Average Teacher Salary in Darien School District

The average teacher salary in Darien School District is $61,862.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,750 $19,300 $22,050 $26,390 $34,160 $50,830
Kindergarten $70,790 $46,080 $56,740 $72,310 $84,920 $98,150
Elementary $68,810 $46,810 $55,970 $67,840 $82,290 $95,460
Middle school $69,920 $49,070 $57,640 $68,610 $83,310 $96,020
High school $69,040 $44,130 $54,730 $69,800 $83,850 $97,050

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General Facts

  • Staff: 744
  • Full time teachers: 445
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 92
  • Instructional Coordinators: 15
  • Elementary Teachers: 276
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 19
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 130
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,721

Financial Statistics for Darien School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $69,303,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,352,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $748,000
  • Total revenue: $79,403,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $44,055,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $42,532,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $12,223,000
  • Expenditures per student: $8,000
  • Total expenditures: $91,206,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $20,071,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,072,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Darien School District

Elementary Schools within the Darien School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hindley Elementary School
10 Nearwater Ln
Darien, CT 6820
203-655-1323
  • Total: 518
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 82
12 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Holmes Elementary School
18 Hoyt St
Darien, CT 6820
203-353-4371
  • Total: 475
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 84
12 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Ox Ridge Elementary School
395 Mansfield Ave
Darien, CT 6820
203-655-2579
  • Total: 495
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 86
11 to 1 44 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Royle Elementary School
133 Mansfield Ave
Darien, CT 6820
203-655-0044
  • Total: 440
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 64
12 to 1 37 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Tokeneke Elementary School
7 Old Farm Rd
Darien, CT 6820
203-655-9666
  • Total: 425
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 74
12 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Darien School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Middlesex Middle School
204 Hollow Tree Ridge Rd
Darien, CT 6820
203-655-2518
  • Total: 1,132
  • 6th grade: 391
  • 7th grade: 386
  • 8th grade: 355
10 to 1 115 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Darien School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Darien High School
80 High School Ln
Darien, CT 6820
203-655-3981
  • Total: 1,236
  • 9th grade: 341
  • 10th grade: 322
  • 11th grade: 273
  • 12th grade: 300
10 to 1 123 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $77,519
  • Median family income: $173,777
  • Median male income: $100,001
  • Median female income: $32,464
  • Median income of a renter: $66,759
  • Median income of a home owner: $158,191
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    180 135 380 755 3,955