Average Teacher Salary in Salem City Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Salem City Public Schools is $45,800.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,080 $16,930 $18,680 $22,420 $28,840 $38,440
Kindergarten not available not available not available not available not available not available
Elementary $51,200 $33,690 $40,370 $51,750 $61,430 $67,930
Middle school $53,540 $36,300 $42,800 $54,190 $62,530 $70,590
High school $52,380 $34,920 $41,640 $52,450 $61,990 $70,350

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General Facts

  • Staff: 587
  • Full time teachers: 249
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 33
  • Instructional Coordinators: 48
  • Elementary Teachers: 89
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 16
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 141
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,930

Financial Statistics for Salem City Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $21,958,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $18,688,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,064,000
  • Total revenue: $42,710,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $23,816,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $23,848,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,345,000
  • Expenditures per student: $62,000
  • Total expenditures: $39,682,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $12,208,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,002,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $640,000

Information on Schools within Salem City Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Salem City Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Salem Elementary
1765 Blvd
Salem, VA 24153
540-375-7001
  • Total: 405
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 64
15 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
G.w. Carver Elementary
6 Fourth St
Salem, VA 24153
540-387-2492
  • Total: 464
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 70
16 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
South Salem Elementary
1600 Carolyn Rd
Salem, VA 24153
540-387-2478
  • Total: 428
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 77
15 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
West Salem Elementary
520 North Bruffey St
Salem, VA 24153
540-387-2503
  • Total: 394
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 72
15 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Salem City Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Andrew Lewis Middle
616 South College Ave
Salem, VA 24153
540-387-2513
  • Total: 953
  • 6th grade: 332
  • 7th grade: 294
  • 8th grade: 327
16 to 1 59 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Salem City Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Salem High
400 Spartan Dr
Salem, VA 24153
540-387-2437
  • Total: 1,286
  • 9th grade: 345
  • 10th grade: 342
  • 11th grade: 321
  • 12th grade: 278
16 to 1 81 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,091
  • Median family income: $47,174
  • Median male income: $25,868
  • Median female income: $16,596
  • Median income of a renter: $26,954
  • Median income of a home owner: $46,830
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,150 1,290 1,890 1,455 775

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