Average Teacher Salary in Mars Area School District

The average teacher salary in Mars Area School District is $47,732.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,010 $16,040 $17,970 $21,950 $27,360 $32,870
Kindergarten $56,140 $35,450 $42,370 $51,640 $73,370 $84,570
Elementary $51,080 $30,840 $39,600 $48,740 $62,060 $76,430
Middle school $52,480 $35,510 $42,010 $49,960 $62,430 $75,920
High school $54,950 $35,570 $43,400 $52,780 $66,460 $80,760

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General Facts

  • Staff: 316
  • Full time teachers: 190
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 19
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 78
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 96
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,023

Financial Statistics for Mars Area School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $21,737,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,467,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $431,000
  • Total revenue: $31,635,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $15,017,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $13,803,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,928,000
  • Expenditures per student: $4,000
  • Total expenditures: $28,613,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,510,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $993,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Mars Area School District

Elementary Schools within the Mars Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mars Area Centennial School
100 Winfield Manor Dr
Mars, PA 16046
724-625-2601
  • Total: 460
  • 5th grade: 236
  • 6th grade: 224
19 to 1 24 5th Grade 6th Grade
Mars Area El School
549 Route 228
Mars, PA 16046
724-625-3161
  • Total: 720
  • 2nd grade: 218
  • 3rd grade: 263
  • 4th grade: 239
16 to 1 45 2nd Grade 5th Grade
Mars Area Primary Center
547 Route 228
Mars, PA 16046
724-625-1588
  • Total: 435
  • Kindergarten: 225
  • 1st grade: 210
19 to 1 24 Kindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Mars Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mars Area Middle School
1775 Three Degree Rd
Mars, PA 16046
724-625-3145
  • Total: 474
  • 7th grade: 226
  • 8th grade: 248
14 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Mars Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mars Area Senior High School
520 Route 228
Mars, PA 16046
724-625-1581
  • Total: 934
  • 9th grade: 230
  • 10th grade: 275
  • 11th grade: 209
  • 12th grade: 220
15 to 1 63 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $30,058
  • Median family income: $61,150
  • Median male income: $38,597
  • Median female income: $18,617
  • Median income of a renter: $27,917
  • Median income of a home owner: $58,250
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    465 580 910 985 1,065

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