Average Teacher Salary in Lansing Public School District

The average teacher salary in Lansing Public School District is $47,692.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,690 $16,030 $16,830 $32,160 $37,380 $40,510
Elementary $53,320 $35,380 $39,730 $51,470 $65,040 $78,010
Middle school $54,510 $38,000 $41,880 $51,970 $65,540 $76,950
High school $53,250 $35,740 $39,710 $50,290 $65,290 $78,310

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,898
  • Full time teachers: 881
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 184
  • Instructional Coordinators: 37
  • Elementary Teachers: 338
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 57
  • Pre-K Teachers: 13
  • High School Teachers: 260
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 14,045

Financial Statistics for Lansing Public School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $48,317,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $106,943,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $23,112,000
  • Total revenue: $178,372,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $94,792,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $96,240,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $51,731,000
  • Expenditures per student: $835,000
  • Total expenditures: $199,089,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $36,261,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $10,430,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,237,000

Information on Schools within Lansing Public School District

Elementary Schools within the Lansing Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Attwood School
915 Attwood Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
517-755-1210
  • Total: 302
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 61
16 to 1 19 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Bingham School
121 South Bingham St
Lansing, MI 48912
517-755-1240
  • Total: 203
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 30
13 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cavanaugh School
300 West Cavanaugh Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
517-755-1250
  • Total: 247
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 33
20 to 1 13 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cumberland School
2801 Cumberland Rd
Lansing, MI 48906
517-755-1280
  • Total: 313
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 42
15 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Elmhurst School
2400 Pattengill Ave
Lansing, MI 48910
517-755-1290
  • Total: 229
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 32
14 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fairview School
815 North Fairview Ave
Lansing, MI 48912
517-755-1310
  • Total: 250
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 34
18 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Forest View School
3119 Stoneleigh Dr
Lansing, MI 48910
517-755-1330
  • Total: 396
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 43
18 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Forrest G. Averill School
3201 Averill Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
517-755-1220
  • Total: 244
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 30
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 56
15 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Gier Park School
401 East Gier St
Lansing, MI 48906
517-755-1360
  • Total: 261
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 43
14 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Grand River Magnet School
1107 East Grand River Ave
Lansing, MI 48906
517-755-1370
  • Total: 239
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 40
14 to 1 17 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Harley Franks Early Childhood Center
2924 Newark Ave
Lansing, MI 48911
517-755-1390
  • Total: 52
6 to 1 9 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Kendon School
827 Kendon Dr
Lansing, MI 48910
517-755-1450
  • Total: 247
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 46
17 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lewton School
2000 Lewton Place
Lansing, MI 48911
517-755-1460
  • Total: 269
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 51
18 to 1 15 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lyons School
2901 Lyons Ave
Lansing, MI 48910
517-755-1480
  • Total: 289
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 42
21 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Moores Park School
316 Moores River Dr
Lansing, MI 48910
517-755-1540
  • Total: 186
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 48
11 to 1 17 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Mt. Hope School
1215 East Mt Hope Ave
Lansing, MI 48910
517-755-1550
  • Total: 274
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 43
17 to 1 16 Kindergarten 5th Grade
North School
333 East Miller Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
517-755-1710
  • Total: 453
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 76
  • 6th grade: 1
16 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Pleasant View Magnet School
4501 Placeeasant Grove Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
517-755-1600
  • Total: 560
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 60
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 44
20 to 1 28 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Post Oak School
2320 Post Oak Ln
Lansing, MI 48912
517-755-1610
  • Total: 378
  • Kindergarten: 98
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 52
17 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Reo School
1221 Reo Ct
Lansing, MI 48910
517-755-1620
  • Total: 273
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 41
17 to 1 16 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Riddle Elementary
221 Huron St
Lansing, MI 48915
517-755-1720
  • Total: 263
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 39
12 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Sheridan Road School
16900 Cedar St
Lansing, MI 48906
517-755-1630
  • Total: 318
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 45
14 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wainwright School
4200 Wainwright Ave
Lansing, MI 48911
517-755-1660
  • Total: 292
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 45
  • 6th grade: 28
13 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Wexford Montessori Magnet School
5217 Wexford Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
517-755-1740
  • Total: 322
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 25
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 34
  • 6th grade: 23
  • 12th grade: 1
17 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Willow School
1012 West Willow St
Lansing, MI 48915
517-755-1680
  • Total: 272
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 55
15 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Woodcreek Magnet School
4000 Woodcreek Ln
Lansing, MI 48911
517-755-1700
  • Total: 246
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 35
14 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lansing Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
C.w. Otto Middle School
500 East Thomas St
Lansing, MI 48906
517-755-1150
  • Total: 631
  • 6th grade: 197
  • 7th grade: 212
  • 8th grade: 222
16 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Dwight Rich Middle School
2600 Hampden Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
517-755-1160
  • Total: 628
  • 6th grade: 217
  • 7th grade: 198
  • 8th grade: 212
  • 9th grade: 1
15 to 1 42 6th Grade 8th Grade
Gardner Middle School
333 Dahlia Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
517-755-1120
  • Total: 796
  • 6th grade: 251
  • 7th grade: 266
  • 8th grade: 279
19 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade
Pattengill Middle School
626 Marshall St
Lansing, MI 48912
517-755-1130
  • Total: 668
  • 6th grade: 220
  • 7th grade: 239
  • 8th grade: 209
19 to 1 36 6th Grade 8th Grade
Pleasant View Magnet School
4501 Placeeasant Grove Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
517-755-1600
  • Total: 560
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 60
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 44
20 to 1 28 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lansing Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Eastern High School
2200 Pettis Ave NE
Ada, MI 49301
616-493-8830
  • Total: 928
  • 9th grade: 526
  • 10th grade: 374
  • 11th grade: 292
  • 12th grade: 215
19 to 1 50 9th Grade 12th Grade
Everett High School
3900 Stabler St
Lansing, MI 48910
517-755-1080
  • Total: 1,623
  • 9th grade: 548
  • 10th grade: 424
  • 11th grade: 347
  • 12th grade: 304
22 to 1 74 9th Grade 12th Grade
Hill Center
5815 Wise Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
517-755-1060
  • Total: 196
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 7
  • 10th grade: 88
  • 11th grade: 60
  • 12th grade: 32
18 to 1 11 9th Grade 12th Grade
J.w. Sexton High School
102 Mcpherson Ave
Lansing, MI 48915
517-755-1070
  • Total: 898
  • 9th grade: 310
  • 10th grade: 233
  • 11th grade: 193
  • 12th grade: 162
21 to 1 44 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Lansing Public School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beekman Center
2901 Wabash Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
517-755-1170
  • Total: 185
7 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Education Options
5815 Wise Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
517-755-2061
  • Total: 114
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 33
  • 11th grade: 35
  • 12th grade: 36
7 to 1 17 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,294
  • Median family income: $41,695
  • Median male income: $25,926
  • Median female income: $18,348
  • Median income of a renter: $24,039
  • Median income of a home owner: $44,515
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    7,930 6,430 7,250 6,680 1,970