Average Teacher Salary in Dedham

The average teacher salary in Dedham is $56,239.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $34,554 $24,044 $27,360 $31,580 $38,814 $50,371
Kindergarten $57,001 $35,841 $44,750 $57,665 $69,725 $80,338
Elementary $64,068 $42,785 $51,988 $64,985 $76,751 $85,438
Middle school $62,017 $42,151 $50,042 $62,162 $74,702 $84,360
High school $63,557 $42,010 $51,641 $63,705 $76,220 $86,504

How to Become a Teacher in Dedham

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General Facts

  • Staff: 423
  • Full time teachers: 223
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 99
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 144
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 64
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,666

Financial Statistics for Dedham

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $39,413,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $8,837,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,602,000
  • Total revenue: $49,852,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $26,348,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $23,687,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,623,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,000
  • Total expenditures: $49,498,000

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 Dedham

Elementary Schools within the Dedham

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Avery
123 High St
Dedham, MA 2026
781-326-5354
  • Total: 211
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 45
9 to 1 23 1st Grade 5th Grade
Early Childhood Center
25 Union St
Marlborough, MA 1752
508-460-3502
  • Total: 147
  • Pre-k: 130
  • Kindergarten: 208
21 to 1 7 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Greenlodge
191 Greenlodge St
Dedham, MA 2026
781-461-5989
  • Total: 304
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 53
14 to 1 23 1st Grade 5th Grade
Oakdale
147 Cedar St
Dedham, MA 2026
781-326-5351
  • Total: 353
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 75
14 to 1 25 1st Grade 5th Grade
Riverdale
143 Needham St
Dedham, MA 2026
781-326-5350
  • Total: 224
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 44
13 to 1 17 1st Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Dedham

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dedham Middle School
70 Whiting Ave
Dedham, MA 2026
781-326-6900
  • Total: 654
  • 6th grade: 202
  • 7th grade: 236
  • 8th grade: 216
12 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Dedham

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dedham High
140 Whiting Ave
Dedham, MA 2026
781-326-4773
  • Total: 773
  • 9th grade: 227
  • 10th grade: 198
  • 11th grade: 181
  • 12th grade: 167
12 to 1 64 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $28,199
  • Median family income: $72,330
  • Median male income: $39,482
  • Median female income: $27,318
  • Median income of a renter: $37,889
  • Median income of a home owner: $67,114
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    505 665 1,180 2,175 1,640