Average Teacher Salary in Watertown School District 14-4

The average teacher salary in Watertown School District 14-4 is $34,176.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,390 $21,780 $23,710 $26,670 $30,550 $34,600
Kindergarten $33,840 $26,410 $28,920 $33,440 $38,240 $42,550
Elementary $36,730 $27,540 $30,830 $35,780 $42,050 $48,570
Middle school $36,500 $27,760 $30,940 $35,490 $41,130 $48,040
High school $36,420 $27,310 $30,540 $35,390 $41,310 $48,280

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General Facts

  • Staff: 547
  • Full time teachers: 241
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 124
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 153
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 8
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 65
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,891

Financial Statistics for Watertown School District 14-4

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $16,224,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $11,870,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,494,000
  • Total revenue: $30,588,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $16,000,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $16,120,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,541,000
  • Expenditures per student: $12,000
  • Total expenditures: $31,131,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,084,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $53,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $214,000

Information on Schools within Watertown School District 14-4

Elementary Schools within the Watertown School District 14-4

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Garfield Elementary - 03
216 10th St SE
Watertown, SD 57201
605-882-6399
  • Total: 53
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 31
8 to 1 7 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Jefferson Elementary - 09
1701 North Maplacee
Watertown, SD 57201
605-882-6390
  • Total: 494
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 70
  • 6th grade: 73
18 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Lincoln Elementary - 05
1100 13th St NE
Watertown, SD 57201
605-882-6340
  • Total: 490
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 76
  • 6th grade: 69
18 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Mckinley Elementary - 06
5 12th St SW
Watertown, SD 57201
605-882-6350
  • Total: 344
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 47
  • 6th grade: 47
17 to 1 21 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Mellette Elementary - 07
619 2nd St NW
Watertown, SD 57201
605-882-6385
  • Total: 329
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 38
16 to 1 20 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Roosevelt Elementary - 08
412 2nd St SE
Watertown, SD 57201
605-882-6360
  • Total: 320
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 32
15 to 1 21 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Watertown School District 14-4

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Watertown Jr. High - 02
601 11th St NE
Watertown, SD 57201
605-882-6370
  • Total: 590
  • 7th grade: 306
  • 8th grade: 284
13 to 1 45 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Watertown School District 14-4

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Watertown High School - 01
200 NE 9th St
Watertown, SD 57201
605-882-6316
  • Total: 1,271
  • 9th grade: 295
  • 10th grade: 358
  • 11th grade: 326
  • 12th grade: 292
17 to 1 73 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,067
  • Median family income: $46,076
  • Median male income: $26,186
  • Median female income: $14,616
  • Median income of a renter: $18,670
  • Median income of a home owner: $44,246
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,185 1,355 1,965 1,215 560

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