Average Teacher Salary in Jefferson City School District

The average teacher salary in Jefferson City School District is $34,231.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,655 $15,130 $15,848 $19,039 $28,600 $33,139
Kindergarten $37,250 $27,864 $31,666 $36,224 $43,628 $49,922
Elementary $33,084 $21,098 $26,826 $33,440 $39,022 $45,221
Middle school $38,319 $23,668 $31,436 $37,987 $45,918 $53,212
High school $39,850 $25,020 $30,812 $38,296 $47,642 $58,336

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,075
  • Full time teachers: 567
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 115
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 222
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 21
  • Pre-K Teachers: 11
  • High School Teachers: 313
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,773

Financial Statistics for Jefferson City School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $56,135,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $12,671,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $7,103,000
  • Total revenue: $75,909,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $41,864,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $43,483,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,893,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,463,000
  • Total expenditures: $71,133,000

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 Jefferson City School District

Elementary Schools within the Jefferson City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Belair Elementary
701 Belair
Jefferson City, MO 65109
573-659-3155
  • Total: 506
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 75
19 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Callaway Hills Elementary
2715 State Rd Aa
Holts Summit, MO 65043
573-896-5051
  • Total: 252
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 40
14 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cedar Hill Elementary
1510 Vieth
Jefferson City, MO 65109
573-659-3160
  • Total: 367
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 57
16 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Clarence Lawson Elementary
1105 Fairgrounds Rd
Jefferson City, MO 65109
573-659-3175
  • Total: 449
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 77
12 to 1 37 Kindergarten 5th Grade
East Elementary
1600 East 12th St
Lamar, MO 64759
417-681-0613
  • Total: 318
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 56
14 to 1 22 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Moreau Heights Elementary
1410 Hough Park
Jefferson City, MO 65101
573-659-3180
  • Total: 380
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 65
15 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
North Elementary
285 South Summit
Holts Summit, MO 65043
573-896-8304
  • Total: 361
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 63
16 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
South Elementary
1250 West South St
Ozark, MO 65721
417-582-5905
  • Total: 673
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 65
15 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Southwest Elementary
812 St Marys Blvd
Jefferson City, MO 65109
573-659-3190
  • Total: 301
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 85
15 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Thorpe J. Gordon Elementary
1101 Jackson
Jefferson City, MO 65101
573-659-3170
  • Total: 275
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 43
14 to 1 19 Kindergarten 5th Grade
West Elementary
100 Dix Rd
Jefferson City, MO 65109
573-659-3195
  • Total: 374
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 65
16 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Jefferson City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lewis And Clark Middle
325 Lewis And Clark Dr
Jefferson City, MO 65101
573-659-3200
  • Total: 946
  • 6th grade: 328
  • 7th grade: 316
  • 8th grade: 302
15 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade
Thomas Jefferson Middle
1201 Fairgrounds Rd
Jefferson City, MO 65109
573-659-3250
  • Total: 967
  • 6th grade: 316
  • 7th grade: 335
  • 8th grade: 316
15 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Jefferson City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jefferson City High
609 Union
Jefferson City, MO 65101
573-659-3050
  • Total: 1,980
  • 9th grade: 88
  • 10th grade: 682
  • 11th grade: 645
  • 12th grade: 565
18 to 1 112 9th Grade 12th Grade
Simonsen Ninth Grade Center
501 East Miller St
Jefferson City, MO 65101
573-659-3125
  • Total: 624
  • 9th grade: 624
14 to 1 46 9th Grade 9th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,595
  • Median family income: $52,490
  • Median male income: $26,966
  • Median female income: $20,355
  • Median income of a renter: $25,341
  • Median income of a home owner: $53,374
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,910 2,695 4,370 5,170 1,795