Average Teacher Salary in Melrose

The average teacher salary in Melrose is $55,780.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $33,701 $23,275 $26,557 $30,521 $37,767 $50,112
Kindergarten $57,026 $36,798 $45,287 $57,611 $69,388 $79,572
Elementary $63,292 $42,375 $51,457 $64,298 $75,731 $83,971
Middle school $61,460 $41,693 $49,627 $61,626 $73,930 $83,406
High school $63,422 $42,325 $51,760 $63,663 $75,716 $85,566

How to Become a Teacher in Melrose

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General Facts

  • Staff: 433
  • Full time teachers: 237
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 97
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 149
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 12
  • High School Teachers: 65
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,828

Financial Statistics for Melrose

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $27,670,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $34,691,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,457,000
  • Total revenue: $63,818,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $26,781,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $20,541,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,263,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $42,871,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Melrose

Elementary Schools within the Melrose

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Early Childhood Center
322 Sprague St
Dedham, MA 2026
781-461-5978
  • Total: 338
  • Pre-k: 205
21 to 1 16 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Herbert Clark Hoover
37 Glendower Rd
Melrose, MA 2176
781-979-2181
  • Total: 270
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 47
17 to 1 16 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Horace Mann
40 Damon Ave
Melrose, MA 2176
781-979-2191
  • Total: 271
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 45
17 to 1 16 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln
732 Chestnut St
Springfield, MA 1107
413-787-7314
  • Total: 401
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 68
12 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Roosevelt
253 Vinton St
Melrose, MA 2176
781-979-2270
  • Total: 353
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 48
16 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Winthrop
162 First St
Melrose, MA 2176
781-979-2281
  • Total: 405
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 72
18 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Melrose

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Melrose Middle
350 Lynn Fells Pkwy
Melrose, MA 2176
781-979-2100
  • Total: 863
  • 6th grade: 299
  • 7th grade: 301
  • 8th grade: 263
14 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Melrose

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Melrose High
360 Lynn Fells Pkwy
Melrose, MA 2176
781-979-2200
  • Total: 927
  • 9th grade: 243
  • 10th grade: 226
  • 11th grade: 228
  • 12th grade: 229
14 to 1 65 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $30,347
  • Median family income: $78,144
  • Median male income: $43,025
  • Median female income: $27,690
  • Median income of a renter: $39,401
  • Median income of a home owner: $77,206
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    495 560 1,250 2,535 2,260