Average Teacher Salary in Salem Community Schools

The average teacher salary in Salem Community Schools is $45,702.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,530 $14,920 $16,680 $19,410 $30,380 $41,550
Kindergarten $51,140 $35,360 $41,270 $51,660 $61,950 $68,180
Elementary $49,970 $34,590 $40,070 $49,740 $60,500 $67,970
Middle school $51,900 $35,360 $41,070 $51,250 $62,090 $69,510
High school $50,970 $33,940 $40,780 $51,330 $62,180 $69,790

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General Facts

  • Staff: 250
  • Full time teachers: 110
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 19 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 40
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 50
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 10
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 50
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,125

Financial Statistics for Salem Community Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,291,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $11,049,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $873,000
  • Total revenue: $16,213,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $9,829,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $10,966,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,487,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $20,920,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,444,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $36,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $4,000

Information on Schools within Salem Community Schools

Elementary Schools within the Salem Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bradie M Shrum Lower Elementary
1103 North Shelby St
Salem, IN 47167
812-833-3700
  • Total: 498
  • Kindergarten: 180
  • 1st grade: 151
  • 2nd grade: 167
18 to 1 27 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Bradie M Shrum Upper Elementary
1101 North Shelby St
Salem, IN 47167
812-883-4376
  • Total: 457
  • 3rd grade: 146
  • 4th grade: 156
  • 5th grade: 155
19 to 1 24 3rd Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Salem Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Salem Middle School
1001 North Harrison St
Salem, IN 47167
812-883-3808
  • Total: 507
  • 6th grade: 149
  • 7th grade: 190
  • 8th grade: 167
  • 9th grade: 1
18 to 1 28 6th Grade 9th Grade

High Schools within the Salem Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Salem High School
700 North Harrison St
Salem, IN 47167
812-883-3904
  • Total: 663
  • 9th grade: 176
  • 10th grade: 165
  • 11th grade: 188
  • 12th grade: 134
21 to 1 31 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,028
  • Median family income: $41,606
  • Median male income: $25,523
  • Median female income: $18,000
  • Median income of a renter: $21,190
  • Median income of a home owner: $38,736
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    830 850 980 690 185

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