Average Teacher Salary in Lowell

The average teacher salary in Lowell is $53,602.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,593 $20,450 $23,093 $26,476 $31,282 $38,818
Kindergarten $58,490 $42,715 $50,444 $59,818 $67,689 $73,704
Elementary $60,623 $44,521 $52,396 $61,699 $69,590 $75,537
Middle school $60,886 $44,848 $52,370 $62,133 $70,160 $75,598
High school $59,420 $43,453 $50,607 $59,517 $68,845 $75,660

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,796
  • Full time teachers: 1,019
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 340
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 685
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 53
  • Pre-K Teachers: 28
  • High School Teachers: 253
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 13,338

Financial Statistics for Lowell

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $44,951,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $157,010,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $19,419,000
  • Total revenue: $221,380,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $127,275,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $110,312,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $44,366,000
  • Expenditures per student: $523,000
  • Total expenditures: $209,767,000

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 Lowell

Elementary Schools within the Lowell

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Abraham Lincoln
445 Ashley Blvd
New Bedford, MA 2745
508-997-4511
  • Total: 215
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 30
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 34
15 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade
B.f.butler Middle School
1140 Gorham St
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-8973
  • Total: 473
  • 5th grade: 122
  • 6th grade: 112
  • 7th grade: 121
  • 8th grade: 118
12 to 1 38 5th Grade 8th Grade
Bartlett Community Partnership
79 Wannalancit St
Lowell, MA 1854
978-937-8968
  • Total: 446
  • Pre-k: 46
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 42
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 45
16 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Charles W Morey
114 Pine St
Lowell, MA 1851
978-937-7662
  • Total: 439
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 76
14 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Charlotte M Murkland Elementary
350 Adams St
Lowell, MA 1854
978-937-2826
  • Total: 508
  • Pre-k: 79
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 74
13 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Dr An Wang School
365 West Meadow Rd
Lowell, MA 1854
978-937-7683
  • Total: 588
  • 5th grade: 141
  • 6th grade: 148
  • 7th grade: 159
  • 8th grade: 140
12 to 1 47 5th Grade 8th Grade
Dr Gertrude Bailey
175 Campbell Dr
Lowell, MA 1851
978-937-7644
  • Total: 461
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 87
17 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
E N Rogers
43 Highland St
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-7675
  • Total: 575
  • 5th grade: 136
  • 6th grade: 136
  • 7th grade: 142
  • 8th grade: 161
12 to 1 46 5th Grade 8th Grade
Greenhalge
149 Ennell St
Lowell, MA 1850
978-937-7670
  • Total: 482
  • Pre-k: 46
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 95
14 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Henry J Robinson Middle
110 June St
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-8974
  • Total: 558
  • 5th grade: 131
  • 6th grade: 127
  • 7th grade: 157
  • 8th grade: 143
12 to 1 48 5th Grade 8th Grade
James School Daley Middle School
150 Fleming St
Lowell, MA 1851
978-937-8981
  • Total: 615
  • 5th grade: 142
  • 6th grade: 149
  • 7th grade: 155
  • 8th grade: 169
12 to 1 53 5th Grade 8th Grade
James Sullivan Middle School
150 Draper St
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-8993
  • Total: 564
  • 5th grade: 136
  • 6th grade: 127
  • 7th grade: 150
  • 8th grade: 151
13 to 1 44 5th Grade 8th Grade
John J Shaughnessy
1158 Gorham St
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-7657
  • Total: 466
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 86
15 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Joseph Mcavinnue
131 Mammoth Rd
Lowell, MA 1854
978-937-2871
  • Total: 470
  • Pre-k: 47
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 75
13 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Kathryn P. Stoklosa Middle School
560 Brdway St
Lowell, MA 1854
978-275-6330
  • Total: 489
  • 5th grade: 89
  • 6th grade: 113
  • 7th grade: 142
  • 8th grade: 145
11 to 1 45 5th Grade 8th Grade
Moody Elementary
158 Rogers St
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-7673
  • Total: 187
  • Kindergarten: 34
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 37
13 to 1 15 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Pawtucketville Memorial
425 West Meadow Rd
Lowell, MA 1854
978-937-7667
  • Total: 491
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 85
14 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Peter W Reilly
115 Douglas Rd
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-7652
  • Total: 533
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 108
14 to 1 39 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Pyne Arts
145 Boylston St
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-7639
  • Total: 442
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 55
  • 6th grade: 47
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 47
13 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
School Christa Mcauliffe Elementary
570 Beacon St
Lowell, MA 1850
978-937-2838
  • Total: 482
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 85
15 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Washington
141 Washington St
Springfield, MA 1108
413-787-7551
  • Total: 433
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 46
14 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lowell

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
B.f.butler Middle School
1140 Gorham St
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-8973
  • Total: 473
  • 5th grade: 122
  • 6th grade: 112
  • 7th grade: 121
  • 8th grade: 118
12 to 1 38 5th Grade 8th Grade
Bartlett Community Partnership
79 Wannalancit St
Lowell, MA 1854
978-937-8968
  • Total: 446
  • Pre-k: 46
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 42
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 45
16 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Dr An Wang School
365 West Meadow Rd
Lowell, MA 1854
978-937-7683
  • Total: 588
  • 5th grade: 141
  • 6th grade: 148
  • 7th grade: 159
  • 8th grade: 140
12 to 1 47 5th Grade 8th Grade
E N Rogers
43 Highland St
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-7675
  • Total: 575
  • 5th grade: 136
  • 6th grade: 136
  • 7th grade: 142
  • 8th grade: 161
12 to 1 46 5th Grade 8th Grade
Henry J Robinson Middle
110 June St
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-8974
  • Total: 558
  • 5th grade: 131
  • 6th grade: 127
  • 7th grade: 157
  • 8th grade: 143
12 to 1 48 5th Grade 8th Grade
James School Daley Middle School
150 Fleming St
Lowell, MA 1851
978-937-8981
  • Total: 615
  • 5th grade: 142
  • 6th grade: 149
  • 7th grade: 155
  • 8th grade: 169
12 to 1 53 5th Grade 8th Grade
James Sullivan Middle School
150 Draper St
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-8993
  • Total: 564
  • 5th grade: 136
  • 6th grade: 127
  • 7th grade: 150
  • 8th grade: 151
13 to 1 44 5th Grade 8th Grade
Kathryn P. Stoklosa Middle School
560 Brdway St
Lowell, MA 1854
978-275-6330
  • Total: 489
  • 5th grade: 89
  • 6th grade: 113
  • 7th grade: 142
  • 8th grade: 145
11 to 1 45 5th Grade 8th Grade
Pyne Arts
145 Boylston St
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-7639
  • Total: 442
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 55
  • 6th grade: 47
  • 7th grade: 50
  • 8th grade: 47
13 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lowell

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lowell High
50 Fr. Morrissette Blvd
Lowell, MA 1852
978-937-8900
  • Total: 3,421
  • 9th grade: 1,000
  • 10th grade: 873
  • 11th grade: 769
  • 12th grade: 754
14 to 1 253 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,557
  • Median family income: $45,901
  • Median male income: $28,003
  • Median female income: $20,623
  • Median income of a renter: $28,224
  • Median income of a home owner: $54,505
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    6,040 4,380 5,545 5,800 2,480