Average Teacher Salary in Central Berkshire

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How to Become a Teacher in Central Berkshire

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General Facts

  • Staff: 287
  • Full time teachers: 144
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 80
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 89
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 44
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,039

Financial Statistics for Central Berkshire

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $14,867,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $14,501,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,220,000
  • Total revenue: $30,588,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $16,952,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $14,408,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,944,000
  • Expenditures per student: $52,000
  • Total expenditures: $28,762,000

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 Central Berkshire

Elementary Schools within the Central Berkshire

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Becket Washington School
12 Maplacee St
Becket, MA 1223
413-623-8757
  • Total: 112
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 14
  • 1st grade: 13
  • 2nd grade: 17
  • 3rd grade: 12
  • 4th grade: 14
  • 5th grade: 16
12 to 1 10 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Berkshire Trail Elementary
2 Main St
Cummington, MA 1026
413-634-5327
  • Total: 103
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 12
  • 1st grade: 16
  • 2nd grade: 13
  • 3rd grade: 14
  • 4th grade: 13
  • 5th grade: 21
11 to 1 10 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Craneville
71 Park Ave
Dalton, MA 1226
413-684-0209
  • Total: 474
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 80
14 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Kittredge
80 Maplacee St
Hinsdale, MA 1235
413-655-2525
  • Total: 208
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 49
15 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Central Berkshire

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Nessacus Regional Middle School
35 Fox Rd
Dalton, MA 1226
413-684-0780
  • Total: 480
  • 6th grade: 174
  • 7th grade: 163
  • 8th grade: 143
14 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Central Berkshire

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Wahconah Regional High
150 Windsor Rd
Dalton, MA 1226
413-684-1330
  • Total: 662
  • 9th grade: 191
  • 10th grade: 168
  • 11th grade: 168
  • 12th grade: 134
15 to 1 44 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $22,323
  • Median family income: $55,731
  • Median male income: $33,325
  • Median female income: $19,465
  • Median income of a renter: $30,351
  • Median income of a home owner: $53,000
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    440 760 880 1,160 530