Average Teacher Salary in Fife School District

The average teacher salary in Fife School District is $50,820.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,162 $19,570 $21,424 $24,684 $29,661 $40,317
Kindergarten $54,001 $37,931 $44,408 $53,831 $63,752 $71,717
Elementary $57,174 $40,651 $47,444 $57,244 $67,151 $75,862
Middle school $57,764 $41,297 $48,181 $57,765 $67,741 $76,717
High school $58,002 $41,021 $47,854 $57,671 $68,400 $78,751

How to Become a Teacher in Fife School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 318
  • Full time teachers: 172
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 22
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 75
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 77
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,519

Financial Statistics for Fife School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $15,140,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $18,910,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,805,000
  • Total revenue: $35,855,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $15,285,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $17,193,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,229,000
  • Expenditures per student: $32,000
  • Total expenditures: $34,304,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,739,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $511,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $616,000

Information on Schools within Fife School District

Elementary Schools within the Fife School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Discovery Primary School
1205 19th Ave
Milton, WA 98354
253-284-1200
  • Total: 555
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 277
  • 1st grade: 252
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 1
22 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Endeavour Intermediate
1304 17th Ave
Milton, WA 98354
253-284-1400
  • Total: 555
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 141
  • 4th grade: 126
  • 5th grade: 151
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 1
19 to 1 29 2nd Grade 9th Grade
Hedden Elementary School
11313 8th St East
Edgewood, WA 98372
253-284-1500
  • Total: 471
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 134
  • 4th grade: 114
  • 5th grade: 120
19 to 1 25 2nd Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Fife School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Columbia Junior High School
2901 54th Ave East
Tacoma, WA 98424
253-517-1600
  • Total: 552
  • 8th grade: 248
  • 9th grade: 304
19 to 1 29 7th Grade 9th Grade
Discovery Primary School
1205 19th Ave
Milton, WA 98354
253-284-1200
  • Total: 555
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 277
  • 1st grade: 252
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 1
22 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Surprise Lake Middle School
2001 Milton Way
Milton, WA 98354
253-284-1300
  • Total: 509
  • 6th grade: 259
  • 7th grade: 250
23 to 1 22 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Fife School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fife High School
5616 20th St East
Tacoma, WA 98424
253-284-1100
  • Total: 853
  • 10th grade: 294
  • 11th grade: 290
  • 12th grade: 269
22 to 1 39 10th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Learning Opportunity Center
2801 Commercial Ave
Anacortes, WA 98221
360-293-1225
  • Total: 24
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 16
not available not available 10th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $22,706
  • Median family income: $52,088
  • Median male income: $33,586
  • Median female income: $20,835
  • Median income of a renter: $32,557
  • Median income of a home owner: $57,974
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    665 725 1,060 1,110 475