Rapids, MI 49307
231-796-8323
  • Total: 274
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 55
21 to 1 13 1st Grade 5th Grade
Eastwood Early Childhood Center
410 North 3rd Ave
Big Rapids, MI 49307
231-796-5556
  • Total: 164
  • Kindergarten: 149
21 to 1 8 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Hillcrest Elementary School
501 West Bridge St
Big Rapids, MI 49307
231-796-6234
  • Total: 265
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 2nd grade: 187
  • 3rd grade: 155
19 to 1 14 1st Grade 5th Grade
Riverview Elementary School
509 Willow Ave
Big Rapids, MI 49307
231-796-2550
  • Total: 197
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 24
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 45
17 to 1 11 1st Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Big Rapids Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Big Rapids Middle School
500 North Warren Ave
Big Rapids, MI 49307
231-796-9965
  • Total: 441
  • 6th grade: 130
  • 7th grade: 159
  • 8th grade: 152
19 to 1 23 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Big Rapids Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Big Rapids High School
21175 15 Mile Rd
Big Rapids, MI 49307
231-796-7651
  • Total: 654
  • 9th grade: 179
  • 10th grade: 162
  • 11th grade: 157
  • 12th grade: 156
20 to 1 32 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Big Rapids Public Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
New Directions High School
14980 215th Ave
Big Rapids, MI 49307
231-796-3489
  • Total: 47
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade: 34
47 to 1 1 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,086
  • Median family income: $43,632
  • Median male income: $10,404
  • Median female income: $8,615
  • Median income of a renter: $14,632
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,785
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    945 630 760 785 380

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