Average Teacher Salary in Rochester Public School District

The average teacher salary in Rochester Public School District is $42,747.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,131 $22,151 $24,714 $28,654 $33,679 $40,931
Kindergarten $49,595 $34,369 $40,941 $50,993 $58,339 $63,694
Elementary $46,475 $29,236 $34,626 $47,130 $57,492 $63,868
Middle school $41,607 $28,048 $31,490 $39,542 $50,864 $60,193
High school $45,929 $28,410 $32,238 $44,504 $56,746 $64,318

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,833
  • Full time teachers: 952
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 260
  • Instructional Coordinators: 42
  • Elementary Teachers: 435
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 45
  • Pre-K Teachers: 19
  • High School Teachers: 414
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 16,335

Financial Statistics for Rochester Public School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $46,578,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $116,501,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $10,463,000
  • Total revenue: $173,542,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $87,964,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $89,265,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $27,466,000
  • Expenditures per student: $8,616,000
  • Total expenditures: $171,952,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $40,657,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $8,819,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,508,000

Information on Schools within Rochester Public School District

Elementary Schools within the Rochester Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bamber Valley Elementary
2001 Bamber Valley Rd SW
Rochester, MN 55902
507-328-3030
  • Total: 1,005
  • Pre-k: 9
  • Kindergarten: 158
  • 1st grade: 154
  • 2nd grade: 179
  • 3rd grade: 180
  • 4th grade: 159
  • 5th grade: 166
17 to 1 58 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Bishop Elementary
406 36th Ave NW
Rochester, MN 55901
507-328-3100
  • Total: 499
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 81
20 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Churchill Elementary
2240 7th Ave NE
Rochester, MN 55906
507-328-3150
  • Total: 235
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 57
17 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Elton Hills Elementary
1421 Elton Hills Dr NW
Rochester, MN 55901
507-328-3200
  • Total: 418
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 60
16 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Folwell Elementary
603 15th Ave SW
Rochester, MN 55902
507-328-3220
  • Total: 293
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 57
21 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Franklin Elementary
602 Fayal Ave
Eveleth, MN 55734
218-744-7710
  • Total: 484
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 84
15 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Gage Elementary
1300 40th St NW
Rochester, MN 55901
507-328-3400
  • Total: 837
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 140
  • 1st grade: 138
  • 2nd grade: 147
  • 3rd grade: 136
  • 4th grade: 133
  • 5th grade: 117
16 to 1 54 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hoover Elementary
369 Elton Hills Dr NW
Rochester, MN 55901
507-328-3450
  • Total: 208
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 76
17 to 1 13 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Jefferson Elementary
1201 10th Ave NE
Rochester, MN 55906
507-328-3500
  • Total: 497
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 85
17 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln K-8 Choice Elementary
1122 8th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-328-3550
  • Total: 376
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 38
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 30
18 to 1 21 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Longfellow Choice Elementary
1615 Marion Rd SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-328-3600
  • Total: 262
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 39
11 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Montessori At Franklin
1801 9th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-328-3300
  • Total: 188
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 30
  • 5th grade: 26
25 to 1 8 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Pinewood Elementary
1900 Pinewood Rd SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-328-3630
  • Total: 339
  • Kindergarten: 174
  • 1st grade: 156
  • 2nd grade: 153
  • 3rd grade: 174
  • 4th grade: 154
  • 5th grade: 174
16 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Riverside Central Elementary
506 5th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-328-3700
  • Total: 672
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 116
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 112
16 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sunset Terrace Elementary
1707 19th Ave NW
Rochester, MN 55901
507-328-3770
  • Total: 841
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 157
  • 1st grade: 131
  • 2nd grade: 142
  • 3rd grade: 131
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 132
19 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Washington Elementary
338 East Main St
Owatonna, MN 55060
507-444-8310
  • Total: 553
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 56
18 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Rochester Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Century Senior High
2525 Viola Rd NE
Rochester, MN 55906
507-328-5100
  • Total: 1,639
  • 9th grade: 410
  • 10th grade: 423
  • 11th grade: 428
  • 12th grade: 378
20 to 1 82 8th Grade 12th Grade
Friedell Middle
1200 Brdway South
Rochester, MN 55904
507-328-5650
  • Total: 331
  • 6th grade: 138
  • 7th grade: 105
  • 8th grade: 88
16 to 1 21 6th Grade 8th Grade
John Adams Middle
1525 31st St NW
Rochester, MN 55901
507-328-5700
  • Total: 1,141
  • 6th grade: 371
  • 7th grade: 387
  • 8th grade: 383
18 to 1 64 6th Grade 8th Grade
John Marshall Senior High
1510 14th St NW
Rochester, MN 55901
507-328-5400
  • Total: 1,540
  • 9th grade: 512
  • 10th grade: 365
  • 11th grade: 323
  • 12th grade: 340
21 to 1 75 8th Grade 12th Grade
Kellogg Middle
503 17th St NE
Rochester, MN 55906
507-328-5800
  • Total: 898
  • 6th grade: 292
  • 7th grade: 275
  • 8th grade: 331
18 to 1 50 6th Grade 8th Grade
Lincoln K-8 Choice Elementary
1122 8th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-328-3550
  • Total: 376
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 38
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 30
18 to 1 21 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Mayo Senior High
1420 11th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-285-8820
  • Total: 1,682
  • 9th grade: 508
  • 10th grade: 393
  • 11th grade: 403
  • 12th grade: 378
20 to 1 83 8th Grade 12th Grade
Willow Creek Middle
2425 11th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-328-5900
  • Total: 1,013
  • 6th grade: 334
  • 7th grade: 330
  • 8th grade: 349
18 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Rochester Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Century Senior High
2525 Viola Rd NE
Rochester, MN 55906
507-328-5100
  • Total: 1,639
  • 9th grade: 410
  • 10th grade: 423
  • 11th grade: 428
  • 12th grade: 378
20 to 1 82 8th Grade 12th Grade
John Marshall Senior High
1510 14th St NW
Rochester, MN 55901
507-328-5400
  • Total: 1,540
  • 9th grade: 512
  • 10th grade: 365
  • 11th grade: 323
  • 12th grade: 340
21 to 1 75 8th Grade 12th Grade
Mayo Senior High
1420 11th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-285-8820
  • Total: 1,682
  • 9th grade: 508
  • 10th grade: 393
  • 11th grade: 403
  • 12th grade: 378
20 to 1 83 8th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bridge Area Learning Center
2220 3rd Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-281-6112
  • Total: 37
  • 9th grade: 27
  • 10th grade: 10
11 to 1 4 9th Grade 10th Grade
Burr Oak
3800 50th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-328-4310
  • Total: 28
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 3
4 to 1 7 4th Grade 12th Grade
Cec-area Learning Center
2220 3rd Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-281-6112
  • Total: 13
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 3
5 to 1 2 6th Grade 12th Grade
Esc Area Learning Center
334 16th St SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-287-1468
  • Total: 15
  • 9th grade: 7
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade: 1
17 to 1 1 6th Grade 12th Grade
Hawthorne Diploma Program
700 4th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-287-1963
  • Total: 41
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 31
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade
Pre School Hcp
615 7th St SW
Rochester, MN 55902
507-285-8737
  • Total: 68
  • Pre-k: 68
27 to 1 3 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Rams Area Learning Center
2220 3rd Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
507-281-6112
  • Total: 26
  • 7th grade: 8
  • 8th grade: 18
11 to 1 2 5th Grade 8th Grade
Rochester Area Learning Center
2525 Viola Rd NE
Rochester, MN 55906
507-285-8813
  • Total: 101
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 36
  • 12th grade: 50
21 to 1 5 9th Grade 12th Grade
Transition To Adult Program
334 16th St SW
Rochester, MN 55904
507-287-2665
  • Total: 37
  • 12th grade: 37
16 to 1 2 11th Grade 12th Grade
Transitions Learning Center
2530 North Brdway
Rochester, MN 55906
507-328-3000
  • Total: 18
  • 12th grade: 18
18 to 1 1 12th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $25,676
  • Median family income: $62,531
  • Median male income: $32,945
  • Median female income: $22,062
  • Median income of a renter: $27,530
  • Median income of a home owner: $60,893
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,775 3,750 5,870 8,445 5,825

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