Average Teacher Salary in Medford

The average teacher salary in Medford 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 Medford

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General Facts

  • Staff: 594
  • Full time teachers: 337
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 103
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 194
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 22
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 117
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,822

Financial Statistics for Medford

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $53,532,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,288,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,916,000
  • Total revenue: $77,736,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $46,921,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $39,569,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $19,023,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $77,394,000

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 Medford

Elementary Schools within the Medford

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brooks School
388 High St
Medford, MA 2155
781-393-2166
  • Total: 583
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 102
  • 5th grade: 88
16 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Christopher Columbus
37 Hicks Ave
Medford, MA 2155
781-393-2177
  • Total: 478
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 77
17 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
John J Mcglynn Elementary School
3002 Mystic Valley Pkwy
Medford, MA 2155
781-393-2333
  • Total: 581
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 95
18 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Milton Fuller Roberts
35 Couroute St
Medford, MA 2155
781-393-2155
  • Total: 586
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 94
15 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Medford

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
John J. Mcglynn Middle School
3004 Mystic Valley Parkway
Medford, MA 2155
781-393-2333
  • Total: 549
  • 6th grade: 186
  • 7th grade: 203
  • 8th grade: 160
14 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Madeleine Dugger Andrews
3000 Mystic Valley Pkwy
Medford, MA 2155
781-393-2228
  • Total: 462
  • 6th grade: 143
  • 7th grade: 158
  • 8th grade: 161
11 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Medford

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Medford High
489 Winthrop St
Medford, MA 2155
781-393-2301
  • Total: 1,298
  • Pre-k: 56
  • 9th grade: 310
  • 10th grade: 311
  • 11th grade: 319
  • 12th grade: 297
17 to 1 78 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Medford (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Curtis-tufts
437 Main St
Medford, MA 2155
781-393-2343
  • Total: 30
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 14
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 7
4 to 1 8 9th Grade 12th Grade
Medford Voc Technology High
489 Winthrop St
Medford, MA 2155
781-393-2260
  • Total: 255
  • 9th grade: 63
  • 10th grade: 67
  • 11th grade: 51
  • 12th grade: 74
8 to 1 33 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $24,707
  • Median family income: $62,409
  • Median male income: $35,340
  • Median female income: $25,597
  • Median income of a renter: $38,912
  • Median income of a home owner: $62,292
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,850 1,905 2,665 4,270 2,855