Average Teacher Salary in Bridgeport School District

The average teacher salary in Bridgeport School District is $61,862.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,750 $19,300 $22,050 $26,390 $34,160 $50,830
Kindergarten $70,790 $46,080 $56,740 $72,310 $84,920 $98,150
Elementary $68,810 $46,810 $55,970 $67,840 $82,290 $95,460
Middle school $69,920 $49,070 $57,640 $68,610 $83,310 $96,020
High school $69,040 $44,130 $54,730 $69,800 $83,850 $97,050

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,007
  • Full time teachers: 1,617
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 342
  • Instructional Coordinators: 78
  • Elementary Teachers: 1,103
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 71
  • Pre-K Teachers: 16
  • High School Teachers: 409
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 20,289

Financial Statistics for Bridgeport School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $51,222,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $245,564,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $35,415,000
  • Total revenue: $332,201,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $180,246,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $163,311,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $58,974,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,033,000
  • Total expenditures: $328,154,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $66,097,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $13,026,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $2,331,000

Information on Schools within Bridgeport School District

Elementary Schools within the Bridgeport School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Barnum School
529 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6608
203-576-7510
  • Total: 600
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 53
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 45
14 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Beardsley School
500 Huntington Rd
Bridgeport, CT 6610
203-576-7184
  • Total: 392
  • Pre-k: 56
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 34
12 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Black Rock School
545 Brewster St
Bridgeport, CT 6605
203-576-7500
  • Total: 234
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 21
9 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Blackham School
425 Thorme St
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-7951
  • Total: 1,059
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 92
  • 6th grade: 116
  • 7th grade: 190
  • 8th grade: 156
14 to 1 76 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Bridgeport Learning Center
280 Tesiny Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-8465
  • Total: 57
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 5
  • 3rd grade: 4
  • 4th grade: 7
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 5
4 to 1 16 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Bryant School
230 Poplacear St
Bridgeport, CT 6605
203-576-7303
  • Total: 440
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 40
  • 6th grade: 53
14 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Classical Studies Academy
240 Linwood Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6604
203-576-7188
  • Total: 343
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 47
  • 6th grade: 41
16 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Columbus School
275 George St
Bridgeport, CT 6604
203-576-7578
  • Total: 629
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 60
  • 7th grade: 54
  • 8th grade: 28
11 to 1 56 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Cross School
1775 Reservoir Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-7553
  • Total: 373
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 36
  • 6th grade: 20
  • 7th grade: 59
  • 8th grade: 71
10 to 1 37 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Curiale School
300 Laurel Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6604
203-576-8437
  • Total: 562
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 64
  • 7th grade: 71
  • 8th grade: 66
12 to 1 46 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Dunbar School
445 Union Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6607
203-576-7194
  • Total: 397
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 30
  • 7th grade: 63
  • 8th grade: 57
11 to 1 36 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Edison School
115 Boston Terrace
Bridgeport, CT 6610
203-576-7183
  • Total: 317
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 30
13 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Hall School
290 Clermont Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6610
203-576-7560
  • Total: 273
  • Kindergarten: 34
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 42
  • 6th grade: 29
11 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Hallen School
68 Omega Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-8216
  • Total: 354
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 40
13 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
High Horizons School
700 Palisade Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6610
203-576-7807
  • Total: 441
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 49
  • 7th grade: 47
  • 8th grade: 46
18 to 1 25 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Hooker School
138 Roger Williams Rd
Bridgeport, CT 6610
203-576-7185
  • Total: 470
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 67
  • 7th grade: 55
  • 8th grade: 61
14 to 1 33 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Howe School
606 Howard Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6605
203-576-8044
  • Total: 1,094
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 108
  • 1st grade: 111
  • 2nd grade: 120
  • 3rd grade: 115
  • 4th grade: 140
  • 5th grade: 137
  • 6th grade: 78
  • 7th grade: 119
  • 8th grade: 130
15 to 1 73 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Longfellow School
139 Ocean Terrace
Bridgeport, CT 6605
203-576-8036
  • Total: 413
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 30
  • 5th grade: 35
  • 6th grade: 27
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 55
11 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Luis Munoz Marin School
479 Helen St
Bridgeport, CT 6608
203-576-8202
  • Total: 854
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 71
  • 7th grade: 119
  • 8th grade: 129
13 to 1 67 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Madison School
376 Wayne St
Bridgeport, CT 6609
203-576-7186
  • Total: 531
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 71
  • 6th grade: 46
13 to 1 43 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Mckinley School
60 Thompson St
Fairfield, CT 6824
203-255-8318
  • Total: 436
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 67
11 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Multicultural Magnet School
700 Palisade Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6610
203-576-7505
  • Total: 445
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 48
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 55
12 to 1 36 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Park City Magnet School
1526 Chopsey Hill Rd
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-7547
  • Total: 501
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 48
16 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Read School
130 Ezra St
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-8030
  • Total: 919
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 104
  • 7th grade: 97
  • 8th grade: 110
15 to 1 60 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Roosevelt School
680 Park Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6604
203-576-8032
  • Total: 550
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 34
  • 6th grade: 68
  • 7th grade: 66
  • 8th grade: 64
10 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Skane Center
2977 North Madison Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-7181
  • Total: 210
  • Pre-k: 162
  • Kindergarten: 48
8 to 1 25 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Waltersville School
95 Gilmore St
Bridgeport, CT 6608
203-576-7556
  • Total: 561
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 55
  • 7th grade: 59
  • 8th grade: 47
14 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Webster School
1375 North Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6604
203-576-7505
  • Total: 771
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 74
  • 6th grade: 71
  • 7th grade: 80
  • 8th grade: 59
16 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Winthrop School
85 Eckaroute St
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-7769
  • Total: 729
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 27
  • 3rd grade: 24
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 41
15 to 1 48 Kindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Bridgeport School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Barnum School
529 Noble Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6608
203-576-7510
  • Total: 600
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 53
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 45
14 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Blackham School
425 Thorme St
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-7951
  • Total: 1,059
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 92
  • 6th grade: 116
  • 7th grade: 190
  • 8th grade: 156
14 to 1 76 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Columbus School
275 George St
Bridgeport, CT 6604
203-576-7578
  • Total: 629
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 60
  • 7th grade: 54
  • 8th grade: 28
11 to 1 56 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Cross School
1775 Reservoir Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-7553
  • Total: 373
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 36
  • 6th grade: 20
  • 7th grade: 59
  • 8th grade: 71
10 to 1 37 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Curiale School
300 Laurel Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6604
203-576-8437
  • Total: 562
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 64
  • 7th grade: 71
  • 8th grade: 66
12 to 1 46 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Dunbar School
445 Union Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6607
203-576-7194
  • Total: 397
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 30
  • 7th grade: 63
  • 8th grade: 57
11 to 1 36 Kindergarten 8th Grade
High Horizons School
700 Palisade Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6610
203-576-7807
  • Total: 441
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 49
  • 7th grade: 47
  • 8th grade: 46
18 to 1 25 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Hooker School
138 Roger Williams Rd
Bridgeport, CT 6610
203-576-7185
  • Total: 470
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 67
  • 7th grade: 55
  • 8th grade: 61
14 to 1 33 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Howe School
606 Howard Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6605
203-576-8044
  • Total: 1,094
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 108
  • 1st grade: 111
  • 2nd grade: 120
  • 3rd grade: 115
  • 4th grade: 140
  • 5th grade: 137
  • 6th grade: 78
  • 7th grade: 119
  • 8th grade: 130
15 to 1 73 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Longfellow School
139 Ocean Terrace
Bridgeport, CT 6605
203-576-8036
  • Total: 413
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 30
  • 5th grade: 35
  • 6th grade: 27
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 55
11 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Luis Munoz Marin School
479 Helen St
Bridgeport, CT 6608
203-576-8202
  • Total: 854
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 71
  • 7th grade: 119
  • 8th grade: 129
13 to 1 67 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Multicultural Magnet School
700 Palisade Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6610
203-576-7505
  • Total: 445
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 48
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 55
12 to 1 36 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Park City Magnet School
1526 Chopsey Hill Rd
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-7547
  • Total: 501
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 48
16 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Read School
130 Ezra St
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-8030
  • Total: 919
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 104
  • 7th grade: 97
  • 8th grade: 110
15 to 1 60 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Roosevelt School
680 Park Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6604
203-576-8032
  • Total: 550
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 34
  • 6th grade: 68
  • 7th grade: 66
  • 8th grade: 64
10 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Waltersville School
95 Gilmore St
Bridgeport, CT 6608
203-576-7556
  • Total: 561
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 55
  • 7th grade: 59
  • 8th grade: 47
14 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Webster School
1375 North Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6604
203-576-7505
  • Total: 771
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 74
  • 6th grade: 71
  • 7th grade: 80
  • 8th grade: 59
16 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Winthrop School
85 Eckaroute St
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-7769
  • Total: 729
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 27
  • 3rd grade: 24
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 41
15 to 1 48 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Bridgeport School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bassick High School
1181 Fairfield Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6605
203-576-7350
  • Total: 1,257
  • 9th grade: 444
  • 10th grade: 357
  • 11th grade: 239
  • 12th grade: 217
15 to 1 85 9th Grade 12th Grade
Bridgeport Learning Center
280 Tesiny Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-8465
  • Total: 57
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 5
  • 3rd grade: 4
  • 4th grade: 7
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 5
4 to 1 16 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Central High School
One Lincoln Blvd
Bridgeport, CT 6606
203-576-7377
  • Total: 2,287
  • 9th grade: 714
  • 10th grade: 543
  • 11th grade: 548
  • 12th grade: 482
15 to 1 155 9th Grade 12th Grade
Harding High School
1734 Central Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6610
203-576-7330
  • Total: 1,652
  • 9th grade: 410
  • 10th grade: 443
  • 11th grade: 438
  • 12th grade: 361
14 to 1 115 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Bridgeport School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Make The Grade
86 Whittier St
Bridgeport, CT 6605
203-339-8834
  • Total: 42
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 26
  • 9th grade: 1
5 to 1 8 7th Grade 9th Grade
New Start Program
136 Lafayette St
Bridgeport, CT 6604
203-579-0434
  • Total: 38
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 19
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade: 2
6 to 1 6 9th Grade 12th Grade
Park City Academy
391 East Washington Ave
Bridgeport, CT 6608
203-337-1205
  • Total: 34
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 13
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 2
3 to 1 10 7th Grade 11th Grade
The University School
136 Lafayette St
Bridgeport, CT 6604
203-579-0434
  • Total: 24
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 8
3 to 1 9 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,306
  • Median family income: $39,571
  • Median male income: $25,890
  • Median female income: $20,529
  • Median income of a renter: $25,374
  • Median income of a home owner: $48,106
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    10,365 6,345 6,665 6,840 2,825