Average Teacher Salary in Dover Area School District

The average teacher salary in Dover Area School District is $51,459.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,551 $16,498 $18,731 $24,245 $29,847 $38,184
Kindergarten $51,868 $33,590 $39,678 $49,205 $65,540 $74,828
Elementary $57,941 $35,425 $44,855 $59,590 $72,297 $80,365
Middle school $63,464 $41,355 $50,492 $62,892 $75,635 $86,771
High school $57,472 $38,142 $45,490 $56,208 $70,614 $80,867

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General Facts

  • Staff: 440
  • Full time teachers: 240
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 48
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 115
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 13
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 106
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,623

Financial Statistics for Dover Area School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $27,433,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $14,841,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $843,000
  • Total revenue: $43,117,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $18,974,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $18,898,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,066,000
  • Expenditures per student: $45,000
  • Total expenditures: $39,421,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $10,826,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,020,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,149,000

Information on Schools within Dover Area School District

Elementary Schools within the Dover Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dover Area El School
109 East Canal St
Dover, PA 17315
717-292-3671
  • Total: 320
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 63
16 to 1 20 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Kralltown El School
21 Creek Rd
East Berlin, PA 17316
717-432-3525
  • Total: 112
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 18
  • 4th grade: 22
16 to 1 7 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Leib El School
2925 Oakland Rd
Dover, PA 17315
717-292-3671
  • Total: 529
  • Kindergarten: 124
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 90
17 to 1 32 Kindergarten 4th Grade
North Salem El School
5161 North Salem Church Rd
Dover, PA 17315
717-292-3671
  • Total: 577
  • 5th grade: 270
  • 6th grade: 306
  • 7th grade: 1
15 to 1 39 5th Grade 6th Grade
Weigelstown El School
3205 Carlisle Rd
Dover, PA 17315
717-292-3671
  • Total: 470
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 75
14 to 1 33 Kindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Dover Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dover Area Intermediate School
4500 Intermediate Ave
Dover, PA 17315
717-292-3671
  • Total: 588
  • 7th grade: 283
  • 8th grade: 305
16 to 1 36 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Dover Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dover Area High School
46 West Canal St
Dover, PA 17315
717-292-3671
  • Total: 1,027
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 277
  • 10th grade: 245
  • 11th grade: 263
  • 12th grade: 241
14 to 1 74 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,403
  • Median family income: $53,056
  • Median male income: $32,370
  • Median female income: $19,176
  • Median income of a renter: $31,078
  • Median income of a home owner: $50,945
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    875 1,215 1,785 2,155 450

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