Average Teacher Salary in Lancaster 01

The average teacher salary in Lancaster 01 is $42,990.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,350 $15,260 $17,570 $27,100 $40,870 $53,320
Kindergarten $45,360 $31,890 $37,550 $45,450 $53,310 $59,880
Elementary $46,520 $33,140 $37,460 $45,960 $55,570 $63,050
Middle school $46,260 $30,870 $36,790 $45,530 $56,040 $64,070
High school $46,460 $32,000 $37,860 $45,600 $53,910 $64,280

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,079
  • Full time teachers: 707
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 172
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 431
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 42
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: 228
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 11,808

Financial Statistics for Lancaster 01

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $43,840,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $53,596,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $12,639,000
  • Total revenue: $110,075,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $54,684,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $58,271,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $16,674,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,703,000
  • Total expenditures: $118,119,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $30,727,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,479,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,632,000

Information on Schools within Lancaster 01

Elementary Schools within the Lancaster 01

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brooklyn Springs Elementary
1637 Billings Dr
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-283-8471
  • Total: 533
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 89
14 to 1 39 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Buford Elementary
1906 North Rocky River Rd
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-286-0026
  • Total: 882
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 127
  • 2nd grade: 150
  • 3rd grade: 152
  • 4th grade: 156
  • 5th grade: 159
18 to 1 48 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Clinton Elementary
110 Clinton School Rd
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-285-5395
  • Total: 419
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 120
  • 3rd grade: 114
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 84
13 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Discovery Charter Of Lancaster
302 West Dunlap St
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-285-8430
  • Total: 108
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 18
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 18
  • 4th grade: 18
  • 5th grade: 18
14 to 1 8 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Erwin Elementary
1477 Locustwood Ave
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-285-8484
  • Total: 425
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 71
16 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Heath Springs Elementary
158 Solar Rd
Heath Springs, SC 29058
803-273-3176
  • Total: 412
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 66
18 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Indian Land Elementary
4137 Doby's Bridge Rd
Indian Land, SC 29707
803-548-2916
  • Total: 1,102
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 202
  • 1st grade: 216
  • 2nd grade: 181
  • 3rd grade: 165
  • 4th grade: 157
  • 5th grade: 176
24 to 1 46 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Kershaw Elementary
108 North Rollins Dr
Kershaw, SC 29067
803-475-6655
  • Total: 526
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 91
17 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mcdonald Green Elementary
2763 Lynwood Dr
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-285-7416
  • Total: 489
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 81
17 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
North Elementary
1100 Roddey Dr
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-283-9918
  • Total: 639
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 121
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 116
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 98
17 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Southside Child Develop Center
500 Hampton Rd
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-283-3915
  • Total: 120
  • Pre-k: 120
24 to 1 5 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten

Middle Schools within the Lancaster 01

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
A.r. Rucker Middle
422 Old Dixie Rd
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-416-8555
  • Total: 513
  • 6th grade: 174
  • 7th grade: 159
  • 8th grade: 180
16 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade
Andrew Jackson Middle
6865 Kershaw Camden Hwy
Kershaw, SC 29067
803-475-6021
  • Total: 477
  • 6th grade: 143
  • 7th grade: 173
  • 8th grade: 161
18 to 1 26 6th Grade 8th Grade
Buford Middle
1890 North Rocky River Rd
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-285-8473
  • Total: 451
  • 6th grade: 152
  • 7th grade: 138
  • 8th grade: 161
19 to 1 24 6th Grade 8th Grade
Indian Land Middle
8361 Charlotte Hwy
Indian Land, SC 29715
803-578-2500
  • Total: 507
  • 6th grade: 159
  • 7th grade: 176
  • 8th grade: 172
16 to 1 31 6th Grade 8th Grade
South Middle
1551 Billings Dr
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-283-8416
  • Total: 639
  • 6th grade: 216
  • 7th grade: 204
  • 8th grade: 219
15 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lancaster 01

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Andrew Jackson High
6925 Kershaw-camden Hwy
Kershaw, SC 29067
803-475-2381
  • Total: 629
  • 9th grade: 182
  • 10th grade: 169
  • 11th grade: 129
  • 12th grade: 149
15 to 1 42 9th Grade 12th Grade
Buford High
4290 Tabernacle Rd
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-286-7068
  • Total: 611
  • 9th grade: 184
  • 10th grade: 142
  • 11th grade: 141
  • 12th grade: 144
16 to 1 39 9th Grade 12th Grade
Indian Land High
8063 River Rd
Indian Land, SC 29707
803-547-7571
  • Total: 599
  • 9th grade: 180
  • 10th grade: 149
  • 11th grade: 145
  • 12th grade: 125
17 to 1 35 9th Grade 12th Grade
Lancaster High
617 Normandy Rd
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-283-2001
  • Total: 1,727
  • 9th grade: 462
  • 10th grade: 426
  • 11th grade: 431
  • 12th grade: 408
16 to 1 108 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,276
  • Median family income: $40,955
  • Median male income: $25,867
  • Median female income: $17,926
  • Median income of a renter: $23,139
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,229
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,440 3,740 4,445 3,220 1,060