Average Teacher Salary in Hamden School District

The average teacher salary in Hamden School District is $55,534.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $32,450 $20,350 $23,490 $28,020 $35,550 $52,820
Kindergarten $56,680 $29,420 $40,560 $55,250 $75,220 $84,680
Elementary $63,490 $42,610 $50,910 $65,200 $77,630 $85,370
Middle school $63,730 $43,240 $51,270 $64,400 $77,310 $85,640
High school $61,320 $39,110 $48,010 $61,170 $75,940 $85,910

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,027
  • Full time teachers: 520
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 128
  • Instructional Coordinators: 28
  • Elementary Teachers: 316
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 20
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 169
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,065

Financial Statistics for Hamden School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $72,044,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $34,428,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,366,000
  • Total revenue: $110,838,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $56,879,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $49,947,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $24,748,000
  • Expenditures per student: $633,000
  • Total expenditures: $109,006,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Hamden School District

Elementary Schools within the Hamden School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alice Peck Pre-k Program
35 Hillfield Rd
Hamden, CT 6518
203-407-2010
  • Total: 91
  • Pre-k: 91
11 to 1 8 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Bear Path School
10 Kirk Rd
Hamden, CT 6514
203-407-2015
  • Total: 464
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 64
  • 6th grade: 62
13 to 1 37 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Church Street School
95 Church St
Hamden, CT 6514
203-407-2020
  • Total: 408
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 55
13 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Dunbar Hill School
315 Ln St
Hamden, CT 6514
203-407-2025
  • Total: 332
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 52
11 to 1 30 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Helen Street School
285 Helen St
Hamden, CT 6514
203-407-2030
  • Total: 306
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 45
12 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Ridge Hill School
120 Carew Rd
Hamden, CT 6517
203-407-2035
  • Total: 314
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 35
  • 6th grade: 46
11 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Shepherd Glen School
1 Skiff St Extension
Hamden, CT 6514
203-407-2070
  • Total: 323
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 44
12 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Spring Glen School
1908 Whitney Ave
Hamden, CT 6517
203-407-2045
  • Total: 347
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 42
  • 6th grade: 37
13 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
West Woods School
350 West Todd St
Hamden, CT 6518
203-407-2050
  • Total: 501
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 82
14 to 1 37 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Hamden School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hamden Middle School
550 Newhall St
Hamden, CT 6517
203-777-5571
  • Total: 866
  • 7th grade: 424
  • 8th grade: 442
10 to 1 88 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Hamden School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hamden High School
2040 Dixwell Ave
Hamden, CT 6514
203-407-2040
  • Total: 2,113
  • 9th grade: 541
  • 10th grade: 544
  • 11th grade: 511
  • 12th grade: 517
13 to 1 160 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $26,039
  • Median family income: $65,301
  • Median male income: $37,231
  • Median female income: $23,533
  • Median income of a renter: $35,329
  • Median income of a home owner: $61,751
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,655 1,925 2,580 4,515 3,345