Average Teacher Salary in Great Bend

The average teacher salary in Great Bend is $36,204.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,120 $14,980 $16,730 $24,040 $36,530 $44,040
Kindergarten $39,490 $30,740 $34,300 $38,730 $45,130 $51,170
Elementary $37,880 $23,470 $30,570 $38,090 $45,400 $51,780
Middle school $38,400 $23,580 $31,560 $38,770 $45,820 $51,680
High school $38,130 $23,880 $31,020 $38,130 $45,460 $52,120

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General Facts

  • Staff: 408
  • Full time teachers: 260
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 91
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 120
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 13
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: 121
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,725

Financial Statistics for Great Bend

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,915,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $20,734,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,732,000
  • Total revenue: $33,381,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $16,673,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $14,667,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,823,000
  • Expenditures per student: $23,000
  • Total expenditures: $29,327,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,754,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $241,000

Information on Schools within Great Bend

Elementary Schools within the Great Bend

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Eisenhower Elementary
1625 St Marys Rd
Junction City, KS 66441
785-717-4340
  • Total: 255
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 43
12 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Jefferson Elementary
131 Osage Ave
Arkansas City, KS 67005
620-441-2060
  • Total: 248
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 34
18 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln Elementary
1906 Ash
Hays, KS 67601
785-623-2500
  • Total: 205
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 40
14 to 1 15 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Park Elementary
724 East Garfield St
Columbus, KS 66725
620-429-3905
  • Total: 208
  • Pre-k: 60
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 72
16 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 1st Grade
Riley Elementary
1515 10th
Great Bend, KS 67530
620-793-1506
  • Total: 397
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 47
9 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Great Bend

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Great Bend Middle School
1919 Harrison
Great Bend, KS 67530
620-793-1510
  • Total: 501
  • 7th grade: 255
  • 8th grade: 246
12 to 1 41 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Great Bend

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Great Bend High School
2027 Morton
Great Bend, KS 67530
620-793-1521
  • Total: 911
  • 9th grade: 229
  • 10th grade: 246
  • 11th grade: 217
  • 12th grade: 219
13 to 1 71 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,211
  • Median family income: $40,385
  • Median male income: $23,487
  • Median female income: $13,600
  • Median income of a renter: $20,033
  • Median income of a home owner: $39,644
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,395 1,060 1,295 910 340