Average Teacher Salary in Franklin Pierce School District

The average teacher salary in Franklin Pierce 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: 785
  • Full time teachers: 411
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 67
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 168
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 18
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 160
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 7,801

Financial Statistics for Franklin Pierce School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $17,580,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $45,354,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,198,000
  • Total revenue: $69,132,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $38,124,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $39,819,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $12,864,000
  • Expenditures per student: $145,000
  • Total expenditures: $65,474,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $16,210,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,275,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,187,000

Information on Schools within Franklin Pierce School District

Elementary Schools within the Franklin Pierce School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brookdale Elementary
611 132nd St South
Tacoma, WA 98444
253-535-9885
  • Total: 391
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 80
18 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Central Avenue Elementary
4505 104th St East
Tacoma, WA 98446
253-535-9886
  • Total: 355
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 76
18 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Christensen Elementary
10232 Barnes Ln
Tacoma, WA 98444
253-535-9887
  • Total: 451
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 82
20 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Collins Elementary
4608 128th St East
Tacoma, WA 98446
253-535-9888
  • Total: 348
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 1
17 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Elmhurst Elementary School
420 133rd St East
Tacoma, WA 98445
253-535-9889
  • Total: 487
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 73
20 to 1 24 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Harvard Elementary
1709 85th St East
Tacoma, WA 98445
253-535-9890
  • Total: 451
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 80
18 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
James Sales Elementary
11213 Sheridan Ave South
Tacoma, WA 98444
253-535-9891
  • Total: 429
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 75
20 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Midland Elementary
2300 105th St East
Tacoma, WA 98445
253-535-9898
  • Total: 471
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 82
20 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Franklin Pierce School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Morris Ford Middle School
1602 104th St East
Tacoma, WA 98445
253-535-9883
  • Total: 920
  • 6th grade: 298
  • 7th grade: 318
  • 8th grade: 303
  • 9th grade: 1
19 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade
Perry G Keithley Middle School
12324 12th Ave South
Tacoma, WA 98444
253-535-9884
  • Total: 928
  • 6th grade: 324
  • 7th grade: 314
  • 8th grade: 286
  • 9th grade: 4
20 to 1 46 6th Grade 8th Grade
Washington High School
12420 Ainsworth Ave South
Tacoma, WA 98444
253-535-9881
  • Total: 959
  • 9th grade: 285
  • 10th grade: 254
  • 11th grade: 195
  • 12th grade: 225
20 to 1 49 8th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Franklin Pierce School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Franklin-pierce High School
11002 18th Ave East
Tacoma, WA 98445
253-535-9880
  • Total: 1,179
  • 9th grade: 352
  • 10th grade: 356
  • 11th grade: 262
  • 12th grade: 209
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade
Washington High School
12420 Ainsworth Ave South
Tacoma, WA 98444
253-535-9881
  • Total: 959
  • 9th grade: 285
  • 10th grade: 254
  • 11th grade: 195
  • 12th grade: 225
20 to 1 49 8th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Gates Secondary School
813 132nd St South
Tacoma, WA 98444
253-535-9882
  • Total: 431
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 16
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 78
  • 11th grade: 150
  • 12th grade: 125
30 to 1 14 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,332
  • Median family income: $43,890
  • Median male income: $28,688
  • Median female income: $17,105
  • Median income of a renter: $27,612
  • Median income of a home owner: $49,793
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,565 2,235 2,615 2,450 905