Average Teacher Salary in Lancaster City

The average teacher salary in Lancaster City is $46,116.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,692 $16,450 $17,910 $20,481 $23,633 $27,746
Kindergarten $49,197 $26,873 $34,743 $49,796 $62,759 $73,204
Elementary $54,863 $33,380 $42,849 $56,030 $67,969 $77,393
Middle school $49,004 $26,452 $32,863 $47,255 $64,964 $76,527
High school $55,828 $36,740 $44,147 $54,935 $67,974 $78,538

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General Facts

  • Staff: 667
  • Full time teachers: 372
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 18 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 63
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 154
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 24
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 141
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,721

Financial Statistics for Lancaster City

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $30,111,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $22,492,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,877,000
  • Total revenue: $56,480,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $26,863,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $28,078,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,989,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,045,000
  • Total expenditures: $45,640,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $12,096,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,736,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,178,000

Information on Schools within Lancaster City

Elementary Schools within the Lancaster City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cedar Heights Elementary School
1515 Cedar Hill Rd
Lancaster, OH 43130
740-687-7334
  • Total: 369
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 69
18 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
East Elementary School
751 East Wheeling St
Lancaster, OH 43130
740-687-7338
  • Total: 370
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 67
18 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Medill Elementary School
1151 James Rd
Lancaster, OH 43130
740-687-7352
  • Total: 333
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 53
20 to 1 17 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Sanderson Elementary School
1450 Marietta Rd NE
Lancaster, OH 43130
740-687-7354
  • Total: 326
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 53
18 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
South Elementary School
518 South 8th St
Cambridge, OH 43725
740-439-7592
  • Total: 259
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 39
16 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tallmadge Elementary School
611 Lewis Ave
Lancaster, OH 43130
740-687-7336
  • Total: 421
  • Pre-k: 141
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 40
21 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tarhe Elementary School
425 Whittier Dr North
Lancaster, OH 43130
740-687-7330
  • Total: 406
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 55
19 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
West Elementary School
24604 Us Route 30
East Rochester, OH 44625
330-894-2311
  • Total: 202
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 45
19 to 1 11 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lancaster City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
General Sherman Junior High School
701 Union St
Lancaster, OH 43130
740-687-7344
  • Total: 691
  • 6th grade: 237
  • 7th grade: 235
  • 8th grade: 219
18 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade
Thomas Ewing Junior High School
825 East Fair Ave
Lancaster, OH 43130
740-687-7347
  • Total: 625
  • 6th grade: 212
  • 7th grade: 222
  • 8th grade: 191
20 to 1 31 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lancaster City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lancaster High School
1312 Granville Pike
Lancaster, OH 43130
740-681-7500
  • Total: 1,719
  • 9th grade: 443
  • 10th grade: 407
  • 11th grade: 411
  • 12th grade: 458
18 to 1 98 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,323
  • Median family income: $43,388
  • Median male income: $26,475
  • Median female income: $16,009
  • Median income of a renter: $25,321
  • Median income of a home owner: $43,939
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,695 2,650 2,965 2,520 880