Average Teacher Salary in Springfield

The average teacher salary in Springfield is $50,453.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,287 $18,972 $21,545 $24,744 $30,163 $46,180
Kindergarten $55,365 $38,574 $45,993 $55,805 $65,527 $73,368
Elementary $55,158 $38,648 $45,708 $56,269 $64,721 $71,154
Middle school $55,749 $38,884 $45,924 $55,917 $65,165 $73,350
High school $57,710 $40,379 $48,107 $57,631 $66,594 $75,009

How to Become a Teacher in Springfield

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,192
  • Full time teachers: 1,882
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 559
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 1,209
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 64
  • Pre-K Teachers: 40
  • High School Teachers: 569
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 25,303

Financial Statistics for Springfield

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $71,516,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $305,055,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $45,589,000
  • Total revenue: $422,160,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $247,333,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $198,619,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $79,501,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,023,000
  • Total expenditures: $411,113,000

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 Springfield

Elementary Schools within the Springfield

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alfred G Zanetti
59 Howard St
Springfield, MA 1105
413-787-7400
  • Total: 506
  • Pre-k: 137
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 25
  • 7th grade: 17
  • 8th grade: 22
14 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Alice B Beal Elementary
285 Tiffany St
Springfield, MA 1108
413-787-7544
  • Total: 318
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 62
15 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Arthur T Talmadge
1395 Allen St
Springfield, MA 1118
413-787-7249
  • Total: 268
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 49
12 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Boland School
426 Armory St
Springfield, MA 1104
413-750-2511
  • Total: 615
  • Pre-k: 161
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 77
11 to 1 58 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Brightwood
471 Placeainfield St
Springfield, MA 1107
413-787-7238
  • Total: 419
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 61
14 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Daniel B Brunton
1801 Parker St
Springfield, MA 1128
413-787-7444
  • Total: 497
  • Pre-k: 51
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 85
12 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dryden Memorial
190 Surrey Rd
Springfield, MA 1118
413-787-7248
  • Total: 285
  • Pre-k: 51
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 35
12 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Frank High Freedman
90 Cherokee Dr
Springfield, MA 1109
413-787-7443
  • Total: 292
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 45
17 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Frederick Harris
58 Hartford Ter
Springfield, MA 1118
413-787-7254
  • Total: 614
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 96
14 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Gerena
200 Birnie Ave
Springfield, MA 1107
413-787-7320
  • Total: 760
  • Pre-k: 226
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 110
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 78
13 to 1 60 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Glenwood
50 Morrison Terrace
Springfield, MA 1104
413-787-7527
  • Total: 306
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 50
14 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Glickman Elementary
120 Ashland Ave
Springfield, MA 1119
413-750-2756
  • Total: 272
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 49
11 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hiram L Dorman
20 Lydia St
Springfield, MA 1109
413-787-7554
  • Total: 296
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 32
13 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Homer Street
43 Homer St
Springfield, MA 1109
413-787-7526
  • Total: 401
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 73
15 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Indian Orchard Elementary
95 Milton St
Indian Orchard, MA 1151
413-787-7255
  • Total: 601
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 80
13 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Kensington Avenue
31 Kensington Ave
Springfield, MA 1108
413-787-7522
  • Total: 323
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 56
12 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Liberty
49 Proctor Rd
Braintree, MA 2184
781-380-0210
  • Total: 472
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 85
16 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln
80 West Wyoming Ave
Melrose, MA 2176
781-979-2251
  • Total: 365
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 66
17 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Margaret C Ells
319 Cortland St
Springfield, MA 1109
413-787-7345
  • Total: 209
  • Pre-k: 144
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 28
13 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 1st Grade
Mary M Lynch
315 No Branch Pkwy
Springfield, MA 1119
413-787-7250
  • Total: 281
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 52
13 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mary M Walsh
50 Empress Ct
Springfield, MA 1129
413-787-7448
  • Total: 291
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 40
13 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mary O Pottenger
1435 Carew St
Springfield, MA 1104
413-787-7266
  • Total: 418
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 77
12 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Milton Bradley School
22 Mulberry St
Springfield, MA 1105
413-787-7475
  • Total: 526
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 73
13 to 1 42 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Rebecca M Johnson
55 Catherine St
Springfield, MA 1109
413-787-6687
  • Total: 768
  • Pre-k: 113
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 111
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 129
  • 4th grade: 112
  • 5th grade: 114
14 to 1 54 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Samuel Bowles
24 Bowles Pk
Springfield, MA 1104
413-787-7334
  • Total: 314
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 51
13 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Springfield Academy For Excellence
90 Berkshire St
Springfield, MA 1151
413-787-7036
  • Total: 489
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 1st grade: 8
  • 2nd grade: 8
  • 3rd grade: 13
  • 4th grade: 9
  • 5th grade: 18
  • 6th grade: 29
  • 7th grade: 26
  • 8th grade: 55
  • 9th grade: 96
  • 10th grade: 67
  • 11th grade: 67
  • 12th grade: 90
10 to 1 49 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Sumner Avenue
45 Sumner Ave
Springfield, MA 1108
413-787-7430
  • Total: 473
  • Pre-k: 73
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 71
12 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Thomas M Balliet
111 Seymour Ave
Springfield, MA 1109
413-787-7446
  • Total: 281
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 48
16 to 1 17 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Warner
493 Parker St
Springfield, MA 1129
413-787-7258
  • Total: 312
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 42
15 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Washington
795 Wilder St
Lowell, MA 1851
978-937-7635
  • Total: 240
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 68
14 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
White Street
300 White St
Springfield, MA 1108
413-787-7543
  • Total: 357
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 56
12 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
William North Deberry
670 Union St
Springfield, MA 1109
413-787-7582
  • Total: 260
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 36
11 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Springfield

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alfred G Zanetti
59 Howard St
Springfield, MA 1105
413-787-7400
  • Total: 506
  • Pre-k: 137
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 25
  • 7th grade: 17
  • 8th grade: 22
14 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Chestnut Street Middle
355 Placeainfield St
Springfield, MA 1107
413-750-2333
  • Total: 1,179
  • 6th grade: 382
  • 7th grade: 408
  • 8th grade: 389
17 to 1 68 6th Grade 8th Grade
Forest Park Middle
46 Oakland St
Springfield, MA 1108
413-787-7420
  • Total: 887
  • 6th grade: 278
  • 7th grade: 281
  • 8th grade: 328
16 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade
John F Kennedy Middle
1385 Berkshire Ave
Springfield, MA 1151
413-787-7510
  • Total: 636
  • 6th grade: 173
  • 7th grade: 167
  • 8th grade: 188
17 to 1 37 6th Grade 8th Grade
John J Duggan Middle
1015 Wilbraham Rd
Springfield, MA 1109
413-787-7410
  • Total: 428
  • 6th grade: 129
  • 7th grade: 130
  • 8th grade: 169
13 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade
M Marcus Kiley Middle
180 Cooley St
Springfield, MA 1128
413-787-7240
  • Total: 847
  • 6th grade: 293
  • 7th grade: 266
  • 8th grade: 288
15 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade
Stem Middle Academy
60 Alton St
Springfield, MA 1109
413-787-6750
  • Total: 100
  • 6th grade: 100
14 to 1 7 6th Grade 6th Grade
The Springfield Renaissance School
1170 Carew St
Springfield, MA 1104
413-750-2929
  • Total: 602
  • 6th grade: 110
  • 7th grade: 110
  • 8th grade: 103
  • 9th grade: 103
  • 10th grade: 93
  • 11th grade: 83
18 to 1 34 6th Grade 11th Grade
Van Sickle Middle School
1170 Carew St
Springfield, MA 1104
413-750-2887
  • Total: 968
  • 6th grade: 345
  • 7th grade: 308
  • 8th grade: 315
15 to 1 64 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Springfield

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
High School Of Commerce
415 State St
Springfield, MA 1105
413-787-7220
  • Total: 1,265
  • 9th grade: 519
  • 10th grade: 278
  • 11th grade: 243
  • 12th grade: 220
13 to 1 100 9th Grade 12th Grade
High School/science-tech
1250 State St
Springfield, MA 1109
413-750-2000
  • Total: 1,503
  • 9th grade: 565
  • 10th grade: 346
  • 11th grade: 270
  • 12th grade: 289
13 to 1 121 9th Grade 12th Grade
Springfield Academy For Excellence
90 Berkshire St
Springfield, MA 1151
413-787-7036
  • Total: 489
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 1st grade: 8
  • 2nd grade: 8
  • 3rd grade: 13
  • 4th grade: 9
  • 5th grade: 18
  • 6th grade: 29
  • 7th grade: 26
  • 8th grade: 55
  • 9th grade: 96
  • 10th grade: 67
  • 11th grade: 67
  • 12th grade: 90
10 to 1 49 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Springfield Central High
1840 Roosevelt Ave
Springfield, MA 1109
413-787-7085
  • Total: 2,097
  • 9th grade: 771
  • 10th grade: 497
  • 11th grade: 462
  • 12th grade: 349
17 to 1 127 9th Grade 12th Grade
The Springfield Renaissance School
1170 Carew St
Springfield, MA 1104
413-750-2929
  • Total: 602
  • 6th grade: 110
  • 7th grade: 110
  • 8th grade: 103
  • 9th grade: 103
  • 10th grade: 93
  • 11th grade: 83
18 to 1 34 6th Grade 11th Grade

Other Schools within the Springfield (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Elias Brookings
367 Hancock St
Springfield, MA 1105
413-787-7200
  • Total: 367
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 7th grade: 41
  • 8th grade: 51
10 to 1 37 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Putnam Voc Technology High School
1300 State St
Springfield, MA 1109
413-787-7424
  • Total: 1,595
  • 9th grade: 481
  • 10th grade: 417
  • 11th grade: 393
  • 12th grade: 295
11 to 1 140 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,232
  • Median family income: $36,285
  • Median male income: $25,703
  • Median female income: $17,885
  • Median income of a renter: $18,881
  • Median income of a home owner: $44,896
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    13,045 6,820 7,250 7,360 2,285