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Table 3.  Number of full-time-equivalent (FTE) staff for public schools, by category and state or jurisdiction: School year 200809
(Table 3—Continued)
State or jurisdiction Total staff   Teachers   Instructional aides   Instructional coordinators and supervisors   Guidance counselors/ directors   Librarians  
United States3 6,328,318   3,221,917   727,615   80,553   107,802   53,802  
Percentage distribution  100.0   50.9   11.5   1.3   1.7   0.9  
                         
Alabama  97,614   47,819   698   8,013 4 1,873   1,426 4
Alaska  17,160   7,927   2,190   190 5 280   170  
Arizona  105,548   54,696   15,621   133   1,465   733  
Arkansas  71,270   37,162   7,794   837   1,440   1,007  
California  590,016   303,647 6 68,652   7,129   7,768   1,159 4
                         
Colorado  102,566   48,692 4 15,010 4 2,201 4 2,117   840  
Connecticut  92,474   48,463   13,752 4 2,000   1,119   817  
Delaware  14,821   8,322   1,550   296   285   137  
District of Columbia  12,131   5,321   1,252   405   250   127  
Florida  340,713   186,361   28,622   686   6,058   2,834  
                         
Georgia  239,139   118,839 4 27,950 4 2,042 4 3,691 4 2,300 4
Hawaii  21,610   11,295   2,231   616   661   249  
Idaho  27,261   15,148   2,909 4 264   634   140  
Illinois  221,005   135,704   30,148 5 3,168   3,155   2,057  
Indiana  141,979   62,668   23,120   1,983   1,939   951  
                         
Iowa  72,350   35,961 4 10,805   459   1,377   590  
Kansas  55,355   35,883   9,204   96   1,125   895  
Kentucky  100,217   43,451   14,076   942   1,461   1,120  
Louisiana  100,873   49,377   11,380 4 1,864   2,878   1,195  
Maine  36,459   15,912   5,900   293   606   247  
                         
Maryland  116,856   58,940   11,256   1,888   2,428   1,235  
Massachusetts  123,636   70,398 4 22,832 4 493 4 2,222   867 4
Michigan  208,058   94,754   22,396 4 3,573 4 2,602   1,037  
Minnesota  109,222   53,083 4 16,128 4 1,783 4 1,101   813 4
Mississippi  72,050   33,358 4 8,978   712 4 2,099   973 4
                         
Missouri  132,347   67,737 6 13,017   951   2,462   1,396  
Montana  19,212   10,467 4 2,184 4 159   459   381 4
Nebraska  45,243   22,057 4 6,024 4 883 4 799 4 568 4
Nevada  33,548   21,993   4,143 5 1,368 5 848   367  
New Hampshire  32,849   15,661   7,095   282 7 851   324  
                         
New Jersey  205,672   114,713 4 25,891 4 2,803 5 2,252   1,777 4
New Mexico  47,850   22,825   6,347   807   844   295  
New York  428,139   217,944   39,748   2,556 4 6,673 4 3,128  
North Carolina  207,859   109,634 6 29,008   2,366   3,984   2,352  
North Dakota  15,636   8,181   2,062 4 124   283   193  
                         
Ohio  244,730   112,845 4 19,053 4 1,600 4 3,642 4 1,355 4
Oklahoma  87,478   46,571 6 8,039   381   1,693   1,116 4
Oregon  65,106   30,152   10,401   367   1,103   377  
Pennsylvania  251,928   129,708   28,839   1,689   4,597   2,197  
Rhode Island  18,290   11,356 6 1,991   80   409   308  
                         
South Carolina  69,790   49,941 6 8,521   520   1,873   1,135  
South Dakota  18,391   9,244   2,520 4 102   317 4 141  
Tennessee  126,841   64,926   15,790   839 4 2,756   1,907 4
Texas  649,381   327,905 4 62,746 4 3,531 4 10,936 4 5,084 4
Utah  49,057   23,657   7,933   1,526   764   262  
                         
Vermont  19,370   8,766   4,467   256   447   225  
Virginia  203,567   71,415   20,204   12,599   4,009   2,041 4
Washington  104,617   54,428   10,436   542 4 2,111   1,238  
West Virginia  38,596   20,209   3,514   252   730   364  
Wisconsin  106,597   59,401 4 10,978 4 1,469 4 1,884 4 1,182  
Wyoming  15,841   7,000   2,210 4 435   442   170  
Department of Defense dependents schools, Bureau of Indian Education, and other jurisdictions 
DoDDS: DoDs Overseas8 7,526   4,551   491   91   213   120  
DDESS: DoDs Domestic8 3,845   2,145 4 350 4 28 4 89   69 4
Bureau of Indian Education             
American Samoa             
Guam             
Commonwealth of the                         
Northern Mariana Islands  1,043   514   216   8   17    
Puerto Rico  70,034   39,356   191   454   952   1,303  
U.S. Virgin Islands  2,472   1,331   240   68   91   29  
See notes at end of table.


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