Average Teacher Salary in Canton

The average teacher salary in Canton is $56,596.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $34,520 $23,930 $27,320 $31,400 $38,920 $50,680
Kindergarten $57,290 $36,550 $45,200 $57,900 $69,980 $80,510
Elementary $64,540 $42,960 $52,350 $65,530 $77,410 $85,920
Middle school $62,340 $42,140 $50,210 $62,510 $75,270 $84,930
High school $64,290 $42,630 $52,320 $64,580 $77,100 $87,160

How to Become a Teacher in Canton

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General Facts

  • Staff: 363
  • Full time teachers: 229
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 40
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 153
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 64
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,089

Financial Statistics for Canton

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $32,533,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,770,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,317,000
  • Total revenue: $43,620,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $24,702,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $22,464,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,512,000
  • Expenditures per student: $17,000
  • Total expenditures: $45,043,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Canton

Elementary Schools within the Canton

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dean School Luce
45 Independence St
Canton, MA 2021
781-821-5075
  • Total: 606
  • Kindergarten: 189
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 71
14 to 1 42 Kindergarten 5th Grade
John F Kennedy
339 Placeymouth St
Holbrook, MA 2343
781-767-4600
  • Total: 402
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 102
13 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
Lt Peter M Hansen
25 Pecunit St
Canton, MA 2021
781-821-5085
  • Total: 486
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 96
15 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Rodman Early Childhood Center
960 Washington St
Canton, MA 2021
781-821-5060
  • Total: 57
  • Pre-k: 57
14 to 1 4 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten

Middle Schools within the Canton

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Wm High Galvin Middle
55 Pecunit St
Canton, MA 2021
781-821-5070
  • Total: 732
  • 6th grade: 264
  • 7th grade: 220
  • 8th grade: 248
13 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Canton

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Canton High
900 Washington St
Canton, MA 2021
781-821-5050
  • Total: 806
  • 9th grade: 202
  • 10th grade: 194
  • 11th grade: 209
  • 12th grade: 201
13 to 1 64 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $33,510
  • Median family income: $82,904
  • Median male income: $47,873
  • Median female income: $28,795
  • Median income of a renter: $41,620
  • Median income of a home owner: $80,170
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    415 475 795 1,855 2,015