Average Teacher Salary in Buffalo Public School District

The average teacher salary in Buffalo Public School District is $46,838.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $31,480 $22,160 $24,790 $28,330 $33,240 $46,720
Kindergarten $52,750 $34,120 $38,700 $50,160 $66,040 $78,240
Elementary $53,160 $32,380 $38,550 $51,260 $66,030 $79,040
Middle school $45,830 $30,530 $34,350 $41,430 $56,090 $68,900
High school $50,970 $31,330 $36,740 $48,690 $62,570 $74,890

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General Facts

  • Staff: 615
  • Full time teachers: 323
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 20 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 84
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 146
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: 12
  • High School Teachers: 146
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,894

Financial Statistics for Buffalo Public School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $16,946,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $39,361,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,526,000
  • Total revenue: $58,833,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $31,912,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $30,276,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,913,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,420,000
  • Total expenditures: $60,907,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,271,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,303,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $487,000

Information on Schools within Buffalo Public School District

Elementary Schools within the Buffalo Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Discovery Elementary
301 NE 2nd Ave
Buffalo, MN 55313
763-682-8400
  • Total: 255
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 41
20 to 1 13 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hanover Elementary
274 Labeaux Ave
Hanover, MN
763-682-0800
  • Total: 506
  • Kindergarten: 98
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 79
21 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Montrose Elementary
100 SE 2nd St
Montrose, MN 55363
763-682-8345
  • Total: 356
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 45
17 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Northwinds Elementary
1111 Seventh Ave NW
Buffalo, MN 55313
763-682-8458
  • Total: 579
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 125
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 84
20 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Parkside Elementary
207 3rd St NE
Buffalo, MN 55313
763-682-8500
  • Total: 441
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 82
19 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tatanka Elementary
703 8th St NE
Buffalo, MN 55313
763-682-8600
  • Total: 505
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 80
18 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Buffalo Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Buffalo Community Middle
1300 Hwy 25 North
Buffalo, MN 55313
763-682-8200
  • Total: 1,288
  • 6th grade: 425
  • 7th grade: 446
  • 8th grade: 417
20 to 1 66 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Buffalo Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Buffalo Senior High
877 Bison Blvd
Buffalo, MN 55313
763-682-8100
  • Total: 1,821
  • 9th grade: 498
  • 10th grade: 490
  • 11th grade: 420
  • 12th grade: 413
20 to 1 91 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Buffalo Early Children Sp. Education Program
214 NE 1st Ave
Buffalo, MN 55313
763-682-8598
  • Total: 98
  • Pre-k: 98
49 to 1 2 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Phoenix Learning Center
800 8th St NE
Buffalo, MN 55313
763-682-8680
  • Total: 26
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade: 17
9 to 1 3 9th Grade 12th Grade
Pride Transitions
214 1st Ave NE
Buffalo, MN 55313
763-682-8721
  • Total: 19
  • 12th grade: 19
10 to 1 2 12th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $23,563
  • Median family income: $64,056
  • Median male income: $35,907
  • Median female income: $22,139
  • Median income of a renter: $26,652
  • Median income of a home owner: $63,338
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    550 715 1,405 2,375 1,160

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