Average Teacher Salary in Sweetwater County School District #1

The average teacher salary in Sweetwater County School District #1 is $51,074.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $37,540 $24,390 $29,110 $34,470 $40,310 $61,160
Kindergarten $52,190 $38,910 $44,320 $52,420 $60,780 $67,130
Elementary $55,160 $40,840 $48,130 $56,680 $63,710 $68,240
Middle school $54,670 $41,550 $47,330 $56,060 $62,530 $66,970
High school $55,810 $41,650 $48,740 $56,790 $63,800 $69,360

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General Facts

  • Staff: 840
  • Full time teachers: 357
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 129
  • Instructional Coordinators: 20
  • Elementary Teachers: 185
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 22
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 150
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,957

Financial Statistics for Sweetwater County School District #1

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $52,530,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $3,957,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,437,000
  • Total revenue: $60,924,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $29,378,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $32,225,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $12,866,000
  • Expenditures per student: $260,000
  • Total expenditures: $57,484,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $14,079,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,108,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $644,000

Information on Schools within Sweetwater County School District #1

Elementary Schools within the Sweetwater County School District #1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Desert Elementary
235 Bugas
Wamsutter, WY 82336
307-324-7811
  • Total: 71
  • Kindergarten: 10
  • 1st grade: 12
  • 2nd grade: 9
  • 3rd grade: 13
  • 4th grade: 11
  • 5th grade: 8
  • 6th grade: 8
8 to 1 9 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Desert View Elementary
1900 Deseroute Blvd
Rock Springs, WY 82902
307-352-3200
  • Total: 405
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 82
14 to 1 29 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Farson-eden Elementary
30 Us Hwy 28
Farson, WY 82932
307-273-9301
  • Total: 70
  • Kindergarten: 10
  • 1st grade: 10
  • 2nd grade: 13
  • 3rd grade: 13
  • 4th grade: 14
  • 5th grade: 10
9 to 1 8 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln Elementary
915 Edgar
Rock Springs, WY 82902
307-352-3210
  • Total: 293
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 94
15 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Northpark Elementary
500 North Park Dr
Rock Springs, WY 82902
307-352-3235
  • Total: 327
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 76
13 to 1 25 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Overland Elementary
3400 Foothill Blvd
Rock Springs, WY 82902
307-352-3260
  • Total: 335
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 72
14 to 1 24 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Walnut Elementary
1115 Walnut St
Rock Springs, WY 82902
307-352-3225
  • Total: 347
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 75
16 to 1 22 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Westridge Elementary
3501 Dewar Dr
Rock Springs, WY 82902
307-352-3250
  • Total: 437
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 88
16 to 1 27 Kindergarten 4th Grade
White Mountain Elementary
3500 Foothill Blvd
Rock Springs, WY 82902
307-352-3464
  • Total: 656
  • 5th grade: 294
  • 6th grade: 362
15 to 1 44 5th Grade 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Sweetwater County School District #1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Desert Middle School
235 Bugas
Wamsutter, WY 82336
307-324-7811
  • Total: 12
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 6
5 to 1 3 7th Grade 8th Grade
Farson-eden Middle School
30 Us Hwy 28
Farson, WY 82932
307-273-9301
  • Total: 34
  • 6th grade: 14
  • 7th grade: 11
  • 8th grade: 9
11 to 1 3 6th Grade 8th Grade
Rock Springs East Junior High
831 Gobel St
Rock Springs, WY 82902
307-352-3474
  • Total: 676
  • 7th grade: 344
  • 8th grade: 332
14 to 1 47 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Sweetwater County School District #1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Farson-eden High School
30 Us Hwy 28
Farson, WY 82932
307-273-9301
  • Total: 55
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade: 8
6 to 1 9 9th Grade 12th Grade
Rock Springs High School
1375 James Dr
Rock Springs, WY 82902
307-352-3440
  • Total: 1,179
  • 9th grade: 368
  • 10th grade: 283
  • 11th grade: 286
  • 12th grade: 242
15 to 1 78 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Sweetwater County School District #1 (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Independence High School
1300 Lowell Ave
Rock Springs, WY 82902
307-352-3290
  • Total: 60
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 14
  • 11th grade: 17
  • 12th grade: 27
6 to 1 10 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,243
  • Median family income: $51,542
  • Median male income: $35,322
  • Median female income: $12,368
  • Median income of a renter: $28,015
  • Median income of a home owner: $50,683
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,125 1,200 1,740 1,950 640

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