Average Teacher Salary in Derry Township School District

The average teacher salary in Derry Township School District is $46,440.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,420 $16,830 $18,390 $21,600 $27,800 $32,750
Kindergarten $51,080 $29,700 $39,220 $49,200 $62,790 $77,070
Elementary $50,940 $28,720 $40,770 $50,700 $62,420 $72,710
Middle school $52,480 $36,210 $43,120 $50,510 $61,890 $73,740
High school $54,280 $33,630 $44,350 $52,760 $65,360 $77,090

How to Become a Teacher in Derry Township School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 466
  • Full time teachers: 244
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 42
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 104
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 119
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,555

Financial Statistics for Derry Township School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $40,857,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $6,547,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $445,000
  • Total revenue: $47,849,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $19,531,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $21,371,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,020,000
  • Expenditures per student: $404,000
  • Total expenditures: $49,953,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $11,209,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,082,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $357,000

Information on Schools within Derry Township School District

Elementary Schools within the Derry Township School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hershey Early Childhood Center
450-rear Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA 17033
717-531-2211
  • Total: 512
  • Kindergarten: 257
  • 1st grade: 255
24 to 1 21 Kindergarten 1st Grade
Hershey Intermediate El School
450 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA 17033
717-531-2277
  • Total: 521
  • 4th grade: 270
  • 5th grade: 249
  • 6th grade: 2
16 to 1 33 4th Grade 5th Grade
Hershey Primary El School
450 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA 17033
717-531-2277
  • Total: 514
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 2nd grade: 249
  • 3rd grade: 264
13 to 1 40 2nd Grade 3rd Grade

Middle Schools within the Derry Township School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hershey Middle School
500 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA 17033
717-531-2222
  • Total: 850
  • 6th grade: 286
  • 7th grade: 269
  • 8th grade: 290
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 1
12 to 1 69 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Derry Township School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hershey High School
550 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA 17033
717-531-2244
  • Total: 1,158
  • 9th grade: 265
  • 10th grade: 306
  • 11th grade: 284
  • 12th grade: 303
14 to 1 81 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $31,365
  • Median family income: $68,838
  • Median male income: $38,167
  • Median female income: $24,333
  • Median income of a renter: $35,354
  • Median income of a home owner: $69,719
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    440 860 1,050 1,675 1,720

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