Average Teacher Salary in Lovington Municipal Schools

The average teacher salary in Lovington Municipal Schools is $43,590.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,509 $16,109 $16,597 $19,073 $27,245 $35,142
Kindergarten $46,267 $30,724 $39,370 $46,895 $54,457 $61,066
Elementary $52,068 $36,012 $41,793 $49,677 $60,509 $75,059
Middle school $47,359 $32,144 $38,132 $45,652 $53,894 $66,885
High school $49,751 $34,245 $42,586 $49,165 $57,569 $65,710

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General Facts

  • Staff: 391
  • Full time teachers: 200
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 60
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 104
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 15
  • Pre-K Teachers: 6
  • High School Teachers: 44
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,247

Financial Statistics for Lovington Municipal Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,941,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $22,039,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,356,000
  • Total revenue: $29,336,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $15,026,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $14,709,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,632,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $31,827,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,415,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,752,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Lovington Municipal Schools

Elementary Schools within the Lovington Municipal Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ben Alexander Elementary
1400 South Sixth
Lovington, NM 88260
505-739-2200
  • Total: 239
  • 2nd grade: 239
18 to 1 13 2nd Grade 2nd Grade
Jefferson Elementary
300 Mollica Dr
Gallup, NM 87301
505-721-1051
  • Total: 248
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 45
12 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Learning Center Elementary
1100 West Birch Ave
Lovington, NM 88260
505-739-2200
  • Total: 265
  • 1st grade: 265
16 to 1 17 1st Grade 1st Grade
Llano Elementary
1000 South First
Lovington, NM 88260
505-739-2200
  • Total: 467
  • Pre-k: 217
  • Kindergarten: 250
17 to 1 28 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Yarbro Elementary
700 West Jefferson Ave
Lovington, NM 88260
505-739-2200
  • Total: 506
  • 4th grade: 266
  • 5th grade: 240
20 to 1 26 4th Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lovington Municipal Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lovington 6th Grade Academy
500 West Jefferson Ave
Lovington, NM 88260
505-739-2200
  • Total: 235
  • 6th grade: 235
14 to 1 17 6th Grade 6th Grade
Taylor Middle
700 South 11th St
Lovington, NM 88260
505-739-2200
  • Total: 468
  • 6th grade: 210
  • 7th grade: 220
  • 8th grade: 204
16 to 1 30 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lovington Municipal Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lovington Freshman Academy
709 South 13 St
Lovington, NM 88260
505-739-2200
  • Total: 226
  • 9th grade: 226
21 to 1 11 9th Grade 9th Grade
Lovington High
701 West Ave K
Lovington, NM 88260
505-739-2200
  • Total: 490
  • 10th grade: 206
  • 11th grade: 161
  • 12th grade: 123
16 to 1 31 10th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Lovington Municipal Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
New Hope Alternative High
121 South Second
Lovington, NM 88260
505-739-2200
  • Total: 103
  • 9th grade: 13
  • 10th grade: 26
  • 11th grade: 33
  • 12th grade: 31
18 to 1 6 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,602
  • Median family income: $32,079
  • Median male income: $23,125
  • Median female income: $11,194
  • Median income of a renter: $19,868
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,704
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,175 920 670 475 180