Average Teacher Salary in Brainerd Public School District

The average teacher salary in Brainerd Public School District is $41,498.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,740 $16,360 $20,780 $30,780 $38,880 $46,670
Kindergarten $44,270 $32,230 $36,000 $43,010 $54,020 $61,320
Elementary $46,140 $30,230 $37,410 $46,360 $55,460 $62,680
Middle school $42,000 $28,830 $33,670 $41,450 $49,660 $57,550
High school $44,340 $28,280 $32,350 $41,610 $54,060 $65,030

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General Facts

  • Staff: 796
  • Full time teachers: 362
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 188
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 158
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 19
  • Pre-K Teachers: 10
  • High School Teachers: 173
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,440

Financial Statistics for Brainerd Public School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $20,712,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $51,694,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,562,000
  • Total revenue: $77,968,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $45,257,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $41,125,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $13,513,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,030,000
  • Total expenditures: $76,854,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $17,475,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,432,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $631,000

Information on Schools within Brainerd Public School District

Elementary Schools within the Brainerd Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Baxter Elementary
5546 Fairview Rd
Baxter, MN 56425
218-454-6400
  • Total: 584
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 112
  • 3rd grade: 113
  • 4th grade: 126
21 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Forestview Middle
12149 Knollwood Dr
Baxter, MN 56425
218-454-6000
  • Total: 1,927
  • 5th grade: 459
  • 6th grade: 480
  • 7th grade: 524
  • 8th grade: 464
20 to 1 99 5th Grade 8th Grade
Garfield Elementary
303 Sanstead St East
Garfield, MN 56332
320-834-2261
  • Total: 165
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 25
  • 2nd grade: 19
  • 3rd grade: 28
  • 4th grade: 23
  • 5th grade: 18
  • 6th grade: 23
17 to 1 10 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Harrison Elementary
1515 Oak St
Brainerd, MN 56401
218-454-6500
  • Total: 248
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 54
15 to 1 16 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Lowell Elementary
704 NE 3rd Ave
Brainerd, MN 56401
218-454-6550
  • Total: 404
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 76
20 to 1 20 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Nisswa Elementary
5533 Co Rd 18
Nisswa, MN 56468
218-961-6860
  • Total: 259
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 51
17 to 1 15 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Riverside Elementary
220 NW 3rd St
Brainerd, MN 56401
218-454-6800
  • Total: 561
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 54
19 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Brainerd Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Forestview Middle
12149 Knollwood Dr
Baxter, MN 56425
218-454-6000
  • Total: 1,927
  • 5th grade: 459
  • 6th grade: 480
  • 7th grade: 524
  • 8th grade: 464
20 to 1 99 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Brainerd Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brainerd Senior High
702 South 5th St
Brainerd, MN 56401
218-454-6200
  • Total: 2,056
  • 9th grade: 508
  • 10th grade: 524
  • 11th grade: 506
  • 12th grade: 518
22 to 1 95 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brainerd Early Childhood Sp. Ed.
311 10th Ave NE
Brainerd, MN 55401
218-454-5430
  • Total: 82
  • Pre-k: 82
17 to 1 5 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Isd 181 Learning Center
311 10th Ave NE
Brainerd, MN 56401
218-454-5400
  • Total: 138
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 47
  • 12th grade: 77
13 to 1 11 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Middle Level Alternative Program
311 NE Tenth Ave
Brainerd, MN 56401
218-454-5445
  • Total: 16
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 5
8 to 1 2 6th Grade 9th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,077
  • Median family income: $46,210
  • Median male income: $27,301
  • Median female income: $15,824
  • Median income of a renter: $20,555
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,360
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,990 2,155 2,625 2,740 815

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