Average Teacher Salary in Roswell Independent Schools

The average teacher salary in Roswell Independent Schools is $44,494.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,519 $16,098 $17,381 $19,846 $27,976 $37,711
Kindergarten $47,006 $32,010 $40,064 $47,549 $54,984 $61,888
Elementary $52,940 $36,991 $42,686 $50,479 $61,703 $75,595
Middle school $47,384 $32,193 $38,190 $45,721 $53,964 $66,783
High school $51,625 $35,510 $43,710 $50,971 $60,146 $68,560

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,178
  • Full time teachers: 608
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 148
  • Instructional Coordinators: 31
  • Elementary Teachers: 321
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 36
  • Pre-K Teachers: 17
  • High School Teachers: 124
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 10,382

Financial Statistics for Roswell Independent Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $7,781,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $64,454,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $12,179,000
  • Total revenue: $84,414,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $42,902,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $45,839,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $14,195,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $82,764,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $19,636,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,149,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $148,000

Information on Schools within Roswell Independent Schools

Elementary Schools within the Roswell Independent Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Berrendo Elementary
505 West Pine Lodge Rd
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 497
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 84
17 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Del Norte Elementary
2701 North Garden Ave
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 447
  • Kindergarten: 98
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 68
17 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
E Grand Plains Elementary
3773 East Grand Placeains
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 233
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 32
  • 5th grade: 36
17 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade
El Capitan Elementary
2807 West Bland St
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 402
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 71
18 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Military Hgts Elementary
1900 North Michigan
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 410
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 58
15 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Missouri Ave Elementary
700 South Missouri Ave
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 364
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 62
17 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Monterrey Elementary
1101 North 9th St
Carlsbad, NM 88220
505-234-3300
  • Total: 289
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 65
15 to 1 20 1st Grade 5th Grade
Nancy Lopez Elementary
1208 East Bland St
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 295
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 39
16 to 1 19 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Parkview Preschool
1700 West Alameda St
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 267
  • Pre-k: 267
16 to 1 17 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Pecos Elementary
Nm Hwy 63
Pecos, NM 87552
505-757-4700
  • Total: 323
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 56
13 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sunset Elementary
923 North Walter St
Carlsbad, NM 88220
505-234-3300
  • Total: 398
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 51
17 to 1 23 1st Grade 5th Grade
Valley View Elementary
505 South Mainsuite 249
Las Cruces, NM 88001
505-627-2511
  • Total: 416
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 68
16 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Washington Ave Elementary
408 North Washington Ave
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 469
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 76
17 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Roswell Independent Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Berrendo Middle
800 Marion Richards
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 609
  • 6th grade: 214
  • 7th grade: 193
  • 8th grade: 202
17 to 1 36 6th Grade 8th Grade
Mesa Middle
1601 East Bland St
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 417
  • 6th grade: 143
  • 7th grade: 139
  • 8th grade: 135
13 to 1 33 6th Grade 8th Grade
Mountain View Middle
4101 Montreal Loop
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
505-896-0667
  • Total: 885
  • 6th grade: 427
  • 7th grade: 458
16 to 1 54 6th Grade 7th Grade
Sidney Gutierrez Middle
712 North Lea Ave
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 60
  • 6th grade: 21
  • 7th grade: 20
  • 8th grade: 19
10 to 1 6 6th Grade 8th Grade
Sierra Middle
505 South Mainsuite 249
Las Cruces, NM 88001
505-527-5800
  • Total: 861
  • 6th grade: 295
  • 7th grade: 272
  • 8th grade: 294
17 to 1 52 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Roswell Independent Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Goddard High
701 East Country Club
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 1,213
  • 9th grade: 385
  • 10th grade: 328
  • 11th grade: 260
  • 12th grade: 240
17 to 1 74 9th Grade 12th Grade
Roswell High
500 West Hobbs St
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 1,311
  • 9th grade: 460
  • 10th grade: 356
  • 11th grade: 262
  • 12th grade: 233
18 to 1 73 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Roswell Independent Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
University High
606 West O'conner Rd
Roswell, NM 88201
505-627-2511
  • Total: 216
  • 9th grade: 33
  • 10th grade: 61
  • 11th grade: 54
  • 12th grade: 68
22 to 1 10 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,105
  • Median family income: $32,581
  • Median male income: $21,556
  • Median female income: $12,758
  • Median income of a renter: $19,891
  • Median income of a home owner: $33,075
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    5,235 3,430 2,855 2,180 865