Average Teacher Salary in Brownsville Independent School District

The average teacher salary in Brownsville Independent School District is $48,123.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $40,503 $18,869 $24,967 $43,384 $53,780 $61,885
Kindergarten $49,523 $36,786 $43,152 $49,561 $56,923 $63,862
Elementary $49,052 $37,669 $43,004 $48,838 $55,594 $62,976
Middle school $50,192 $38,355 $43,451 $50,105 $57,950 $64,440
High school $51,346 $39,081 $44,081 $51,031 $59,161 $65,768

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General Facts

  • Staff: 7,436
  • Full time teachers: 3,322
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 809
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 1,352
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 206
  • Pre-K Teachers: 135
  • High School Teachers: 1,312
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 47,883

Financial Statistics for Brownsville Independent School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $81,249,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $306,403,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $78,309,000
  • Total revenue: $465,961,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $237,150,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $270,194,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $60,669,000
  • Expenditures per student: $4,682,000
  • Total expenditures: $448,122,000

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 Brownsville Independent School District

Elementary Schools within the Brownsville Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Aiken El
6290 Southmost Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-554-4214
  • Total: 886
  • Pre-k: 137
  • Kindergarten: 107
  • 1st grade: 126
  • 2nd grade: 147
  • 3rd grade: 131
  • 4th grade: 124
  • 5th grade: 114
17 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Benavides El
3101 Mcallen Rd
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-350-3250
  • Total: 823
  • Kindergarten: 17
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 15
  • 3rd grade: 16
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 21
16 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Brite Elementary
450 South Browne Ave
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-698-3004
  • Total: 738
  • Pre-k: 85
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 124
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 113
16 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Canales El
1811 International Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-548-8900
  • Total: 685
  • Pre-k: 79
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 120
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 104
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 81
16 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Castaneda El
3201 Lima St
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-548-8800
  • Total: 603
  • Pre-k: 116
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 76
15 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Champion El
4750 Bowie Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-832-6200
  • Total: 795
  • Pre-k: 102
  • Kindergarten: 129
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 130
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 100
15 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Cromack El
3200 East 30th St
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-548-8820
  • Total: 720
  • Pre-k: 118
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 136
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 84
15 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Del Castillo El
105 Morningside Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-982-2600
  • Total: 575
  • Pre-k: 82
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 79
16 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Egly El
445 Land Olakes
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-548-8850
  • Total: 1,100
  • Pre-k: 125
  • Kindergarten: 144
  • 1st grade: 160
  • 2nd grade: 192
  • 3rd grade: 175
  • 4th grade: 161
  • 5th grade: 143
15 to 1 72 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
El Jardin El
6911 Boca Chica Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-831-6000
  • Total: 752
  • Pre-k: 110
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 132
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 109
16 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Gallegos El
2700 Avenida Rancho Viejo
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-547-4230
  • Total: 890
  • Pre-k: 69
  • Kindergarten: 122
  • 1st grade: 133
  • 2nd grade: 143
  • 3rd grade: 145
  • 4th grade: 134
  • 5th grade: 144
17 to 1 54 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Garden Park El
855 Military Hwy
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-982-2630
  • Total: 856
  • Pre-k: 110
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 131
  • 4th grade: 116
  • 5th grade: 126
16 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Garza El
200 Esperanza Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-982-2660
  • Total: 733
  • Pre-k: 121
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 116
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 111
  • 5th grade: 99
16 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Gonzalez El
4350 Coffeeporoute Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-831-6030
  • Total: 1,124
  • Pre-k: 131
  • Kindergarten: 145
  • 1st grade: 183
  • 2nd grade: 181
  • 3rd grade: 177
  • 4th grade: 170
  • 5th grade: 137
16 to 1 72 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hudson El
2980 Fm 802
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-574-6400
  • Total: 1,179
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 78
18 to 1 67 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Longoria El
2400 East Van Buren St
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-982-2700
  • Total: 398
  • Pre-k: 85
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 50
14 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Martin El
3500 Pine St
Beaumont, TX 77703
409-835-3115
  • Total: 492
  • Pre-k: 119
  • Kindergarten: 150
  • 1st grade: 179
  • 2nd grade: 160
  • 3rd grade: 176
  • 4th grade: 145
13 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Morningside El
1025 Morningside Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-982-2760
  • Total: 775
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 83
  • 6th grade: 84
16 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Ortiz El
2550 Vogel
Abilene, TX 79603
325-671-4945
  • Total: 591
  • Pre-k: 75
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 109
  • 2nd grade: 112
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 129
  • 5th grade: 109
14 to 1 43 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Palm Grove El
7942 Southmost Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-982-3850
  • Total: 612
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 89
14 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Paredes El
3700 Heritage Trl
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-574-5582
  • Total: 1,127
  • Pre-k: 111
  • Kindergarten: 161
  • 1st grade: 138
  • 2nd grade: 168
  • 3rd grade: 183
  • 4th grade: 190
  • 5th grade: 176
16 to 1 71 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Perez El
1111 East Ailsie
Kingsville, TX 78363
361-592-8511
  • Total: 417
  • Pre-k: 77
  • Kindergarten: 107
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 112
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 88
15 to 1 28 2nd Grade 4th Grade
Putegnat El
730 East 8th St
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-548-8930
  • Total: 469
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 54
16 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Resaca El
901 Filmore St
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-982-2900
  • Total: 300
  • Pre-k: 37
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 41
14 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Russell El
800 Lakeside Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-548-8960
  • Total: 979
  • Pre-k: 116
  • Kindergarten: 139
  • 1st grade: 138
  • 2nd grade: 150
  • 3rd grade: 142
  • 4th grade: 154
  • 5th grade: 140
16 to 1 62 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sharp El
1439 Palm Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-982-2930
  • Total: 635
  • Pre-k: 70
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 118
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 82
15 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Skinner El
411 West St Charles St
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-982-2830
  • Total: 775
  • Pre-k: 106
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 113
  • 2nd grade: 122
  • 3rd grade: 126
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 99
16 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Southmost El
5245 Southmost Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-548-8870
  • Total: 582
  • Pre-k: 70
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 88
15 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Vermillion Road El
6895 Fm 802
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-831-6060
  • Total: 1,176
  • Pre-k: 135
  • Kindergarten: 157
  • 1st grade: 178
  • 2nd grade: 167
  • 3rd grade: 181
  • 4th grade: 189
  • 5th grade: 169
17 to 1 71 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Victoria Heights El
2801 East 13th St
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-982-2960
  • Total: 535
  • Pre-k: 68
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 52
15 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Villa Nueva El
Route 8 Box 630
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-542-3957
  • Total: 419
  • Pre-k: 64
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 64
15 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Yturria El
2955 West Tandy Rd
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-350-3200
  • Total: 1,088
  • Pre-k: 112
  • Kindergarten: 141
  • 1st grade: 158
  • 2nd grade: 174
  • 3rd grade: 167
  • 4th grade: 159
  • 5th grade: 177
18 to 1 60 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Brownsville Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Besteiro Middle
6280 Southmost Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-504-5764
  • Total: 848
  • 6th grade: 289
  • 7th grade: 275
  • 8th grade: 284
11 to 1 76 6th Grade 8th Grade
Cummings Middle
1800 Cummings Place
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-548-8630
  • Total: 855
  • 6th grade: 277
  • 7th grade: 273
  • 8th grade: 305
11 to 1 76 6th Grade 8th Grade
Faulk Middle
2000 Roosevelt St
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-548-8500
  • Total: 864
  • 6th grade: 316
  • 7th grade: 300
  • 8th grade: 248
12 to 1 74 6th Grade 8th Grade
Garcia Middle
5701 Fm 802
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-832-6300
  • Total: 1,076
  • 6th grade: 373
  • 7th grade: 361
  • 8th grade: 342
16 to 1 68 6th Grade 8th Grade
Lucio Middle
300 North Vermillion Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-831-4550
  • Total: 1,104
  • 6th grade: 365
  • 7th grade: 367
  • 8th grade: 372
14 to 1 81 6th Grade 8th Grade
Oliveira Middle
444 Land Olakes
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-548-8530
  • Total: 1,170
  • 6th grade: 397
  • 7th grade: 384
  • 8th grade: 389
14 to 1 81 6th Grade 8th Grade
Perkins Middle
4750 Austin Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-831-8770
  • Total: 917
  • 7th grade: 42
  • 8th grade: 49
14 to 1 67 6th Grade 9th Grade
Stell Middle
1105 Los Ebanos Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-548-8560
  • Total: 1,023
  • 6th grade: 333
  • 7th grade: 328
  • 8th grade: 362
14 to 1 76 6th Grade 8th Grade
Stillman Middle
2977 West Tandy Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-698-1000
  • Total: 1,304
  • 6th grade: 446
  • 7th grade: 408
  • 8th grade: 450
17 to 1 78 6th Grade 8th Grade
Vela Middle
4905 Paredes Line Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-548-7770
  • Total: 1,060
  • 6th grade: 327
  • 7th grade: 380
  • 8th grade: 353
14 to 1 76 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Brownsville Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brownsville Early College High School
1900 Price Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-698-1476
  • Total: 99
  • 9th grade: 99
14 to 1 7 9th Grade 9th Grade
Cameron County J J A E P
2310 West Hwy 77
San Benito, TX 78586
956-361-4629
  • Total: 11
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade
Hanna High School
2615 Price Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-548-7600
  • Total: 3,126
  • 9th grade: 991
  • 10th grade: 747
  • 11th grade: 747
  • 12th grade: 641
15 to 1 205 9th Grade 12th Grade
Lopez High School
3205 South Dakota Ave
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-982-7400
  • Total: 2,249
  • 9th grade: 760
  • 10th grade: 542
  • 11th grade: 513
  • 12th grade: 434
14 to 1 158 9th Grade 12th Grade
Pace High School
314 West Los Ebanos Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520
956-548-7700
  • Total: 2,488
  • 9th grade: 812
  • 10th grade: 687
  • 11th grade: 551
  • 12th grade: 438
15 to 1 170 9th Grade 12th Grade
Porter High School
3500 International Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-548-7800
  • Total: 2,440
  • 9th grade: 896
  • 10th grade: 510
  • 11th grade: 571
  • 12th grade: 463
14 to 1 169 9th Grade 12th Grade
Rivera High School
6955 Fm 802
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-831-8700
  • Total: 2,211
  • 9th grade: 747
  • 10th grade: 587
  • 11th grade: 485
  • 12th grade: 392
15 to 1 152 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Burns El
1974 Alton Gloor Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78521
956-548-8490
  • Total: 1,209
  • Pre-k: 176
  • Kindergarten: 165
  • 1st grade: 179
  • 2nd grade: 186
  • 3rd grade: 185
  • 4th grade: 166
  • 5th grade: 152
16 to 1 75 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $9,563
  • Median family income: $25,913
  • Median male income: $15,690
  • Median female income: $11,286
  • Median income of a renter: $14,849
  • Median income of a home owner: $30,901
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    17,480 7,465 5,490 4,040 1,645

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