Average Teacher Salary in Yakima School District

The average teacher salary in Yakima School District is $47,276.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,420 $18,720 $20,000 $24,010 $29,990 $33,750
Kindergarten $47,500 $36,800 $40,070 $45,040 $56,000 $64,120
Elementary $54,720 $37,870 $44,530 $54,110 $65,500 $74,450
Middle school $54,460 $37,740 $44,660 $54,040 $65,420 $74,700
High school $54,280 $36,060 $43,700 $54,850 $65,580 $74,900

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,509
  • Full time teachers: 793
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 199
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 361
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 62
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 326
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 14,456

Financial Statistics for Yakima School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $21,922,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $96,138,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $22,951,000
  • Total revenue: $141,011,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $85,691,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $80,528,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $25,783,000
  • Expenditures per student: $122,000
  • Total expenditures: $137,462,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $30,918,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,227,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $2,198,000

Information on Schools within Yakima School District

Elementary Schools within the Yakima School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Adams Elementary School
723 South 8th St
Yakima, WA 98901
509-573-5101
  • Total: 665
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 108
  • 4th grade: 106
  • 5th grade: 104
17 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Barge-lincoln Elementary School
219 East I St
Yakima, WA 98901
509-573-5201
  • Total: 527
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 86
14 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Discovery Lab School
2810 Castlevale Rd
Yakima, WA 98902
509-573-5400
  • Total: 211
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 23
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 29
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 24
19 to 1 11 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Garfield Elementary School
505 Madison Ave
Toppenish, WA 98948
509-865-8407
  • Total: 398
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 55
18 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Gilbert Elementary School
4400 Douglas Dr
Yakima, WA 98908
509-573-5801
  • Total: 446
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 60
14 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hoover Elementary School
400 West Viola Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
509-573-5901
  • Total: 599
  • Pre-k: 37
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 85
20 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Martin Luther King Jr Elementary
2000 South 18th St
Yakima, WA 98901
509-573-1101
  • Total: 520
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 69
16 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mcclure Elementary School
811 West 2nd St
Grandview, WA 98930
509-882-7100
  • Total: 625
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 90
19 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Mckinley Elementary School
621 South 13th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
509-573-1401
  • Total: 443
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 69
19 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Nob Hill Elementary School
801 South 34th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
509-573-1501
  • Total: 430
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 78
18 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Ridgeview Elementary
609 West Washington Ave
Yakima, WA 98903
509-573-1801
  • Total: 519
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 66
  • 6th grade: 63
17 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Robertson Elementary
2807 West Lincoln Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
509-573-1601
  • Total: 498
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 77
17 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Roosevelt Elementary School
120 North 16th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
509-573-1701
  • Total: 518
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 69
19 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Whitney Elementary
4411 West Nob Hill Blvd
Yakima, WA 98908
509-573-1901
  • Total: 474
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 66
17 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Yakima School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Davis High School
212 South 6th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
509-573-2501
  • Total: 1,927
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 644
  • 10th grade: 461
  • 11th grade: 484
  • 12th grade: 337
23 to 1 85 7th Grade 12th Grade
Discovery Lab School
2810 Castlevale Rd
Yakima, WA 98902
509-573-5400
  • Total: 211
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 23
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 29
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 24
19 to 1 11 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Franklin Middle School
410 South 19th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
509-573-2101
  • Total: 836
  • 6th grade: 297
  • 7th grade: 265
  • 8th grade: 274
21 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Lewis & Clark Middle School
1114 West Pierce St
Yakima, WA 98902
509-573-2201
  • Total: 706
  • 6th grade: 243
  • 7th grade: 224
  • 8th grade: 239
18 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Mcclure Elementary School
811 West 2nd St
Grandview, WA 98930
509-882-7100
  • Total: 625
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 90
19 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Washington Middle School
510 South 9th St
Yakima, WA 98901
509-573-2301
  • Total: 721
  • 6th grade: 230
  • 7th grade: 241
  • 8th grade: 279
  • 9th grade: 4
18 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Wilson Middle School
902 South 44th Ave
Yakima, WA 98908
509-573-2401
  • Total: 721
  • 6th grade: 246
  • 7th grade: 227
  • 8th grade: 248
17 to 1 42 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Yakima School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Davis High School
212 South 6th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
509-573-2501
  • Total: 1,927
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 644
  • 10th grade: 461
  • 11th grade: 484
  • 12th grade: 337
23 to 1 85 7th Grade 12th Grade
Eisenhower High School
702 South 40th Ave
Yakima, WA 98908
509-573-2601
  • Total: 2,057
  • 9th grade: 666
  • 10th grade: 561
  • 11th grade: 470
  • 12th grade: 360
22 to 1 93 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Early Childhood Center
4202 Tieton Dr
Yakima, WA 98908
509-573-7001
  • Total: 88
  • Pre-k: 150
  • Kindergarten: 1
not available not available Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Stanton Alternative School
901 West Whitman St
Yakima, WA 98903
509-573-1201
  • Total: 377
  • 9th grade: 114
  • 10th grade: 121
  • 11th grade: 82
  • 12th grade: 60
not available not available Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Yakima County Juvenile Detention
1728 Jerome Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
509-574-2055
  • Total: 57
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 23
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade: 6
not available not available 5th Grade 12th Grade
Yakima Online!/yakima Homeschool Partnership
104 North 4th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
509-573-7000
  • Total: 93
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 4
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 17
  • 11th grade: 24
  • 12th grade: 26
not available not available 2nd Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,747
  • Median family income: $34,300
  • Median male income: $20,546
  • Median female income: $13,818
  • Median income of a renter: $20,679
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,766
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    6,010 3,900 3,225 2,900 1,235