Average Teacher Salary in St. Mary Parish

The average teacher salary in St. Mary Parish is $37,836.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $17,910 $14,260 $15,050 $16,810 $20,520 $23,320
Kindergarten $43,440 $35,470 $38,960 $43,970 $48,730 $51,620
Elementary $43,760 $35,200 $38,230 $43,210 $48,890 $52,370
Middle school $39,840 $33,960 $35,940 $39,240 $43,490 $50,420
High school $44,230 $35,340 $38,680 $44,010 $49,540 $53,020

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,533
  • Full time teachers: 734
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 215
  • Instructional Coordinators: 24
  • Elementary Teachers: 455
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 39
  • Pre-K Teachers: 25
  • High School Teachers: 215
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 9,532

Information on Schools within St. Mary Parish

Elementary Schools within the St. Mary Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Baldwin Elementary School
504 Main St
Baldwin, LA 70514
337-923-7594
  • Total: 110
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 16
  • 1st grade: 16
  • 2nd grade: 15
  • 3rd grade: 14
  • 4th grade: 18
  • 5th grade: 15
11 to 1 10 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Bayou Vista Elementary School
1155 Delmar St
Morgan City, LA 70380
985-395-3758
  • Total: 438
  • Pre-k: 47
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 66
13 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Berwick Elementary School
400 Texas St
Berwick, LA 70342
985-384-8355
  • Total: 530
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 91
15 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Centerville High School
9225 Hwy 182 West
Centerville, LA 70522
337-836-5103
  • Total: 579
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 46
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 38
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 33
  • 11th grade: 37
  • 12th grade: 35
13 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
G.w. Hamilton Elementary School
105 Hatcherson
Baldwin, LA 70514
337-923-7212
  • Total: 151
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 22
  • 2nd grade: 28
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 24
11 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hattie A. Watts Elementary School
1307 Third St
Patterson, LA 70392
985-395-5976
  • Total: 527
  • Pre-k: 63
  • Kindergarten: 112
  • 1st grade: 124
  • 2nd grade: 134
  • 3rd grade: 94
15 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
J. A. Hernandez Elementary School
1400 Willow St
Franklin, LA 70538
337-828-1423
  • Total: 262
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 30
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 41
11 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
J.s. Aucoin Elementary School
739 Julia St
Amelia, LA 70340
985-631-2464
  • Total: 253
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 35
13 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Julia B. Maitland School
1907 Federal Ave
Morgan City, LA 70380
985-384-4986
  • Total: 282
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 33
14 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lagrange Elementary School
2129 Chatsworth Rd
Franklin, LA 70538
337-828-1991
  • Total: 240
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 37
13 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
M.d. Shannon Elementary School
409 Brashear Ave
Morgan City, LA 70380
985-385-4970
  • Total: 169
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 24
  • 1st grade: 28
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 19
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 27
11 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
M.e. Norman Elementary School
900 Spruce St
Morgan City, LA 70380
985-384-0877
  • Total: 262
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 46
15 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mary Hines Elementary School
327 Martin Luther King
Charenton, LA 70523
337-923-7261
  • Total: 177
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 26
  • 1st grade: 29
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 24
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 32
10 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Patterson Junior High School
1101 First St
Patterson, LA 70392
985-395-6772
  • Total: 619
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 107
  • 6th grade: 136
  • 7th grade: 130
  • 8th grade: 136
14 to 1 45 4th Grade 8th Grade
Thomas Gibbs Elementary School
264 Hwy 318
Franklin, LA 70538
337-923-7722
  • Total: 138
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 19
  • 3rd grade: 18
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 20
11 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
W.p. Foster Elementary School
101 Second St
Franklin, LA 70538
337-828-1905
  • Total: 263
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 34
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 34
13 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wyandotte Elementary School
2 Glenwood Ave
Morgan City, LA 70380
985-384-0724
  • Total: 312
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 40
13 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the St. Mary Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
B. Edward Boudreaux Middle School
18333 Hwy 182 West
Baldwin, LA 70514
337-924-7990
  • Total: 315
  • 6th grade: 95
  • 7th grade: 116
  • 8th grade: 104
12 to 1 26 6th Grade 8th Grade
Berwick Junior High School
3955 Hwy 182
Berwick, LA 70242
985-384-5665
  • Total: 348
  • 6th grade: 109
  • 7th grade: 115
  • 8th grade: 124
14 to 1 25 6th Grade 8th Grade
Franklin Junior High School
525 Morris St
Franklin, LA 70538
337-828-0855
  • Total: 311
  • 6th grade: 122
  • 7th grade: 89
  • 8th grade: 100
12 to 1 26 6th Grade 8th Grade
Morgan City Junior High School
911 Marguerite St
Morgan City, LA 70380
985-384-5922
  • Total: 546
  • 6th grade: 179
  • 7th grade: 191
  • 8th grade: 176
13 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade
Patterson Junior High School
1101 First St
Patterson, LA 70392
985-395-6772
  • Total: 619
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 107
  • 6th grade: 136
  • 7th grade: 130
  • 8th grade: 136
14 to 1 45 4th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the St. Mary Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Berwick High School
700 Patti Dr
Berwick, LA 70342
985-384-8450
  • Total: 470
  • 9th grade: 127
  • 10th grade: 119
  • 11th grade: 122
  • 12th grade: 102
14 to 1 33 9th Grade 12th Grade
Centerville High School
9225 Hwy 182 West
Centerville, LA 70522
337-836-5103
  • Total: 579
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 46
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 38
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 33
  • 11th grade: 37
  • 12th grade: 35
13 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Franklin Senior High School
1401 Cynthia St
Franklin, LA 70538
337-828-0143
  • Total: 522
  • 9th grade: 166
  • 10th grade: 126
  • 11th grade: 114
  • 12th grade: 116
14 to 1 37 9th Grade 12th Grade
Morgan City High School
2400 Tiger Dr
Morgan City, LA 70380
985-384-1754
  • Total: 728
  • 9th grade: 223
  • 10th grade: 211
  • 11th grade: 140
  • 12th grade: 154
13 to 1 58 9th Grade 12th Grade
Patterson High School
2525 Hwy 182 West
Patterson, LA 70392
985-395-2675
  • Total: 505
  • 9th grade: 158
  • 10th grade: 118
  • 11th grade: 119
  • 12th grade: 110
14 to 1 36 9th Grade 12th Grade
West St. Mary High School
18333 Hwy 182 West
Baldwin, LA 70514
337-924-7990
  • Total: 430
  • 9th grade: 129
  • 10th grade: 99
  • 11th grade: 104
  • 12th grade: 98
13 to 1 34 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the St. Mary Parish (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
St. Mary Parish Alternative School
131 Clausen Rd South
Franklin, LA 70538
337-836-9388
  • Total: 45
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 4
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 7
  • 7th grade: 11
  • 8th grade: 6
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 1
6 to 1 7 1st Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,399
  • Median family income: $33,064
  • Median male income: $27,397
  • Median female income: $12,718
  • Median income of a renter: $20,719
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,538
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    5,435 2,820 2,765 2,425 650