Average Teacher Salary in Houghton-portage Township Schools

The average teacher salary in Houghton-portage Township Schools is $42,710.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,510 $17,680 $21,490 $28,730 $34,470 $39,550
Kindergarten $39,300 $24,730 $27,370 $41,130 $51,570 $59,260
Elementary $45,610 $28,550 $35,540 $46,210 $56,440 $63,500
Middle school $56,810 $38,470 $49,240 $57,920 $66,250 $75,900
High school $43,320 $23,900 $35,140 $43,480 $52,920 $59,480

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General Facts

  • Staff: 110
  • Full time teachers: 69
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 19 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 11
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 22
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 3
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 39
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,253

Financial Statistics for Houghton-portage Township Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,364,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $8,072,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $637,000
  • Total revenue: $12,073,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $6,547,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $5,519,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,995,000
  • Expenditures per student: $268,000
  • Total expenditures: $11,499,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,132,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $212,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Houghton-portage Township Schools

Elementary Schools within the Houghton-portage Township Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Houghton Elementary School
203 West Jacker Ave
Houghton, MI 49931
906-482-0456
  • Total: 545
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 52
21 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Houghton-portage Township Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Houghton Middle School
1603 Gundlach Rd
Houghton, MI 49931
906-482-4871
  • Total: 291
  • 6th grade: 101
  • 7th grade: 90
  • 8th grade: 100
22 to 1 13 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Houghton-portage Township Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Houghton Central High School
1603 Gundlach Rd
Houghton, MI 49931
906-482-0450
  • Total: 417
  • 9th grade: 92
  • 10th grade: 104
  • 11th grade: 112
  • 12th grade: 109
14 to 1 30 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,166
  • Median family income: $42,750
  • Median male income: $7,284
  • Median female income: $8,521
  • Median income of a renter: $15,301
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,288
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    435 300 325 390 140

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