Average Teacher Salary in Sioux Falls School District 49-5

The average teacher salary in Sioux Falls School District 49-5 is $35,624.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,260 $18,180 $21,430 $24,800 $29,490 $32,640
Kindergarten $36,950 $28,160 $31,900 $36,300 $40,890 $47,300
Elementary $37,570 $27,270 $30,490 $35,890 $43,340 $51,590
Middle school $39,570 $27,840 $32,070 $37,950 $46,110 $55,780
High school $38,770 $27,340 $30,690 $36,730 $45,430 $56,090

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,615
  • Full time teachers: 1,381
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 301
  • Instructional Coordinators: 27
  • Elementary Teachers: 806
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 87
  • Pre-K Teachers: 44
  • High School Teachers: 362
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 21,790

Financial Statistics for Sioux Falls School District 49-5

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $105,805,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $50,287,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $19,533,000
  • Total revenue: $175,625,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $91,356,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $92,896,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $26,458,000
  • Expenditures per student: $715,000
  • Total expenditures: $168,006,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $47,731,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,120,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,170,000

Information on Schools within Sioux Falls School District 49-5

Elementary Schools within the Sioux Falls School District 49-5

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
All City Elementary - 50
2511 West Brookings St
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
605-367-6120
  • Total: 149
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 27
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 23
  • 5th grade: 22
18 to 1 9 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Anne Sullivan Elementary - 20
3701 East 3rd St
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
605-367-6084
  • Total: 756
  • Pre-k: 134
  • Kindergarten: 130
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 108
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 92
15 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Bridges At Jefferson - 55
1610 South Lake Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-367-4530
  • Total: 28
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 1st grade: 9
  • 2nd grade: 10
  • 3rd grade: 5
6 to 1 5 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Challenge Center - 51
2421 West 15th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
605-367-6180
  • Total: 105
  • 2nd grade: 10
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 30
18 to 1 6 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cleveland Elementary - 14
1000 South Edward Dr
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
605-367-6150
  • Total: 582
  • Pre-k: 58
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 85
15 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Discovery Elementary - 26
1506 South Discovery Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
605-362-3530
  • Total: 812
  • Kindergarten: 141
  • 1st grade: 142
  • 2nd grade: 137
  • 3rd grade: 133
  • 4th grade: 131
  • 5th grade: 128
19 to 1 43 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Eugene Field Elementary - 16
501 South Highland Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
605-367-6160
  • Total: 237
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 32
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 26
16 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Family Immersion Center Elementary - 43
2511 West Brookings St
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
605-367-6024
  • Total: 134
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 23
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 11
  • 5th grade: 13
19 to 1 7 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Garfield Elementary - 19
2421 West 15th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
605-367-6180
  • Total: 539
  • Pre-k: 122
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 60
17 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Harvey Dunn Elementary - 54
2400 South Bahnson Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
605-371-4120
  • Total: 473
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 80
18 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hawthorne Elementary - 56
601 North Spring Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
605-367-4580
  • Total: 524
  • Pre-k: 103
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 60
14 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hayward Elementary - 38
400 North Valley View Rd
Sioux Falls, SD 57107
605-367-4590
  • Total: 638
  • Pre-k: 74
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 94
14 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Horace Mann Elementary - 21
1401 East 26th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-367-6190
  • Total: 215
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 36
14 to 1 16 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Jefferson Elementary - 24
1610 South Lake Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-367-4530
  • Total: 267
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 46
16 to 1 17 Kindergarten 5th Grade
John F. Kennedy Elementary - 57
4501 South Holbrook
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
605-362-2784
  • Total: 744
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 140
  • 1st grade: 128
  • 2nd grade: 128
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 100
  • 5th grade: 126
16 to 1 48 Kindergarten 5th Grade
John Harris Elementary - 23
3501 East 49th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
605-371-4111
  • Total: 595
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 116
  • 5th grade: 101
15 to 1 41 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Laura B. Anderson Elementary - 10
1600 North Wayland Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
605-367-6130
  • Total: 376
  • Pre-k: 53
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 50
12 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Laura Wilder Elementary - 31
2300 South Lyndale Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-367-4570
  • Total: 379
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 54
15 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Longfellow Elementary - 27
1116 South 4th Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-367-4550
  • Total: 280
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 49
12 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lowell Elementary - 28
710 West 18th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
605-367-8378
  • Total: 406
  • Pre-k: 70
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 46
16 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mark Twain Elementary - 29
315 West 27th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-367-4560
  • Total: 288
  • Pre-k: 47
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 32
15 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Oscar Howe Elementary - 58
2801 Valley View Rd
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
605-362-2752
  • Total: 603
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 78
17 to 1 35 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Renberg Elementary - 42
47260 258th St
Renner, SD 57055
605-543-5273
  • Total: 165
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 24
  • 4th grade: 14
  • 5th grade: 20
16 to 1 10 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Robert Frost Elementary - 18
3101 South 4th Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-367-6170
  • Total: 464
  • Pre-k: 58
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 54
18 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rosa Parks Elementary - 15
5701 East Red Oak Dr
Sioux Falls, SD 57710
605-371-4170
  • Total: 347
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 40
18 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Terry Redlin Elementary - 11
1721 East Austin St
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
605-367-6140
  • Total: 497
  • Pre-k: 69
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 66
15 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Sioux Falls School District 49-5

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Axtell Park Middle School - 05
201 North West Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
605-367-7647
  • Total: 706
  • 6th grade: 231
  • 7th grade: 232
  • 8th grade: 243
14 to 1 51 6th Grade 8th Grade
Edison Middle School - 06
2101 South West Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-367-7643
  • Total: 827
  • 6th grade: 332
  • 7th grade: 267
  • 8th grade: 228
16 to 1 52 6th Grade 8th Grade
Family Immersion Center Middle - 53
201 North West Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
605-367-7647
  • Total: 63
  • 6th grade: 18
  • 7th grade: 19
  • 8th grade: 26
21 to 1 3 6th Grade 8th Grade
Memorial Middle School - 04
1401 South Sertoma
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
605-362-2785
  • Total: 978
  • 6th grade: 304
  • 7th grade: 344
  • 8th grade: 330
17 to 1 58 6th Grade 8th Grade
Patrick Henry Middle School - 07
2200 South 5th Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-367-7639
  • Total: 1,092
  • 6th grade: 398
  • 7th grade: 307
  • 8th grade: 387
17 to 1 65 6th Grade 8th Grade
Whittier Middle School - 08
930 East Sixth St
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
605-367-7620
  • Total: 923
  • 6th grade: 326
  • 7th grade: 311
  • 8th grade: 286
16 to 1 58 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Sioux Falls School District 49-5

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lincoln High School - 02
2900 South Cliff Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-367-7990
  • Total: 1,982
  • 9th grade: 595
  • 10th grade: 515
  • 11th grade: 449
  • 12th grade: 423
18 to 1 110 9th Grade 12th Grade
Roosevelt High School - 03
6600 West 41st St
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
605-362-2860
  • Total: 2,040
  • 9th grade: 604
  • 10th grade: 572
  • 11th grade: 444
  • 12th grade: 420
18 to 1 113 9th Grade 12th Grade
Washington High School - 01
501 North Sycamore Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57110
605-367-7970
  • Total: 2,139
  • 9th grade: 661
  • 10th grade: 569
  • 11th grade: 448
  • 12th grade: 461
17 to 1 125 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Sioux Falls School District 49-5 (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bridges At Horceman - 52
1401 East 26th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57501
605-367-6190
  • Total: 24
  • 4th grade: 11
  • 5th grade: 13
10 to 1 2 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Flex - 45
201 East 38th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-367-4385
  • Total: 14
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 3
7 to 1 2 5th Grade 12th Grade
Joe Foss Alternative School - 22
1200 East 3rd St
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
605-367-4285
  • Total: 348
  • 7th grade: 9
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 73
  • 10th grade: 98
  • 11th grade: 77
  • 12th grade: 79
11 to 1 31 5th Grade 12th Grade
Structured Teaching - 12
201 East 38th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-367-4385
  • Total: 12
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 1
6 to 1 2 5th Grade 12th Grade
Success Academy - 39
4304 Arway Dr
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
605-367-4793
  • Total: 24
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 5
6 to 1 4 5th Grade 12th Grade
Voa Dakota School Long Term
1401 West 51st St
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
605-334-1414
  • Total: 15
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade: 2
4 to 1 4 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,175
  • Median family income: $51,302
  • Median male income: $26,649
  • Median female income: $19,608
  • Median income of a renter: $26,551
  • Median income of a home owner: $52,917
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,615 5,630 8,500 8,000 3,735

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