Average Teacher Salary in Benson Public School District

The average teacher salary in Benson Public School District is $42,333.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,920 $15,200 $17,566 $27,653 $38,860 $46,563
Kindergarten $45,143 $33,103 $37,473 $44,223 $53,746 $60,226
Elementary $47,986 $30,930 $37,530 $47,886 $57,613 $66,053
Middle school $43,320 $30,796 $34,963 $42,363 $50,513 $59,376
High school $46,300 $31,040 $36,396 $45,296 $54,800 $64,183

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General Facts

  • Staff: 155
  • Full time teachers: 71
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 33
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 25
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 3
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 41
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 502

Financial Statistics for Benson Public School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $1,984,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $7,741,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $326,000
  • Total revenue: $10,051,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $5,833,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $5,675,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,318,000
  • Expenditures per student: $280,000
  • Total expenditures: $10,376,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $2,474,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $561,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $155,000

Information on Schools within Benson Public School District

Elementary Schools within the Benson Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Northside Elementary
700 Northside Dr NE
Alexandria, MN 56308
320-763-1442
  • Total: 7
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 4
5 to 1 2 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Benson Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Benson Secondary
1400 Montana Ave
Benson, MN 56215
320-843-2710
  • Total: 469
  • 7th grade: 76
  • 8th grade: 62
  • 9th grade: 75
  • 10th grade: 96
  • 11th grade: 65
  • 12th grade: 95
14 to 1 35 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Benson Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Benson Secondary
1400 Montana Ave
Benson, MN 56215
320-843-2710
  • Total: 469
  • 7th grade: 76
  • 8th grade: 62
  • 9th grade: 75
  • 10th grade: 96
  • 11th grade: 65
  • 12th grade: 95
14 to 1 35 7th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Benson Public School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Benson Area Learning Center
1400 Montana Ave
Benson, MN 56215
320-843-2710
  • Total: 26
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 14
26 to 1 1 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,698
  • Median family income: $46,182
  • Median male income: $27,276
  • Median female income: $14,206
  • Median income of a renter: $25,281
  • Median income of a home owner: $43,193
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    240 395 525 410 75

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