Average Teacher Salary in North Thurston Public Schools

The average teacher salary in North Thurston Public Schools is $49,456.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,754 $19,755 $21,911 $24,937 $32,498 $39,410
Kindergarten $53,162 $37,687 $44,947 $54,706 $62,738 $67,557
Elementary $55,018 $39,014 $46,879 $56,885 $64,087 $68,784
Middle school $53,667 $37,736 $44,543 $54,064 $63,405 $69,372
High school $57,683 $42,358 $49,066 $58,270 $66,525 $74,781

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,349
  • Full time teachers: 720
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 19 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 129
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 307
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 22
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 287
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 13,723

Financial Statistics for North Thurston Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $39,089,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $77,705,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,958,000
  • Total revenue: $125,752,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $66,361,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $69,575,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $22,856,000
  • Expenditures per student: $73,000
  • Total expenditures: $146,615,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $29,780,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,919,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $2,062,000

Information on Schools within North Thurston Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the North Thurston Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Evergreen Forest Elementary
3025 Marvin Rd SE
Lacey, WA 98503
360-412-4670
  • Total: 496
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 74
  • 6th grade: 76
18 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Horizons Elementary
4601 67th Ave SE
Lacey, WA 98513
360-412-4710
  • Total: 974
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 143
  • 1st grade: 141
  • 2nd grade: 135
  • 3rd grade: 131
  • 4th grade: 140
  • 5th grade: 144
  • 6th grade: 120
22 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lacey Elementary
1800 Homann Dr SE
Lacey, WA 98503
360-412-4650
  • Total: 535
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 86
17 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lakes Elementary School
6211 Mullen Rd SE
Lacey, WA 98503
360-412-4600
  • Total: 674
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 97
20 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lydia Hawk Elementary
7600 5th Ave SE
Lacey, WA 98503
360-412-4610
  • Total: 490
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 56
16 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Meadows Elementary
836 Deerbrush Dr SE
Lacey, WA 98513
360-412-4690
  • Total: 496
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 73
  • 6th grade: 59
18 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Mountain View Elementary
119 D St NW
Quincy, WA 98848
509-787-4548
  • Total: 374
  • 1st grade: 9
  • 2nd grade: 7
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 111
  • 5th grade: 108
16 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 1st Grade
Olympic View Elementary
1330 Horne Ave NE
Lacey, WA 98516
360-412-4660
  • Total: 563
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 87
  • 6th grade: 96
20 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Pleasant Glade Elementary
1920 Abernethy Rd NE
Lacey, WA 98516
360-412-4620
  • Total: 576
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 98
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 73
17 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Seven Oaks Elementary
1800 Seven Oaks Dr SE
Lacey, WA 98503
360-412-4700
  • Total: 659
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 95
  • 6th grade: 83
19 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
South Bay Elementary
3845 Sleater Kinney Rd NE
Lacey, WA 98506
360-412-4640
  • Total: 768
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 117
  • 5th grade: 95
  • 6th grade: 120
25 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Woodland Elementary
7707 112th St East
Puyallup, WA 98373
253-841-8747
  • Total: 638
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 73
  • 6th grade: 92
21 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the North Thurston Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chinook Middle School
4301 6th Ave NE
Lacey, WA 98516
360-412-4760
  • Total: 736
  • 6th grade: 286
  • 7th grade: 307
  • 8th grade: 301
21 to 1 36 6th Grade 9th Grade
Komachin Middle School
3650 College St SE
Lacey, WA 98503
360-412-4740
  • Total: 818
  • 7th grade: 406
  • 8th grade: 412
21 to 1 39 7th Grade 9th Grade
Nisqually Middle School
8100 Steilacoom Rd SE
Lacey, WA 98503
360-412-4770
  • Total: 569
  • 6th grade: 6
  • 7th grade: 295
  • 8th grade: 268
17 to 1 34 7th Grade 8th Grade
Timberline High School
6120 Mullen Rd SE
Lacey, WA 98503
360-412-4860
  • Total: 1,489
  • 9th grade: 402
  • 10th grade: 378
  • 11th grade: 372
  • 12th grade: 337
22 to 1 69 8th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the North Thurston Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
North Thurston High School
600 Sleater Kinney Rd NE
Lacey, WA 98506
360-412-4800
  • Total: 1,478
  • 9th grade: 363
  • 10th grade: 361
  • 11th grade: 372
  • 12th grade: 382
20 to 1 75 9th Grade 12th Grade
River Ridge High School
8929 Martin Way East
Lacey, WA 98516
360-412-4820
  • Total: 1,224
  • 9th grade: 318
  • 10th grade: 313
  • 11th grade: 289
  • 12th grade: 304
21 to 1 59 9th Grade 12th Grade
Timberline High School
6120 Mullen Rd SE
Lacey, WA 98503
360-412-4860
  • Total: 1,489
  • 9th grade: 402
  • 10th grade: 378
  • 11th grade: 372
  • 12th grade: 337
22 to 1 69 8th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the North Thurston Public Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
South Sound High School
411 College St NE
Lacey, WA 98516
360-412-4880
  • Total: 166
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 25
  • 11th grade: 46
  • 12th grade: 90
23 to 1 7 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,964
  • Median family income: $54,837
  • Median male income: $32,115
  • Median female income: $21,764
  • Median income of a renter: $31,465
  • Median income of a home owner: $57,792
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,785 3,330 5,125 6,540 2,445