Average Teacher Salary in Fall River

The average teacher salary in Fall River is $57,604.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,280 $18,140 $20,780 $26,720 $33,180 $42,070
Kindergarten $65,670 $36,440 $58,690 $68,200 $77,860 $87,830
Elementary $66,490 $38,540 $55,250 $67,170 $78,140 $91,990
Middle school $62,350 $37,800 $51,190 $64,440 $75,120 $84,620
High school $64,230 $40,700 $51,220 $64,680 $76,450 $87,380

How to Become a Teacher in Fall River

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,283
  • Full time teachers: 722
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 217
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 465
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 41
  • Pre-K Teachers: 12
  • High School Teachers: 204
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 9,985

Financial Statistics for Fall River

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $33,001,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $116,062,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $15,597,000
  • Total revenue: $164,660,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $94,799,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $77,835,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $40,996,000
  • Expenditures per student: $12,000
  • Total expenditures: $211,936,000

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 Fall River

Elementary Schools within the Fall River

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carlton M. Viveiros Elementary School
525 Slade St
Fall River, MA 2724
508-675-8300
  • Total: 835
  • Kindergarten: 158
  • 1st grade: 137
  • 2nd grade: 147
  • 3rd grade: 147
  • 4th grade: 125
  • 5th grade: 121
20 to 1 42 Kindergarten 5th Grade
James Tansey
711 Ray St
Fall River, MA 2720
508-675-8206
  • Total: 334
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 54
21 to 1 16 Kindergarten 5th Grade
John J Doran
101 Fountain St
Fall River, MA 2721
508-675-8225
  • Total: 407
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 57
13 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Letourneau Elementary School
323 Anthony St
Fall River, MA 2721
508-676-2170
  • Total: 604
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 100
19 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mary Fonseca Elementary School
160 Wall St
Fall River, MA 2720
508-675-8177
  • Total: 698
  • Kindergarten: 141
  • 1st grade: 111
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 117
  • 5th grade: 108
19 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
North End Elementary
1899 Meridan St
Fall River, MA 2720
508-675-8245
  • Total: 610
  • Pre-k: 76
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 100
  • 5th grade: 85
15 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Samuel Watson
935 Eastern Ave
Fall River, MA 2723
508-675-8240
  • Total: 314
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 53
19 to 1 17 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Spencer Borden
1400 President Ave
Fall River, MA 2720
508-675-8202
  • Total: 541
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 73
16 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
William School Greene
409 Cambridge St
Fall River, MA 2724
508-675-8325
  • Total: 765
  • Pre-k: 51
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 116
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 126
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 139
16 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Fall River

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Edmond P Talbot Middle
124 Melrose St
Fall River, MA 2723
508-675-8350
  • Total: 558
  • 6th grade: 199
  • 7th grade: 171
  • 8th grade: 188
10 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade
Henry Lord Middle
151 Amity St
Fall River, MA 2721
508-675-8208
  • Total: 576
  • 6th grade: 170
  • 7th grade: 195
  • 8th grade: 211
11 to 1 54 6th Grade 8th Grade
Matthew J Kuss Middle
290 Rock St
Fall River, MA 2720
508-675-8335
  • Total: 606
  • 6th grade: 227
  • 7th grade: 188
  • 8th grade: 191
13 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade
Morton Middle
376 President Ave
Fall River, MA 2720
508-675-8340
  • Total: 616
  • 6th grade: 187
  • 7th grade: 199
  • 8th grade: 230
11 to 1 55 6th Grade 8th Grade
Resiliency Preparatory School
276 Maplacee St
Fall River, MA 2720
508-675-8230
  • Total: 171
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 53
  • 10th grade: 38
  • 11th grade: 51
  • 12th grade: 16
9 to 1 19 6th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Fall River

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
B M C Durfee High
360 Elsbree St
Fall River, MA 2720
508-675-8130
  • Total: 2,330
  • 9th grade: 689
  • 10th grade: 571
  • 11th grade: 547
  • 12th grade: 523
13 to 1 185 9th Grade 12th Grade
Resiliency Preparatory School
276 Maplacee St
Fall River, MA 2720
508-675-8230
  • Total: 171
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 53
  • 10th grade: 38
  • 11th grade: 51
  • 12th grade: 16
9 to 1 19 6th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Fall River (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Acese
803 Bedford St
Fall River, MA 2723
508-675-4730
  • Total: 20
  • 2nd grade: 5
  • 3rd grade: 4
  • 4th grade: 4
  • 5th grade: 7
5 to 1 4 Kindergarten 5th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,118
  • Median family income: $37,671
  • Median male income: $26,896
  • Median female income: $17,158
  • Median income of a renter: $21,357
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,690
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    7,935 4,675 5,120 4,660 1,375