Average Teacher Salary in Maricopa Unified School District

The average teacher salary in Maricopa Unified School District is $38,734.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,370 $16,310 $18,120 $21,510 $27,320 $37,310
Kindergarten $41,250 $30,230 $34,450 $40,450 $47,830 $55,710
Elementary $43,470 $28,990 $34,080 $40,460 $50,750 $61,950
Middle school $38,990 $23,010 $31,150 $38,350 $46,330 $54,580
High school $44,590 $33,110 $36,900 $42,830 $51,810 $61,230

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General Facts

  • Staff: 618
  • Full time teachers: 310
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 20 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 79
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 254
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 55
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,244

Financial Statistics for Maricopa Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,615,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $32,623,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,633,000
  • Total revenue: $40,871,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,327,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $13,987,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,705,000
  • Expenditures per student: $54,000
  • Total expenditures: $46,311,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,233,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $725,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $99,000

Information on Schools within Maricopa Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the Maricopa Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Butterfield Elementary School
43800 West Honeycutt Rd
Maricopa, AZ 85239
520-568-5106
  • Total: 655
  • Kindergarten: 137
  • 1st grade: 113
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 79
19 to 1 35 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Maricopa Elementary
45012 West Honeycutt Ave
Maricopa, AZ 85239
520-568-5106
  • Total: 752
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 120
  • 1st grade: 121
  • 2nd grade: 112
  • 3rd grade: 138
  • 4th grade: 121
  • 5th grade: 114
28 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Pima Butte
45022 West Rancho Eldorado Pa
Maricopa, AZ 85239
520-568-5106
  • Total: 432
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 60
21 to 1 21 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Saddleback Elementary School
18600 North Porter Rd
Maricopa, AZ 85239
520-568-5100
  • Total: 595
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 107
20 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Santa Cruz Elementary
45012 West Honeycutt Ave
Maricopa, AZ 85239
520-568-5106
  • Total: 486
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 76
12 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Santa Rosa Elementary School
21400 North Santa Rosa Dr
Maricopa, AZ 85239
520-568-5106
  • Total: 477
  • Pre-k: 46
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 65
17 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Maricopa Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Desert Wind Middle School
35565 West Honeycutt Rd
Maricopa, AZ 85239
520-568-5106
  • Total: 635
  • 6th grade: 213
  • 7th grade: 214
  • 8th grade: 208
20 to 1 33 6th Grade 8th Grade
Maricopa High School
45012 West Honeycutt Ave
Maricopa, AZ 85239
520-568-5106
  • Total: 1,456
  • 9th grade: 430
  • 10th grade: 402
  • 11th grade: 350
  • 12th grade: 274
27 to 1 55 6th Grade 12th Grade
Maricopa Wells Middle School
45012 West Honeycutt Ave
Maricopa, AZ 85239
520-568-5106
  • Total: 756
  • 6th grade: 232
  • 7th grade: 261
  • 8th grade: 263
19 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Maricopa Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Maricopa High School
45012 West Honeycutt Ave
Maricopa, AZ 85239
520-568-5106
  • Total: 1,456
  • 9th grade: 430
  • 10th grade: 402
  • 11th grade: 350
  • 12th grade: 274
27 to 1 55 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $12,099
  • Median family income: $38,333
  • Median male income: $21,559
  • Median female income: $16,955
  • Median income of a renter: $20,875
  • Median income of a home owner: $44,762
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    275 270 230 215 60

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