Average Teacher Salary in Reading School District

The average teacher salary in Reading School District is $49,806.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,634 $18,142 $20,793 $23,904 $33,576 $38,890
Kindergarten $53,087 $36,277 $42,215 $52,020 $62,819 $73,503
Elementary $53,215 $34,881 $42,031 $50,942 $64,257 $78,168
Middle school $58,816 $39,010 $46,819 $56,187 $70,101 $84,646
High school $57,279 $38,144 $44,764 $55,436 $69,500 $82,871

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,150
  • Full time teachers: 1,142
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 258
  • Instructional Coordinators: 25
  • Elementary Teachers: 536
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 53
  • Pre-K Teachers: 12
  • High School Teachers: 450
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 16,826

Financial Statistics for Reading School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $39,897,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $109,196,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $27,954,000
  • Total revenue: $177,047,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $91,066,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $80,285,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $36,324,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,030,000
  • Total expenditures: $181,455,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $36,149,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $10,040,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Reading School District

Elementary Schools within the Reading School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Amanda E Stout El School
321 South 10th St
Reading, PA 19602
610-371-5815
  • Total: 735
  • Kindergarten: 155
  • 1st grade: 133
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 112
  • 4th grade: 121
  • 5th grade: 104
16 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Glenside El School
400 Harrison Ave
Glenside, PA 19038
215-881-6440
  • Total: 356
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 56
12 to 1 30 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Lauers Park El School
251 North 2nd St
Reading, PA 19601
610-371-5960
  • Total: 791
  • Kindergarten: 171
  • 1st grade: 114
  • 2nd grade: 148
  • 3rd grade: 116
  • 4th grade: 118
  • 5th grade: 124
16 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Millmont El School
400 Summit Ave
Reading, PA 19611
610-371-5853
  • Total: 123
  • Kindergarten: 24
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 19
  • 4th grade: 18
  • 5th grade: 16
7 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Northwest El School
900 Maplacee St
Lebanon, PA 17046
717-273-9391
  • Total: 749
  • Kindergarten: 201
  • 1st grade: 112
  • 2nd grade: 127
  • 3rd grade: 108
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 110
16 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Riverside El School
Ave A And 5th St
Riverside, PA 17868
570-271-3268
  • Total: 184
  • Kindergarten: 179
  • 1st grade: 156
  • 2nd grade: 123
  • 3rd grade: 150
  • 4th grade: 163
  • 5th grade: 152
12 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Sixteenth & Haak El School
1601 Haak St
Reading, PA 19602
610-371-5760
  • Total: 614
  • Kindergarten: 132
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 99
20 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tenth & Green El School
400 North 10th St
Reading, PA 19604
610-371-5756
  • Total: 683
  • Kindergarten: 159
  • 1st grade: 111
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 96
18 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tenth & Penn El School
955 Penn St
Reading, PA 19601
610-320-6994
  • Total: 599
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 109
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 126
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 79
16 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Thirteenth & Green El School
501 North 13th St
Reading, PA 19604
610-371-5766
  • Total: 743
  • Kindergarten: 161
  • 1st grade: 131
  • 2nd grade: 119
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 103
  • 5th grade: 118
19 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Thirteenth & Union El School
1600 North 13th St
Reading, PA 19604
610-371-5795
  • Total: 1,005
  • Kindergarten: 306
  • 1st grade: 148
  • 2nd grade: 149
  • 3rd grade: 136
  • 4th grade: 147
  • 5th grade: 119
19 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Thomas High Ford El School
901 Margaret St
Reading, PA 19611
610-371-5928
  • Total: 502
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 78
14 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Twelfth & Marion El School
1200 North 12th St
Reading, PA 19604
610-371-5788
  • Total: 541
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 114
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 113
17 to 1 32 1st Grade 5th Grade
Tyson-schoener El School
315 South 5th St
Reading, PA 19602
610-371-5951
  • Total: 652
  • Kindergarten: 156
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 96
14 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Reading School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Northeast Middle School
1110 Fernwood St
Bethlehem, PA 18018
610-868-8581
  • Total: 836
  • 6th grade: 270
  • 7th grade: 271
  • 8th grade: 295
14 to 1 61 6th Grade 8th Grade
Northwest Middle School
1000 North Front St
Reading, PA 19601
610-371-5882
  • Total: 832
  • 6th grade: 145
  • 7th grade: 338
  • 8th grade: 349
12 to 1 68 6th Grade 8th Grade
School Of Technology And Communication At Thomas F
901 Margaret St
Reading, PA 19611
610-371-5928
  • Total: 285
  • 6th grade: 285
18 to 1 16 6th Grade 6th Grade
School Of The Performing Arts At Glenside
500 Lackawanna St
Reading, PA 19601
610-371-5913
  • Total: 287
  • 6th grade: 287
17 to 1 17 6th Grade 6th Grade
Southern Middle School
931 Chestnut St
Reading, PA 19602
610-371-5802
  • Total: 724
  • 7th grade: 257
  • 8th grade: 246
13 to 1 56 6th Grade 8th Grade
Southwest Middle School
300 Chestnut St
Reading, PA 19602
610-371-5934
  • Total: 481
  • 6th grade: 23
  • 7th grade: 226
  • 8th grade: 232
10 to 1 50 6th Grade 8th Grade
The School Of Agriculture Ecology And Science
400 Summit Ave
Reading, PA 19611
610-371-5611
  • Total: 279
  • 6th grade: 279
15 to 1 19 6th Grade 6th Grade

High Schools within the Reading School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Reading Senior High School
801 North 13th St
Reading, PA 19604
610-371-5710
  • Total: 4,825
  • 9th grade: 1,654
  • 10th grade: 1,410
  • 11th grade: 1,072
  • 12th grade: 689
18 to 1 271 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,086
  • Median family income: $31,067
  • Median male income: $21,697
  • Median female income: $15,876
  • Median income of a renter: $18,370
  • Median income of a home owner: $36,043
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    7,305 4,240 3,820 2,510 740

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