Average Teacher Salary in Cook County Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Cook County Public Schools is $45,770.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $32,550 $21,280 $25,400 $30,570 $39,310 $48,760
Kindergarten $47,090 $34,390 $38,830 $45,830 $54,640 $62,860
Elementary $53,250 $36,010 $43,780 $53,530 $62,760 $71,780
Middle school $47,080 $32,940 $37,570 $47,070 $55,960 $64,230
High school $48,880 $33,390 $39,550 $49,440 $57,210 $64,130

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General Facts

  • Staff: 87
  • Full time teachers: 37
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 10 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 14
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 16
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 2
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 18
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 541

Financial Statistics for Cook County Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $2,360,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $4,643,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $455,000
  • Total revenue: $7,458,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $3,577,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $3,795,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,081,000
  • Expenditures per student: $244,000
  • Total expenditures: $6,891,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $1,733,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $317,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $51,000

Information on Schools within Cook County Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Cook County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Grand Portage Elementary
73 Upper Rd
Grand Portage, MN 55605
218-475-2345
  • Total: 12
  • Kindergarten: 3
  • 1st grade: 9
6 to 1 2 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Sawtooth Mountain Elementary
101 West 5th St
Grand Marais, MN 55604
218-387-1273
  • Total: 196
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 32
  • 5th grade: 45
13 to 1 15 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Cook County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cook County Middle
101 West 5th St
Grand Marais, MN 55604
218-387-2273
  • Total: 135
  • 6th grade: 44
  • 7th grade: 36
  • 8th grade: 55
17 to 1 8 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Cook County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cook County Senior High
101 West 5th Sreet
Grand Marais, MN 55604
218-387-2273
  • Total: 198
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 56
  • 11th grade: 55
  • 12th grade: 51
18 to 1 11 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,775
  • Median family income: $47,132
  • Median male income: $24,352
  • Median female income: $14,733
  • Median income of a renter: $22,500
  • Median income of a home owner: $42,375
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    295 295 385 345 120

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