Average Teacher Salary in Charles County Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Charles County Public Schools is $59,108.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,470 $18,540 $22,380 $27,520 $34,300 $44,330
Kindergarten $60,850 $28,370 $40,450 $53,540 $78,300 $103,220
Elementary $67,170 $37,930 $49,480 $66,290 $83,050 $101,560
Middle school $68,710 $42,820 $50,780 $66,310 $83,710 $103,430
High school $68,340 $42,380 $50,290 $65,790 $84,350 $102,660

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,323
  • Full time teachers: 1,727
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 390
  • Instructional Coordinators: 116
  • Elementary Teachers: 802
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 82
  • Pre-K Teachers: 28
  • High School Teachers: 816
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 26,727

Financial Statistics for Charles County Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $164,626,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $147,717,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $13,376,000
  • Total revenue: $325,719,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $164,920,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $170,623,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $49,972,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,865,000
  • Total expenditures: $321,891,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $81,567,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $13,894,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,318,000

Information on Schools within Charles County Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Charles County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Arthur Middleton Elementary School
1109 Coplaceey Ave
Waldorf, MD 20602
301-645-3338
  • Total: 441
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 75
16 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Berry Elementary School
10155 Berry Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
301-638-2330
  • Total: 795
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 116
  • 1st grade: 115
  • 2nd grade: 114
  • 3rd grade: 137
  • 4th grade: 131
  • 5th grade: 140
18 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
C. Paul Barnhart Elementary School
4800 Lancaster Circlecle
Waldorf, MD 20603
301-645-9053
  • Total: 566
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 83
17 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Daniel Of St. Thomas Jenifer Elementary School
2820 Jenifer School Ln
Waldorf, MD 20603
301-932-9603
  • Total: 591
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 97
17 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dr. Gustavus Brown Elementary
421 University Dr
Waldorf, MD 20602
301-645-1330
  • Total: 443
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 79
15 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dr. Samuel A. Mudd Elementary School
820 Stone Ave
Waldorf, MD 20602
301-645-3686
  • Total: 397
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 70
15 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Eva Turner Elementary School
1000 Bannister Circle
Waldorf, MD 20602
301-645-4828
  • Total: 357
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 58
14 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Gale-bailey Elementary School
4740 Pisgah Marbury Rd
Marbury, MD 20658
301-743-5491
  • Total: 446
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 73
15 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Indian Head Elementary School
4200 Indian Head Hwy
Indian Head, MD 20640
301-743-5454
  • Total: 392
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 69
14 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mary B. Neal Elementary School
12105 St George's Dr
Waldorf, MD 20602
301-638-2617
  • Total: 623
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 96
20 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mary Matula Elementary School
6025 Radio Station Rd
La Plata, MD 20646
301-934-5412
  • Total: 450
  • Pre-k: 37
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 68
13 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mt Hope/nanjemoy Elementary School
9275 Ironsides Rd
Nanjemoy, MD 20662
301-246-4383
  • Total: 313
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 46
13 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
T. C. Martin Elementary School
6315 Olivers Shop Rd
Bryantown, MD 20617
301-274-3182
  • Total: 552
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 98
19 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Walter J. Mitchell Elementary
400 Willow Ln
La Plata, MD 20646
301-934-4687
  • Total: 589
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 105
18 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
William A. Diggs Elementary
2615 Davis Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
301-753-2081
  • Total: 958
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 124
  • 1st grade: 135
  • 2nd grade: 135
  • 3rd grade: 175
  • 4th grade: 165
  • 5th grade: 180
19 to 1 51 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
William B. Wade Elementary School
2300 Smallwood Dr West
Waldorf, MD 20603
301-932-4304
  • Total: 784
  • Pre-k: 47
  • Kindergarten: 116
  • 1st grade: 127
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 122
  • 4th grade: 121
  • 5th grade: 141
18 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Charles County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Benjamin Stoddert Middle School
2040 Saint Thomas Dr
Waldorf, MD 20602
301-645-1334
  • Total: 724
  • 6th grade: 227
  • 7th grade: 244
  • 8th grade: 253
15 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade
General Smallwood Middle School
4990 Indian Head Hwy
Indian Head, MD 20640
301-743-5422
  • Total: 513
  • 6th grade: 167
  • 7th grade: 179
  • 8th grade: 167
14 to 1 36 6th Grade 8th Grade
John Hanson Middle School
12350 Vivian Adams Dr
Waldorf, MD 20601
301-645-4520
  • Total: 841
  • 6th grade: 271
  • 7th grade: 286
  • 8th grade: 284
15 to 1 55 6th Grade 8th Grade
Mattawoman Middle School
10145 Berry Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
301-645-7708
  • Total: 1,020
  • 6th grade: 351
  • 7th grade: 325
  • 8th grade: 344
16 to 1 65 6th Grade 8th Grade
Matthew Henson Middle School
3535 Livingston Rd
Indian Head, MD 20640
301-375-8550
  • Total: 608
  • 6th grade: 206
  • 7th grade: 195
  • 8th grade: 207
15 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade
Milton M. Somers Middle School
300 Willow Ln
La Plata, MD 20646
301-934-4663
  • Total: 874
  • 6th grade: 290
  • 7th grade: 282
  • 8th grade: 302
14 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade
Piccowaxen Middle School
12834 Rock Point Rd
Newburg, MD 20664
301-934-1977
  • Total: 496
  • 6th grade: 174
  • 7th grade: 154
  • 8th grade: 168
16 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade
Theodore G. Davis Middle School
2495 Davis Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
301-753-2082
  • Total: 1,112
  • 6th grade: 354
  • 7th grade: 360
  • 8th grade: 398
17 to 1 65 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Charles County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Henry E. Lackey High School
3000 Chicamuxen Rd
Indian Head, MD 20640
301-743-5431
  • Total: 1,399
  • 9th grade: 388
  • 10th grade: 367
  • 11th grade: 303
  • 12th grade: 341
14 to 1 99 9th Grade 12th Grade
La Plata High School
6035 Radio Station Rd
La Plata, MD 20646
301-934-1100
  • Total: 1,408
  • 9th grade: 359
  • 10th grade: 342
  • 11th grade: 334
  • 12th grade: 373
16 to 1 87 9th Grade 12th Grade
Maurice J. Mcdonough High School
7165 Marshall Corner Rd
Pomfret, MD 20675
301-934-2944
  • Total: 1,284
  • 9th grade: 364
  • 10th grade: 354
  • 11th grade: 280
  • 12th grade: 286
18 to 1 73 9th Grade 12th Grade
North Point High School
2500 Davis Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
301-753-1759
  • Total: 2,161
  • 9th grade: 581
  • 10th grade: 550
  • 11th grade: 517
  • 12th grade: 513
16 to 1 134 9th Grade 12th Grade
Thomas Stone High School
3785 Leonardtown Rd
Waldorf, MD 20601
301-645-2601
  • Total: 1,561
  • 9th grade: 477
  • 10th grade: 370
  • 11th grade: 317
  • 12th grade: 397
16 to 1 98 9th Grade 12th Grade
Westlake High School
3300 Middletown Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
301-645-8857
  • Total: 1,462
  • 9th grade: 426
  • 10th grade: 376
  • 11th grade: 325
  • 12th grade: 335
16 to 1 93 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Charles County Public Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dr. James Craik Elementary School
7725 Marshall Corner Rd
Pomfret, MD 20675
301-934-4270
  • Total: 495
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 73
16 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dr. Thomas L. Higdon Elementary
12872 Rock Point Rd
Newburg, MD 20664
301-934-4091
  • Total: 425
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 76
16 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
J. C. Parks Elementary School
3505 Livingston Rd
Indian Head, MD 20640
301-375-7444
  • Total: 604
  • Pre-k: 46
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 91
17 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
J. P. Ryon Elementary School
12140 Vivian Adams Dr
Waldorf, MD 20601
301-645-3090
  • Total: 467
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 71
14 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Malcolm Elementary School
14760 Poplacear Hill Rd
Waldorf, MD 20601
301-645-2691
  • Total: 503
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 99
19 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Robert D. Stethem Educational Center
7775 Marshall Corner Rd
Pomfret, MD 20675
301-932-1003
  • Total: 73
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 14
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 13
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 23
3 to 1 24 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $24,285
  • Median family income: $67,602
  • Median male income: $39,317
  • Median female income: $26,977
  • Median income of a renter: $38,232
  • Median income of a home owner: $70,671
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,960 4,210 6,535 11,260 7,535