Average Teacher Salary in Douglas County School District

The average teacher salary in Douglas County School District is $45,293.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,165 $18,400 $20,698 $22,731 $25,477 $59,940
Elementary $49,260 $28,910 $34,700 $49,110 $61,360 $69,950
Middle school $50,670 $34,690 $41,850 $49,650 $59,510 $67,040
High school $52,080 $35,030 $41,220 $51,600 $62,060 $69,970

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General Facts

  • Staff: 411
  • Full time teachers: 363
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): not available
  • Instructional Coordinators: not available
  • Elementary Teachers: 145
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 162
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,566

Financial Statistics for Douglas County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $45,428,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $20,047,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,223,000
  • Total revenue: $68,698,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $36,051,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $36,484,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $12,612,000
  • Expenditures per student: $59,000
  • Total expenditures: $68,138,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $18,100,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $4,092,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $511,000

Information on Schools within Douglas County School District

Elementary Schools within the Douglas County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
C C Meneley Elementary School (no Longer Track)
1446 Muir Dr
Gardnerville, NV 89460
775-265-3154
  • Total: 551
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 75
  • 6th grade: 71
18 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Gardnerville Elementary School (no Longer Track)
1290 Toler Ave
Gardnerville, NV 89410
775-782-5117
  • Total: 535
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 68
  • 6th grade: 73
18 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Gene Scarselli Elementary School
699 Long Valley Rd
Gardnerville, NV 89460
775-265-2222
  • Total: 578
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 94
19 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Jacks Valley Elementary School
701 Jacks Valley Rd
Carson City, NV 89705
775-267-3267
  • Total: 522
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 70
  • 6th grade: 79
17 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Minden Elementary School
1170 Baler St
Minden, NV 89423
775-782-5510
  • Total: 456
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 65
21 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Pinon Hills Elementary
1479 Stephanie Way
Minden, NV 89423
775-267-3622
  • Total: 506
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 78
  • 6th grade: 66
21 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Zephyr Cove Elementary School
226 Warrior Way
Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
775-588-4574
  • Total: 199
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 29
  • 2nd grade: 23
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 24
20 to 1 10 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Douglas County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carson Valley Middle School
1477 Hwy 395
Gardnerville, NV 89410
775-782-2265
  • Total: 793
  • 7th grade: 271
  • 8th grade: 270
  • 9th grade: 252
18 to 1 44 7th Grade 9th Grade
George Whittell High School
240 Warrior Way
Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
775-588-2446
  • Total: 263
  • 7th grade: 33
  • 8th grade: 45
  • 9th grade: 49
  • 10th grade: 38
  • 11th grade: 48
  • 12th grade: 50
13 to 1 20 7th Grade 12th Grade
Pau Wa Lu Middle School
701 Long Valley Rd
Gardnerville, NV 89460
775-265-6100
  • Total: 577
  • 7th grade: 207
  • 8th grade: 187
  • 9th grade: 183
19 to 1 31 7th Grade 10th Grade
Sierra Crest Academy
1701 Lucerne
Gardnerville, NV 89410
775-783-9002
  • Total: 63
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 18
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade: 5
16 to 1 4 6th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Douglas County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Douglas County High School
1670 Hwy 88
Minden, NV 89423
775-782-5136
  • Total: 1,468
  • 10th grade: 582
  • 11th grade: 478
  • 12th grade: 400
18 to 1 84 9th Grade 12th Grade
George Whittell High School
240 Warrior Way
Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
775-588-2446
  • Total: 263
  • 7th grade: 33
  • 8th grade: 45
  • 9th grade: 49
  • 10th grade: 38
  • 11th grade: 48
  • 12th grade: 50
13 to 1 20 7th Grade 12th Grade
Pau Wa Lu Middle School
701 Long Valley Rd
Gardnerville, NV 89460
775-265-6100
  • Total: 577
  • 7th grade: 207
  • 8th grade: 187
  • 9th grade: 183
19 to 1 31 7th Grade 10th Grade
Sierra Crest Academy
1701 Lucerne
Gardnerville, NV 89410
775-783-9002
  • Total: 63
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 18
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade: 5
16 to 1 4 6th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Douglas County School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jacobsen High (china Spring Youth Camp)
1638 Mono Ave
Minden, NV 89423
775-265-5433
  • Total: 55
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 29
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade: 3
14 to 1 4 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $27,288
  • Median family income: $57,092
  • Median male income: $33,556
  • Median female income: $20,709
  • Median income of a renter: $35,108
  • Median income of a home owner: $57,521
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,635 1,790 3,015 3,630 1,925