Per-pupil spending on instruction, administration, and support

Relative Per-Pupil Amounts for Current Spending of Public Elementary-Secondary School Systems by State: 2006-07 [Source: US Census data]

  Total education rank Instruction rank % Admininstration
& Support
rank %
NY $15,981 1 $11,042 1 69% $4,587 7 29%
VT $13,471 4 $8,269 3 61% $4,829 6 36%
CT $12,979 6 $7,988 4 62% $4,503 8 35%
MA $12,738 7 $7,846 5 62% $4,495 9 35%
RI $12.612 8 $7,334 7 58% $4,949 4 39%
Maine $11,387 12 $7,268 8 64% $3,673 17 32%
NH $10.273 15 $6,701 12 63% $3,695 16 37%
US $9,666   $5,867   61% $3,410   38%