Average Teacher Salary in Lewiston School Department

The average teacher salary in Lewiston School Department is $39,364.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,970 $19,890 $22,430 $26,560 $31,260 $35,300
Kindergarten $41,120 $27,750 $33,430 $40,260 $49,790 $57,140
Elementary $42,880 $30,730 $34,970 $41,530 $51,070 $58,350
Middle school $42,280 $30,460 $33,480 $38,630 $51,310 $60,410
High school $43,570 $30,960 $35,110 $42,160 $52,180 $59,270

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General Facts

  • Staff: 836
  • Full time teachers: 368
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 171
  • Instructional Coordinators: 12
  • Elementary Teachers: 219
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 19
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 127
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,791

Financial Statistics for Lewiston School Department

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $16,482,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $32,835,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,474,000
  • Total revenue: $55,791,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $31,645,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $29,248,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $11,056,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,161,000
  • Total expenditures: $55,047,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,844,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $4,880,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,250,000

Information on Schools within Lewiston School Department

Elementary Schools within the Lewiston School Department

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Farwell Elementary School
84-110 Farwell St
Lewiston, ME 4240
207-795-4110
  • Total: 434
  • Pre-k: 56
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 40
  • 6th grade: 53
18 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Governor James B Longley Elementary School
145 Birch St
Lewiston, ME 4240
207-795-4120
  • Total: 296
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 31
  • 6th grade: 25
11 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Martel School
880 Lisbon St
Lewiston, ME 4240
207-795-4130
  • Total: 315
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 50
17 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Montello School
407 East Ave
Lewiston, ME 4240
207-795-4150
  • Total: 850
  • Kindergarten: 140
  • 1st grade: 125
  • 2nd grade: 131
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 130
  • 5th grade: 104
  • 6th grade: 101
15 to 1 56 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Pettingill Elementary School
409 College St
Lewiston, ME 4240
207-795-4160
  • Total: 340
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 38
18 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Thomas J Mcmahon Elementary School
151 North Templacee St
Lewiston, ME 4240
207-795-4140
  • Total: 467
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 61
14 to 1 34 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lewiston School Department

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lewiston Middle School
75 Central Ave
Lewiston, ME 4240
207-795-4180
  • Total: 695
  • 7th grade: 353
  • 8th grade: 342
11 to 1 62 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lewiston School Department

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lewiston High School
156 East Ave
Lewiston, ME 4240
207-795-4190
  • Total: 1,394
  • 9th grade: 356
  • 10th grade: 376
  • 11th grade: 348
  • 12th grade: 314
13 to 1 106 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,905
  • Median family income: $40,061
  • Median male income: $22,439
  • Median female income: $15,872
  • Median income of a renter: $19,397
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,326
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,510 1,835 2,200 1,700 460

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