Average Teacher Salary in Mercer Area School District

The average teacher salary in Mercer Area School District is $43,582.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $20,150 $15,510 $16,030 $18,110 $21,390 $27,090
Kindergarten $46,920 $23,170 $31,650 $47,160 $60,990 $67,560
Elementary $50,920 $30,630 $40,450 $52,290 $61,820 $68,450
Middle school $48,630 $30,160 $35,540 $46,500 $60,980 $71,560
High school $51,290 $31,110 $40,150 $51,950 $62,560 $71,740

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General Facts

  • Staff: 181
  • Full time teachers: 74
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 20 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 19
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 37
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 2
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 31
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,368

Financial Statistics for Mercer Area School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,899,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $7,379,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $743,000
  • Total revenue: $15,021,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,769,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $7,405,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,567,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $14,091,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,418,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $827,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Mercer Area School District

Elementary Schools within the Mercer Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mercer Area El School
301 Lamor Rd
Mercer, PA 16137
724-662-5102
  • Total: 659
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 114
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 112
16 to 1 40 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Mercer Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mercer Area Middle School
545 West Butler St
Mercer, PA 16137
724-662-5104
  • Total: 239
  • 7th grade: 121
  • 8th grade: 118
26 to 1 9 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Mercer Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mercer Area Senior High School
545 West Butler St
Mercer, PA 16137
724-662-5104
  • Total: 470
  • 9th grade: 125
  • 10th grade: 120
  • 11th grade: 113
  • 12th grade: 112
20 to 1 24 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,996
  • Median family income: $44,043
  • Median male income: $26,437
  • Median female income: $15,678
  • Median income of a renter: $22,402
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,467
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    590 680 695 690 185

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