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.

Aberdeen School District

  • Enrollment, 2010-2011 (pre-K thru 12th): 3,354
  • Total Salary: $20,290,936.00
  • Average Salary: $37,645.52
See all 539 employees › Highest paid individuals, 2015-2016
PersonSalaryBonuses/StipendsInsurance BenefitsTotal Comp.
Thomas Andrew Opstad

Superintendent

$150,200$0$11,460$161,660
Sherri Annette Northington

Secondary Principal, J M Weatherwax High School

$109,054$0$11,445$120,499
Judith P Holliday

Other District Admin.

$103,311$0$11,460$114,771
Jean Ann Prochaska

Other District Admin.

$103,311$0$11,460$114,771
Lisa Wiklund Griebel

Secondary Principal, Miller Junior High

$102,841$0$11,445$114,286
Derek D Cook

Secondary Principal, Harbor High School

$102,841$0$10,814$113,655
Richard Kevin Bates

Elementary Principal, Robert Gray Elementary

$101,916$0$11,445$113,361
Kathy J Werner

Elementary Principal, Stevens Elementary School

$101,916$0$11,445$113,361
James B Sawin

Elementary Principal, Central Park Elementary

$101,916$0$11,445$113,361
John Edward Meers

Elementary Principal, A J West Elementary

$100,379$0$11,445$111,824

Notes:

  • 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)
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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.