Average Teacher Salary in Artesia Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Artesia Public Schools is $44,353.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,015 $15,911 $17,069 $19,362 $27,418 $36,892
Kindergarten $46,580 $32,370 $39,830 $47,160 $54,450 $60,910
Elementary $53,303 $37,114 $42,823 $50,817 $62,304 $76,352
Middle school $47,380 $31,940 $38,050 $45,680 $53,980 $67,160
High school $51,490 $35,813 $43,965 $50,947 $59,698 $67,843

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General Facts

  • Staff: 468
  • Full time teachers: 241
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 54
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 144
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 19
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 38
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,873

Financial Statistics for Artesia Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $10,183,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $24,802,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,796,000
  • Total revenue: $37,781,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $18,179,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $18,958,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,464,000
  • Expenditures per student: $72,000
  • Total expenditures: $35,689,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,699,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,806,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $126,000

Information on Schools within Artesia Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Artesia Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Elementary
505 South Mainsuite 249
Las Cruces, NM 88001
505-527-5800
  • Total: 215
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 48
12 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Grand Hts.early Chd.
2302 West Grand Ave
Artesia, NM 88210
505-746-3585
  • Total: 361
  • Pre-k: 79
  • Kindergarten: 282
14 to 1 26 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Hermosa Elementary
601 Hermosa Dr
Artesia, NM 88210
505-746-3585
  • Total: 310
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 68
14 to 1 23 1st Grade 5th Grade
Penasco Elementary
12 Dunkin Rd
Hope, NM 88250
505-746-3585
  • Total: 29
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 1st grade: 5
  • 2nd grade: 6
  • 3rd grade: 5
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 1
9 to 1 3 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Roselawn Elementary
600 North Roselawn Ave
Artesia, NM 88210
505-746-3585
  • Total: 178
  • Kindergarten: 3
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 45
12 to 1 16 1st Grade 5th Grade
Yeso Elementary
1812 Centre Ave
Artesia, NM 88210
505-746-3585
  • Total: 481
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 103
16 to 1 31 1st Grade 5th Grade
Yucca Elementary
310 Dale Scott Blvd
Alamogordo, NM 88310
505-439-3270
  • Total: 496
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 77
17 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Artesia Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Artesia Park Jh
15th And Cannon
Artesia, NM 88210
505-746-3585
  • Total: 537
  • 8th grade: 277
  • 9th grade: 260
16 to 1 34 8th Grade 9th Grade
Artesia Zia Intermed
1100 Bullock Ave
Artesia, NM 88210
505-746-3585
  • Total: 515
  • 6th grade: 280
  • 7th grade: 235
15 to 1 35 6th Grade 7th Grade
Penasco Elementary
12 Dunkin Rd
Hope, NM 88250
505-746-3585
  • Total: 29
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 1st grade: 5
  • 2nd grade: 6
  • 3rd grade: 5
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 1
9 to 1 3 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Artesia Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Artesia High
1006 West Richardson
Artesia, NM 88210
505-746-3585
  • Total: 751
  • 10th grade: 296
  • 11th grade: 247
  • 12th grade: 208
17 to 1 43 10th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,886
  • Median family income: $36,127
  • Median male income: $25,693
  • Median female income: $12,393
  • Median income of a renter: $20,618
  • Median income of a home owner: $35,831
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,575 920 925 850 245