Average Teacher Salary in Sweetwater Independent School District

The average teacher salary in Sweetwater Independent School District is $42,176.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $33,690 $21,710 $26,520 $31,040 $41,140 $49,930
Kindergarten $43,230 $31,620 $36,750 $43,260 $49,750 $54,960
Elementary $43,350 $31,250 $36,950 $43,570 $50,110 $55,650
Middle school $44,750 $32,390 $37,890 $44,750 $51,420 $58,540
High school $45,860 $32,310 $38,300 $45,590 $52,800 $61,490

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General Facts

  • Staff: 436
  • Full time teachers: 196
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 68
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 71
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 79
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,330

Financial Statistics for Sweetwater Independent School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,688,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $10,521,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,932,000
  • Total revenue: $23,141,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,367,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $14,166,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,169,000
  • Expenditures per student: $77,000
  • Total expenditures: $21,790,000

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 Sweetwater Independent School District

Elementary Schools within the Sweetwater Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cowen El
700 West 4th
Sweetwater, TX 79556
325-235-3482
  • Total: 179
  • Pre-k: 179
18 to 1 10 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
East Ridge El
1700 East 12th St
Sweetwater, TX 79556
325-235-5282
  • Total: 371
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 83
14 to 1 26 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Southeast El
1201 Mustang Dr
Sweetwater, TX 79556
325-235-9222
  • Total: 376
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 80
14 to 1 27 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Sweetwater Intermediate School
705 East 3rd
Sweetwater, TX 79556
325-235-3491
  • Total: 326
  • 4th grade: 163
  • 5th grade: 163
13 to 1 26 4th Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Sweetwater Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sweetwater Middle
305 Lamar
Sweetwater, TX 79556
325-236-6303
  • Total: 494
  • 6th grade: 153
  • 7th grade: 160
  • 8th grade: 181
11 to 1 44 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Sweetwater Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Sweetwater High School
1205 Ragland
Sweetwater, TX 79556
325-235-4371
  • Total: 583
  • 9th grade: 171
  • 10th grade: 131
  • 11th grade: 148
  • 12th grade: 133
11 to 1 52 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,950
  • Median family income: $31,796
  • Median male income: $21,765
  • Median female income: $12,550
  • Median income of a renter: $16,935
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,649
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,415 800 715 515 210

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