Average Teacher Salary in Phoenix Elementary District

The average teacher salary in Phoenix Elementary 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: 1,189
  • Full time teachers: 480
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 230
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 434
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 46
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,183

Financial Statistics for Phoenix Elementary District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $50,248,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $30,680,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $19,676,000
  • Total revenue: $100,604,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $40,905,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $49,463,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $13,566,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $95,079,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $19,815,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,205,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Phoenix Elementary District

Elementary Schools within the Phoenix Elementary District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Augustus High Shaw Jr School
123 North 13th St
Phoenix, AZ 85034
602-257-3790
  • Total: 479
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 68
  • 6th grade: 51
16 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Capitol Elementary School
330 North 16th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85007
602-257-3790
  • Total: 571
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 69
  • 7th grade: 43
  • 8th grade: 48
18 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Faith North
910 East Washington
Phoenix, AZ 85034
602-257-3790
  • Total: 382
  • Pre-k: 90
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 23
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 21
  • 7th grade: 13
  • 8th grade: 11
17 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Garfield School
811 North 13th St
Phoenix, AZ 85006
602-257-3790
  • Total: 481
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 48
  • 7th grade: 42
18 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Kenilworth Elementary School
1210 North 5th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85003
602-257-3790
  • Total: 609
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 68
  • 6th grade: 60
  • 7th grade: 63
  • 8th grade: 62
19 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Lowell School
1121 South 3rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85003
602-257-3790
  • Total: 689
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 79
  • 7th grade: 62
  • 8th grade: 57
20 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Magnet Traditional School
2602 North 23rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85009
602-257-3790
  • Total: 432
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 43
  • 7th grade: 55
  • 8th grade: 49
18 to 1 24 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Maie Bartlett Heard School
2301 West Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85015
602-257-3790
  • Total: 711
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 78
  • 7th grade: 65
  • 8th grade: 77
18 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Mary Mcleod Bethune School
1310 South 15th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85007
602-257-3790
  • Total: 612
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 49
  • 6th grade: 53
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 68
15 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Paul Dunbar Lawrence School
707 West Grant
Phoenix, AZ 85006
602-257-3790
  • Total: 316
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 28
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 28
  • 6th grade: 27
  • 7th grade: 34
  • 8th grade: 28
24 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Ralph Waldo Emerson Elementary School
915 East Palm Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85006
602-257-3790
  • Total: 560
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 80
  • 6th grade: 57
16 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Silvestre School Herrera School
1350 South 11th St
Phoenix, AZ 85034
602-257-3790
  • Total: 756
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 88
  • 7th grade: 69
  • 8th grade: 54
16 to 1 47 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Thomas A Edison School
804 North 18th St
Phoenix, AZ 85006
602-257-3790
  • Total: 571
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 59
  • 7th grade: 31
16 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Whittier Elementary School
2000 North 16th St
Phoenix, AZ 85006
602-257-3790
  • Total: 485
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 54
19 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Phoenix Elementary District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Capitol Elementary School
330 North 16th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85007
602-257-3790
  • Total: 571
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 69
  • 7th grade: 43
  • 8th grade: 48
18 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Faith North
910 East Washington
Phoenix, AZ 85034
602-257-3790
  • Total: 382
  • Pre-k: 90
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 23
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 21
  • 7th grade: 13
  • 8th grade: 11
17 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Kenilworth Elementary School
1210 North 5th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85003
602-257-3790
  • Total: 609
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 68
  • 6th grade: 60
  • 7th grade: 63
  • 8th grade: 62
19 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Lowell School
1121 South 3rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85003
602-257-3790
  • Total: 689
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 79
  • 7th grade: 62
  • 8th grade: 57
20 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Magnet Traditional School
2602 North 23rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85009
602-257-3790
  • Total: 432
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 43
  • 7th grade: 55
  • 8th grade: 49
18 to 1 24 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Maie Bartlett Heard School
2301 West Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85015
602-257-3790
  • Total: 711
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 78
  • 7th grade: 65
  • 8th grade: 77
18 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Mary Mcleod Bethune School
1310 South 15th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85007
602-257-3790
  • Total: 612
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 49
  • 6th grade: 53
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 68
15 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Paul Dunbar Lawrence School
707 West Grant
Phoenix, AZ 85006
602-257-3790
  • Total: 316
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 28
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 28
  • 6th grade: 27
  • 7th grade: 34
  • 8th grade: 28
24 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Silvestre School Herrera School
1350 South 11th St
Phoenix, AZ 85034
602-257-3790
  • Total: 756
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 88
  • 7th grade: 69
  • 8th grade: 54
16 to 1 47 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Thomas A Edison School
804 North 18th St
Phoenix, AZ 85006
602-257-3790
  • Total: 571
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 59
  • 7th grade: 31
16 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 7th Grade

Other Schools within the Phoenix Elementary District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ace Elementary
2301 West Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85015
602-257-3790
  • Total: 21
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 7
  • 8th grade: 11
21 to 1 1 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Phoenix Prep Academy
735 East Fillmore
Phoenix, AZ 85006
602-257-4843
  • Total: 508
  • 7th grade: 214
  • 8th grade: 294
13 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $12,000
  • Median family income: $25,936
  • Median male income: $17,304
  • Median female income: $15,189
  • Median income of a renter: $16,430
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,080
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    5,775 2,480 1,755 1,325 680

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