Average Teacher Salary in Carthage R-IX

The average teacher salary in Carthage R-IX is $36,621.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,685 $15,214 $16,030 $21,245 $26,007 $34,725
Kindergarten $39,570 $29,928 $34,028 $38,707 $43,897 $52,181
Elementary $38,660 $28,720 $33,131 $37,644 $43,448 $51,542
Middle school $41,604 $29,097 $33,832 $40,048 $47,571 $55,462
High school $40,587 $27,862 $32,931 $38,837 $46,967 $55,958

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General Facts

  • Staff: 534
  • Full time teachers: 283
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 55
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 138
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 17
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 124
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,310

Financial Statistics for Carthage R-IX

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $17,748,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $13,990,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,295,000
  • Total revenue: $35,033,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $18,383,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $18,188,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,880,000
  • Expenditures per student: $442,000
  • Total expenditures: $35,583,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Carthage R-IX

Elementary Schools within the Carthage R-IX

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Columbian Elementary
1015 West Macon
Carthage, MO 64836
417-359-7060
  • Total: 619
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 64
15 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Fairview Elementary
909 Fairview Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
573-214-3590
  • Total: 542
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 66
  • 6th grade: 68
16 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mark Twain Elementary
2352 South Weaver
Springfield, MO 65807
417-523-4300
  • Total: 440
  • Kindergarten: 32
  • 1st grade: 31
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 20
  • 5th grade: 18
15 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Pleasant Valley Elementary
652 County Rd 180
Carthage, MO 64836
417-359-7085
  • Total: 182
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 29
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 23
  • 5th grade: 15
  • 6th grade: 28
16 to 1 12 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Steadley Elementary
1814 West Fir Rd
Carthage, MO 64836
417-359-7065
  • Total: 714
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 115
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 103
  • 6th grade: 93
16 to 1 46 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Carthage R-IX

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carthage Jr. High
827 East Centennial
Carthage, MO 64836
417-359-7050
  • Total: 583
  • 7th grade: 292
  • 8th grade: 291
13 to 1 45 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Carthage R-IX

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carthage Sr. High
714 South Main St
Carthage, MO 64836
417-359-7020
  • Total: 1,230
  • 9th grade: 318
  • 10th grade: 314
  • 11th grade: 306
  • 12th grade: 292
19 to 1 64 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,957
  • Median family income: $36,661
  • Median male income: $23,223
  • Median female income: $13,486
  • Median income of a renter: $21,376
  • Median income of a home owner: $36,495
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,630 1,530 1,365 980 270