Average Teacher Salary in Somerset

The average teacher salary in Somerset is $57,435.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,153 $19,105 $21,870 $27,500 $34,136 $43,505
Kindergarten $64,273 $36,458 $56,441 $66,483 $76,546 $86,610
Elementary $66,165 $39,276 $54,766 $66,896 $78,018 $90,978
Middle school $62,348 $38,523 $51,026 $64,118 $75,145 $84,671
High school $64,240 $41,021 $51,403 $64,663 $76,558 $87,343

How to Become a Teacher in Somerset

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General Facts

  • Staff: 320
  • Full time teachers: 218
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 43
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 116
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 88
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,871

Financial Statistics for Somerset

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $26,014,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $8,638,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,093,000
  • Total revenue: $35,745,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $21,741,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $19,508,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,945,000
  • Expenditures per student: $36,000
  • Total expenditures: $35,882,000

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 Somerset

Elementary Schools within the Somerset

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chace Street
538 Chace St
Somerset, MA 2726
508-324-3160
  • Total: 339
  • Pre-k: 77
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 51
16 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
North Elementary
580 Whetstone Hill Rd
Somerset, MA 2726
508-324-3170
  • Total: 478
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 85
13 to 1 36 Kindergarten 5th Grade
South
11 Summer St
Stoneham, MA 2180
781-279-3880
  • Total: 328
  • Kindergarten: 24
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 35
16 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wilbur
816 Brayton Point Rd
Somerset, MA 2725
508-324-3190
  • Total: 155
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 30
  • 2nd grade: 22
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 29
14 to 1 11 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Somerset

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Somerset Middle School
1141 Brayton Ave
Somerset, MA 2726
508-324-3140
  • Total: 616
  • 6th grade: 180
  • 7th grade: 212
  • 8th grade: 224
13 to 1 46 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Somerset

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Somerset High
270 Grandview Ave
Somerset, MA 2726
508-324-3115
  • Total: 955
  • 9th grade: 227
  • 10th grade: 238
  • 11th grade: 231
  • 12th grade: 259
11 to 1 88 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $22,420
  • Median family income: $60,067
  • Median male income: $34,449
  • Median female income: $21,983
  • Median income of a renter: $24,338
  • Median income of a home owner: $57,093
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    605 815 1,215 1,730 920