Average Teacher Salary in Lyon County School District

The average teacher salary in Lyon County School District is $45,422.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,680 $18,580 $21,000 $23,060 $25,340 $62,150
Elementary $49,260 $28,910 $34,700 $49,110 $61,360 $69,950
Middle school $50,670 $34,690 $41,850 $49,650 $59,510 $67,040
High school $52,080 $35,030 $41,220 $51,600 $62,060 $69,970

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General Facts

  • Staff: 622
  • Full time teachers: 523
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): not available
  • Instructional Coordinators: not available
  • Elementary Teachers: 226
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 23
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 213
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,919

Financial Statistics for Lyon County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $30,648,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $53,577,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,439,000
  • Total revenue: $88,664,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $43,931,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $45,469,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $16,961,000
  • Expenditures per student: $414,000
  • Total expenditures: $104,967,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $20,606,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,162,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $718,000

Information on Schools within Lyon County School District

Elementary Schools within the Lyon County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cottonwood Elementary School
925 Farm District Rd
Fernley, NV 89408
775-575-3414
  • Total: 720
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 109
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 128
17 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dayton Elementary School
285 Dayton Valley Rd
Dayton, NV 89403
775-246-6262
  • Total: 443
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 76
18 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dayton Intermediate School
315 Dayton Valley Rd
Dayton, NV 89403
775-246-6250
  • Total: 620
  • 6th grade: 194
  • 7th grade: 217
  • 8th grade: 209
18 to 1 34 4th Grade 10th Grade
East Valley Elementary
4170 Farm District Rd
Fernley, NV 89408
775-575-3332
  • Total: 592
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 87
16 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fernley Elementary School
450 Hardie Dr
Fernley, NV 89408
775-575-3420
  • Total: 553
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 95
16 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Riverview Elementary School
1200 Ferretto Pkwy
Dayton, NV 89403
775-246-6170
  • Total: 342
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 59
16 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Silver Springs Elementary School
3900 West Spruce Ave
Silver Springs, NV 89429
775-577-5060
  • Total: 394
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 76
15 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Silver Stage Middle School
3800 Spruce Ave
Silver Springs, NV 89429
775-577-5050
  • Total: 373
  • 5th grade: 77
  • 6th grade: 86
  • 7th grade: 101
  • 8th grade: 109
18 to 1 21 4th Grade 8th Grade
Smith Valley Schools
20 Day Ln
Smith, NV 89430
775-465-2332
  • Total: 221
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 11
  • 2nd grade: 14
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 20
  • 5th grade: 14
  • 6th grade: 15
  • 7th grade: 14
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 24
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 29
  • 12th grade: 16
18 to 1 13 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Sutro Elementary School
190 Dayton Village Parkway
Dayton, NV 89403
775-246-6270
  • Total: 386
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 70
17 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Yerington Elementary School
112 North California St
Yerington, NV 89447
775-463-6844
  • Total: 517
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 98
16 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Yerington Intermediate School
215 Pearl St
Yerington, NV 89447
775-463-6833
  • Total: 388
  • 5th grade: 96
  • 6th grade: 90
  • 7th grade: 102
  • 8th grade: 100
19 to 1 20 5th Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lyon County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dayton High School
335 Dayton Valley Rd
Dayton, NV 89403
775-246-6240
  • Total: 764
  • 9th grade: 229
  • 10th grade: 211
  • 11th grade: 170
  • 12th grade: 154
18 to 1 43 6th Grade 12th Grade
Fernley High School
1300 Hwy 95a
Fernley, NV 89408
775-575-3400
  • Total: 923
  • 9th grade: 307
  • 10th grade: 256
  • 11th grade: 184
  • 12th grade: 175
16 to 1 58 7th Grade 12th Grade
Fernley Intermediate School
320 Hardie Ln
Fernley, NV 89408
775-575-3390
  • Total: 844
  • 6th grade: 295
  • 7th grade: 301
  • 8th grade: 248
19 to 1 44 6th Grade 9th Grade
Silver Stage High School
3755 West Spruce St
Silver Springs, NV 89429
775-577-5071
  • Total: 397
  • 9th grade: 132
  • 10th grade: 115
  • 11th grade: 80
  • 12th grade: 69
17 to 1 23 7th Grade 12th Grade
Silver Stage Middle School
3800 Spruce Ave
Silver Springs, NV 89429
775-577-5050
  • Total: 373
  • 5th grade: 77
  • 6th grade: 86
  • 7th grade: 101
  • 8th grade: 109
18 to 1 21 4th Grade 8th Grade
Yerington High School
114 Pearl St
Yerington, NV 89447
775-463-6822
  • Total: 442
  • 9th grade: 141
  • 10th grade: 104
  • 11th grade: 100
  • 12th grade: 95
18 to 1 25 8th Grade 12th Grade
Yerington Intermediate School
215 Pearl St
Yerington, NV 89447
775-463-6833
  • Total: 388
  • 5th grade: 96
  • 6th grade: 90
  • 7th grade: 102
  • 8th grade: 100
19 to 1 20 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lyon County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dayton High School
335 Dayton Valley Rd
Dayton, NV 89403
775-246-6240
  • Total: 764
  • 9th grade: 229
  • 10th grade: 211
  • 11th grade: 170
  • 12th grade: 154
18 to 1 43 6th Grade 12th Grade
Dayton Intermediate School
315 Dayton Valley Rd
Dayton, NV 89403
775-246-6250
  • Total: 620
  • 6th grade: 194
  • 7th grade: 217
  • 8th grade: 209
18 to 1 34 4th Grade 10th Grade
Fernley High School
1300 Hwy 95a
Fernley, NV 89408
775-575-3400
  • Total: 923
  • 9th grade: 307
  • 10th grade: 256
  • 11th grade: 184
  • 12th grade: 175
16 to 1 58 7th Grade 12th Grade
Silver Stage High School
3755 West Spruce St
Silver Springs, NV 89429
775-577-5071
  • Total: 397
  • 9th grade: 132
  • 10th grade: 115
  • 11th grade: 80
  • 12th grade: 69
17 to 1 23 7th Grade 12th Grade
Smith Valley Schools
20 Day Ln
Smith, NV 89430
775-465-2332
  • Total: 221
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 11
  • 2nd grade: 14
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 20
  • 5th grade: 14
  • 6th grade: 15
  • 7th grade: 14
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 24
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 29
  • 12th grade: 16
18 to 1 13 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Yerington High School
114 Pearl St
Yerington, NV 89447
775-463-6822
  • Total: 442
  • 9th grade: 141
  • 10th grade: 104
  • 11th grade: 100
  • 12th grade: 95
18 to 1 25 8th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,543
  • Median family income: $44,887
  • Median male income: $29,164
  • Median female income: $17,426
  • Median income of a renter: $31,307
  • Median income of a home owner: $43,583
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,860 2,170 2,705 2,165 645