Average Teacher Salary in Saco School Department

The average teacher salary in Saco School Department is $43,684.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,100 $17,110 $20,660 $24,290 $29,210 $33,930
Kindergarten $47,210 $31,580 $37,750 $47,820 $57,620 $64,190
Elementary $48,790 $33,930 $40,480 $50,010 $57,540 $63,670
Middle school $48,190 $34,330 $39,700 $47,820 $56,250 $63,350
High school $49,130 $34,740 $40,350 $49,140 $58,300 $64,810

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General Facts

  • Staff: 312
  • Full time teachers: 144
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 59
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 129
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 3
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,968

Financial Statistics for Saco School Department

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $15,469,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $11,672,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,854,000
  • Total revenue: $28,995,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $21,347,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,052,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,680,000
  • Expenditures per student: $124,000
  • Total expenditures: $28,198,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,928,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,251,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Saco School Department

Elementary Schools within the Saco School Department

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
C K Burns School
135 Middle St
Saco, ME 4072
207-284-5081
  • Total: 603
  • 3rd grade: 202
  • 4th grade: 204
  • 5th grade: 197
15 to 1 40 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Governor John Fairfield School
75 Beach St
Saco, ME 4072
207-282-1322
  • Total: 285
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 108
12 to 1 23 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Young School
36 Tasker St
Saco, ME 4072
207-284-7053
  • Total: 300
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 113
  • 2nd grade: 88
14 to 1 22 Kindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Saco School Department

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Saco Middle School
40 Buxton Rd
Saco, ME 4072
207-282-4181
  • Total: 748
  • 6th grade: 240
  • 7th grade: 238
  • 8th grade: 270
13 to 1 56 6th Grade 8th Grade

Other Schools within the Saco School Department (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Saco Transition Program
80 Common St Bldg 2
Saco, ME 4072
207-286-2091
  • Total: 32
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 10
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade: 10
11 to 1 3 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,444
  • Median family income: $52,724
  • Median male income: $30,120
  • Median female income: $20,632
  • Median income of a renter: $26,036
  • Median income of a home owner: $52,517
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    875 615 1,215 1,365 485

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