Average Teacher Salary in Wheeling Community Consolidated School District 21

The average teacher salary in Wheeling Community Consolidated School District 21 is $53,224.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,675 $19,003 $22,145 $27,299 $33,086 $40,239
Kindergarten $47,463 $28,080 $35,087 $43,742 $58,263 $73,160
Elementary $60,043 $34,700 $42,841 $56,731 $75,432 $93,860
Middle school $61,345 $36,380 $44,365 $58,230 $76,906 $94,157
High school $68,597 $38,592 $49,656 $66,057 $86,005 $105,240

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General Facts

  • Staff: 576
  • Full time teachers: 478
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): not available
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 453
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 18
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,175

Financial Statistics for Wheeling Community Consolidated School District 21

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $65,456,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $11,910,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,146,000
  • Total revenue: $79,512,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $47,922,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $51,403,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $15,631,000
  • Expenditures per student: $183,000
  • Total expenditures: $86,204,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $23,345,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,376,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Wheeling Community Consolidated School District 21

Elementary Schools within the Wheeling Community Consolidated School District 21

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Booth Tarkington Elementary School
310 Scott St
Wheeling, IL 60090
847-520-2775
  • Total: 472
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 83
15 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Edgar A Poe Elementary School
2800 North Highland Ave
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
847-670-3200
  • Total: 441
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 67
15 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Eugene Field Elementary School
2900 31st Ave
Rock Island, IL 61201
309-793-5935
  • Total: 223
  • Pre-k: 78
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 91
17 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Henry W Longfellow Elementary School
501 South Arlington Hts
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
847-520-2755
  • Total: 430
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 66
17 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
J W Riley Elementary School
1209 East Burr Oak Dr
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
847-670-3400
  • Total: 297
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 67
14 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Joyce Kilmer Elementary School
655 Golfview Ter
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
847-520-2760
  • Total: 545
  • Pre-k: 54
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 76
21 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mark Twain Elementary School
515 East Merle Ln
Wheeling, IL 60090
847-520-2785
  • Total: 556
  • Pre-k: 68
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 83
18 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Robert Frost Elementary School
160 West River St
Bourbonnais, IL 60914
815-932-2111
  • Total: 369
  • Pre-k: 110
  • Kindergarten: 259
26 to 1 14 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Walt Whitman Elementary School
133 South Wille Ave
Wheeling, IL 60090
847-520-2795
  • Total: 631
  • Pre-k: 71
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 111
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 84
15 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Wheeling Community Consolidated School District 21

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cooper Middle School
1050 Placeum Grove Circle
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
847-520-2750
  • Total: 739
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 212
  • 7th grade: 252
  • 8th grade: 274
11 to 1 69 6th Grade 8th Grade
Jack London Middle School
1001 West Dundee Rd
Wheeling, IL 60090
847-520-2745
  • Total: 711
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 235
  • 7th grade: 228
  • 8th grade: 247
12 to 1 59 6th Grade 8th Grade
Oliver W Holmes Middle School
221 South Wolf Rd
Wheeling, IL 60090
847-520-2790
  • Total: 761
  • 6th grade: 252
  • 7th grade: 260
  • 8th grade: 249
12 to 1 65 6th Grade 8th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $27,727
  • Median family income: $68,462
  • Median male income: $36,655
  • Median female income: $25,334
  • Median income of a renter: $42,369
  • Median income of a home owner: $65,079
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,430 2,135 3,530 5,945 4,230

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