Average Teacher Salary in Frederick County Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Frederick County Public Schools is $61,865.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,235 $19,079 $22,787 $26,672 $31,091 $41,149
Kindergarten $63,153 $38,025 $46,472 $60,160 $80,078 $95,041
Elementary $72,629 $42,302 $53,096 $72,174 $89,386 $113,231
Middle school $78,289 $47,643 $65,171 $78,345 $95,478 $111,742
High school $67,022 $43,786 $50,598 $64,733 $81,343 $100,474

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General Facts

  • Staff: 5,398
  • Full time teachers: 2,718
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 623
  • Instructional Coordinators: 72
  • Elementary Teachers: 1,451
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 140
  • Pre-K Teachers: 20
  • High School Teachers: 1,108
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 40,070

Financial Statistics for Frederick County Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $274,473,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $205,456,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $17,199,000
  • Total revenue: $497,128,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $251,800,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $266,817,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $88,752,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,850,000
  • Total expenditures: $482,751,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $131,236,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $16,119,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $6,443,000

Information on Schools within Frederick County Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Frederick County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ballenger Creek Elementary
5250 Kingsbrook Dr
Frederick, MD 21703
240-236-2500
  • Total: 640
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 98
14 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Brunswick Elementary
400 Central Ave
Brunswick, MD 21716
240-236-2900
  • Total: 534
  • Pre-k: 52
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 82
14 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Carroll Manor Elementary
5624 Adamstown Rd
Adamstown, MD 21710
240-236-3800
  • Total: 514
  • Pre-k: 49
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 81
13 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Deer Crossing Elementary
10601 Finn Dr
New Market, MD 21774
240-236-5900
  • Total: 765
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 121
  • 1st grade: 136
  • 2nd grade: 116
  • 3rd grade: 123
  • 4th grade: 130
  • 5th grade: 122
16 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Emmitsburg Elementary
300 South Seton Ave
Emmitsburg, MD 21727
240-236-1750
  • Total: 303
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 50
13 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Glade Elementary
9525 Glade Rd
Walkersville, MD 21793
240-236-2100
  • Total: 705
  • Pre-k: 55
  • Kindergarten: 202
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 96
16 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hillcrest Elementary
1285 Hillcrest Dr
Hillcrest, MD 21703
240-236-3200
  • Total: 646
  • Pre-k: 88
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 83
10 to 1 66 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Kemptown Elementary
3456 Kemptown Church Rd
Monrovia, MD 21770
240-236-3500
  • Total: 508
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 96
17 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lewistown Elementary
11119 Hessong Bridge Rd
Thurmont, MD 21788
240-236-3750
  • Total: 163
  • Kindergarten: 28
  • 1st grade: 28
  • 2nd grade: 27
  • 3rd grade: 22
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 33
8 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Liberty Elementary
11820 Liberty Rd
Libertytown, MD 21762
240-236-1800
  • Total: 326
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 51
14 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln Elementary
200 Madison St
Frederick, MD 21701
240-236-2650
  • Total: 412
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 63
10 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Middletown Elementary
201 East Green St
Middletown, MD 21769
240-236-1100
  • Total: 406
  • 3rd grade: 129
  • 4th grade: 134
  • 5th grade: 143
14 to 1 29 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Middletown Primary
403 Franklin St
Middletown, MD 21769
240-566-0200
  • Total: 433
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 132
  • 1st grade: 130
  • 2nd grade: 146
16 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Monocacy Elementary
7421 Hayward Rd
Frederick, MD 21702
240-236-1400
  • Total: 672
  • Kindergarten: 24
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 31
15 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Monocacy Valley Montessori School
217 Dill Ave
Frederick, MD 21701
301-668-5013
  • Total: 293
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 30
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 6th grade: 26
  • 7th grade: 23
  • 8th grade: 18
22 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Myersville Elementary
Lushbaugh Way
Myersville, MD 21773
240-236-1900
  • Total: 454
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 93
17 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
New Market Elementary
93 West Main St
New Market, MD 21774
240-236-1300
  • Total: 546
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 100
  • 5th grade: 83
16 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
New Midway/woodsboro Elementary
12226 Woodsboro Pike
Keymar, MD 21757
240-236-1500
  • Total: 334
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 62
15 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
North Frederick Elementary
1001 Motter Ave
Frederick, MD 21701
240-236-2000
  • Total: 568
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 97
12 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Oakdale Elementary
9850 Old National Pike
Ijamsville, MD 21754
240-236-3300
  • Total: 521
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 84
15 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Orchard Grove Elementary
5898 Hannover Dr
Frederick, MD 21703
240-236-2400
  • Total: 658
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 126
16 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Parkway Elementary
300 Carroll Pky
Frederick, MD 21701
240-236-2600
  • Total: 222
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 32
10 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sabillasville Elementary
16210b Sabillasville Rd
Sabillasville, MD 21780
240-236-6000
  • Total: 137
  • Kindergarten: 14
  • 1st grade: 28
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 22
11 to 1 12 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Spring Ridge Elementary
9051 Ridgefield Dr
Frederick, MD 21701
240-236-1600
  • Total: 502
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 57
13 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Thurmont Elementary
805 East Main St
Thurmont, MD 21788
240-236-0900
  • Total: 404
  • 3rd grade: 132
  • 4th grade: 130
  • 5th grade: 142
16 to 1 26 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Thurmont Primary
7989 Rocky Ridge Rd
Thurmont, MD 21788
240-236-2800
  • Total: 445
  • Pre-k: 60
  • Kindergarten: 131
  • 1st grade: 135
  • 2nd grade: 119
15 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Tuscarora Elementary
6321 Lamberoute Dr
Frederick, MD 21703
240-566-0000
  • Total: 692
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 123
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 116
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 121
16 to 1 44 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Twin Ridge Elementary
1106 Leafy Hollow Circlecle
Mount Airy, MD 21771
240-236-2300
  • Total: 591
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 104
17 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Urbana Elementary
3554 Urbana Pike
Frederick, MD 21704
240-236-2200
  • Total: 661
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 114
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 108
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 124
15 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Valley Elementary
3519 Jefferson Pike
Jefferson, MD 21755
240-236-3000
  • Total: 464
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 70
15 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Walkersville Elementary
83 Frederick St
Walkersville, MD 21793
240-236-1000
  • Total: 527
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 1st grade: 108
  • 2nd grade: 114
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 112
  • 5th grade: 96
15 to 1 35 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Waverley Elementary
201 Waverley Dr
Frederick, MD 21702
240-236-3900
  • Total: 448
  • Pre-k: 69
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 62
12 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Whittier Elementary
2400 Whittier Dr
Frederick, MD 21702
240-236-3100
  • Total: 740
  • Pre-k: 55
  • Kindergarten: 117
  • 1st grade: 121
  • 2nd grade: 125
  • 3rd grade: 116
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 107
16 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wolfsville Elementary
12520 Wolfsville Rd
Myersville, MD 21773
240-236-2250
  • Total: 200
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 32
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 26
15 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Yellow Springs Elementary
8717 Yellow Springs Rd
Frederick, MD 21702
240-236-1700
  • Total: 402
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 69
16 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Frederick County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ballenger Creek Middle School
5525 Ballenger Creek Pike
Frederick, MD 21703
240-236-5700
  • Total: 734
  • 6th grade: 212
  • 7th grade: 250
  • 8th grade: 272
14 to 1 52 6th Grade 8th Grade
Brunswick Middle
301 Cummings Dr
Brunswick, MD 21716
240-236-5400
  • Total: 576
  • 6th grade: 178
  • 7th grade: 187
  • 8th grade: 211
15 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade
Crestwood Middle
7100 Foxcroft Dr
Frederick, MD 21703
240-566-9000
  • Total: 573
  • 6th grade: 201
  • 7th grade: 200
  • 8th grade: 172
14 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade
Gov. Thomas Johnson Middle
1799 Schifferstadt Blvd
Frederick, MD 21701
240-236-4900
  • Total: 596
  • 6th grade: 207
  • 7th grade: 173
  • 8th grade: 216
13 to 1 45 6th Grade 8th Grade
Middletown Middle
100 Martha Mason St
Middletown, MD 21769
240-236-4200
  • Total: 876
  • 6th grade: 277
  • 7th grade: 274
  • 8th grade: 325
17 to 1 53 6th Grade 8th Grade
Monocacy Middle
8009 Opossumtown Pike
Frederick, MD 21702
240-236-4700
  • Total: 720
  • 6th grade: 256
  • 7th grade: 219
  • 8th grade: 245
14 to 1 52 6th Grade 8th Grade
Monocacy Valley Montessori School
217 Dill Ave
Frederick, MD 21701
301-668-5013
  • Total: 293
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 30
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 6th grade: 26
  • 7th grade: 23
  • 8th grade: 18
22 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
New Market Middle
125 West Main St
New Market, MD 21774
240-236-4600
  • Total: 794
  • 6th grade: 236
  • 7th grade: 273
  • 8th grade: 285
15 to 1 54 6th Grade 8th Grade
Oakdale Middle
9840 Old National Pike
Ijamsville, MD 21754
240-236-5500
  • Total: 571
  • 6th grade: 202
  • 7th grade: 185
  • 8th grade: 184
15 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade
Thurmont Middle
408 East Main St
Thurmont, MD 21788
240-236-5100
  • Total: 725
  • 6th grade: 245
  • 7th grade: 238
  • 8th grade: 242
15 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade
Urbana Middle
3511 Pontius Ct
Ijamsville, MD 21754
240-566-9200
  • Total: 659
  • 6th grade: 213
  • 7th grade: 225
  • 8th grade: 221
16 to 1 42 6th Grade 8th Grade
Walkersville Middle
55 Frederick St
Walkersville, MD 21793
240-236-4400
  • Total: 806
  • 6th grade: 241
  • 7th grade: 272
  • 8th grade: 293
15 to 1 54 6th Grade 8th Grade
West Frederick Middle
515 West Patrick St
Frederick, MD 21701
240-236-4000
  • Total: 820
  • 6th grade: 289
  • 7th grade: 278
  • 8th grade: 253
13 to 1 61 6th Grade 8th Grade
Windsor Knolls Middle
11150 Windsor Rd
Ijamsville, MD 21754
240-236-5000
  • Total: 604
  • 6th grade: 182
  • 7th grade: 219
  • 8th grade: 203
16 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Frederick County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brunswick High
101 Cummings Dr
Brunswick, MD 21716
240-236-8600
  • Total: 827
  • 9th grade: 222
  • 10th grade: 201
  • 11th grade: 201
  • 12th grade: 203
17 to 1 49 9th Grade 12th Grade
Catoctin High
14745 Sabillasville Rd
Thurmont, MD 21788
240-236-8100
  • Total: 966
  • 9th grade: 247
  • 10th grade: 248
  • 11th grade: 227
  • 12th grade: 244
17 to 1 56 9th Grade 12th Grade
Frederick High
650 Carroll Pky
Frederick, MD 21701
240-236-7000
  • Total: 1,346
  • 9th grade: 393
  • 10th grade: 337
  • 11th grade: 301
  • 12th grade: 315
15 to 1 91 9th Grade 12th Grade
Gov. Thomas Johnson High
1501 North Market St
Frederick, MD 21701
240-236-8200
  • Total: 1,994
  • 9th grade: 542
  • 10th grade: 499
  • 11th grade: 480
  • 12th grade: 473
17 to 1 115 9th Grade 12th Grade
Linganore High
12013 Old Annapolis Rd
Frederick, MD 21701
240-236-7800
  • Total: 1,759
  • 9th grade: 440
  • 10th grade: 441
  • 11th grade: 446
  • 12th grade: 432
18 to 1 97 9th Grade 12th Grade
Middletown High
200 Schoolhouse Dr
Middletown, MD 21769
240-236-7400
  • Total: 1,316
  • 9th grade: 320
  • 10th grade: 319
  • 11th grade: 345
  • 12th grade: 332
18 to 1 75 9th Grade 12th Grade
Tuscarora High
5312 Ballenger Creek Pk
Frederick, MD 21703
240-236-6400
  • Total: 1,511
  • 9th grade: 402
  • 10th grade: 404
  • 11th grade: 348
  • 12th grade: 357
18 to 1 84 9th Grade 12th Grade
Urbana High
3471 Campus Dr
Ijamsville, MD 21754
240-236-7600
  • Total: 1,771
  • 9th grade: 492
  • 10th grade: 424
  • 11th grade: 438
  • 12th grade: 417
18 to 1 97 9th Grade 12th Grade
Walkersville High
81 Frederick St
Walkersville, MD 21793
240-236-7200
  • Total: 1,290
  • 9th grade: 343
  • 10th grade: 303
  • 11th grade: 336
  • 12th grade: 308
18 to 1 72 9th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Centerville Elementary
3601 Carriage Hill Dr
Frederick, MD 21704
240-566-0100
  • Total: 810
  • Kindergarten: 127
  • 1st grade: 144
  • 2nd grade: 136
  • 3rd grade: 148
  • 4th grade: 150
  • 5th grade: 105
15 to 1 53 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Green Valley Elementary
11501 Fingerboard Rd
Monrovia, MD 21770
240-236-3400
  • Total: 496
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 95
15 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Rock Creek School
191 Waverley Dr
Frederick, MD 21702
240-236-8700
  • Total: 93
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 2nd grade: 8
  • 3rd grade: 6
  • 4th grade: 9
  • 5th grade: 4
  • 6th grade: 6
  • 7th grade: 7
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 24
5 to 1 19 2nd Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $25,404
  • Median family income: $67,879
  • Median male income: $37,352
  • Median female income: $22,951
  • Median income of a renter: $35,735
  • Median income of a home owner: $68,689
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,720 6,505 10,385 18,650 12,010