Average Teacher Salary in Kent County Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Kent County Public Schools is $52,712.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,660 $18,850 $21,290 $26,180 $33,640 $46,920
Kindergarten $53,720 $37,080 $44,420 $51,460 $67,210 $77,050
Elementary $58,270 $41,950 $46,510 $55,680 $70,160 $81,320
Middle school $63,540 $39,490 $48,300 $62,490 $77,400 $93,960
High school $58,370 $38,900 $45,110 $55,780 $70,150 $85,000

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General Facts

  • Staff: 353
  • Full time teachers: 175
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 34
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 82
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 8
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 80
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,219

Financial Statistics for Kent County Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $18,079,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $13,614,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,181,000
  • Total revenue: $34,874,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $16,860,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $17,068,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,590,000
  • Expenditures per student: $294,000
  • Total expenditures: $34,785,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,316,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,468,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $506,000

Information on Schools within Kent County Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Kent County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chestertown Middle
402 Campus Ave
Chestertown, MD 21620
410-778-1771
  • Total: 230
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 63
  • 7th grade: 37
  • 8th grade: 73
11 to 1 21 5th Grade 8th Grade
Galena Middle
114 South Main St
Galena, MD 21635
410-648-5132
  • Total: 247
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 69
  • 7th grade: 65
  • 8th grade: 53
14 to 1 18 5th Grade 8th Grade
H. H. Garnett Elementary
320 Calveroute St
Chestertown, MD 21620
410-778-6890
  • Total: 221
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 12th grade: 1
11 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Millington Elementary
172 Sassafrass St
Millington, MD 21651
410-928-3141
  • Total: 244
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 40
15 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Rock Hall Elementary
5608 Boundary Ave
Rock Hall, MD 21661
410-639-2265
  • Total: 212
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 30
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 33
15 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Rock Hall Middle
21203 Sharp St
Rock Hall, MD 21661
410-639-2279
  • Total: 136
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 40
  • 7th grade: 34
  • 8th grade: 35
9 to 1 16 5th Grade 8th Grade
Worton Elementary
11085 Worton Rd
Worton, MD 21678
410-778-2164
  • Total: 245
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 39
14 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Kent County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chestertown Middle
402 Campus Ave
Chestertown, MD 21620
410-778-1771
  • Total: 230
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 63
  • 7th grade: 37
  • 8th grade: 73
11 to 1 21 5th Grade 8th Grade
Galena Middle
114 South Main St
Galena, MD 21635
410-648-5132
  • Total: 247
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 69
  • 7th grade: 65
  • 8th grade: 53
14 to 1 18 5th Grade 8th Grade
Rock Hall Middle
21203 Sharp St
Rock Hall, MD 21661
410-639-2279
  • Total: 136
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 40
  • 7th grade: 34
  • 8th grade: 35
9 to 1 16 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Kent County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
H. H. Garnett Elementary
320 Calveroute St
Chestertown, MD 21620
410-778-6890
  • Total: 221
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 12th grade: 1
11 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Kent County High
25301 Lambs Meadow Rd
Worton, MD 21678
410-778-4540
  • Total: 684
  • 9th grade: 195
  • 10th grade: 159
  • 11th grade: 167
  • 12th grade: 163
13 to 1 52 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,573
  • Median family income: $46,708
  • Median male income: $25,143
  • Median female income: $16,442
  • Median income of a renter: $26,587
  • Median income of a home owner: $46,745
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,125 965 1,270 1,225 565