Average Teacher Salary in Spearfish School District 40-2

The average teacher salary in Spearfish School District 40-2 is $35,526.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,280 $20,910 $22,720 $25,840 $30,920 $38,010
Kindergarten $35,660 $27,390 $31,810 $35,610 $39,920 $44,900
Elementary $38,260 $27,870 $32,320 $37,980 $44,000 $49,980
Middle school $38,140 $28,250 $32,380 $37,520 $44,060 $49,620
High school $38,290 $29,030 $32,940 $37,510 $43,240 $49,720

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General Facts

  • Staff: 256
  • Full time teachers: 136
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 33
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 78
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 4
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 35
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,017

Financial Statistics for Spearfish School District 40-2

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $11,203,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $4,112,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,283,000
  • Total revenue: $16,598,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $8,011,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $8,168,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,934,000
  • Expenditures per student: $4,000
  • Total expenditures: $15,001,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,288,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $480,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $58,000

Information on Schools within Spearfish School District 40-2

Elementary Schools within the Spearfish School District 40-2

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Elementary - 04
400 East Hudson St
Spearfish, SD 57783
605-717-1210
  • Total: 402
  • 3rd grade: 131
  • 4th grade: 127
  • 5th grade: 144
15 to 1 27 3rd Grade 5th Grade
West Elementary - 03
920 King
Spearfish, SD 57783
605-717-1205
  • Total: 505
  • Pre-k: 61
  • Kindergarten: 150
  • 1st grade: 144
  • 2nd grade: 150
14 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Spearfish School District 40-2

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Spearfish Middle School - 05
1600 Canyon
Spearfish, SD 57783
605-717-1215
  • Total: 455
  • 6th grade: 135
  • 7th grade: 170
  • 8th grade: 150
14 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Spearfish School District 40-2

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Spearfish High School - 01
1725 North Main
Spearfish, SD 57783
605-717-1212
  • Total: 655
  • 9th grade: 159
  • 10th grade: 161
  • 11th grade: 185
  • 12th grade: 150
16 to 1 40 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,389
  • Median family income: $42,676
  • Median male income: $20,548
  • Median female income: $11,021
  • Median income of a renter: $16,203
  • Median income of a home owner: $43,244
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    860 710 775 650 330

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