Average Teacher Salary in Yelm School District

The average teacher salary in Yelm School District is $49,458.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,970 $19,770 $22,020 $25,140 $32,980 $39,730
Kindergarten $53,130 $37,660 $45,120 $54,830 $62,550 $67,150
Elementary $55,000 $39,100 $47,060 $57,010 $63,920 $68,230
Middle school $53,440 $37,630 $44,450 $53,900 $63,030 $68,690
High school $57,750 $42,590 $49,290 $58,360 $66,440 $74,630

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General Facts

  • Staff: 548
  • Full time teachers: 282
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 61
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 117
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 14
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 111
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,560

Financial Statistics for Yelm School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $12,289,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $36,088,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,969,000
  • Total revenue: $51,346,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $24,120,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $25,808,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,611,000
  • Expenditures per student: $14,000
  • Total expenditures: $50,005,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $10,501,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $968,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $909,000

Information on Schools within Yelm School District

Elementary Schools within the Yelm School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fort Stevens Elementary
16525 100th Way SE
Yelm, WA 98597
360-458-4800
  • Total: 510
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 68
18 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lackamas Elementary
16240 Bald Hill Rd
Yelm, WA 98597
360-458-6114
  • Total: 329
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 47
  • 6th grade: 50
19 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Mckenna Elementary
35120 Sr 507 SE
Mckenna, WA 98558
360-458-2400
  • Total: 504
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 74
20 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Mill Pond Intermediate School
909 Mill Rd SE
Yelm, WA 98597
360-458-3400
  • Total: 557
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 70
  • 6th grade: 91
20 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Southworth Elementary
13849 Yelm Hwy SE
Yelm, WA 98597
360-458-2500
  • Total: 523
  • Pre-k: 47
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 64
23 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Yelm Prairie Elementary
16535 110th Ave SE
Yelm, WA 98597
360-458-6261
  • Total: 489
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 81
  • 6th grade: 55
19 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Yelm School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ridgeline Middle School
10605 Carter St SE
Yelm, WA 98597
253-931-4927
  • Total: 620
  • 7th grade: 201
  • 8th grade: 222
  • 9th grade: 197
19 to 1 33 7th Grade 9th Grade
Yelm Middle School
402 Yelm Ave West
Yelm, WA 98597
360-458-3600
  • Total: 638
  • 7th grade: 221
  • 8th grade: 206
  • 9th grade: 211
19 to 1 34 7th Grade 9th Grade

High Schools within the Yelm School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Yelm High School 12
1315 Yelm Ave West
Yelm, WA 98597
360-458-7777
  • Total: 1,218
  • 9th grade: 82
  • 10th grade: 384
  • 11th grade: 377
  • 12th grade: 375
19 to 1 63 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Yelm Extension School
107 First St North
Yelm, WA 98597
360-458-6223
  • Total: 172
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 40
  • 12th grade: 94
not available not available 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,683
  • Median family income: $48,577
  • Median male income: $31,772
  • Median female income: $17,617
  • Median income of a renter: $30,620
  • Median income of a home owner: $48,447
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,095 1,130 1,500 1,500 520