Average Teacher Salary in Richardson Independent School District

The average teacher salary in Richardson Independent School District is $47,301.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,027 $16,674 $18,412 $22,132 $29,572 $50,115
Kindergarten $48,687 $38,596 $43,970 $48,792 $53,430 $59,589
Elementary $52,699 $41,034 $46,478 $51,591 $59,052 $68,528
Middle school $52,803 $41,549 $46,580 $51,622 $58,899 $68,061
High school $55,291 $42,731 $47,470 $53,173 $63,099 $72,565

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General Facts

  • Staff: 4,680
  • Full time teachers: 2,492
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 327
  • Instructional Coordinators: 41
  • Elementary Teachers: 1,104
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 165
  • Pre-K Teachers: 28
  • High School Teachers: 825
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 34,859

Financial Statistics for Richardson Independent School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $274,953,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $66,881,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $26,895,000
  • Total revenue: $368,729,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $173,821,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $195,941,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $31,222,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,078,000
  • Total expenditures: $376,858,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Richardson Independent School District

Elementary Schools within the Richardson Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Aikin El
3100 Pine Mill Rd
Paris, TX 75460
903-737-7443
  • Total: 1,054
  • Pre-k: 86
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 58
  • 6th grade: 51
14 to 1 74 1st Grade 5th Grade
Arapaho Classical Magnet
1300 Cypress Dr
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-6400
  • Total: 558
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 74
14 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Audelia Creek Elementary
12600 Audelia
Dallas, TX 75243
469-593-2900
  • Total: 604
  • Pre-k: 102
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 66
  • 6th grade: 42
13 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Big Springs El
3301 West Campbell Rd
Garland, TX 75044
469-593-8100
  • Total: 501
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 92
  • 6th grade: 81
15 to 1 34 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Bowie El
2902 Chicago
Lubbock, TX 79407
806-766-0822
  • Total: 241
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 82
16 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Brentfield El
6767 Brentfield Dr
Dallas, TX 75248
469-593-5730
  • Total: 596
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 86
  • 6th grade: 91
15 to 1 39 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Canyon Creek El
2100 Copper Rdg Dr
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-6500
  • Total: 257
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 127
14 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Carolyn G Bukhair El
13900 Maham Rd
Dallas, TX 75240
469-593-4900
  • Total: 668
  • 1st grade: 127
  • 2nd grade: 138
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 102
13 to 1 50 1st Grade 6th Grade
Dartmouth El
417 Dartmouth Ln
Richardson, TX 75081
469-593-8400
  • Total: 319
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 6th grade: 51
11 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Dobie Pri
14040 Rolling Hills Ln
Dallas, TX 75240
469-593-4100
  • Total: 623
  • Pre-k: 344
  • Kindergarten: 279
19 to 1 33 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Dover El
700 Dover Dr
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-4200
  • Total: 491
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 52
14 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Forest Lane Academy
9663 Forest Ln
Dallas, TX 75243
469-593-1850
  • Total: 616
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 106
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 59
14 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Forestridge El
10330 Bunchberry Dr
Dallas, TX 75243
469-593-8500
  • Total: 663
  • Pre-k: 84
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 75
  • 6th grade: 81
14 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Greenwood Hills El
1313 West Shore Dr
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-6100
  • Total: 384
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 52
12 to 1 32 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Hamilton Park Pacesetter Magnet
8301 Towns St
Dallas, TX 75243
469-593-3900
  • Total: 688
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 100
  • 5th grade: 87
  • 6th grade: 87
12 to 1 56 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Jess Harben El
600 South Glenville Dr
Richardson, TX 75081
469-593-8800
  • Total: 355
  • Pre-k: 56
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 45
16 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lake Highlands El
9501 Ferndale Rd
Dallas, TX 75238
469-593-2100
  • Total: 633
  • Pre-k: 84
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 78
  • 6th grade: 72
15 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Mark Twain El
1200 Larkspur Dr
Richardson, TX 75081
469-593-4800
  • Total: 449
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 53
13 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Math/science/tech Magnet
707 East Arapaho Rd
Richardson, TX 75081
469-593-7300
  • Total: 653
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 112
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 82
15 to 1 44 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Merriman Park El
7101 Winedale Dr
Dallas, TX 75231
469-593-2800
  • Total: 426
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 57
15 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Mohawk El
1500 Mimosa Dr
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-6600
  • Total: 334
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 42
  • 6th grade: 51
15 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Moss Haven El
9202 Moss Farm Ln
Dallas, TX 75243
469-593-2200
  • Total: 390
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 59
13 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Northlake El
1626 Bosque Dr
Garland, TX 75040
972-494-8359
  • Total: 731
  • Pre-k: 88
  • Kindergarten: 123
  • 1st grade: 121
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 100
  • 5th grade: 91
16 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Northrich El
1301 Custer Rd
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-6200
  • Total: 456
  • Pre-k: 51
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 66
  • 6th grade: 47
14 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Northwood Hills El
14532 Meandering Way
Dallas, TX 75240
469-593-4300
  • Total: 400
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 45
  • 6th grade: 42
13 to 1 30 Kindergarten 6th Grade
O Henry El
4100 Tynes Dr
Garland, TX 75042
469-593-8200
  • Total: 439
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 60
14 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Prairie Creek El
2120 East Prairie Creek Dr
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-6300
  • Total: 245
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 24
  • 6th grade: 45
15 to 1 17 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Prestonwood El
6525 La Cosa
Dallas, TX 75248
469-593-6700
  • Total: 337
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 49
  • 6th grade: 40
13 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Richardson Heights El
101 North Floyd Rd
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-4400
  • Total: 442
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 50
14 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Richardson Terrace El
300 North Dorothy Ave
Richardson, TX 75081
469-593-8700
  • Total: 482
  • Pre-k: 59
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 67
14 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Richland El
3250 Scruggs Park Dr
Richland Hills, TX 76118
817-547-2000
  • Total: 408
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 55
16 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Risd Academy
13630 Coit Rd
Dallas, TX 75240
469-593-3300
  • Total: 673
  • 1st grade: 149
  • 2nd grade: 125
  • 3rd grade: 114
  • 4th grade: 106
  • 5th grade: 93
  • 6th grade: 86
14 to 1 49 1st Grade 6th Grade
Skyview El
9229 Meadowknoll Dr
Dallas, TX 75243
469-593-2400
  • Total: 519
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 51
13 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Spring Creek El
7667 Roundrock Rd
Dallas, TX 75248
469-593-4500
  • Total: 298
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 126
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 116
  • 5th grade: 126
13 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Spring Valley El
610 Spring Vly Rd
Hewitt, TX 76643
254-761-5710
  • Total: 658
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 38
17 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Springridge El
1801 East Spring Vly Rd
Richardson, TX 75081
469-593-8600
  • Total: 399
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 56
14 to 1 30 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Stults Road El
8700 Stults Rd
Dallas, TX 75243
469-593-2500
  • Total: 447
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 61
13 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Thurgood Marshall El
6200 Winfield
Houston, TX 77050
281-442-8467
  • Total: 1,002
  • Pre-k: 756
  • Kindergarten: 246
25 to 1 40 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Wallace El
9921 Kirkhaven Dr
Dallas, TX 75238
469-593-2600
  • Total: 511
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 73
15 to 1 34 Kindergarten 6th Grade
White Rock El
9229 Chiswell Rd
Dallas, TX 75238
469-593-2700
  • Total: 522
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 64
  • 6th grade: 63
15 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Yale El
1900 East Collins Blvd
Richardson, TX 75081
469-593-8300
  • Total: 458
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 76
  • 6th grade: 84
14 to 1 32 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Richardson Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Berkner High School
1600 East Spring Vly Rd
Richardson, TX 75081
469-593-7000
  • Total: 2,755
  • 9th grade: 759
  • 10th grade: 691
  • 11th grade: 685
  • 12th grade: 620
15 to 1 179 8th Grade 12th Grade
Forest Meadow J High
9373 Whitehurst Dr
Dallas, TX 75243
469-593-1500
  • Total: 600
  • 7th grade: 311
  • 8th grade: 289
12 to 1 50 7th Grade 8th Grade
Lake Highlands Freshman Center
10200 White Rock Trl
Dallas, TX 75238
469-593-1300
  • Total: 638
  • 9th grade: 638
15 to 1 44 8th Grade 9th Grade
Lake Highlands J High
10301 Walnut Hill Ln
Dallas, TX 75238
469-593-1600
  • Total: 613
  • 7th grade: 278
  • 8th grade: 335
14 to 1 43 7th Grade 8th Grade
Liberty J High
10330 Lawler Rd
Dallas, TX 75243
469-593-7888
  • Total: 636
  • 7th grade: 349
  • 8th grade: 287
13 to 1 48 7th Grade 8th Grade
Parkhill J High
16500 Shadybank Dr
Dallas, TX 75248
469-593-5600
  • Total: 570
  • 7th grade: 301
  • 8th grade: 269
14 to 1 41 7th Grade 8th Grade
Richardson High School
1250 West Belt Line Rd
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-3000
  • Total: 2,346
  • 9th grade: 720
  • 10th grade: 621
  • 11th grade: 494
  • 12th grade: 511
14 to 1 163 8th Grade 12th Grade
Richardson North J High
1820 North Floyd Rd
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-5400
  • Total: 555
  • 7th grade: 285
  • 8th grade: 270
13 to 1 44 7th Grade 8th Grade
Richardson West J High
1309 Holly Dr
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-3700
  • Total: 630
  • 7th grade: 317
  • 8th grade: 313
11 to 1 57 7th Grade 8th Grade
Westwood J High
1801 Panther Blvd
Palestine, TX 75801
903-723-0423
  • Total: 247
  • 7th grade: 115
  • 8th grade: 132
11 to 1 22 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Richardson Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Berkner High School
1600 East Spring Vly Rd
Richardson, TX 75081
469-593-7000
  • Total: 2,755
  • 9th grade: 759
  • 10th grade: 691
  • 11th grade: 685
  • 12th grade: 620
15 to 1 179 8th Grade 12th Grade
Lake Highlands High School
9449 Church Rd
Dallas, TX 75238
469-593-1000
  • Total: 1,579
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 532
  • 11th grade: 504
  • 12th grade: 497
14 to 1 117 9th Grade 12th Grade
Pearce High School
1600 North Coit Rd
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-5000
  • Total: 1,925
  • 9th grade: 550
  • 10th grade: 482
  • 11th grade: 435
  • 12th grade: 458
15 to 1 128 9th Grade 12th Grade
Richardson High School
1250 West Belt Line Rd
Richardson, TX 75080
469-593-3000
  • Total: 2,346
  • 9th grade: 720
  • 10th grade: 621
  • 11th grade: 494
  • 12th grade: 511
14 to 1 163 8th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Richardson Independent School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Apollo J High
1600 Apollo Rd
Richardson, TX 75081
469-593-7900
  • Total: 745
  • 7th grade: 374
  • 8th grade: 371
16 to 1 48 7th Grade 8th Grade
Christa Mcauliffe Learning Center
900 South Greenville Ave
Richardson, TX 75081
469-593-5800
  • Total: 74
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 17
  • 9th grade: 23
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade: 2
4 to 1 21 4th Grade 12th Grade
P A School School Learning Center
400 East Spring Vly Rd
Richardson, TX 75083
972-494-8382
  • Total: 16
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 1
not available not available 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $27,752
  • Median family income: $60,875
  • Median male income: $31,488
  • Median female income: $24,161
  • Median income of a renter: $33,824
  • Median income of a home owner: $75,049
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    9,475 8,945 10,630 15,185 15,005

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