Average Teacher Salary in Lamar R-I

The average teacher salary in Lamar R-I is $33,222.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,877 $15,680 $17,312 $20,422 $29,335 $37,972
Kindergarten $33,512 $21,887 $28,230 $33,320 $38,452 $46,720
Elementary $35,970 $23,950 $30,177 $35,450 $41,235 $48,310
Middle school $36,562 $23,812 $29,375 $35,177 $40,942 $48,782
High school $36,190 $23,197 $28,597 $34,852 $41,982 $51,242

How to Become a Teacher in Lamar R-I

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General Facts

  • Staff: 179
  • Full time teachers: 100
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 23
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 40
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 55
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,497

Financial Statistics for Lamar R-I

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,379,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $3,780,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $566,000
  • Total revenue: $10,725,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $6,443,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $5,971,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,304,000
  • Expenditures per student: $178,000
  • Total expenditures: $10,537,000

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 Lamar R-I

Elementary Schools within the Lamar R-I

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Elementary
2449 East Hartley
Ozark, MO 65721
417-582-5906
  • Total: 477
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 109
13 to 1 36 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Lamar Elementary
202 West 7th
Lamar, MO 64759
417-682-3567
  • Total: 312
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 102
  • 5th grade: 103
13 to 1 24 3rd Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lamar R-I

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lamar Middle
202 West 7th
Lamar, MO 64759
417-682-3548
  • Total: 305
  • 6th grade: 103
  • 7th grade: 102
  • 8th grade: 100
14 to 1 21 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lamar R-I

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lamar High
202 West 7th
Lamar, MO 64759
417-682-5571
  • Total: 403
  • 9th grade: 94
  • 10th grade: 115
  • 11th grade: 98
  • 12th grade: 96
16 to 1 25 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,338
  • Median family income: $38,976
  • Median male income: $22,240
  • Median female income: $14,157
  • Median income of a renter: $20,174
  • Median income of a home owner: $38,492
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    540 505 565 325 104