Munetrix - Salaries per Benefits Analysis
How Tawas Area Schools Compares Financially

Of the 9 Districts within the Tawas Schools Comparable Districts, Tawas Area Schools, with Total Salaries of $5,336,079, places 6 in terms of Total Salaries for fiscal year 2018. With Benefits at 73.7% of salaries, Tawas Area Schools ranks 2 in terms of Benefits as a Percent of Salaries which is 4.6% more than the region average of 69.1%.


Why it Matters: Mouse over the dots to see which district is reflected and the detail about their Benefits as a Percent of Salaries. The Benefits / Salaries graph correlates the size of schools, as measured by Total Salaries Expenditures, and Benefits as a Percent of Salaries respectively. The district on the far right has the largest Total Salaries. The district on the far left has the smallest Total Salaries. The higher up you travel on the graph indicates districts that spend the most on Benefits as a percent of Total Salaries. (n076) (o36)

Data Source: The school district financial data comes from two sources. Historic data is provided by downloads from the Michigan Department of Education, Center for Educational Performance and Information (CEPI) Financial Information Database (FID). Future data is loaded by the respective school district financial department. When optionally viewing Purchased Services, the expenditures are calculated by inlcluding Object Codes 3100 (Non-payroll Professional and Technical Services) and 3300 (Client/Pupil Transportation). (n099)

Data Table showing all the Districts in the Tawas Schools Comparable Districts

School NameLies WithinEnrollmentTotal
Benefits as a
Percent of Salaries
Alcona Community SchoolsAlpena-Montmorency-Alcona ESD719$3,598,755769.9%4
Bangor Township SchoolsBay-Arenac ISD2,588$11,564,782166.8%8
Hale Area SchoolsIosco RESA380$1,690,105962.3%9
Oscoda Area SchoolsIosco RESA1,159$5,855,287568.5%5
Pinconning Area SchoolsBay-Arenac ISD1,312$6,325,011467.9%6
Standish-Sterling Community SchoolsBay-Arenac ISD1,577$7,334,368367.2%7
Tawas Area SchoolsIosco RESA1,264$5,336,079673.7%2
West Branch-Rose City Area SchoolsC.O.O.R. ISD2,063$9,271,889271.4%3
Whittemore-Prescott Area SchoolsIosco RESA790$3,545,264874.6%1

1Rank is based on Total Salaries in descending order

2Rank is based on the Benefits as a Percent of Salaries