Average Teacher Salary in Wareham

The average teacher salary in Wareham 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 Wareham

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General Facts

  • Staff: 369
  • Full time teachers: 226
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 54
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 141
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 6
  • High School Teachers: 68
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,203

Financial Statistics for Wareham

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $20,566,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $18,802,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,052,000
  • Total revenue: $42,420,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $24,871,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $23,727,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,308,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $40,984,000

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 Wareham

Elementary Schools within the Wareham

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ethel E Hammond
13 Highland Ave
Onset, MA 2558
508-291-3565
  • Total: 204
  • Pre-k: 83
  • Kindergarten: 121
16 to 1 13 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
John William Decas
760 Main St
Wareham, MA 2571
508-291-3530
  • Total: 688
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 121
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 116
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 124
14 to 1 48 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Minot Forest
63 Minot Ave
Wareham, MA 2571
508-291-3555
  • Total: 632
  • 1st grade: 156
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 116
  • 4th grade: 126
  • 5th grade: 126
16 to 1 39 1st Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Wareham

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Wareham Cooperative Junior/senior High School
3 Viking Dr
Wareham, MA 2571
508-291-3526
  • Total: 100
  • 7th grade: 8
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 20
  • 12th grade: 32
15 to 1 7 7th Grade 12th Grade
Wareham Middle
4 Viking Dr
Wareham, MA 2571
508-291-3550
  • Total: 733
  • 6th grade: 238
  • 7th grade: 254
  • 8th grade: 241
13 to 1 58 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Wareham

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Wareham Cooperative Junior/senior High School
3 Viking Dr
Wareham, MA 2571
508-291-3526
  • Total: 100
  • 7th grade: 8
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 20
  • 12th grade: 32
15 to 1 7 7th Grade 12th Grade
Wareham Senior High
7 Viking Dr
Wareham, MA 2571
508-291-3510
  • Total: 846
  • 9th grade: 264
  • 10th grade: 193
  • 11th grade: 219
  • 12th grade: 162
14 to 1 61 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,312
  • Median family income: $45,750
  • Median male income: $31,301
  • Median female income: $20,080
  • Median income of a renter: $23,478
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,889
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,245 990 1,235 1,390 585