Average Teacher Salary in Tahoma School District

The average teacher salary in Tahoma School District is $51,138.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,540 $20,370 $22,720 $27,110 $34,410 $44,020
Kindergarten $52,580 $35,160 $42,720 $52,180 $63,210 $71,990
Elementary $57,160 $40,370 $47,140 $57,040 $67,660 $76,300
Middle school $57,370 $40,570 $47,560 $57,180 $67,830 $76,940
High school $59,040 $41,860 $48,810 $58,840 $69,960 $79,750

How to Become a Teacher in Tahoma School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 670
  • Full time teachers: 352
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 26 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 66
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 155
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 15
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 137
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 7,377

Financial Statistics for Tahoma School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $21,791,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $41,042,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,244,000
  • Total revenue: $65,077,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $31,643,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $33,671,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,768,000
  • Expenditures per student: $818,000
  • Total expenditures: $57,815,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $14,812,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,741,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $727,000

Information on Schools within Tahoma School District

Elementary Schools within the Tahoma School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Glacier Park Elementary
23700 SE 280th St
Maple Valley, WA 98038
425-432-7294
  • Total: 882
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 134
  • 1st grade: 136
  • 2nd grade: 160
  • 3rd grade: 157
  • 4th grade: 147
  • 5th grade: 147
21 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lake Wilderness Elementary
24216 Witte Rd SE
Maple Valley, WA 98038
425-432-4404
  • Total: 974
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 166
  • 1st grade: 174
  • 2nd grade: 151
  • 3rd grade: 140
  • 4th grade: 160
  • 5th grade: 140
19 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rock Creek Elementary
25700 Maplacee Valley Hwy SE
Maple Valley, WA 98038
425-413-3300
  • Total: 845
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 125
  • 1st grade: 140
  • 2nd grade: 140
  • 3rd grade: 150
  • 4th grade: 154
  • 5th grade: 134
21 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Shadow Lake Elementary
22620 Sweeney Rd SE
Maple Valley, WA 98038
425-432-4418
  • Total: 531
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 108
  • 7th grade: 1
17 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Tahoma School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cedar River Middle School
22615 Sweeney Rd SE
Maple Valley, WA 98038
425-413-5400
  • Total: 567
  • 6th grade: 289
  • 7th grade: 278
22 to 1 26 6th Grade 7th Grade
Tahoma Jr High
25600 SE Summit Landsburg Rd
Ravensdale, WA 98051
425-413-5600
  • Total: 1,151
  • 8th grade: 584
  • 9th grade: 567
23 to 1 51 8th Grade 9th Grade
Tahoma Middle School
24425 SE 216th St
Maple Valley, WA 98038
425-413-5600
  • Total: 590
  • 6th grade: 310
  • 7th grade: 280
22 to 1 27 6th Grade 7th Grade

High Schools within the Tahoma School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Tahoma Senior High School
18200 SE 240th St
Covington, WA 98042
425-413-6200
  • Total: 1,735
  • 10th grade: 626
  • 11th grade: 609
  • 12th grade: 500
25 to 1 70 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Russell Ridge Center
22615 Sweeney Rd SE
Maple Valley, WA 98038
425-432-5746
  • Total: 102
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 1st grade: 9
  • 2nd grade: 7
  • 3rd grade: 11
  • 4th grade: 13
  • 5th grade: 10
  • 6th grade: 7
  • 7th grade: 9
  • 8th grade: 15
  • 9th grade: 8
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 5
64 to 1 2 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $27,279
  • Median family income: $71,071
  • Median male income: $45,302
  • Median female income: $25,066
  • Median income of a renter: $42,886
  • Median income of a home owner: $70,492
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    535 765 1,660 3,190 1,920