Washington State School Salaries: 2015-2016

This data site contains personnel information, including salaries, for public school districts in the State of Washington. Data was provided to The Spokesman-Review by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction in response to a public records request. More information regarding this database can be found here.

Yelm School District

  • Enrollment, 2010-2011 (pre-K thru 12th): 5,524
  • Total Salary: $28,121,727.00
  • Average Salary: $38,470.21
See all 731 employees › Highest paid individuals, 2015-2016
PersonSalaryBonuses/StipendsInsurance BenefitsTotal Comp.
William Andrew Wolf


Jeffrey Loren Role

Deputy/Assist. Supt.

Lisa Ann Cadero-Smith

Deputy/Assist. Supt.

Brian Dean Wharton

Secondary Principal, Yelm High School 12

Steven J Bodnar

Other District Admin.

John Patrick Johnson

Secondary Principal, Ridgeline Middle School

Ronald L Barnard

Extracurricular, Yelm High School 12

Scot C Embrey

Secondary Principal, Yelm Middle School

Charles Ray Cook

Elementary Principal, Southworth Elementary

Thadeus Philip Nelson

Secondary Vice Principal, Yelm High School 12



  • Insurance benefits includes $768/month for school district certificated employee health benefits or $9,216/year. Certified employees include teachers, counselors and librarians. Classified employees are funded at 1.152 times that amount or $884.74/month ($10,616.83/year). Benefits are allocated by the State of Washington. [1][2]
  • All figures submitted by school districts are preliminary. Final numbers are due to the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction in September.
  • View the FAQ page for more information regarding this database.

Credits: Mike Tigas, Jody Lawrence-Turner
Data: State of Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)
More Information: view the FAQ

Salaries for public school employees are considered “public record,” in accordance with Washington State’s Public Records act, RCW 42.56. An exception is made in the case of victims of domestic violence. Please contact the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction for more information.