Average Teacher Salary in Peninsula School District

The average teacher salary in Peninsula School District is $51,068.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,477 $19,112 $20,507 $23,041 $26,714 $36,232
Kindergarten $56,232 $40,480 $46,278 $56,407 $65,731 $73,340
Elementary $57,465 $40,397 $47,600 $57,659 $67,497 $76,291
Middle school $58,387 $41,982 $48,531 $58,215 $68,522 $77,810
High school $57,780 $40,594 $47,503 $57,462 $68,070 $78,710

How to Become a Teacher in Peninsula School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 885
  • Full time teachers: 490
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 74
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 207
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 19
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 192
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 9,478

Financial Statistics for Peninsula School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $29,801,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $56,945,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,977,000
  • Total revenue: $90,723,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $45,902,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $48,149,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $14,402,000
  • Expenditures per student: $567,000
  • Total expenditures: $87,087,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $21,760,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,927,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,221,000

Information on Schools within Peninsula School District

Elementary Schools within the Peninsula School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Artondale Elementary School
6219 40th St NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
253-265-3377
  • Total: 572
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 121
17 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Discovery Elementary School
4905 Rosedale St NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
253-858-5620
  • Total: 476
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 88
17 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Evergreen Elementary
6004 237th St SW
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
425-670-7874
  • Total: 277
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 28
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 53
18 to 1 15 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Harbor Heights Elementary School
4002 36th St NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
253-858-5600
  • Total: 595
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 112
17 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Minter Creek Elementary
12617 118th Ave NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98329
253-851-4542
  • Total: 377
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 86
16 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Purdy Elementary School
13815 62nd Ave NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98332
253-857-3560
  • Total: 668
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 111
  • 1st grade: 126
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 99
19 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Vaughn Elementary School
17521 Hall Rd Kpn
Vaughn, WA 98394
253-884-5700
  • Total: 429
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 71
17 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Voyager Elementary
5615 Kopachuck Dr NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
253-265-8822
  • Total: 546
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 124
19 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Peninsula School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Goodman Middle School
3701 38th Ave NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
253-858-5500
  • Total: 527
  • 6th grade: 173
  • 7th grade: 175
  • 8th grade: 179
21 to 1 25 6th Grade 8th Grade
Harbor Ridge Middle School
9010 Prentice Ave
Gig Harbor, WA 98332
253-858-5530
  • Total: 503
  • 6th grade: 165
  • 7th grade: 163
  • 8th grade: 175
20 to 1 25 6th Grade 8th Grade
Key Peninsula Middle School
5510 Key Peninsula Hwy North
Lakebay, WA 98349
253-884-4800
  • Total: 497
  • 6th grade: 186
  • 7th grade: 135
  • 8th grade: 176
20 to 1 25 6th Grade 8th Grade
Kopachuck Middle School
10414 56th St NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
253-265-3392
  • Total: 613
  • 6th grade: 215
  • 7th grade: 202
  • 8th grade: 196
23 to 1 27 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Peninsula School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Gig Harbor High
5101 Rosedale St NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
253-851-6131
  • Total: 1,685
  • 9th grade: 417
  • 10th grade: 435
  • 11th grade: 426
  • 12th grade: 407
25 to 1 68 9th Grade 12th Grade
Peninsula High School
14105 Purdy Dr NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98332
253-857-3530
  • Total: 1,444
  • 9th grade: 366
  • 10th grade: 343
  • 11th grade: 388
  • 12th grade: 347
22 to 1 65 9th Grade 12th Grade
Tacoma Community College Fresh Start Program
3993 Hunt St
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
253-851-2424
  • Total: 130
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 29
  • 12th grade: 98
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Henderson Bay Alternative High School
8402 Skansie Ave
Gig Harbor, WA 98332
253-858-5560
  • Total: 139
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 19
  • 11th grade: 35
  • 12th grade: 82
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $27,453
  • Median family income: $64,031
  • Median male income: $41,374
  • Median female income: $20,632
  • Median income of a renter: $36,130
  • Median income of a home owner: $63,635
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,575 2,215 3,215 5,090 3,455