Average Teacher Salary in Los Alamos Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Los Alamos Public Schools is $53,908.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,830 $20,850 $24,190 $28,870 $35,690 $43,560
Kindergarten $56,750 $35,680 $43,110 $55,300 $70,770 $82,750
Elementary $59,230 $41,510 $46,590 $57,670 $71,610 $82,170
Middle school $59,360 $37,110 $45,310 $59,100 $72,830 $84,600
High school $63,370 $42,360 $50,440 $63,300 $76,310 $87,300

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General Facts

  • Staff: 682
  • Full time teachers: 263
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 105
  • Instructional Coordinators: 8
  • Elementary Teachers: 122
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 13
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 63
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,379

Financial Statistics for Los Alamos Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,648,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $25,538,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,774,000
  • Total revenue: $42,960,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $20,508,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $24,172,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,554,000
  • Expenditures per student: $116,000
  • Total expenditures: $40,430,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,482,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,084,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Los Alamos Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Los Alamos Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Aspen Elementary
2182 33rd St
Los Alamos, NM 87544
505-663-2230
  • Total: 321
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 40
  • 6th grade: 53
13 to 1 24 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Barranca Mesa Elementary
57 Loma Del Escolar
Los Alamos, NM 87544
505-663-2230
  • Total: 361
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 54
12 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Chamisa Elementary
301 Meadow Ln
White Rock, NM 87544
505-663-2230
  • Total: 241
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 30
  • 3rd grade: 31
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 32
  • 6th grade: 40
10 to 1 23 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Mountain Elementary
2280 North Rd
Los Alamos, NM 87544
505-663-2230
  • Total: 371
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 49
13 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Pinon Elementary
90 Grand Canyon Dr
White Rock, NM 87544
505-663-2230
  • Total: 371
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 111
  • 6th grade: 90
13 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Los Alamos Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Los Alamos Middle
1 Hawk Dr
Los Alamos, NM 87544
505-663-2230
  • Total: 565
  • 7th grade: 288
  • 8th grade: 277
12 to 1 46 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Los Alamos Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Los Alamos High
1300 Diamond Dr
Los Alamos, NM 87544
505-663-2230
  • Total: 1,149
  • 9th grade: 293
  • 10th grade: 287
  • 11th grade: 272
  • 12th grade: 297
15 to 1 79 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $34,646
  • Median family income: $90,032
  • Median male income: $56,709
  • Median female income: $26,150
  • Median income of a renter: $45,227
  • Median income of a home owner: $86,375
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    275 285 800 1,750 2,290