Average Teacher Salary in Des Moines Municipal Schools

The average teacher salary in Des Moines Municipal Schools is $43,600.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,520 $15,720 $15,890 $18,070 $26,240 $33,480
Kindergarten $46,580 $32,370 $39,830 $47,160 $54,450 $60,910
Elementary $52,320 $36,010 $41,920 $50,020 $61,030 $75,410
Middle school $47,380 $31,940 $38,050 $45,680 $53,980 $67,160
High school $50,200 $35,040 $43,220 $49,660 $57,960 $65,910

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General Facts

  • Staff: 34
  • Full time teachers: 15
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 5 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 1
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 7
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 82

Financial Statistics for Des Moines Municipal Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $445,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $2,093,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $34,000
  • Total revenue: $2,572,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $1,032,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $1,087,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $333,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $2,533,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $656,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Des Moines Municipal Schools

Elementary Schools within the Des Moines Municipal Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Des Moines Elementary
1 Frances St
Des Moines, NM 88418
505-278-2611
  • Total: 34
  • Kindergarten: 5
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 5
  • 3rd grade: 6
  • 4th grade: 3
  • 5th grade: 7
  • 6th grade: 4
5 to 1 7 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Des Moines Municipal Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Des Moines High
1 Frances St
Des Moines, NM 88418
505-278-2611
  • Total: 48
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 9
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade: 4
6 to 1 8 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Des Moines Municipal Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Des Moines High
1 Frances St
Des Moines, NM 88418
505-278-2611
  • Total: 48
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 9
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade: 4
6 to 1 8 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,472
  • Median family income: $47,292
  • Median male income: $20,170
  • Median female income: $20,000
  • Median income of a renter: $15,750
  • Median income of a home owner: $34,000
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    59 24 54 40 14