Average Teacher Salary in Sumter

The average teacher salary in Sumter is $44,080.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,260 $16,190 $17,430 $19,040 $22,970 $43,420
Kindergarten $48,790 $32,350 $36,460 $47,910 $58,370 $70,810
Elementary $48,410 $32,900 $36,810 $46,990 $56,910 $70,440
Middle school $49,200 $33,120 $37,330 $47,010 $57,690 $72,710
High school $50,740 $32,900 $37,230 $48,840 $59,360 $78,280

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,058
  • Full time teachers: 526
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 21 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 145
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 184
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 26
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 218
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 7,650

Financial Statistics for Sumter

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $39,151,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $25,493,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $7,020,000
  • Total revenue: $71,664,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $39,641,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $30,426,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,846,000
  • Expenditures per student: $208,000
  • Total expenditures: $75,704,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,510,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,861,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $892,000

Information on Schools within Sumter

Elementary Schools within the Sumter

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bushnell Elementary School
218 West Flannery Ave
Bushnell, FL 33513
352-793-3501
  • Total: 801
  • Pre-k: 65
  • Kindergarten: 145
  • 1st grade: 129
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 118
  • 4th grade: 118
  • 5th grade: 112
  • 8th grade: 1
15 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Lake Panasoffkee Elementary School
790 Cr 482 North
Lake Panasoffkee, FL 33538
352-793-1093
  • Total: 482
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 76
16 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
North Sumter Primary School
104 North Warfield Ave
Wildwood, FL 34785
352-748-2081
  • Total: 72
  • Pre-k: 72
66 to 1 1 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Villages Charter School
251 Buffalo Trail
The Villages, FL 32162
352-259-2350
  • Total: 2,018
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 155
  • 1st grade: 167
  • 2nd grade: 148
  • 3rd grade: 165
  • 4th grade: 147
  • 5th grade: 171
  • 6th grade: 182
  • 7th grade: 189
  • 8th grade: 167
  • 9th grade: 161
  • 10th grade: 145
  • 11th grade: 109
  • 12th grade: 107
14 to 1 150 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Webster Elementary School
349 South Market Blvd
Webster, FL 33597
352-793-2828
  • Total: 620
  • Pre-k: 54
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 92
15 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wildwood Elementary School
300 Huey St
Wildwood, FL 34785
352-748-3353
  • Total: 768
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 167
  • 1st grade: 133
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 107
  • 6th grade: 1
13 to 1 60 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Sumter

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bushnell Elementary School
218 West Flannery Ave
Bushnell, FL 33513
352-793-3501
  • Total: 801
  • Pre-k: 65
  • Kindergarten: 145
  • 1st grade: 129
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 118
  • 4th grade: 118
  • 5th grade: 112
  • 8th grade: 1
15 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Excel Alternative Schools
841 East County Rd 48
Bushnell, FL 33513
352-568-7226
  • Total: 37
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 11
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 10
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade: 3
74 to 1 1 6th Grade 12th Grade
South Sumter Middle School
773 NW 10th Ave
Webster, FL 33597
352-793-2232
  • Total: 879
  • 6th grade: 293
  • 7th grade: 288
  • 8th grade: 298
16 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade
Wildwood High School
700 Huey St
Wildwood, FL 34785
352-748-1314
  • Total: 468
  • Pre-k: 4
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 113
  • 10th grade: 113
  • 11th grade: 106
  • 12th grade: 128
14 to 1 34 6th Grade 12th Grade
Wildwood Middle School
200 Cleveland Ave
Wildwood, FL 34785
352-748-1510
  • Total: 348
  • 6th grade: 122
  • 7th grade: 113
  • 8th grade: 113
13 to 1 26 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Sumter

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Excel Alternative Schools
841 East County Rd 48
Bushnell, FL 33513
352-568-7226
  • Total: 37
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 11
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 10
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade: 3
74 to 1 1 6th Grade 12th Grade
South Sumter High School
706 North Main St
Bushnell, FL 33513
352-793-3131
  • Total: 1,070
  • Pre-k: 8
  • 9th grade: 272
  • 10th grade: 283
  • 11th grade: 267
  • 12th grade: 240
17 to 1 63 9th Grade 12th Grade
Villages Charter School
251 Buffalo Trail
The Villages, FL 32162
352-259-2350
  • Total: 2,018
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 155
  • 1st grade: 167
  • 2nd grade: 148
  • 3rd grade: 165
  • 4th grade: 147
  • 5th grade: 171
  • 6th grade: 182
  • 7th grade: 189
  • 8th grade: 167
  • 9th grade: 161
  • 10th grade: 145
  • 11th grade: 109
  • 12th grade: 107
14 to 1 150 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Wildwood High School
700 Huey St
Wildwood, FL 34785
352-748-1314
  • Total: 468
  • Pre-k: 4
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 113
  • 10th grade: 113
  • 11th grade: 106
  • 12th grade: 128
14 to 1 34 6th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Sumter (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Excel Alternatives North
407 St Clair St
Wildwood, FL 34785
352-748-5777
  • Total: 45
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 11
  • 8th grade: 14
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade: 3
21 to 1 2 6th Grade 12th Grade
West Street School
709 North West St
Bushnell, FL 33513
352-568-1113
  • Total: 42
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 7
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade: 5
13 to 1 3 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,830
  • Median family income: $36,999
  • Median male income: $21,499
  • Median female income: $14,000
  • Median income of a renter: $21,336
  • Median income of a home owner: $34,110
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,240 4,180 3,495 2,400 745