Average Teacher Salary in Hays

The average teacher salary in Hays is $36,863.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,980 $15,146 $16,916 $23,855 $35,833 $43,797
Kindergarten $40,547 $30,843 $34,582 $39,382 $46,460 $53,773
Elementary $38,848 $24,422 $31,186 $38,557 $46,253 $53,655
Middle school $39,002 $24,403 $32,028 $39,137 $46,402 $52,696
High school $38,938 $24,825 $31,667 $38,755 $46,288 $53,383

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General Facts

  • Staff: 431
  • Full time teachers: 260
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 100
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 94
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: 15
  • High School Teachers: 139
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,340

Financial Statistics for Hays

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $13,518,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $15,671,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,915,000
  • Total revenue: $32,104,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $18,850,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $16,739,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,168,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $31,365,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,517,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $502,000

Information on Schools within Hays

Elementary Schools within the Hays

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Kathryn O'loughlin Mccarthy Elementary
1401 Hall
Hays, KS 67601
785-623-2510
  • Total: 303
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 45
16 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln Elementary
728 North Cedar
Ottawa, KS 66067
785-229-8080
  • Total: 490
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 43
14 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Roosevelt Elementary
2000 Macarthur
Hays, KS 67601
785-623-2520
  • Total: 394
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 35
16 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Washington Elementary
1500 North Washington
Junction City, KS 66441
785-717-4690
  • Total: 282
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 44
11 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Woodrow Wilson Elementary
101 East 28th
Hays, KS 67601
785-623-2550
  • Total: 340
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 37
18 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Hays

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Felten Middle
201 West 29th
Hays, KS 67601
785-623-2450
  • Total: 442
  • 6th grade: 122
  • 7th grade: 159
  • 8th grade: 161
15 to 1 29 6th Grade 8th Grade
Kennedy Middle
1309 Foroute
Hays, KS 67601
785-623-2470
  • Total: 242
  • 6th grade: 65
  • 7th grade: 88
  • 8th grade: 89
14 to 1 17 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Hays

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hays High
2300 East 13th
Hays, KS 67601
785-623-2600
  • Total: 847
  • 9th grade: 219
  • 10th grade: 176
  • 11th grade: 177
  • 12th grade: 180
15 to 1 56 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,680
  • Median family income: $46,000
  • Median male income: $21,460
  • Median female income: $12,089
  • Median income of a renter: $18,714
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,194
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,135 1,185 1,425 1,345 550