Average Teacher Salary in Scottsdale Unified District

The average teacher salary in Scottsdale Unified District is $38,633.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,341 $16,324 $18,112 $21,660 $27,452 $37,241
Kindergarten $40,970 $30,126 $34,288 $40,190 $47,447 $55,181
Elementary $43,323 $28,730 $33,884 $40,354 $50,730 $61,868
Middle school $39,164 $23,334 $31,217 $38,360 $46,500 $55,086
High school $44,367 $32,869 $36,675 $42,585 $51,580 $61,035

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,755
  • Full time teachers: 1,602
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 318
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 924
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 85
  • Pre-K Teachers: 12
  • High School Teachers: 581
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 27,111

Financial Statistics for Scottsdale Unified District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $208,956,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $37,381,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $12,692,000
  • Total revenue: $259,029,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $119,292,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $133,162,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $32,715,000
  • Expenditures per student: $367,000
  • Total expenditures: $318,202,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $63,293,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $12,293,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Scottsdale Unified District

Elementary Schools within the Scottsdale Unified District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Anasazi Elementary
12121 North 124th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
480-484-6100
  • Total: 686
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 121
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 114
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 116
17 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Arcadia Neighborhood Learning Center
4330 North 62nd St
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
480-484-6100
  • Total: 602
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 70
  • 6th grade: 59
  • 7th grade: 66
  • 8th grade: 69
14 to 1 42 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Aztec Elementary School
13636 North 100th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
480-484-6100
  • Total: 505
  • Pre-k: 78
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 80
14 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Cherokee Elementary School
8801 North 56th St
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
480-484-6100
  • Total: 562
  • Pre-k: 62
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 70
15 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Cheyenne Traditional Elementary School
11130 East Cholla St
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
480-484-6100
  • Total: 941
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 112
  • 5th grade: 109
  • 6th grade: 106
  • 7th grade: 105
  • 8th grade: 108
20 to 1 48 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Cochise Elementary School
9451 North 84th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
480-484-6100
  • Total: 590
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 109
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 89
15 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Copper Ridge Elementary School
10101 East Thompson Peak Parkw
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
480-484-6100
  • Total: 1,183
  • Pre-k: 106
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 138
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 123
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 105
  • 7th grade: 124
  • 8th grade: 117
19 to 1 64 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Desert Canyon Elementary
10203 East Mcdowell Mountain R
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
480-484-6100
  • Total: 730
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 125
  • 2nd grade: 122
  • 3rd grade: 134
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 129
19 to 1 39 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hohokam Elementary School
800 North 9th St
Coolidge, AZ 85228
520-723-2204
  • Total: 662
  • Pre-k: 64
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 87
  • 6th grade: 64
18 to 1 38 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Hopi Elementary School
5110 East Lafayette Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85018
480-484-6100
  • Total: 835
  • Kindergarten: 121
  • 1st grade: 142
  • 2nd grade: 143
  • 3rd grade: 144
  • 4th grade: 154
  • 5th grade: 131
19 to 1 45 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Kiva Elementary School
6911 East Mcdonald Dr
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
480-484-6100
  • Total: 763
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 115
  • 3rd grade: 114
  • 4th grade: 122
  • 5th grade: 124
  • 6th grade: 98
16 to 1 48 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Laguna Elementary School
5001 North Shannon Rd
Tucson, AZ 85705
520-696-8812
  • Total: 475
  • Pre-k: 59
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 127
  • 3rd grade: 129
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 121
16 to 1 30 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Navajo Elementary School
4525 North Granite Reef
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
480-484-6100
  • Total: 566
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 86
12 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Pima Elementary School
8330 East Osborn Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
480-484-6100
  • Total: 638
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 89
  • 6th grade: 82
15 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Pueblo Elementary School
2803 West 20th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
928-373-3400
  • Total: 763
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 73
  • 6th grade: 78
24 to 1 33 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Sequoya Elementary School
11808 North 64th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
480-484-6100
  • Total: 540
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 92
15 to 1 36 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Sierra Vista Academy
7501 East Oak St
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
480-484-6100
  • Total: 114
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 13
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 22
  • 12th grade: 28
9 to 1 13 4th Grade 12th Grade
Tavan Elementary School
4610 East Osborn
Phoenix, AZ 85018
480-484-6100
  • Total: 821
  • Pre-k: 52
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 125
  • 2nd grade: 137
  • 3rd grade: 145
  • 4th grade: 118
  • 5th grade: 125
15 to 1 56 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tonalea Elementary School
6801 East Oak St
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
480-484-3600
  • Total: 566
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 77
  • 6th grade: 74
13 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Yavapai Elementary School
701 North Miller Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
480-484-6100
  • Total: 731
  • Pre-k: 51
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 105
15 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Zuni Elementary School
9181 East Redfield Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
480-484-6100
  • Total: 515
  • Pre-k: 55
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 86
13 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Scottsdale Unified District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Arcadia Neighborhood Learning Center
4330 North 62nd St
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
480-484-6100
  • Total: 602
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 70
  • 6th grade: 59
  • 7th grade: 66
  • 8th grade: 69
14 to 1 42 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Cheyenne Traditional Elementary School
11130 East Cholla St
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
480-484-6100
  • Total: 941
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 112
  • 5th grade: 109
  • 6th grade: 106
  • 7th grade: 105
  • 8th grade: 108
20 to 1 48 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Cocopah Middle School
6615 East Cholla St
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
480-484-6100
  • Total: 974
  • 6th grade: 300
  • 7th grade: 328
  • 8th grade: 346
18 to 1 53 6th Grade 8th Grade
Copper Ridge Elementary School
10101 East Thompson Peak Parkw
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
480-484-6100
  • Total: 1,183
  • Pre-k: 106
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 138
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 123
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 105
  • 7th grade: 124
  • 8th grade: 117
19 to 1 64 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Desert Canyon Middle School
10203 East Mcdowell Mtn. Ranch
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
480-484-6100
  • Total: 757
  • 6th grade: 216
  • 7th grade: 258
  • 8th grade: 283
15 to 1 50 6th Grade 8th Grade
Hohokam Elementary School
800 North 9th St
Coolidge, AZ 85228
520-723-2204
  • Total: 662
  • Pre-k: 64
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 87
  • 6th grade: 64
18 to 1 38 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Ingleside Middle School
5402 East Osborn Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85018
480-484-6100
  • Total: 848
  • 6th grade: 237
  • 7th grade: 321
  • 8th grade: 290
20 to 1 42 6th Grade 8th Grade
Mohave Middle School
5520 North 86th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
480-484-6100
  • Total: 600
  • 7th grade: 289
  • 8th grade: 311
17 to 1 36 7th Grade 8th Grade
Mountainside Middle School
11256 North 128th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
480-484-6100
  • Total: 897
  • 6th grade: 316
  • 7th grade: 259
  • 8th grade: 322
20 to 1 45 6th Grade 8th Grade
Supai Middle School
6720 East Continental
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
480-484-6100
  • Total: 540
  • 7th grade: 241
  • 8th grade: 299
14 to 1 39 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Scottsdale Unified District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Arcadia High School
4703 East Indian School Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85018
480-484-6100
  • Total: 1,583
  • 9th grade: 492
  • 10th grade: 411
  • 11th grade: 326
  • 12th grade: 354
21 to 1 75 9th Grade 12th Grade
Chaparral High School
6935 East Gold Dust
Scottsdale, AZ 85253
480-484-6100
  • Total: 2,033
  • 9th grade: 547
  • 10th grade: 527
  • 11th grade: 501
  • 12th grade: 458
20 to 1 100 9th Grade 12th Grade
Coronado High School
2501 North 74th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
480-484-6100
  • Total: 1,284
  • 9th grade: 332
  • 10th grade: 315
  • 11th grade: 317
  • 12th grade: 320
17 to 1 76 9th Grade 12th Grade
Desert Mountain High School
12575 East Via Linda
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
480-484-7000
  • Total: 2,334
  • 9th grade: 543
  • 10th grade: 584
  • 11th grade: 602
  • 12th grade: 605
21 to 1 113 9th Grade 12th Grade
Saguaro High School
6250 North 82nd St
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
480-484-6100
  • Total: 1,473
  • 9th grade: 376
  • 10th grade: 365
  • 11th grade: 328
  • 12th grade: 404
21 to 1 71 9th Grade 12th Grade
Sierra Vista Academy
7501 East Oak St
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
480-484-6100
  • Total: 114
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 13
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 22
  • 12th grade: 28
9 to 1 13 4th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $38,794
  • Median family income: $70,162
  • Median male income: $38,990
  • Median female income: $25,267
  • Median income of a renter: $36,999
  • Median income of a home owner: $66,623
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    6,290 7,355 10,000 13,620 18,960

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