Average Teacher Salary in Waterbury School District

The average teacher salary in Waterbury School District is $62,901.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $32,744 $18,512 $21,785 $27,041 $32,443 $51,491
Kindergarten $64,580 $42,281 $50,993 $67,864 $80,098 $87,113
Elementary $73,701 $44,829 $59,651 $72,468 $88,419 $108,140
Middle school $76,308 $48,639 $61,704 $75,255 $89,920 $109,494
High school $67,174 $38,461 $48,526 $64,731 $82,542 $104,403

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,865
  • Full time teachers: 1,494
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 503
  • Instructional Coordinators: 47
  • Elementary Teachers: 938
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 85
  • Pre-K Teachers: 26
  • High School Teachers: 404
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 17,684

Financial Statistics for Waterbury School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $82,487,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $138,575,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $21,135,000
  • Total revenue: $242,197,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $138,745,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $131,781,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $66,344,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,201,000
  • Total expenditures: $247,186,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $62,009,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $11,285,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $2,429,000

Information on Schools within Waterbury School District

Elementary Schools within the Waterbury School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
B. W. Tinker School
809 Highland Ave
Waterbury, CT 6708
203-574-8186
  • Total: 555
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 80
15 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Barnard School
11 Draher St
Waterbury, CT 6708
203-574-8181
  • Total: 267
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 55
12 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Brooklyn Elementary School
119 Gorman Rd
Brooklyn, CT 6234
860-774-7577
  • Total: 581
  • Pre-k: 102
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 103
15 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Bucks Hill School
330 Bucks Hill Rd
Waterbury, CT 6704
203-574-8182
  • Total: 557
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 125
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 86
12 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Bunker Hill School
170 Bunker Hill Ave
Waterbury, CT 6708
203-574-8183
  • Total: 522
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 82
14 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Carrington School
24 Kenmore Ave
Waterbury, CT 6708
203-574-8184
  • Total: 532
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 98
13 to 1 42 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Driggs School
77 Woodlawn Terrace
Waterbury, CT 6710
203-574-8160
  • Total: 575
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 84
13 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
F. J. Kingsbury School
220 Columbia Blvd
Waterbury, CT 6710
203-574-8172
  • Total: 465
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 81
14 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Gilmartin School
107 Wyoming Ave
Waterbury, CT 6706
203-574-8175
  • Total: 244
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 21
  • 2nd grade: 22
  • 3rd grade: 25
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 23
12 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
H. South Chase School
40 Woodtick Rd
Waterbury, CT 6705
203-574-8188
  • Total: 802
  • Kindergarten: 110
  • 1st grade: 160
  • 2nd grade: 144
  • 3rd grade: 123
  • 4th grade: 132
  • 5th grade: 133
14 to 1 59 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hopeville School
2 Cypress St
Waterbury, CT 6706
203-574-8173
  • Total: 437
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 59
11 to 1 39 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Maloney Interdistrict Magnet School
233 South Elm St
Waterbury, CT 6702
203-574-8162
  • Total: 599
  • Pre-k: 80
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 86
13 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Margaret M. Generali Elementary School
3196 East Main St
Waterbury, CT 6705
203-574-8174
  • Total: 596
  • Kindergarten: 107
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 95
13 to 1 46 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Regan School
2780 North Main St
Waterbury, CT 6704
203-574-8187
  • Total: 299
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 59
16 to 1 19 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School
440 Pierpont Rd
Waterbury, CT 6705
203-574-8168
  • Total: 614
  • Pre-k: 72
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 96
14 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sprague School
1448 Thomaston Ave
Waterbury, CT 6704
203-574-8189
  • Total: 479
  • Pre-k: 87
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 59
15 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Walsh School
29 Ashley St
Waterbury, CT 6704
203-574-8164
  • Total: 557
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 76
12 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Washington School
685 Baldwin St
Waterbury, CT 6706
203-574-8177
  • Total: 313
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 61
14 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wendell L. Cross School
1255 Hamilton Ave
Waterbury, CT 6706
203-574-8171
  • Total: 352
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 47
15 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Woodrow Wilson School
235 Birch St
Waterbury, CT 6704
203-573-6660
  • Total: 397
  • Pre-k: 70
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 26
13 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Waterbury School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Enlightenment School
30-a Church St
Waterbury, CT 6702
203-574-6634
  • Total: 179
  • 6th grade: 8
  • 7th grade: 29
  • 8th grade: 45
  • 9th grade: 30
  • 10th grade: 34
  • 11th grade: 22
  • 12th grade: 11
9 to 1 19 6th Grade 12th Grade
Michael F. Wallace Middle School
3465 East Main St
Waterbury, CT 6705
203-574-8140
  • Total: 1,329
  • 6th grade: 466
  • 7th grade: 447
  • 8th grade: 416
14 to 1 99 6th Grade 8th Grade
North End Middle School
534 Bucks Hill Rd
Waterbury, CT 6704
203-574-8099
  • Total: 1,226
  • 6th grade: 419
  • 7th grade: 405
  • 8th grade: 402
13 to 1 98 6th Grade 8th Grade
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (middle
16 South Elm St
Waterbury, CT 6702
203-574-8000
  • Total: 319
  • 6th grade: 108
  • 7th grade: 105
  • 8th grade: 106
10 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade
West Side Middle School
250 Brandegee Ave
Groton, CT 6340
860-449-5630
  • Total: 265
  • 6th grade: 434
  • 7th grade: 422
  • 8th grade: 420
8 to 1 35 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Waterbury School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Crosby High School
300 Pierpont Rd
Waterbury, CT 6705
203-574-8061
  • Total: 1,336
  • 9th grade: 349
  • 10th grade: 374
  • 11th grade: 308
  • 12th grade: 305
12 to 1 108 9th Grade 12th Grade
Enlightenment School
30-a Church St
Waterbury, CT 6702
203-574-6634
  • Total: 179
  • 6th grade: 8
  • 7th grade: 29
  • 8th grade: 45
  • 9th grade: 30
  • 10th grade: 34
  • 11th grade: 22
  • 12th grade: 11
9 to 1 19 6th Grade 12th Grade
John F. Kennedy High School
422 Highland Ave
Waterbury, CT 6708
203-574-8150
  • Total: 1,306
  • 9th grade: 356
  • 10th grade: 306
  • 11th grade: 328
  • 12th grade: 316
13 to 1 105 9th Grade 12th Grade
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high)
16 South Elm St
Waterbury, CT 6702
203-574-8000
  • Total: 481
  • 9th grade: 124
  • 10th grade: 119
  • 11th grade: 120
  • 12th grade: 118
11 to 1 43 9th Grade 12th Grade
Wilby High School
568bucks Hill Rd
Waterbury, CT 6704
203-574-8100
  • Total: 1,193
  • 9th grade: 319
  • 10th grade: 323
  • 11th grade: 292
  • 12th grade: 259
11 to 1 105 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Special Education Preschool
330 Bucks Hill Rd
Waterbury, CT 6704
203-574-8053
  • Total: 224
  • Pre-k: 224
10 to 1 22 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
State Street School
35 State St
Waterbury, CT 6702
203-574-8028
  • Total: 83
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 3
  • 5th grade: 6
  • 6th grade: 9
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 7
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade: 12
6 to 1 13 2nd Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,701
  • Median family income: $42,300
  • Median male income: $29,609
  • Median female income: $20,361
  • Median income of a renter: $23,119
  • Median income of a home owner: $50,277
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    7,570 5,165 5,535 6,200 2,540