Average Teacher Salary in Amarillo Independent School District

The average teacher salary in Amarillo Independent School District is $43,672.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,967 $15,240 $17,215 $21,307 $26,358 $32,891
Kindergarten $47,892 $37,557 $42,410 $47,484 $53,475 $60,637
Elementary $50,585 $39,580 $44,270 $49,560 $56,915 $65,474
Middle school $47,369 $37,792 $41,401 $46,296 $53,118 $60,185
High school $49,551 $38,280 $42,606 $48,479 $56,140 $63,680

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,991
  • Full time teachers: 2,171
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 388
  • Instructional Coordinators: 13
  • Elementary Teachers: 906
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 139
  • Pre-K Teachers: 65
  • High School Teachers: 730
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 32,102

Financial Statistics for Amarillo Independent School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $106,960,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $116,171,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $32,914,000
  • Total revenue: $256,045,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $141,363,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $154,975,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $28,576,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,041,000
  • Total expenditures: $261,308,000

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 Amarillo Independent School District

Elementary Schools within the Amarillo Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Avondale El
1500 Avondale
Amarillo, TX 79106
806-354-4490
  • Total: 426
  • Pre-k: 56
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 61
15 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Belmar El
6324 Adirondack
Amarillo, TX 79106
806-326-4050
  • Total: 278
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 48
13 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Bivins El
1500 South Fannin
Amarillo, TX 79102
806-371-5620
  • Total: 506
  • Pre-k: 59
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 65
16 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Caprock High School
3001 East 34th
Amarillo, TX 79103
806-326-2200
  • Total: 1,849
  • Pre-k: 27
  • 9th grade: 505
  • 10th grade: 481
  • 11th grade: 429
  • 12th grade: 407
15 to 1 126 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Carver El Academy
1905 West 12th
Amarillo, TX 79107
806-371-5630
  • Total: 382
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 90
15 to 1 26 2nd Grade 5th Grade
Coronado El
3210 Wimberly Rd
Amarillo, TX 79109
806-354-4600
  • Total: 419
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 56
15 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Eastridge El
1314 Evergreen
Amarillo, TX 79107
806-381-7170
  • Total: 736
  • Pre-k: 90
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 106
  • 5th grade: 102
15 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Emerson El
9533 Skyline Dr
Houston, TX 77063
713-917-3630
  • Total: 812
  • Pre-k: 98
  • Kindergarten: 150
  • 1st grade: 141
  • 2nd grade: 115
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 103
  • 5th grade: 95
18 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Forest Hill El
3515 Amarillo Blvd East
Amarillo, TX 79107
806-326-4400
  • Total: 568
  • Pre-k: 101
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 67
14 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Glenwood El
2407 South Houston
Amarillo, TX 79103
806-326-4450
  • Total: 373
  • Pre-k: 82
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 51
13 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hamlet El
705 Sycamore
Amarillo, TX 79107
806-381-7230
  • Total: 337
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 49
12 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Humphrey's Highland El
3900 East 13th
Amarillo, TX 79104
806-371-5665
  • Total: 588
  • Pre-k: 93
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 74
15 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lamar El
201 Parland Place
San Antonio, TX 78209
210-822-7823
  • Total: 256
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 63
13 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Landergin El
3209 South Taylor
Amarillo, TX 79110
806-371-5675
  • Total: 343
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 34
14 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lawndale El
2215 South Bivins
Amarillo, TX 79103
806-371-5685
  • Total: 340
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 48
14 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lee El
800 Mack Place
Denton, TX 76201
940-369-3500
  • Total: 653
  • Kindergarten: 123
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 108
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 88
13 to 1 50 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School
2801 North Coulter St
Amarillo, TX 79124
806-326-3400
  • Total: 368
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 97
  • 7th grade: 93
  • 8th grade: 87
12 to 1 30 5th Grade 8th Grade
Mesa Verde El
4011 Beaver
Amarillo, TX 79107
806-326-4800
  • Total: 435
  • Pre-k: 63
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 59
14 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Oak Dale El
2711 South Hill
Amarillo, TX 79103
806-326-4850
  • Total: 508
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 78
15 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Olsen Park El
2409 Anna
Amarillo, TX 79106
806-354-4610
  • Total: 395
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 64
18 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Palo Duro High School
1400 North Grant
Amarillo, TX 79107
806-326-2400
  • Total: 1,881
  • Pre-k: 41
  • 9th grade: 509
  • 10th grade: 498
  • 11th grade: 392
  • 12th grade: 441
15 to 1 128 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Paramount Terrace El
3906 West 40th
Amarillo, TX 79109
806-354-4620
  • Total: 270
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 38
14 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Pleasant Valley El
4413 River Dr
Amarillo, TX 79108
806-326-5000
  • Total: 305
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 43
15 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Puckett El
6700 Oakhurst
Amarillo, TX 79109
806-354-4630
  • Total: 382
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 71
16 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Ridgecrest El
2015 Ridgecrest
Houston, TX 77055
713-365-4060
  • Total: 808
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 153
  • 1st grade: 147
  • 2nd grade: 117
  • 3rd grade: 135
  • 4th grade: 112
  • 5th grade: 116
13 to 1 61 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rogers El
301 High St
Rogers, TX 76569
254-642-3250
  • Total: 367
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 68
14 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
San Jacinto El
1000 West 19th St
Odessa, TX 79763
432-331-7865
  • Total: 629
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 79
  • 6th grade: 84
17 to 1 37 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Sanborn El
700 South Roberts
Amarillo, TX 79102
806-371-5750
  • Total: 587
  • Pre-k: 91
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 76
17 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sleepy Hollow El
3435 Reeder
Amarillo, TX 79121
806-354-4650
  • Total: 466
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 79
17 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
South Georgia El
5018 Susan Dr
Amarillo, TX 79110
806-354-4660
  • Total: 448
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 62
16 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
South Lawn El
4719 South Bowie
Amarillo, TX 79110
806-354-4670
  • Total: 368
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 45
14 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sunrise El
5123 East 14th
Amarillo, TX 79104
806-371-5770
  • Total: 366
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 48
13 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tradewind El
4300 Williams
Amarillo, TX 79118
806-326-5500
  • Total: 426
  • Pre-k: 70
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 56
16 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Western Plateau El
4927 Shawnee
Amarillo, TX 79109
806-354-4680
  • Total: 408
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 75
16 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Whittier El
10511 Lacrosse St
Houston, TX 77029
713-671-3810
  • Total: 547
  • Pre-k: 81
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 66
17 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wills El
3500 West 11th
Amarillo, TX 79106
806-326-5650
  • Total: 447
  • Pre-k: 62
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 64
16 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Windsor El
6700 Hyde Pkwy
Amarillo, TX 79109
806-326-5700
  • Total: 503
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 81
15 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wolflin El
2026 South Hughes
Amarillo, TX 79109
806-371-5790
  • Total: 353
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 59
14 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Woodlands Elementary
2501 North Coulter
Amarillo, TX 79106
806-326-5800
  • Total: 414
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 86
17 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Amarillo Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Austin Middle
825 East Union Bower Rd
Irving, TX 75061
972-721-3100
  • Total: 998
  • 6th grade: 151
  • 7th grade: 155
  • 8th grade: 171
13 to 1 74 6th Grade 8th Grade
Bonham Middle
4600 Midway Dr
Temple, TX 76502
254-215-6600
  • Total: 520
  • 6th grade: 172
  • 7th grade: 185
  • 8th grade: 163
13 to 1 42 6th Grade 8th Grade
Bowie Middle
600 East 6th St
Irving, TX 75060
972-721-3000
  • Total: 978
  • 6th grade: 331
  • 7th grade: 368
  • 8th grade: 345
14 to 1 72 6th Grade 8th Grade
Crockett Middle
2431 Hancock St
Irving, TX 75061
972-313-4700
  • Total: 995
  • 7th grade: 163
  • 8th grade: 152
16 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade
Fannin Middle
4627 South Rusk
Amarillo, TX 79110
806-354-4570
  • Total: 626
  • 6th grade: 225
  • 7th grade: 206
  • 8th grade: 195
15 to 1 43 6th Grade 8th Grade
Houston Middle
3033 West Country Club Rd
Irving, TX 75038
972-261-2300
  • Total: 996
  • 6th grade: 270
  • 7th grade: 246
  • 8th grade: 257
14 to 1 70 6th Grade 8th Grade
Johnny N Allen-6th Grade Campus
700 North Lincoln
Amarillo, TX 79107
806-371-5646
  • Total: 224
  • 6th grade: 224
12 to 1 18 6th Grade 6th Grade
Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School
2801 North Coulter St
Amarillo, TX 79124
806-326-3400
  • Total: 368
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 97
  • 7th grade: 93
  • 8th grade: 87
12 to 1 30 5th Grade 8th Grade
Mann Middle
2545 Mimosa Dr
Abilene, TX 79603
325-672-8493
  • Total: 766
  • 6th grade: 282
  • 7th grade: 241
  • 8th grade: 243
13 to 1 60 6th Grade 8th Grade
Travis Middle
1500 South 19th St
Temple, TX 76504
254-215-6300
  • Total: 592
  • 6th grade: 186
  • 7th grade: 180
  • 8th grade: 226
12 to 1 50 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Amarillo Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Amarillo High School
4225 Danbury
Amarillo, TX 79109
806-326-2000
  • Total: 2,123
  • 9th grade: 564
  • 10th grade: 533
  • 11th grade: 541
  • 12th grade: 485
17 to 1 123 9th Grade 12th Grade
Caprock High School
3001 East 34th
Amarillo, TX 79103
806-326-2200
  • Total: 1,849
  • Pre-k: 27
  • 9th grade: 505
  • 10th grade: 481
  • 11th grade: 429
  • 12th grade: 407
15 to 1 126 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Palo Duro High School
1400 North Grant
Amarillo, TX 79107
806-326-2400
  • Total: 1,881
  • Pre-k: 41
  • 9th grade: 509
  • 10th grade: 498
  • 11th grade: 392
  • 12th grade: 441
15 to 1 128 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Tascosa High School
3921 Westlawn
Amarillo, TX 79102
806-326-2600
  • Total: 2,169
  • 9th grade: 644
  • 10th grade: 553
  • 11th grade: 506
  • 12th grade: 466
16 to 1 137 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Amarillo Independent School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Amarillo Area Center For Advanced Learning
1100 North Forest
Amarillo, TX 79106
806-326-2800
  • Total: 16
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 2
1 to 1 30 9th Grade 12th Grade
Carver Early Childhood Academy
1800 North Travis
Amarillo, TX 79107
806-371-6170
  • Total: 359
  • Pre-k: 118
  • Kindergarten: 125
  • 1st grade: 116
14 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 1st Grade
Homebound
6632 Bandera
San Antonio, TX 78238
210-397-8810
  • Total: 6
6 to 1 1 2nd Grade 11th Grade
North Heights Alter
607 North Hughes
Amarillo, TX 79107
806-371-5710
  • Total: 150
6 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Travis Language Center
2815 Martin Rd
Amarillo, TX 79107
806-326-3800
  • Total: 37
  • 6th grade: 11
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 11
11 to 1 4 6th Grade 8th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,447
  • Median family income: $41,377
  • Median male income: $24,584
  • Median female income: $15,230
  • Median income of a renter: $22,904
  • Median income of a home owner: $42,670
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    11,320 8,970 9,455 8,580 3,990

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