Average Teacher Salary in Pontiac City School District

The average teacher salary in Pontiac City School District is $53,933.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $34,652 $19,167 $25,464 $30,283 $42,061 $57,424
Kindergarten $55,442 $29,661 $39,651 $56,486 $72,802 $80,451
Elementary $59,109 $34,960 $43,209 $58,989 $75,163 $87,138
Middle school $62,099 $37,507 $44,677 $64,662 $77,806 $91,443
High school $58,365 $31,817 $41,911 $59,161 $76,292 $86,893

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,042
  • Full time teachers: 462
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 143
  • Instructional Coordinators: 12
  • Elementary Teachers: 151
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 24
  • Pre-K Teachers: 13
  • High School Teachers: 166
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 7,436

Financial Statistics for Pontiac City School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $70,973,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $23,721,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $13,959,000
  • Total revenue: $108,653,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $55,118,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $58,683,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $29,189,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,116,000
  • Total expenditures: $121,068,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $20,096,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,884,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Pontiac City School District

Elementary Schools within the Pontiac City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alcott School
460 West Kennett Rd
Pontiac, MI 48340
248-451-7910
  • Total: 317
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 45
  • 6th grade: 36
18 to 1 18 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Crofoot School
250 West Pike St
Pontiac, MI 48341
248-451-7930
  • Total: 334
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 44
15 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Emerson School
515 East Oliver St
Owosso, MI 48867
989-725-7361
  • Total: 579
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 85
  • 6th grade: 80
18 to 1 33 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Franklin School
661 Franklin Rd
Pontiac, MI 48341
248-451-7720
  • Total: 169
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 43
11 to 1 15 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Herrington School
541 Bay St
Pontiac, MI 48342
248-451-7790
  • Total: 366
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 40
  • 6th grade: 47
16 to 1 24 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Le Baron School
1033 Barkell St
Pontiac, MI 48340
248-451-7810
  • Total: 310
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 40
  • 6th grade: 39
16 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Longfellow School
31 North Astor St
Pontiac, MI 48342
248-451-7830
  • Total: 353
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 32
  • 5th grade: 21
21 to 1 17 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Owen Elementary School
1700 Baldwin Ave
Pontiac, MI 48340
248-451-7870
  • Total: 336
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 40
17 to 1 20 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Rogers School
2600 Dexter Rd
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
248-451-7850
  • Total: 304
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 30
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 44
16 to 1 20 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Whitman Elementary School
125 West Montcalm St
Pontiac, MI 48342
248-451-7950
  • Total: 300
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 51
14 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Whitmer Resource Center
60 Parkhurst St
Pontiac, MI 48342
248-451-7510
  • Total: 642
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 111
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 70
16 to 1 40 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Pontiac City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jefferson Middle School
600 Motor St
Pontiac, MI 48341
248-451-7620
  • Total: 299
  • 6th grade: 253
  • 7th grade: 284
  • 8th grade: 287
13 to 1 22 7th Grade 8th Grade
Lincoln Middle School
131 Hillside Dr
Pontiac, MI 48342
248-451-7650
  • Total: 317
  • 6th grade: 207
  • 7th grade: 273
  • 8th grade: 249
16 to 1 20 7th Grade 8th Grade
Madison Middle School
1275 North Perry St
Pontiac, MI 48340
248-451-8010
  • Total: 471
  • 6th grade: 103
  • 7th grade: 112
  • 8th grade: 96
14 to 1 34 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Pontiac City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Pontiac Central High School
300 West Huron St
Pontiac, MI 48341
248-451-7184
  • Total: 890
  • 9th grade: 221
  • 10th grade: 211
  • 11th grade: 231
  • 12th grade: 227
20 to 1 46 9th Grade 12th Grade
Pontiac Northern High School
1051 Arlene Ave
Pontiac, MI 48340
248-451-7300
  • Total: 1,150
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 309
  • 10th grade: 269
  • 11th grade: 260
  • 12th grade: 311
18 to 1 64 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Pontiac City School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bethune Alternative Education
154 Lake St
Pontiac, MI 48341
248-451-7970
  • Total: 132
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 10
  • 11th grade: 41
  • 12th grade: 79
15 to 1 9 7th Grade 12th Grade
Kennedy Center
1700 Baldwin Ave
Pontiac, MI 48340
248-451-8040
  • Total: 167
10 to 1 17 Ungraded Ungraded

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,157
  • Median family income: $41,689
  • Median male income: $26,404
  • Median female income: $17,760
  • Median income of a renter: $25,002
  • Median income of a home owner: $46,352
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    5,785 3,470 4,135 3,890 2,050