Average Teacher Salary in Bethel School District

The average teacher salary in Bethel School District is $51,062.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,070 $18,940 $20,240 $22,580 $26,020 $35,520
Kindergarten $56,590 $40,980 $46,640 $56,810 $66,010 $73,480
Elementary $57,500 $40,400 $47,650 $57,730 $67,480 $76,290
Middle school $58,500 $42,140 $48,640 $58,330 $68,600 $77,910
High school $57,650 $40,460 $47,370 $57,320 $67,880 $78,610

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,719
  • Full time teachers: 887
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 141
  • Instructional Coordinators: 18
  • Elementary Teachers: 386
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 29
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 335
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 18,032

Financial Statistics for Bethel School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $45,712,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $118,489,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $10,525,000
  • Total revenue: $174,726,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $81,238,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $91,103,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $27,553,000
  • Expenditures per student: $449,000
  • Total expenditures: $173,396,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $37,049,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $4,032,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $2,518,000

Information on Schools within Bethel School District

Elementary Schools within the Bethel School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Camas Prairie Elementary
320 176th St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-683-7400
  • Total: 821
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 131
  • 4th grade: 118
  • 5th grade: 127
  • 6th grade: 141
22 to 1 38 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Centennial Elementary
24323 54th Ave East
Graham, WA 98338
253-683-7700
  • Total: 727
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 104
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 124
  • 6th grade: 114
21 to 1 35 Kindergarten 7th Grade
Chester High Thompson Elementary
15605 B St East
Tacoma, WA 98445
253-683-5800
  • Total: 526
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 67
18 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Clover Creek Elementary
16715 36th Ave East
Tacoma, WA 98446
253-683-7800
  • Total: 577
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 105
  • 6th grade: 98
21 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Elk Plain Elementary
22015 22nd Ave East
Spanaway, WA 98397
253-638-7900
  • Total: 456
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 61
19 to 1 24 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Evergreen Elementary
1311 172nd St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-683-8200
  • Total: 680
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 6th grade: 40
18 to 1 38 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Graham Elementary
10026 204th St East
Graham, WA 98338
253-683-8500
  • Total: 832
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 117
  • 3rd grade: 120
  • 4th grade: 125
  • 5th grade: 125
  • 6th grade: 123
22 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Kapowsin Elementary
10412 264th St East
Graham, WA 98338
253-683-8600
  • Total: 435
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 81
  • 6th grade: 53
18 to 1 24 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Naches Trail Elementary
15305 Waller Rd East
Tacoma, WA 98446
253-683-8700
  • Total: 802
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 119
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 133
  • 5th grade: 117
  • 6th grade: 132
20 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
North Star Elementary
7719 224th St East
Graham, WA 98338
253-683-8800
  • Total: 618
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 97
  • 6th grade: 102
19 to 1 32 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Pioneer Valley Elementary
7315 Eustis Hunt Rd
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-683-8900
  • Total: 895
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 137
  • 2nd grade: 136
  • 3rd grade: 133
  • 4th grade: 116
  • 5th grade: 142
  • 6th grade: 117
21 to 1 42 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Pioneer Valley Preschool
7315 Eustis Hunt Rd
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-683-6922
  • Total: 21
  • Pre-k: 21
not available not available Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Rocky Ridge Elementary
6514 260th St East
Graham, WA 98338
253-683-5000
  • Total: 551
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 86
  • 7th grade: 1
16 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Roy Elementary
4th And Petersen
Roy, WA 98580
253-683-5100
  • Total: 306
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 47
19 to 1 16 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Shining Mountain Elementary
21615 38th Ave East
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-683-5200
  • Total: 603
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 92
  • 6th grade: 95
17 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Shining Mountain Preschool
21917 38th Ave East
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-536-7227
  • Total: 46
  • Pre-k: 46
not available not available Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Spanaway Elementary
215 166th St South
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-683-5300
  • Total: 420
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 74
  • 6th grade: 68
19 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Spanaway Junior High
15701 B St East
Tacoma, WA 98445
253-683-5400
  • Total: 873
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 318
  • 8th grade: 300
  • 9th grade: 254
24 to 1 37 5th Grade 9th Grade
Thompson Preschool
15616 5th Ave East
Tacoma, WA 98445
206-539-6078
  • Total: 85
  • Pre-k: 85
28 to 1 3 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten

Middle Schools within the Bethel School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bethel Junior High
22201 38th Ave East
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-683-7200
  • Total: 833
  • 7th grade: 274
  • 8th grade: 286
  • 9th grade: 273
22 to 1 38 6th Grade 9th Grade
Cedarcrest Jr High
191201 13th Ave Crt. East
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-683-7500
  • Total: 775
  • 7th grade: 254
  • 8th grade: 261
  • 9th grade: 260
19 to 1 42 7th Grade 9th Grade
Centennial Elementary
24323 54th Ave East
Graham, WA 98338
253-683-7700
  • Total: 727
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 104
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 124
  • 6th grade: 114
21 to 1 35 Kindergarten 7th Grade
Cougar Mountain Junior High School
5108 260th St East
Graham, WA 98338
253-683-8000
  • Total: 747
  • 7th grade: 248
  • 8th grade: 246
  • 9th grade: 253
21 to 1 35 7th Grade 9th Grade
Frontier Jr High
22110 108th Ave East
Graham, WA 98338
253-683-8300
  • Total: 892
  • 7th grade: 287
  • 8th grade: 288
  • 9th grade: 317
22 to 1 41 7th Grade 10th Grade

High Schools within the Bethel School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bethel High School
22215 38th Ave East
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-683-7000
  • Total: 1,238
  • 10th grade: 415
  • 11th grade: 426
  • 12th grade: 397
20 to 1 63 10th Grade 12th Grade
Frontier Jr High
22110 108th Ave East
Graham, WA 98338
253-683-8300
  • Total: 892
  • 7th grade: 287
  • 8th grade: 288
  • 9th grade: 317
22 to 1 41 7th Grade 10th Grade
Graham Kapowsin High School
22100 108th Ave East
Graham, WA 98338
253-683-6100
  • Total: 1,398
  • 10th grade: 484
  • 11th grade: 475
  • 12th grade: 439
not available not available 10th Grade 12th Grade
Spanaway Lake High School
1305 168th St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-683-5600
  • Total: 1,250
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 455
  • 11th grade: 393
  • 12th grade: 401
22 to 1 57 10th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Challenger Secondary School
18020 B St East
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-683-6800
  • Total: 613
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 48
  • 11th grade: 121
  • 12th grade: 411
not available not available 5th Grade 12th Grade
Spanaway Elementary Preschool
215 166th St South
Spanaway, WA 98387
253-683-6000
  • Total: 9
  • Pre-k: 9
not available not available Prekindergarten Prekindergarten

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,589
  • Median family income: $55,029
  • Median male income: $35,065
  • Median female income: $20,176
  • Median income of a renter: $34,980
  • Median income of a home owner: $55,363
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,175 3,535 5,815 7,140 2,225