Average Teacher Salary in Dubuque Community School District

The average teacher salary in Dubuque Community School District is $37,378.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,588 $15,876 $16,650 $19,632 $27,858 $33,352
Kindergarten $37,129 $27,250 $29,881 $34,253 $45,632 $51,272
Elementary $39,418 $27,248 $31,118 $37,713 $46,457 $54,770
Middle school $45,772 $28,524 $35,618 $44,964 $55,182 $66,564
High school $41,985 $27,322 $31,923 $41,458 $51,286 $59,199

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,600
  • Full time teachers: 808
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 289
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 383
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 67
  • Pre-K Teachers: 18
  • High School Teachers: 339
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 9,898

Financial Statistics for Dubuque Community School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $54,248,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $51,658,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,978,000
  • Total revenue: $110,884,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $59,520,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $59,130,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $19,113,000
  • Expenditures per student: $74,000
  • Total expenditures: $116,453,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $23,498,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $7,333,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,698,000

Information on Schools within Dubuque Community School District

Elementary Schools within the Dubuque Community School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Audubon Elementary School
605 Lincoln Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
563-552-3300
  • Total: 283
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 38
9 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Bryant Elementary School
121 East North
Algona, IA 50511
515-295-7773
  • Total: 167
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 49
15 to 1 11 2nd Grade 3rd Grade
Carver Elementary School
2007 Radford Rd
Dubuque, IA 52002
563-552-4500
  • Total: 433
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 68
15 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Eisenhower Elementary School
2827 Jersey Ridge Rd
Davenport, IA 52803
563-355-2604
  • Total: 441
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 79
20 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Fulton Elementary School
2540 Central Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
563-552-3650
  • Total: 215
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 30
8 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hoover Elementary School
3259 St Anne Dr
Dubuque, IA 52001
563-552-3700
  • Total: 280
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 73
13 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Irving Elementary School
1115 West 5th St
Waterloo, IA 50702
319-433-2800
  • Total: 419
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 61
11 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
John Kennedy Elementary School
2135 Woodland
Dubuque, IA 52002
563-552-3900
  • Total: 491
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 78
14 to 1 36 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Jones Early Childhood Center
1090 Alta Vista
Dubuque, IA 52001
563-552-5850
  • Total: 68
  • Pre-k: 68
5 to 1 15 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Lincoln Elementary School
615 4th Ave SW
Spencer, IA 51301
712-262-3752
  • Total: 289
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 49
13 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Marshall Elementary School
1450 Rhomberg Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
563-552-4100
  • Total: 267
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 43
11 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Prescott Elementary School
813 1st St
Prescott, IA 50859
641-335-2211
  • Total: 36
  • Pre-k: 9
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 1st grade: 3
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 6
  • 4th grade: 5
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 5
6 to 1 7 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Sageville Elementary School
12015 Sherrill Rd
Dubuque, IA 52002
563-552-4300
  • Total: 311
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 53
12 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Table Mound Elementary School
100 Tower Dr
Dubuque, IA 52003
563-552-4400
  • Total: 449
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 89
14 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Dubuque Community School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Eleanor Roosevelt Middle School
2001 Radford Rd
Dubuque, IA 52002
563-552-5000
  • Total: 1,112
  • 6th grade: 359
  • 7th grade: 364
  • 8th grade: 389
15 to 1 74 6th Grade 8th Grade
George Washington Middle School
51 North Grandview Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
563-552-4800
  • Total: 628
  • 6th grade: 207
  • 7th grade: 212
  • 8th grade: 209
13 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
1105 Althauser Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
563-552-4700
  • Total: 616
  • 6th grade: 223
  • 7th grade: 194
  • 8th grade: 199
12 to 1 50 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Dubuque Community School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dubuque Senior High School
1800 Clarke Dr
Dubuque, IA 52001
563-552-5500
  • Total: 1,456
  • 9th grade: 411
  • 10th grade: 330
  • 11th grade: 359
  • 12th grade: 356
14 to 1 104 9th Grade 12th Grade
Hempstead High School
3715 Pennsylvania Ave
Dubuque, IA 52002
563-552-5200
  • Total: 1,814
  • 9th grade: 464
  • 10th grade: 457
  • 11th grade: 462
  • 12th grade: 431
15 to 1 121 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Alternative High School
39 Bluff
Dubuque, IA 52001
563-552-5800
  • Total: 123
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 17
  • 11th grade: 35
  • 12th grade: 70
123 to 1 1 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,876
  • Median family income: $48,688
  • Median male income: $26,705
  • Median female income: $16,164
  • Median income of a renter: $22,821
  • Median income of a home owner: $46,935
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,040 4,045 4,970 4,795 1,855

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