Average Teacher Salary in Salt Lake District

The average teacher salary in Salt Lake District is $39,381.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,421 $15,525 $17,326 $20,649 $25,360 $32,909
Kindergarten $40,682 $22,080 $31,072 $41,850 $50,543 $58,321
Elementary $46,986 $30,231 $36,135 $46,729 $56,899 $67,404
Middle school $44,206 $28,633 $34,212 $43,358 $52,932 $62,787
High school $42,611 $22,921 $31,329 $42,560 $54,195 $62,121

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,485
  • Full time teachers: 1,098
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 28 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 478
  • Instructional Coordinators: 100
  • Elementary Teachers: 468
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 79
  • Pre-K Teachers: 8
  • High School Teachers: 395
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 24,397

Financial Statistics for Salt Lake District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $113,447,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $78,209,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $29,946,000
  • Total revenue: $221,602,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $102,716,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $104,756,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $35,222,000
  • Expenditures per student: $13,955,000
  • Total expenditures: $213,931,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $46,509,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $11,880,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $3,385,000

Information on Schools within Salt Lake District

Elementary Schools within the Salt Lake District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Backman School
601 North 1500 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
801-578-8100
  • Total: 603
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 81
  • 6th grade: 85
30 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Beacon Heights School
1850 South 2500 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
801-481-4814
  • Total: 509
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 70
30 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Bonneville School
490 Gramercy Ave
Ogden, UT 84404
801-737-8901
  • Total: 507
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 127
  • 2nd grade: 124
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 109
  • 5th grade: 115
  • 6th grade: 110
181 to 1 3 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Dilworth School
1953 South 2100 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
801-481-4806
  • Total: 557
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 62
  • 6th grade: 66
23 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Edison School
466 Cheyenne
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
801-974-8300
  • Total: 559
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 82
34 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Emerson School
1017 East Harrison Ave
Salt Lake City, UT 84105
801-481-4819
  • Total: 485
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 60
13 to 1 39 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Ensign School
775 - 12th Ave
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
801-578-8150
  • Total: 411
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 52
35 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Escalante School
1810 West 900 North
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
801-578-8496
  • Total: 666
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 96
  • 6th grade: 93
54 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Franklin School
350 South 600 West
Provo, UT 84601
801-374-4925
  • Total: 571
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 61
10 to 1 60 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Hawthorne School
1675 South 600 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84105
801-481-4824
  • Total: 507
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 66
  • 6th grade: 71
17 to 1 30 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Highland Park School
1738 East 2700 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
801-481-4833
  • Total: 585
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 98
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 67
  • 6th grade: 81
13 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Indian Hills School
2496 St Marys Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
801-584-2908
  • Total: 392
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 62
  • 6th grade: 48
68 to 1 6 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Jackson School
750 West 200 North
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
801-578-8165
  • Total: 577
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 58
19 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lincoln School
1235 North Canfield Dr
Ogden, UT 84404
801-737-7650
  • Total: 629
  • Pre-k: 68
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 75
23 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
M Lynn Bennion School
429 South 800 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
801-578-8108
  • Total: 339
  • Pre-k: 52
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 30
  • 6th grade: 41
17 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Meadowlark School
497 North Morton Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
801-578-8529
  • Total: 606
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 69
20 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Mountain View School
1380 South Navajo
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
801-974-8315
  • Total: 582
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 126
  • 4th grade: 116
  • 5th grade: 108
  • 6th grade: 126
21 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Newman School
1269 North Colorado St
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
801-578-8537
  • Total: 476
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 70
  • 6th grade: 59
28 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Nibley Park School
2785 South 800 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
801-481-4842
  • Total: 513
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 53
  • 7th grade: 38
  • 8th grade: 28
34 to 1 15 Kindergarten 8th Grade
North Star School
1545 North Morton Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
801-578-8448
  • Total: 736
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 86
66 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Parkview School
970 South Emery St
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
801-974-8304
  • Total: 460
  • Pre-k: 51
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 1
8 to 1 58 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Riley School
1410 South 800 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
801-974-8310
  • Total: 447
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 63
23 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rose Park School
1105 West 1000 North
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
801-578-8554
  • Total: 518
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 74
  • 6th grade: 46
25 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Salt Lake Head Start
1240 American Beauty Dri
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
801-578-8173
  • Total: 35
  • Pre-k: 35
35 to 1 1 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Uintah School
1571 East 1300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84105
801-584-2940
  • Total: 572
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 101
  • 6th grade: 84
37 to 1 16 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Wasatch School
3370 Polk Ave
Ogden, UT 84403
801-737-8450
  • Total: 398
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 41
133 to 1 3 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Washington School
420 North 200 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
801-578-8140
  • Total: 336
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 42
  • 6th grade: 28
15 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Whittier School
3585 South 6000 West
West Valley City, UT 84128
801-646-5096
  • Total: 752
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 111
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 66
  • 6th grade: 83
27 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Salt Lake District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bryant Middle
40 South 800 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
801-578-8118
  • Total: 569
  • 7th grade: 306
  • 8th grade: 263
11 to 1 51 7th Grade 8th Grade
Clayton Middle
1471 South 1800 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
801-481-4810
  • Total: 506
  • 7th grade: 229
  • 8th grade: 277
11 to 1 46 7th Grade 8th Grade
Glendale Middle
1430 Andrew Ave
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
801-974-8320
  • Total: 821
  • 6th grade: 256
  • 7th grade: 279
  • 8th grade: 286
12 to 1 70 6th Grade 8th Grade
Hillside Middle
2375 East Garfield Ave
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
801-481-4828
  • Total: 509
  • 7th grade: 235
  • 8th grade: 274
12 to 1 44 7th Grade 8th Grade
Nibley Park School
2785 South 800 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
801-481-4842
  • Total: 513
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 53
  • 7th grade: 38
  • 8th grade: 28
34 to 1 15 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Northwest Middle
1730 West 1700 North
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
801-578-8547
  • Total: 781
  • 7th grade: 392
  • 8th grade: 389
11 to 1 71 7th Grade 8th Grade
West High
241 North 300 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
801-578-8500
  • Total: 2,551
  • 7th grade: 90
  • 8th grade: 92
  • 9th grade: 665
  • 10th grade: 651
  • 11th grade: 547
  • 12th grade: 506
33 to 1 77 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Salt Lake District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East High
840 South 1300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
801-583-1661
  • Total: 2,092
  • 9th grade: 589
  • 10th grade: 570
  • 11th grade: 498
  • 12th grade: 435
20 to 1 103 9th Grade 12th Grade
Highland High
2166 South 1700 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
801-484-4343
  • Total: 1,516
  • 9th grade: 400
  • 10th grade: 383
  • 11th grade: 407
  • 12th grade: 326
25 to 1 62 9th Grade 12th Grade
West High
241 North 300 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
801-578-8500
  • Total: 2,551
  • 7th grade: 90
  • 8th grade: 92
  • 9th grade: 665
  • 10th grade: 651
  • 11th grade: 547
  • 12th grade: 506
33 to 1 77 7th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Salt Lake District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cbtu
1850 South 2500 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
801-581-0194
  • Total: 30
  • Kindergarten: 3
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 6
  • 3rd grade: 4
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 6
  • 6th grade: 6
2 to 1 20 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Columbus Community
3495 South West Templacee
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
801-262-1552
  • Total: 28
  • 12th grade: 28
28 to 1 1 12th Grade 12th Grade
Horizonte Instr & Trn Center
1234 South Main
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
801-578-8574
  • Total: 621
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 16
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 76
  • 11th grade: 225
  • 12th grade: 290
12 to 1 53 7th Grade 12th Grade
Hospital
440 East 100 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
801-578-8287
  • Total: 18
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 6
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 3
16 to 1 1 7th Grade 12th Grade
Hospital
440 East 100 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
801-578-8287
  • Total: 27
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 4
  • 4th grade: 6
  • 5th grade: 6
  • 6th grade: 8
4 to 1 7 Kindergarten 6th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,474
  • Median family income: $35,353
  • Median male income: $19,468
  • Median female income: $16,117
  • Median income of a renter: $26,417
  • Median income of a home owner: $38,432
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,555 1,120 1,115 685 220