Average Teacher Salary in West Central Area

The average teacher salary in West Central Area 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

How to Become a Teacher in West Central Area

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General Facts

  • Staff: 108
  • Full time teachers: 56
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 14
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 24
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 4
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 25
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 769

Financial Statistics for West Central Area

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $1,481,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $5,953,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $319,000
  • Total revenue: $7,753,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $4,260,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $4,334,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,026,000
  • Expenditures per student: $228,000
  • Total expenditures: $7,860,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $2,132,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $384,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $97,000

Information on Schools within West Central Area

Elementary Schools within the West Central Area

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
West Central Area North Elementary
411 1st St S.e.
Elbow Lake, MN 56531
218-685-4477
  • Total: 216
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 22
  • 3rd grade: 25
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 32
  • 6th grade: 30
13 to 1 17 Kindergarten 6th Grade
West Central Area South Elementary
31 North Central
Kensington, MN 56343
320-965-2724
  • Total: 166
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 30
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 20
  • 5th grade: 17
  • 6th grade: 22
14 to 1 12 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the West Central Area

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
West Central Area Secondary
301 County Rd 2
Barrett, MN 56311
320-528-2520
  • Total: 387
  • 7th grade: 59
  • 8th grade: 57
  • 9th grade: 59
  • 10th grade: 62
  • 11th grade: 70
  • 12th grade: 80
15 to 1 25 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the West Central Area

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
West Central Area Secondary
301 County Rd 2
Barrett, MN 56311
320-528-2520
  • Total: 387
  • 7th grade: 59
  • 8th grade: 57
  • 9th grade: 59
  • 10th grade: 62
  • 11th grade: 70
  • 12th grade: 80
15 to 1 25 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,112
  • Median family income: $41,968
  • Median male income: $21,663
  • Median female income: $13,218
  • Median income of a renter: $19,293
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,788
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    305 390 415 275 95

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