Business Services

The Saddle Mountain Unified School District’s Business Department works to provide all the assistance necessary for our employees, vendors, and community members to manage the business operations of the district. They oversee payroll, purchasing, accounts payable, and budget management. business department staff works closely with the governing board as well as the administration and key staff members of other departments.

Department Staff

Kirk Waddle
Executive Director of Business Services
(623) 474-5110

  • FY 2023 Average Teacher Salaries

    • Average salary of all teachers employed in FY 2023 (budget year): $50,982 

    • Average salary of all teachers employed in FY 2022 (prior year): $50,536

    • Increase in average teacher salary from the prior year: ($446)

    • Percentage increase: 1%

Vendors and Purchase Orders

You must fill out our vendor application prior to a purchase order being issued and only at the request of a business department staff member.

Vendor Bids

Saddle Mountain has joined Arizona Purchasing Cooperative. In order to be considered for any of our bid/RFP solicitations, you must complete the new online - Access Vendor Registration Application.