Average Teacher Salary in Newton

The average teacher salary in Newton is $52,918.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $33,465 $23,363 $26,548 $30,393 $37,326 $49,002
Kindergarten $57,138 $37,376 $45,747 $57,756 $69,295 $79,216
Elementary $63,187 $42,396 $51,501 $64,142 $75,690 $84,045
Middle school $54,547 $36,872 $43,933 $54,696 $65,861 $74,313
High school $56,253 $37,301 $45,779 $56,507 $67,462 $76,264

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,801
  • Full time teachers: 879
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 486
  • Instructional Coordinators: 11
  • Elementary Teachers: 535
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 42
  • Pre-K Teachers: 6
  • High School Teachers: 296
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 11,909

Financial Statistics for Newton

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $150,266,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $49,642,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,257,000
  • Total revenue: $206,165,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $122,508,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $111,018,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $45,108,000
  • Expenditures per student: $388,000
  • Total expenditures: $200,046,000

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 Newton

Elementary Schools within the Newton

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
A E Angier
1697 Beacon St
Waban, MA 2468
617-559-9300
  • Total: 392
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 61
16 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Bowen
280 Cypress St
Newton Centre, MA 2459
617-559-9330
  • Total: 435
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 61
16 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
C C Burr
171 Pine St
Auburndale, MA 2466
617-559-9360
  • Total: 369
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 59
16 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cabot
229 Cabot St
Newtonville, MA 2460
617-559-9400
  • Total: 425
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 62
16 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Countryside
191 Dedham St
Newton Highlands, MA 2461
617-559-9450
  • Total: 475
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 83
16 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Franklin
2 Cypress Terrace
North Andover, MA 1845
978-794-1990
  • Total: 500
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 67
25 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
John Ward
10 Dolphin Rd
Newton Centre, MA 2459
617-559-6450
  • Total: 260
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 40
15 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln-eliot
191 Pearl St
Newton, MA 2458
617-559-9540
  • Total: 284
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 47
14 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mason-rice
149 Placeeasant St
Newton Centre, MA 2459
617-559-9570
  • Total: 422
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 74
16 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Memorial Spaulding
250 Brookline St
Newton Centre, MA 2459
617-559-9600
  • Total: 440
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 77
15 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Newton Early Childhood Center
100 Walnut St
Newtonville, MA 2460
617-559-6050
  • Total: 178
  • Pre-k: 178
16 to 1 11 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Peirce
85 Park Ave Ext
Arlington, MA 2174
781-316-3736
  • Total: 236
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 36
12 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Underwood
101 Vernon St
Newton, MA 2458
617-559-9660
  • Total: 282
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 60
16 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Williams
50 Bushey Rd
Pittsfield, MA 1201
413-448-9680
  • Total: 319
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 44
13 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Zervas
30 Beethoven Ave
Waban, MA 2468
617-559-6750
  • Total: 328
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 56
16 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Newton

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bigelow Middle
42 Vernon St
Newton, MA 2458
617-552-7800
  • Total: 503
  • 6th grade: 181
  • 7th grade: 164
  • 8th grade: 158
12 to 1 43 6th Grade 8th Grade
Charles E Brown Middle
125 Meadowbrook Rd
Newton Centre, MA 2459
617-559-6900
  • Total: 680
  • 6th grade: 229
  • 7th grade: 222
  • 8th grade: 229
12 to 1 59 6th Grade 8th Grade
F A Day Middle
21 Minot Placeace
Newtonville, MA 2460
617-559-9100
  • Total: 738
  • 6th grade: 224
  • 7th grade: 275
  • 8th grade: 239
12 to 1 61 6th Grade 8th Grade
Horace Mann
224 Oak St
Franklin, MA 2038
508-541-6230
  • Total: 532
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 60
14 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade
Oak Hill Middle
130 Wheeler Rd
Newton, MA 2459
617-559-9200
  • Total: 546
  • 6th grade: 194
  • 7th grade: 173
  • 8th grade: 179
11 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Newton

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Newton North High
360 Lowell Ave
Newtonville, MA 2460
617-559-6200
  • Total: 1,804
  • 9th grade: 421
  • 10th grade: 440
  • 11th grade: 472
  • 12th grade: 462
11 to 1 159 9th Grade 12th Grade
Newton South High
140 Brandeis Rd
Newton Centre, MA 2459
617-559-6700
  • Total: 1,761
  • 9th grade: 405
  • 10th grade: 438
  • 11th grade: 443
  • 12th grade: 472
13 to 1 138 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $45,708
  • Median family income: $105,289
  • Median male income: $51,097
  • Median female income: $30,885
  • Median income of a renter: $54,535
  • Median income of a home owner: $103,066
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,365 1,310 2,150 4,865 10,930