Average Teacher Salary in Dayton City

The average teacher salary in Dayton City is $44,518.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,180 $16,610 $17,980 $20,580 $25,220 $30,540
Kindergarten $48,610 $27,070 $35,850 $52,550 $61,380 $66,880
Elementary $50,090 $26,900 $37,460 $50,960 $63,180 $73,180
Middle school $48,590 $31,170 $36,960 $46,750 $60,550 $71,990
High school $53,120 $33,990 $41,990 $54,310 $64,490 $74,110

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,492
  • Full time teachers: 968
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 301
  • Instructional Coordinators: 49
  • Elementary Teachers: 417
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 55
  • Pre-K Teachers: 55
  • High School Teachers: 418
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 15,566

Financial Statistics for Dayton City

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $114,298,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $181,958,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $35,793,000
  • Total revenue: $332,049,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $109,620,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $124,239,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $51,194,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,815,000
  • Total expenditures: $310,160,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $42,060,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $16,283,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $2,245,000

Information on Schools within Dayton City

Elementary Schools within the Dayton City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Belle Haven Prek-8 School
4401 Free Pike
Dayton, OH 45416
937-542-4220
  • Total: 476
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 55
  • 6th grade: 54
  • 7th grade: 49
  • 8th grade: 42
18 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Charity Adams Earley Academy For Girls
450 Shoup Mill Rd
Dayton, OH 45415
937-542-3000
  • Total: 266
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 29
19 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Charles L Loos Elementary School
45 Wamplaceer Ave
Dayton, OH 45405
937-542-5190
  • Total: 322
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 26
  • 6th grade: 47
19 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Cleveland Prek-8 School
1102 Pursell Ave
Dayton, OH 45420
937-542-4340
  • Total: 490
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 47
  • 6th grade: 48
  • 7th grade: 36
  • 8th grade: 54
20 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Dayton Boys Preparatory Academy
2400 Hoover Ave
Dayton, OH 45402
937-542-3000
  • Total: 199
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 25
17 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dayton Public Schools Preschool Academy @ Jackson
329 Abbey Ave
Dayton, OH 45417
937-542-4740
  • Total: 267
  • Pre-k: 267
18 to 1 15 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
E. J. Brown Prek-8 School
31 Willowwood Dr
Dayton, OH 45405
937-542-5740
  • Total: 359
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 37
  • 7th grade: 35
  • 8th grade: 32
16 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Eastmont Park Prek-8 School
1480 Edendale Rd
Dayton, OH 45432
937-542-4490
  • Total: 531
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 49
  • 6th grade: 58
  • 7th grade: 68
  • 8th grade: 59
18 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Edison Prek-7 School @ Fairview
2408 Philadelphia Dr
Dayton, OH 45406
937-542-4540
  • Total: 401
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 33
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 42
  • 7th grade: 49
  • 8th grade: 45
14 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Fairview Elementary School
1305 West Fairview Ave
Dayton, OH 45406
937-542-4590
  • Total: 367
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 89
15 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Franklin Montessori Prek-7 School
2617 East 5th St
Dayton, OH 45403
937-542-4640
  • Total: 443
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 35
  • 7th grade: 21
16 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Horace Mann Prek-7 School
715 Krebs Ave
Dayton, OH 45419
937-542-4890
  • Total: 372
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 29
  • 7th grade: 21
  • 8th grade: 2
16 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Kemp Prek-8 School
1923 Gonderoute Ave
Dayton, OH 45403
937-542-5090
  • Total: 436
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 40
  • 7th grade: 31
  • 8th grade: 30
16 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Kiser Prek-8 School
1401 Leo St
Dayton, OH 45404
937-542-5790
  • Total: 506
  • Pre-k: 47
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 48
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 41
18 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Louise Troy Prek-8 School
1630 Miami Chapel Rd
Dayton, OH 45408
937-542-4290
  • Total: 460
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 63
  • 7th grade: 45
19 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Meadowdale Prek-8 School
4448 Thompson Dr
Dayton, OH 45416
937-542-5390
  • Total: 476
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 52
  • 7th grade: 55
  • 8th grade: 50
16 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Orville Wright Elementary School
200 South Wright Ave
Dayton, OH 45403
937-542-5940
  • Total: 382
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 63
15 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Patterson/kennedy Prek-8 School
258 Wyoming St
Dayton, OH 45409
937-542-5490
  • Total: 694
  • Pre-k: 50
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 78
  • 6th grade: 60
  • 7th grade: 67
  • 8th grade: 53
15 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Rosa Parks Prek-8 School
3705 Lori Sue Ave
Dayton, OH 45406
937-542-4390
  • Total: 445
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 48
  • 7th grade: 42
  • 8th grade: 39
17 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Ruskin Prek-8 School
407 Ambrose Ct
Dayton, OH 45410
937-542-3000
  • Total: 401
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 37
  • 7th grade: 37
  • 8th grade: 29
14 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Valerie Prek-8 School
4020 Bradwood Dr
Dayton, OH 45405
937-542-5690
  • Total: 513
  • Pre-k: 54
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 59
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 38
19 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Westwood Prek-8 School
2805 Oakridge Dr
Dayton, OH 45417
937-542-4990
  • Total: 463
  • Pre-k: 49
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 45
  • 7th grade: 40
  • 8th grade: 41
19 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Wogaman Prek-8 School
920 Mcarthur Ave
Dayton, OH 45408
937-542-5890
  • Total: 467
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 58
  • 7th grade: 49
  • 8th grade: 44
20 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
World Of Wonder Prek-8 School
2826 Campus Dr
Dayton, OH 45406
937-542-3600
  • Total: 471
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 56
  • 7th grade: 41
  • 8th grade: 41
17 to 1 28 Kindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Dayton City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Belle Haven Prek-8 School
4401 Free Pike
Dayton, OH 45416
937-542-4220
  • Total: 476
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 55
  • 6th grade: 54
  • 7th grade: 49
  • 8th grade: 42
18 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Cleveland Prek-8 School
1102 Pursell Ave
Dayton, OH 45420
937-542-4340
  • Total: 490
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 47
  • 6th grade: 48
  • 7th grade: 36
  • 8th grade: 54
20 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
E. J. Brown Prek-8 School
31 Willowwood Dr
Dayton, OH 45405
937-542-5740
  • Total: 359
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 37
  • 7th grade: 35
  • 8th grade: 32
16 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Eastmont Park Prek-8 School
1480 Edendale Rd
Dayton, OH 45432
937-542-4490
  • Total: 531
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 49
  • 6th grade: 58
  • 7th grade: 68
  • 8th grade: 59
18 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Edison Prek-7 School @ Fairview
2408 Philadelphia Dr
Dayton, OH 45406
937-542-4540
  • Total: 401
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 33
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 42
  • 7th grade: 49
  • 8th grade: 45
14 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Franklin Montessori Prek-7 School
2617 East 5th St
Dayton, OH 45403
937-542-4640
  • Total: 443
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 35
  • 7th grade: 21
16 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Horace Mann Prek-7 School
715 Krebs Ave
Dayton, OH 45419
937-542-4890
  • Total: 372
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 29
  • 7th grade: 21
  • 8th grade: 2
16 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Kemp Prek-8 School
1923 Gonderoute Ave
Dayton, OH 45403
937-542-5090
  • Total: 436
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 40
  • 7th grade: 31
  • 8th grade: 30
16 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Kiser Prek-8 School
1401 Leo St
Dayton, OH 45404
937-542-5790
  • Total: 506
  • Pre-k: 47
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 48
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 41
18 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Louise Troy Prek-8 School
1630 Miami Chapel Rd
Dayton, OH 45408
937-542-4290
  • Total: 460
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 63
  • 7th grade: 45
19 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Meadowdale Prek-8 School
4448 Thompson Dr
Dayton, OH 45416
937-542-5390
  • Total: 476
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 52
  • 7th grade: 55
  • 8th grade: 50
16 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Patterson/kennedy Prek-8 School
258 Wyoming St
Dayton, OH 45409
937-542-5490
  • Total: 694
  • Pre-k: 50
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 78
  • 6th grade: 60
  • 7th grade: 67
  • 8th grade: 53
15 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Rosa Parks Prek-8 School
3705 Lori Sue Ave
Dayton, OH 45406
937-542-4390
  • Total: 445
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 48
  • 7th grade: 42
  • 8th grade: 39
17 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Ruskin Prek-8 School
407 Ambrose Ct
Dayton, OH 45410
937-542-3000
  • Total: 401
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 37
  • 7th grade: 37
  • 8th grade: 29
14 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Stivers School For The Arts High School
1313 East 5th St
Dayton, OH 45402
937-542-7380
  • Total: 936
  • 7th grade: 151
  • 8th grade: 146
  • 9th grade: 188
  • 10th grade: 158
  • 11th grade: 141
  • 12th grade: 152
20 to 1 48 7th Grade 12th Grade
Valerie Prek-8 School
4020 Bradwood Dr
Dayton, OH 45405
937-542-5690
  • Total: 513
  • Pre-k: 54
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 59
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 38
19 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Westwood Prek-8 School
2805 Oakridge Dr
Dayton, OH 45417
937-542-4990
  • Total: 463
  • Pre-k: 49
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 45
  • 7th grade: 40
  • 8th grade: 41
19 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Wilbur Wright Middle School
1361 Huffman Ave
Dayton, OH 45403
937-542-6380
  • Total: 397
  • 7th grade: 156
  • 8th grade: 241
11 to 1 35 7th Grade 8th Grade
Wogaman Prek-8 School
920 Mcarthur Ave
Dayton, OH 45408
937-542-5890
  • Total: 467
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 58
  • 7th grade: 49
  • 8th grade: 44
20 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
World Of Wonder Prek-8 School
2826 Campus Dr
Dayton, OH 45406
937-542-3600
  • Total: 471
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 56
  • 7th grade: 41
  • 8th grade: 41
17 to 1 28 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Dayton City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Belmont High School
2323 Maplaceeview Ave
Dayton, OH 45420
937-542-6460
  • Total: 960
  • 9th grade: 444
  • 10th grade: 240
  • 11th grade: 151
  • 12th grade: 125
16 to 1 62 9th Grade 12th Grade
Dunbar High School
1400 Albritton Dr
Dayton, OH 45408
937-542-6760
  • Total: 586
  • 9th grade: 230
  • 10th grade: 182
  • 11th grade: 103
  • 12th grade: 71
17 to 1 36 9th Grade 12th Grade
John High Patterson Career Center High School
441 River Corridor Dr
Dayton, OH 45402
937-542-7180
  • Total: 348
  • 9th grade: 42
  • 10th grade: 92
  • 11th grade: 102
  • 12th grade: 112
12 to 1 29 9th Grade 12th Grade
Meadowdale High School
4417 Williamson Dr
Dayton, OH 45416
937-542-7030
  • Total: 989
  • 9th grade: 471
  • 10th grade: 204
  • 11th grade: 156
  • 12th grade: 158
16 to 1 61 9th Grade 12th Grade
Stivers School For The Arts High School
1313 East 5th St
Dayton, OH 45402
937-542-7380
  • Total: 936
  • 7th grade: 151
  • 8th grade: 146
  • 9th grade: 188
  • 10th grade: 158
  • 11th grade: 141
  • 12th grade: 152
20 to 1 48 7th Grade 12th Grade
Thurgood Marshall High School
4447 Hoover Ave
Dayton, OH 45417
937-542-6610
  • Total: 576
  • 9th grade: 211
  • 10th grade: 107
  • 11th grade: 126
  • 12th grade: 132
16 to 1 36 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Dayton City (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Gardendale Academy
1733 North Gettysburg Ave
Dayton, OH 45427
937-268-6636
  • Total: 53
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 4
  • 4th grade: 3
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 6
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 11
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 2
4 to 1 14 Kindergarten 11th Grade
Gorman School
156 Grant St
Dayton, OH 45404
937-542-4790
  • Total: 119
  • Pre-k: 93
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 3
  • 2nd grade: 4
  • 3rd grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 3
11 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 9th Grade
Longfellow Learning Academy
245 Salem Ave
Dayton, OH 45406
937-223-8239
  • Total: 395
  • Pre-k: 72
  • Kindergarten: 3
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 2nd grade: 5
  • 3rd grade: 8
  • 4th grade: 7
  • 5th grade: 16
  • 6th grade: 10
  • 7th grade: 22
  • 8th grade: 21
  • 9th grade: 53
  • 10th grade: 39
  • 11th grade: 58
  • 12th grade: 79
22 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,791
  • Median family income: $35,181
  • Median male income: $21,445
  • Median female income: $16,341
  • Median income of a renter: $18,552
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,816
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    14,435 8,995 8,625 7,395 2,185