Average Teacher Salary in Ottawa

The average teacher salary in Ottawa is $38,842.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,560 $15,645 $17,475 $23,300 $33,745 $43,070
Kindergarten $43,720 $31,155 $35,430 $41,340 $50,450 $61,585
Elementary $41,755 $27,280 $33,035 $39,960 $48,815 $59,280
Middle school $40,810 $26,875 $33,435 $40,240 $48,150 $55,745
High school $41,365 $27,660 $33,610 $40,630 $48,775 $57,175

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General Facts

  • Staff: 344
  • Full time teachers: 189
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 73
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 79
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 97
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,323

Financial Statistics for Ottawa

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $7,730,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $15,480,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,489,000
  • Total revenue: $24,699,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $13,427,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $13,156,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,814,000
  • Expenditures per student: $156,000
  • Total expenditures: $24,816,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,844,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,273,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $247,000

Information on Schools within Ottawa

Elementary Schools within the Ottawa

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Eisenhower Elementary
1100 Eisenhower Dr
Norton, KS 67654
785-877-5113
  • Total: 348
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 41
13 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Eugene Field Elementary
720 Tremont
Ottawa, KS 66067
785-229-8050
  • Total: 244
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 39
14 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Garfield Elementary
300 South 14th St
Parsons, KS 67357
620-421-3530
  • Total: 194
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 39
14 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln Elementary
315 East Bigger
Hutchinson, KS 67501
620-665-4650
  • Total: 229
  • Pre-k: 54
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 70
14 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Ottawa Senior High
1120 South Ash
Ottawa, KS 66067
785-229-8020
  • Total: 763
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 162
  • 10th grade: 189
  • 11th grade: 157
  • 12th grade: 191
13 to 1 58 1st Grade 12th Grade

Middle Schools within the Ottawa

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ottawa Middle School
1230 South Ash
Ottawa, KS 66067
785-229-8030
  • Total: 545
  • 6th grade: 196
  • 7th grade: 164
  • 8th grade: 185
13 to 1 43 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Ottawa

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ottawa Senior High
1120 South Ash
Ottawa, KS 66067
785-229-8020
  • Total: 763
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 162
  • 10th grade: 189
  • 11th grade: 157
  • 12th grade: 191
13 to 1 58 1st Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,442
  • Median family income: $43,871
  • Median male income: $26,092
  • Median female income: $16,365
  • Median income of a renter: $23,944
  • Median income of a home owner: $47,038
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    825 835 955 885 220