Average Teacher Salary in Arlington County Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Arlington 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: 3,443
  • Full time teachers: 1,271
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 492
  • Instructional Coordinators: 99
  • Elementary Teachers: 540
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 86
  • Pre-K Teachers: 58
  • High School Teachers: 587
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 19,599

Financial Statistics for Arlington County Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $340,776,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $47,795,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $15,233,000
  • Total revenue: $403,804,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $199,345,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $230,842,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $81,595,000
  • Expenditures per student: $20,528,000
  • Total expenditures: $430,075,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $46,233,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $50,260,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $2,669,000

Information on Schools within Arlington County Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Arlington County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Abingdon Elementary
3035 South Abingdon St
Arlington, VA 22206
703-228-6650
  • Total: 428
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 48
11 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Arlington Science Focus
1501 North Lincoln St
Arlington, VA 22201
703-228-7670
  • Total: 474
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 69
15 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Arlington Traditional
855 North Edison St
Arlington, VA 22205
703-228-6290
  • Total: 442
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 73
16 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Ashlawn Elementary
5950 North 8th Rd
Arlington, VA 22205
703-228-5270
  • Total: 373
  • Pre-k: 37
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 50
15 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Barcroft Elementary
625 South Wakefield St
Arlington, VA 22204
703-228-5838
  • Total: 339
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 45
10 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Barrett Elementary
4401 North Henderson Rd
Arlington, VA 22203
703-228-6288
  • Total: 489
  • Pre-k: 57
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 42
14 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Campbell Elementary
737 South Carlin Springs Rd
Arlington, VA 22204
703-228-6770
  • Total: 353
  • Pre-k: 73
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 37
12 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Carlin Springs Elementary
5995 South 5th Rd
Arlington, VA 22204
703-228-6645
  • Total: 521
  • Pre-k: 75
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 69
12 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Claremont Immersion
4700 South Chesterfield Rd
Arlington, VA 22206
703-228-2500
  • Total: 498
  • Pre-k: 49
  • Kindergarten: 104
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 60
14 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Drew Model Elementary
3500 South 23rd St
Arlington, VA 22206
703-228-5825
  • Total: 521
  • Pre-k: 105
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 64
13 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Francis Scott Key Elementary
2300 Key Blvd
Arlington, VA 22201
703-228-4210
  • Total: 609
  • Pre-k: 59
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 71
14 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Glebe Elementary
1770 North Glebe Rd
Arlington, VA 22207
703-228-6280
  • Total: 403
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 51
15 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Henry Elementary
701 South Highland St
Arlington, VA 22204
703-228-5820
  • Total: 386
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 24
  • 5th grade: 32
12 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hoffman-boston Elementary
1415 South Queen St
Arlington, VA 22204
703-228-5845
  • Total: 309
  • Pre-k: 72
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 27
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 33
11 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Jamestown Elementary
3700 North Delaware St
Arlington, VA 22207
703-228-5275
  • Total: 560
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 103
  • 5th grade: 72
16 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Long Branch Elementary
33 North Fillmore St
Arlington, VA 22201
703-228-4220
  • Total: 526
  • Pre-k: 52
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 74
17 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mckinley Elementary
1030 North Mckinley Rd
Arlington, VA 22205
703-228-5280
  • Total: 420
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 69
15 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Nottingham Elementary
5900 Little Falls Rd
Arlington, VA 22207
703-228-5290
  • Total: 493
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 62
17 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Oakridge Elementary
1414 24th St South
Arlington, VA 22202
703-228-5840
  • Total: 517
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 62
14 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Randolph Elementary
1306 South Quincy St
Arlington, VA 22204
703-228-5830
  • Total: 359
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 75
10 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Taylor Elementary
2600 North Stuaroute St
Arlington, VA 22207
703-228-6275
  • Total: 592
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 108
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 116
17 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tuckahoe Elementary
6550 26th St North
Arlington, VA 22213
703-228-5288
  • Total: 553
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 107
  • 1st grade: 124
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 97
16 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Arlington County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Gunston Middle
2700 South Lang St
Arlington, VA 22206
703-228-6900
  • Total: 621
  • 6th grade: 255
  • 7th grade: 185
  • 8th grade: 181
15 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Jefferson Middle
125 South Old Glebe Rd
Arlington, VA 22204
703-228-5900
  • Total: 614
  • 6th grade: 200
  • 7th grade: 200
  • 8th grade: 214
12 to 1 51 6th Grade 8th Grade
Kenmore Middle
200 South Carlin Springs Rd
Arlington, VA 22204
703-228-6800
  • Total: 810
  • 6th grade: 222
  • 7th grade: 312
  • 8th grade: 276
15 to 1 53 6th Grade 8th Grade
Swanson Middle
5800 North Washington Blvd
Arlington, VA 22205
703-228-5500
  • Total: 861
  • 6th grade: 320
  • 7th grade: 263
  • 8th grade: 278
17 to 1 52 6th Grade 8th Grade
Williamsburg Middle
3600 North Harrison St
Arlington, VA 22207
703-228-5450
  • Total: 970
  • 6th grade: 336
  • 7th grade: 318
  • 8th grade: 316
15 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Arlington County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Wakefield High
4901 South Chesterfield Rd
Arlington, VA 22206
703-228-6700
  • Total: 1,727
  • 9th grade: 434
  • 10th grade: 412
  • 11th grade: 423
  • 12th grade: 458
21 to 1 83 9th Grade 12th Grade
Washington Lee High
1300 North Quincy St
Arlington, VA 22201
703-228-6200
  • Total: 1,866
  • 9th grade: 515
  • 10th grade: 484
  • 11th grade: 464
  • 12th grade: 403
19 to 1 100 9th Grade 12th Grade
Yorktown High
5201 28th St North
Arlington, VA 22207
703-228-5400
  • Total: 1,965
  • 9th grade: 490
  • 10th grade: 541
  • 11th grade: 463
  • 12th grade: 471
20 to 1 96 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $37,706
  • Median family income: $78,877
  • Median male income: $40,117
  • Median female income: $31,992
  • Median income of a renter: $49,200
  • Median income of a home owner: $88,791
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,290 4,695 5,945 10,085 14,885

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