Average Teacher Salary in Amherst Central School District

The average teacher salary in Amherst Central School District is $51,058.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,620 $16,260 $17,820 $22,580 $31,840 $53,470
Kindergarten $59,000 $36,600 $44,270 $58,950 $74,170 $84,840
Elementary $55,470 $33,040 $41,850 $51,560 $69,430 $86,190
Middle school $56,730 $36,960 $44,060 $53,600 $68,450 $83,260
High school $55,470 $37,830 $43,100 $51,750 $66,920 $81,490

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General Facts

  • Staff: 484
  • Full time teachers: 253
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 87
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 93
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 15
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 108
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,984

Financial Statistics for Amherst Central School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $25,271,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $14,307,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,797,000
  • Total revenue: $41,375,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $23,191,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $23,907,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,332,000
  • Expenditures per student: $505,000
  • Total expenditures: $39,882,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $12,105,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,486,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Amherst Central School District

Elementary Schools within the Amherst Central School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Smallwood Drive School
300 Smallwood Dr
Amherst, NY 14226
716-362-2100
  • Total: 739
  • Kindergarten: 139
  • 1st grade: 115
  • 2nd grade: 128
  • 3rd grade: 123
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 113
15 to 1 51 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Windermere Blvd School
291 Windermere Blvd
Amherst, NY 14226
716-362-4100
  • Total: 697
  • Pre-k: 66
  • Kindergarten: 110
  • 1st grade: 109
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 103
13 to 1 55 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Amherst Central School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Amherst Middle School
55 Kings Hwy
Amherst, NY 14226
716-362-7100
  • Total: 639
  • 6th grade: 192
  • 7th grade: 221
  • 8th grade: 226
10 to 1 62 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Amherst Central School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Amherst Central High School
4301 Main St
Amherst, NY 14226
716-362-8100
  • Total: 909
  • 9th grade: 231
  • 10th grade: 204
  • 11th grade: 243
  • 12th grade: 231
11 to 1 81 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $28,879
  • Median family income: $62,801
  • Median male income: $36,483
  • Median female income: $21,122
  • Median income of a renter: $25,199
  • Median income of a home owner: $60,127
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    845 985 1,250 1,985 1,540

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