Average Teacher Salary in Ruidoso Municipal Schools

The average teacher salary in Ruidoso 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: 290
  • Full time teachers: 143
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 46
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 74
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 10
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 38
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,267

Financial Statistics for Ruidoso Municipal Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,236,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $18,016,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,540,000
  • Total revenue: $24,792,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,209,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $12,486,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,681,000
  • Expenditures per student: $46,000
  • Total expenditures: $25,401,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,362,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,249,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $86,000

Information on Schools within Ruidoso Municipal Schools

Elementary Schools within the Ruidoso Municipal Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Nob Hill Elementary
200 Horton Circlecle
Ruidoso, NM 88345
505-257-4051
  • Total: 195
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 172
15 to 1 13 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Sierra Vista Primary
200 Horton Circlecle
Ruidoso, NM 88345
505-257-4051
  • Total: 388
  • 1st grade: 183
  • 2nd grade: 205
18 to 1 21 1st Grade 2nd Grade
White Mountain Elementary
200 Horton Circlecle
Ruidoso, NM 88345
505-257-4051
  • Total: 335
  • 3rd grade: 166
  • 4th grade: 169
17 to 1 20 3rd Grade 4th Grade
White Mountain Inter
200 Horton Circlecle
Ruidoso, NM 88345
505-257-4051
  • Total: 333
  • 5th grade: 162
  • 6th grade: 171
16 to 1 21 5th Grade 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Ruidoso Municipal Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ruidoso Middle
200 Horton Circlecle
Ruidoso, NM 88345
505-257-4051
  • Total: 337
  • 7th grade: 154
  • 8th grade: 183
15 to 1 23 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Ruidoso Municipal Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ruidoso High
200 Horton Circlecle
Ruidoso, NM 88345
505-257-4051
  • Total: 679
  • 9th grade: 217
  • 10th grade: 175
  • 11th grade: 150
  • 12th grade: 137
16 to 1 43 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,218
  • Median family income: $42,111
  • Median male income: $21,456
  • Median female income: $15,168
  • Median income of a renter: $20,262
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,550
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    945 715 805 675 435