Average Teacher Salary in Harrisburg City School District

The average teacher salary in Harrisburg City 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

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,416
  • Full time teachers: 737
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 122
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 281
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 27
  • Pre-K Teachers: 29
  • High School Teachers: 285
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,306

Financial Statistics for Harrisburg City School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $45,779,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $73,206,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $14,265,000
  • Total revenue: $133,250,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $64,583,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $57,883,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $22,881,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,178,000
  • Total expenditures: $149,062,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $21,947,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $8,937,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $874,000

Information on Schools within Harrisburg City School District

Elementary Schools within the Harrisburg City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Acts @ William Penn School
2915 North Third St
Harrisburg, PA 17110
717-703-0400
  • Total: 267
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 7
  • 6th grade: 10
  • 7th grade: 11
  • 8th grade: 20
  • 9th grade: 37
  • 10th grade: 41
  • 11th grade: 71
  • 12th grade: 69
7 to 1 36 4th Grade 12th Grade
Benjamin Franklin School
1205 North 6th St
Harrisburg, PA 17110
717-703-1200
  • Total: 636
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 43
  • 7th grade: 73
  • 8th grade: 90
12 to 1 51 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Camp Curtin School
2900 North 6th St
Harrisburg, PA 17110
717-703-4200
  • Total: 720
  • Pre-k: 59
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 86
  • 6th grade: 95
  • 7th grade: 78
  • 8th grade: 87
11 to 1 68 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Downey School
1313 Monroe St
Harrisburg, PA 17103
717-703-1240
  • Total: 551
  • Pre-k: 127
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 36
  • 7th grade: 52
  • 8th grade: 74
11 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Foose School
1301 Sycamore St
Harrisburg, PA 17104
717-703-1280
  • Total: 634
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 73
  • 6th grade: 80
13 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Hamilton School
1701 North 6th St
Harrisburg, PA 17102
717-703-1320
  • Total: 316
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 59
13 to 1 25 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Lincoln School
1601 State St
Harrisburg, PA 17103
717-703-1360
  • Total: 346
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 44
  • 7th grade: 25
  • 8th grade: 37
10 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Marshall School
301 Hale Ave
Harrisburg, PA 17104
717-703-1400
  • Total: 448
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 43
  • 7th grade: 52
  • 8th grade: 54
11 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Math Science Academy @ Benjamin Franklin School
1205 North Sixth St
Harrisburg, PA 17102
717-703-1200
  • Total: 181
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 46
  • 7th grade: 47
  • 8th grade: 47
18 to 1 10 5th Grade 8th Grade
Melrose School
2041 Berryhill St
Harrisburg, PA 17104
717-703-1440
  • Total: 375
  • Pre-k: 60
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 39
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 1
11 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Rowland School
1842 Derry St
Harrisburg, PA 17104
717-703-4500
  • Total: 636
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 101
  • 6th grade: 100
  • 7th grade: 187
  • 8th grade: 158
11 to 1 59 3rd Grade 8th Grade
Scott School Early Childhood Center
1900 Derry St
Harrisburg, PA 17104
717-703-4560
  • Total: 548
  • Pre-k: 90
  • Kindergarten: 117
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 118
  • 3rd grade: 104
13 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
Steele School
2537 North 5th St
Harrisburg, PA 17110
717-703-1560
  • Total: 296
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 33
12 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Harrisburg City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Benjamin Franklin School
1205 North 6th St
Harrisburg, PA 17110
717-703-1200
  • Total: 636
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 43
  • 7th grade: 73
  • 8th grade: 90
12 to 1 51 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Camp Curtin School
2900 North 6th St
Harrisburg, PA 17110
717-703-4200
  • Total: 720
  • Pre-k: 59
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 86
  • 6th grade: 95
  • 7th grade: 78
  • 8th grade: 87
11 to 1 68 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Downey School
1313 Monroe St
Harrisburg, PA 17103
717-703-1240
  • Total: 551
  • Pre-k: 127
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 36
  • 7th grade: 52
  • 8th grade: 74
11 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Hamilton School
1701 North 6th St
Harrisburg, PA 17102
717-703-1320
  • Total: 316
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 59
13 to 1 25 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Lincoln School
1601 State St
Harrisburg, PA 17103
717-703-1360
  • Total: 346
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 44
  • 7th grade: 25
  • 8th grade: 37
10 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Marshall School
301 Hale Ave
Harrisburg, PA 17104
717-703-1400
  • Total: 448
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 43
  • 7th grade: 52
  • 8th grade: 54
11 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Math Science Academy @ Benjamin Franklin School
1205 North Sixth St
Harrisburg, PA 17102
717-703-1200
  • Total: 181
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 46
  • 7th grade: 47
  • 8th grade: 47
18 to 1 10 5th Grade 8th Grade
Melrose School
2041 Berryhill St
Harrisburg, PA 17104
717-703-1440
  • Total: 375
  • Pre-k: 60
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 39
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 1
11 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Rowland School
1842 Derry St
Harrisburg, PA 17104
717-703-4500
  • Total: 636
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 101
  • 6th grade: 100
  • 7th grade: 187
  • 8th grade: 158
11 to 1 59 3rd Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Harrisburg City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Acts @ William Penn School
2915 North Third St
Harrisburg, PA 17110
717-703-0400
  • Total: 267
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 7
  • 6th grade: 10
  • 7th grade: 11
  • 8th grade: 20
  • 9th grade: 37
  • 10th grade: 41
  • 11th grade: 71
  • 12th grade: 69
7 to 1 36 4th Grade 12th Grade
Career Technology Academy
2915 North Third St
Harrisburg, PA 17110
717-703-4350
  • Total: 337
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 86
  • 10th grade: 95
  • 11th grade: 82
  • 12th grade: 73
7 to 1 47 9th Grade 12th Grade
Harrisburg High School
2451 Market St
Harrisburg, PA 17103
717-703-4300
  • Total: 1,603
  • 9th grade: 418
  • 10th grade: 406
  • 11th grade: 412
  • 12th grade: 367
14 to 1 117 9th Grade 12th Grade
Harrisburg University Of Science And Technology High
215 Market St
Harrisburg, PA 17101
717-703-1900
  • Total: 357
  • 9th grade: 98
  • 10th grade: 93
  • 11th grade: 83
  • 12th grade: 83
14 to 1 27 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Harrisburg City School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Shimmell School
548 South 17th St
Harrisburg, PA 17104
717-703-1520
  • Total: 55
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 5
  • 7th grade: 7
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 14
4 to 1 15 2nd Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,787
  • Median family income: $29,556
  • Median male income: $21,595
  • Median female income: $18,411
  • Median income of a renter: $20,599
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,726
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,785 2,265 1,940 1,495 585

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