Average Teacher Salary in Lima City

The average teacher salary in Lima City is $43,377.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $20,008 $15,834 $17,048 $19,478 $23,015 $25,316
Kindergarten $50,510 $34,766 $39,886 $50,842 $60,317 $67,458
Elementary $47,897 $34,764 $39,127 $47,665 $57,293 $64,038
Middle school $47,358 $27,077 $35,544 $47,858 $60,687 $66,955
High school $51,116 $36,301 $42,473 $51,294 $60,378 $67,094

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General Facts

  • Staff: 677
  • Full time teachers: 331
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 33
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 140
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 24
  • Pre-K Teachers: 8
  • High School Teachers: 153
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,995

Financial Statistics for Lima City

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $13,994,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $34,212,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $7,184,000
  • Total revenue: $55,390,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $25,846,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $29,948,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,467,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,082,000
  • Total expenditures: $50,984,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $12,045,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,916,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,149,000

Information on Schools within Lima City

Elementary Schools within the Lima City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Freedom Elementary School
6035 Beckett Ridge Blvd
West Chester, OH 45069
513-777-9787
  • Total: 656
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 60
21 to 1 32 2nd Grade 6th Grade
Heritage Elementary School
5052 Hamilton Mason Rd
Liberty Twp, OH 45011
513-863-7060
  • Total: 647
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 106
20 to 1 33 2nd Grade 6th Grade
Independence Elementary School
7480 Princeton Rd
Liberty Township, OH 45044
513-755-8300
  • Total: 606
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 89
21 to 1 29 2nd Grade 6th Grade
Liberty Elementary School
2949 Whitlow Rd
Columbus, OH 43232
614-365-6482
  • Total: 317
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 59
21 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lima North Middle School
1135 North West St
Lima, OH 45801
419-996-3100
  • Total: 422
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 104
  • 7th grade: 119
  • 8th grade: 93
11 to 1 38 5th Grade 8th Grade
Lima South Middle School
755 Saint Johns Ave
Lima, OH 45804
419-996-3190
  • Total: 335
  • 5th grade: 79
  • 6th grade: 81
  • 7th grade: 96
  • 8th grade: 79
11 to 1 31 5th Grade 8th Grade
Lima West Middle School
503 North Cable Rd
Lima, OH 45805
419-996-3150
  • Total: 360
  • 5th grade: 93
  • 6th grade: 86
  • 7th grade: 93
  • 8th grade: 88
12 to 1 29 5th Grade 8th Grade
Unity Elementary School
925 East 3rd St
Lima, OH 45804
419-996-3300
  • Total: 279
  • Pre-k: 49
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 41
13 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lima City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lima North Middle School
1135 North West St
Lima, OH 45801
419-996-3100
  • Total: 422
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 104
  • 7th grade: 119
  • 8th grade: 93
11 to 1 38 5th Grade 8th Grade
Lima South Middle School
755 Saint Johns Ave
Lima, OH 45804
419-996-3190
  • Total: 335
  • 5th grade: 79
  • 6th grade: 81
  • 7th grade: 96
  • 8th grade: 79
11 to 1 31 5th Grade 8th Grade
Lima West Middle School
503 North Cable Rd
Lima, OH 45805
419-996-3150
  • Total: 360
  • 5th grade: 93
  • 6th grade: 86
  • 7th grade: 93
  • 8th grade: 88
12 to 1 29 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lima City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
High School Of Multiple Intelligences
1 Spartan Way
Lima, OH 45801
419-996-3000
  • Total: 431
  • 9th grade: 150
  • 10th grade: 76
  • 11th grade: 110
  • 12th grade: 95
16 to 1 27 9th Grade 12th Grade
Performance Based School
1 Spartan Way
Lima, OH 45801
419-996-3000
  • Total: 416
  • 9th grade: 155
  • 10th grade: 82
  • 11th grade: 102
  • 12th grade: 77
16 to 1 26 9th Grade 12th Grade
Progressive Academy
1 Spartan Way
Lima, OH 45801
419-996-3000
  • Total: 460
  • 9th grade: 158
  • 10th grade: 75
  • 11th grade: 127
  • 12th grade: 100
15 to 1 31 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Lima City (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lima Alternative
1 Spartan Way
Lima, OH 45804
419-996-3000
  • Total: 66
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 15
  • 12th grade: 43
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,266
  • Median family income: $31,635
  • Median male income: $22,692
  • Median female income: $13,269
  • Median income of a renter: $18,482
  • Median income of a home owner: $33,644
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,140 1,930 1,605 1,100 355