Average Teacher Salary in Kearney R-I

The average teacher salary in Kearney R-I is $40,520.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,812 $16,290 $18,221 $22,485 $30,625 $41,457
Kindergarten $46,648 $31,032 $35,994 $43,034 $54,227 $69,161
Elementary $44,268 $29,771 $34,447 $40,971 $50,974 $64,501
Middle school $42,474 $29,768 $34,974 $41,092 $49,451 $58,438
High school $43,402 $30,738 $35,368 $42,048 $50,482 $60,328

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General Facts

  • Staff: 401
  • Full time teachers: 229
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 29
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 91
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 14
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 121
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,627

Financial Statistics for Kearney R-I

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $19,150,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,731,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,077,000
  • Total revenue: $29,958,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $16,511,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $16,225,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,643,000
  • Expenditures per student: $278,000
  • Total expenditures: $33,432,000

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 Kearney R-I

Elementary Schools within the Kearney R-I

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dogwood Elementary
1400 Cedar Wood Pkwy
Kearney, MO 64060
816-903-1400
  • Total: 502
  • Pre-k: 110
  • Kindergarten: 216
  • 1st grade: 230
  • 2nd grade: 252
15 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hawthorne Elementary
1250 West Curtis
Mexico, MO 65265
573-581-3064
  • Total: 367
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 52
13 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Kearney Elementary
902 South Jefferson
Kearney, MO 64060
816-628-4113
  • Total: 286
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 45
13 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Southview Elementary
7 South Campus Dr
Kearney, MO 64060
816-628-4652
  • Total: 430
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 65
15 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Kearney R-I

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Kearney Jr. High
2215 South Campus St
Kearney, MO 64060
816-628-2650
  • Total: 636
  • 8th grade: 305
  • 9th grade: 331
18 to 1 35 8th Grade 9th Grade
Kearney Middle
200 East 5th St
Kearney, MO 64060
816-628-4115
  • Total: 575
  • 6th grade: 286
  • 7th grade: 289
15 to 1 38 6th Grade 7th Grade

High Schools within the Kearney R-I

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Kearney High
715 East 19th St
Kearney, MO 64060
816-628-4585
  • Total: 831
  • 10th grade: 261
  • 11th grade: 287
  • 12th grade: 283
16 to 1 51 10th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $24,241
  • Median family income: $66,530
  • Median male income: $42,556
  • Median female income: $22,913
  • Median income of a renter: $37,663
  • Median income of a home owner: $64,646
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    330 450 920 1,765 685