Average Teacher Salary in Fairfield School District

The average teacher salary in Fairfield 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: 1,655
  • Full time teachers: 878
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 219
  • Instructional Coordinators: 40
  • Elementary Teachers: 543
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 43
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 266
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 10,113

Financial Statistics for Fairfield School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $145,789,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $17,145,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,227,000
  • Total revenue: $166,161,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $83,714,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $87,307,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $29,748,000
  • Expenditures per student: $160,000
  • Total expenditures: $155,981,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $42,962,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,420,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $304,000

Information on Schools within Fairfield School District

Elementary Schools within the Fairfield School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Burr Elementary School
1960 Burr St
Fairfield, CT 6824
203-255-8371
  • Total: 469
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 99
14 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dwight Elementary School
1600 Redding Rd
Fairfield, CT 6824
203-255-8312
  • Total: 322
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 55
11 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Fairfield Early Childhood Center
755 Melville Ave
Fairfield, CT 6825
203-255-8324
  • Total: 126
  • Pre-k: 126
11 to 1 12 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Holland Hill School
200 Meadowcroft Rd
Fairfield, CT 6824
203-255-8314
  • Total: 350
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 61
12 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Jennings School
31 Palm Dr
Fairfield, CT 6824
203-255-8316
  • Total: 356
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 62
11 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mckinley School
345 Logan St
Bridgeport, CT 6607
203-576-8037
  • Total: 596
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 73
  • 6th grade: 42
  • 7th grade: 93
  • 8th grade: 53
15 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Mill Hill School
635 Mill Hill Terrace
Fairfield, CT 6890
203-255-8320
  • Total: 470
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 72
14 to 1 35 Kindergarten 5th Grade
North Stratfield School
190 Putting Green Rd
Fairfield, CT 6825
203-255-8322
  • Total: 502
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 82
13 to 1 39 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Osborn Hill School
760 Stillson Rd
Fairfield, CT 6824
203-255-8340
  • Total: 527
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 88
13 to 1 40 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Riverfield School
1625 Mill Placeain Rd
Fairfield, CT 6824
203-255-8328
  • Total: 478
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 82
14 to 1 36 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Sherman School
250 Fern St
Fairfield, CT 6824
203-255-8330
  • Total: 446
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 76
14 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Stratfield School
1407 Melville Ave
Fairfield, CT 6825
203-255-8332
  • Total: 542
  • Kindergarten: 115
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 101
15 to 1 37 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Fairfield School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fairfield Woods Middle School
1115 Fairfield Woods Rd
Fairfield, CT 6824
203-255-8334
  • Total: 605
  • 6th grade: 210
  • 7th grade: 215
  • 8th grade: 180
10 to 1 59 6th Grade 8th Grade
Mckinley School
345 Logan St
Bridgeport, CT 6607
203-576-8037
  • Total: 596
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 73
  • 6th grade: 42
  • 7th grade: 93
  • 8th grade: 53
15 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Roger Ludlowe Middle School
689 Unquowa Rd
Fairfield, CT 6824
203-255-8345
  • Total: 889
  • 6th grade: 293
  • 7th grade: 311
  • 8th grade: 285
11 to 1 81 6th Grade 8th Grade
Tomlinson Middle School
200 Unquowa Rd
Fairfield, CT 6824
203-255-8336
  • Total: 770
  • 6th grade: 252
  • 7th grade: 254
  • 8th grade: 264
11 to 1 70 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Fairfield School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fairfield Ludlowe High School
785 Unquowa Rd
Fairfield, CT 6824
203-255-7201
  • Total: 1,392
  • 9th grade: 371
  • 10th grade: 344
  • 11th grade: 349
  • 12th grade: 328
11 to 1 124 9th Grade 12th Grade
Fairfield Warde High School
755 Melville Ave
Fairfield, CT 6825
203-255-8354
  • Total: 1,273
  • 9th grade: 338
  • 10th grade: 303
  • 11th grade: 336
  • 12th grade: 296
11 to 1 117 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $43,670
  • Median family income: $100,920
  • Median male income: $52,029
  • Median female income: $29,632
  • Median income of a renter: $46,746
  • Median income of a home owner: $93,470
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    900 1,235 1,640 3,570 7,540