Average Teacher Salary in Scranton School District

The average teacher salary in Scranton School District is $47,290.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,630 $16,970 $19,350 $24,950 $28,970 $31,340
Kindergarten $51,090 $28,400 $34,450 $54,070 $66,260 $75,470
Elementary $49,350 $25,320 $33,980 $46,940 $64,320 $77,100
Middle school $56,040 $36,740 $44,140 $56,000 $68,690 $78,280
High school $55,340 $34,580 $41,520 $53,560 $70,380 $81,480

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,134
  • Full time teachers: 690
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 110
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 289
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 23
  • Pre-K Teachers: 14
  • High School Teachers: 305
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 9,605

Financial Statistics for Scranton School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $51,574,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $44,561,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $9,337,000
  • Total revenue: $105,472,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $61,777,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $58,549,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $15,999,000
  • Expenditures per student: $330,000
  • Total expenditures: $110,085,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $34,677,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $7,726,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Scranton School District

Elementary Schools within the Scranton School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Charles Sumner #18
North Sumner Ave And Swetland
Scranton, PA 18504
570-348-3688
  • Total: 332
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 46
16 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Frances Willard #32
1100 Eynon St
Scranton, PA 18504
570-348-3692
  • Total: 576
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 98
14 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
George Bancroft #34
1002 Albright Ave
Scranton, PA 18508
570-348-3667
  • Total: 302
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 37
14 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
John Adams #4
927 Capouse Ave
Scranton, PA 18509
570-348-3655
  • Total: 200
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 28
  • 4th grade: 20
  • 5th grade: 37
12 to 1 17 Kindergarten 5th Grade
John F. Kennedy #7
Prospect Ave And Saginaw St
Scranton, PA 18505
570-348-3673
  • Total: 293
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 35
13 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
John G Whittier #2
700 Orchard St
Scranton, PA 18505
570-348-3690
  • Total: 335
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 60
16 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
John J. Audubon #42
1801 Mulberry St
Scranton, PA 18510
570-348-3665
  • Total: 270
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 29
11 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
John Marshall #41
North Lincoln Ave And Oram St
Scranton, PA 18504
570-348-3677
  • Total: 396
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 56
15 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln-jackson #14
Academy St And Hyde Park Ave
Scranton, PA 18505
570-348-3675
  • Total: 257
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 39
13 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mcnichols Plaza
1111 South Irving Ave
Scranton, PA 18505
570-348-3685
  • Total: 470
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 56
15 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Neil Armstrong #40
North Lincoln Ave And Clearvie
Scranton, PA 18508
570-348-3661
  • Total: 520
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 66
15 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Robert Morris #27
1824 Blvd Ave
Scranton, PA 18509
570-348-3681
  • Total: 384
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 46
16 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
William Prescott #38
Prescott Ave And Myrtle St
Scranton, PA 18510
570-348-3683
  • Total: 293
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 40
17 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Scranton School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Northeast Intermediate School
Adams Ave And Gibson St
Scranton, PA 18510
570-348-3651
  • Total: 750
  • 6th grade: 246
  • 7th grade: 258
  • 8th grade: 246
14 to 1 54 6th Grade 8th Grade
South Scranton Intermediate School
355 Maplacee St
Scranton, PA 18505
570-348-3631
  • Total: 516
  • 6th grade: 181
  • 7th grade: 166
  • 8th grade: 169
12 to 1 44 6th Grade 8th Grade
West Scranton Intermediate School
Fellows St And Parrot Ave
Scranton, PA 18504
570-348-3475
  • Total: 767
  • 6th grade: 253
  • 7th grade: 243
  • 8th grade: 271
13 to 1 60 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Scranton School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Scranton High School
63 Munchak Way
Scranton, PA 18508
570-348-3481
  • Total: 1,805
  • 9th grade: 475
  • 10th grade: 474
  • 11th grade: 403
  • 12th grade: 453
14 to 1 125 9th Grade 12th Grade
West Scranton High School
1201 Luzerne St
Scranton, PA 18504
570-348-3616
  • Total: 1,139
  • 9th grade: 276
  • 10th grade: 310
  • 11th grade: 275
  • 12th grade: 278
15 to 1 75 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,174
  • Median family income: $39,233
  • Median male income: $22,728
  • Median female income: $14,408
  • Median income of a renter: $19,294
  • Median income of a home owner: $39,358
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    5,115 4,200 4,270 3,615 1,060

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