Average Teacher Salary in Meridian School District

The average teacher salary in Meridian School District is $46,840.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,360 $19,650 $21,790 $24,630 $29,800 $33,490
Kindergarten $45,680 $28,570 $35,300 $43,390 $56,080 $67,200
Elementary $52,160 $30,750 $40,540 $52,280 $65,350 $75,090
Middle school $55,610 $39,100 $45,940 $55,200 $66,540 $74,700
High school $54,390 $30,100 $43,850 $54,050 $68,190 $77,970

How to Become a Teacher in Meridian School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 160
  • Full time teachers: 82
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 28 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 16
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 37
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 2
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 34
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,885

Financial Statistics for Meridian School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,586,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,818,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $988,000
  • Total revenue: $14,392,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,782,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $8,181,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,600,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $13,478,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,396,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $385,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $232,000

Information on Schools within Meridian School District

Elementary Schools within the Meridian School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Irene Reither Primary School
954 East Hemmi Rd
Everson, WA 98226
206-398-2111
  • Total: 449
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 110
  • 2nd grade: 128
  • 3rd grade: 120
18 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
Ten Mile Creek Elementary
960 East Hemmi Rd
Everson, WA 98247
360-398-8018
  • Total: 210
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 103
17 to 1 13 4th Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Meridian School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Meridian Middle School
861 Ten Mile Rd
Lynden, WA 98264
360-398-2291
  • Total: 333
  • 6th grade: 105
  • 7th grade: 111
  • 8th grade: 117
20 to 1 17 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Meridian School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Meridian High School
194 West Laurel Rd
Bellingham, WA 98226
360-398-8111
  • Total: 484
  • 9th grade: 121
  • 10th grade: 128
  • 11th grade: 112
  • 12th grade: 123
19 to 1 26 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Meridian Parent Partnership Program
214 West Laurel Rd
Bellingham, WA 98226
360-966-0106
  • Total: 365
  • Kindergarten: 20
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 43
  • 7th grade: 30
  • 8th grade: 31
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 16
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade: 3
122 to 1 3 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Meridian Special Programs
214 West Laurel Rd
Bellingham, WA 98226
206-398-7111
  • Total: 20
  • Pre-k: 20
not available not available Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Timber Ridge
5604 Mission Rd
Bellingham, WA 98226
360-966-0106
  • Total: 24
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 2
not available not available 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,258
  • Median family income: $47,166
  • Median male income: $31,442
  • Median female income: $12,005
  • Median income of a renter: $32,773
  • Median income of a home owner: $53,258
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    310 575 415 640 210