Average Teacher Salary in Klamath County

The average teacher salary in Klamath County is $42,845.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,973 $17,996 $18,761 $20,032 $25,335 $34,181
Kindergarten $46,028 $25,527 $37,354 $47,329 $55,967 $63,450
Elementary $49,370 $34,927 $41,427 $49,961 $58,953 $64,972
Middle school $47,683 $33,550 $38,672 $48,300 $58,728 $64,478
High school $48,173 $34,225 $39,148 $48,518 $57,750 $64,173

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General Facts

  • Staff: 718
  • Full time teachers: 323
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 93
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 226
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 28
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 70
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,305

Financial Statistics for Klamath County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $15,931,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $32,198,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,554,000
  • Total revenue: $56,683,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $32,644,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $30,075,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $15,315,000
  • Expenditures per student: $57,000
  • Total expenditures: $58,199,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,114,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,648,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $801,000

Information on Schools within Klamath County

Elementary Schools within the Klamath County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Altamont Elementary School
2450 Summers Ln
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
541-883-5048
  • Total: 251
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 34
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 32
20 to 1 13 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Bonanza Elementary School
31610 Mission St
Bonanza, OR 97623
541-545-6581
  • Total: 220
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 25
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 31
  • 4th grade: 32
  • 5th grade: 36
  • 6th grade: 34
20 to 1 11 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Chiloquin Elementary School
600 Second St
Chiloquin, OR 97624
541-783-2338
  • Total: 211
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 30
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 30
  • 5th grade: 28
  • 6th grade: 29
18 to 1 12 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Fairhaven Elementary School
5400 Hwy 66
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
541-883-5030
  • Total: 157
  • Kindergarten: 14
  • 1st grade: 22
  • 2nd grade: 32
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 18
  • 5th grade: 21
  • 6th grade: 27
14 to 1 12 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Ferguson Elementary School
2901 Homedale Rd
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
541-883-5036
  • Total: 472
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 71
  • 6th grade: 75
18 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Gearhart Elementary School
1002 Pacific Way
Gearhart, OR 97138
503-738-8348
  • Total: 282
  • Kindergarten: 5
  • 1st grade: 5
  • 2nd grade: 6
  • 3rd grade: 6
  • 4th grade: 6
  • 5th grade: 8
  • 6th grade: 6
19 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Gilchrist Elementary School
201 Mountain View Dr
Gilchrist, OR 97737
541-433-2295
  • Total: 104
  • Kindergarten: 11
  • 1st grade: 16
  • 2nd grade: 12
  • 3rd grade: 13
  • 4th grade: 12
  • 5th grade: 25
  • 6th grade: 15
15 to 1 7 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Henley Elementary School
8205 Hwy 39
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
541-883-5038
  • Total: 361
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 70
  • 6th grade: 53
23 to 1 16 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Keno Elementary School
11110 Keno-worden Rd
Keno, OR 97627
541-883-5055
  • Total: 150
  • Kindergarten: 15
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 18
  • 4th grade: 23
  • 5th grade: 21
  • 6th grade: 28
17 to 1 9 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Malin Elementary School
2153 Third St
Malin, OR 97632
541-723-2261
  • Total: 131
  • Kindergarten: 13
  • 1st grade: 21
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 19
  • 4th grade: 20
  • 5th grade: 19
  • 6th grade: 15
16 to 1 8 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Merrill Elementary School
406 West Second St
Merrill, OR 97633
541-798-5723
  • Total: 148
  • Kindergarten: 16
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 22
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 21
18 to 1 8 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Peterson Elementary School
4856 Clinton Ave
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
541-883-5058
  • Total: 529
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 79
  • 6th grade: 58
23 to 1 24 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Sage Community School
43580 Hwy 62
Chiloquin, OR 97624
541-783-2533
  • Total: 41
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 1st grade: 5
  • 2nd grade: 8
  • 3rd grade: 7
  • 4th grade: 6
  • 5th grade: 8
  • 6th grade: 5
not available not available Kindergarten 6th Grade
Shasta Elementary School
1951 Madison St
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
541-883-5060
  • Total: 564
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 76
  • 6th grade: 84
23 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Stearns Elementary School
3641 Crest St
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
541-883-5063
  • Total: 264
  • Kindergarten: 34
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 27
  • 5th grade: 30
  • 6th grade: 42
20 to 1 13 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Klamath County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bonanza Junior/senior High School
31610 Mission St
Bonanza, OR 97623
541-545-6581
  • Total: 246
  • 7th grade: 37
  • 8th grade: 48
  • 9th grade: 34
  • 10th grade: 43
  • 11th grade: 44
  • 12th grade: 40
17 to 1 15 7th Grade 12th Grade
Brixner Junior High School
4727 Homedale Rd
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
541-883-5025
  • Total: 429
  • 7th grade: 211
  • 8th grade: 218
19 to 1 23 7th Grade 8th Grade
Chiloquin High School
300 Elm St
Chiloquin, OR 97624
541-783-2321
  • Total: 216
  • 7th grade: 36
  • 8th grade: 39
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 38
  • 11th grade: 27
  • 12th grade: 40
14 to 1 15 7th Grade 12th Grade
Gilchrist Junior/senior High School
201 Mountain View Dr
Gilchrist, OR 97737
541-433-2295
  • Total: 126
  • 7th grade: 16
  • 8th grade: 16
  • 9th grade: 27
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 26
  • 12th grade: 23
13 to 1 10 7th Grade 12th Grade
Henley Middle School
7925 Hwy 39
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
541-883-5050
  • Total: 436
  • 7th grade: 211
  • 8th grade: 225
19 to 1 23 7th Grade 8th Grade
Lost River High School
23330 Hwy 50
Merrill, OR 97633
541-798-5666
  • Total: 288
  • 7th grade: 46
  • 8th grade: 54
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 46
  • 11th grade: 52
  • 12th grade: 44
19 to 1 15 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Klamath County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bonanza Junior/senior High School
31610 Mission St
Bonanza, OR 97623
541-545-6581
  • Total: 246
  • 7th grade: 37
  • 8th grade: 48
  • 9th grade: 34
  • 10th grade: 43
  • 11th grade: 44
  • 12th grade: 40
17 to 1 15 7th Grade 12th Grade
Chiloquin High School
300 Elm St
Chiloquin, OR 97624
541-783-2321
  • Total: 216
  • 7th grade: 36
  • 8th grade: 39
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 38
  • 11th grade: 27
  • 12th grade: 40
14 to 1 15 7th Grade 12th Grade
Gilchrist Junior/senior High School
201 Mountain View Dr
Gilchrist, OR 97737
541-433-2295
  • Total: 126
  • 7th grade: 16
  • 8th grade: 16
  • 9th grade: 27
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 26
  • 12th grade: 23
13 to 1 10 7th Grade 12th Grade
Henley High School
8245 Hwy 39
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
541-883-5040
  • Total: 679
  • 9th grade: 194
  • 10th grade: 162
  • 11th grade: 178
  • 12th grade: 145
22 to 1 32 9th Grade 12th Grade
Lost River High School
23330 Hwy 50
Merrill, OR 97633
541-798-5666
  • Total: 288
  • 7th grade: 46
  • 8th grade: 54
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 46
  • 11th grade: 52
  • 12th grade: 44
19 to 1 15 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,444
  • Median family income: $40,070
  • Median male income: $26,608
  • Median female income: $13,387
  • Median income of a renter: $24,821
  • Median income of a home owner: $38,724
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,010 1,545 1,625 1,420 525

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