Average Teacher Salary in Somerset Area School District

The average teacher salary in Somerset Area School District is $43,588.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $33,370 $17,710 $20,350 $30,150 $40,920 $60,070
Kindergarten $48,640 $31,670 $36,610 $45,730 $59,990 $70,570
Elementary $45,990 $22,640 $35,140 $46,500 $58,470 $65,500
Middle school $48,680 $24,170 $37,790 $50,760 $60,210 $66,380
High school $41,260 $21,130 $23,670 $41,760 $55,400 $64,720

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General Facts

  • Staff: 341
  • Full time teachers: 180
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 45
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 70
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 10
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 77
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,478

Financial Statistics for Somerset Area School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $17,374,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $11,592,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,787,000
  • Total revenue: $30,753,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $15,493,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $14,360,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,977,000
  • Expenditures per student: $129,000
  • Total expenditures: $30,036,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,354,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,462,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $484,000

Information on Schools within Somerset Area School District

Elementary Schools within the Somerset Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Eagle View El School
191 Discovery Ln
Somerset, PA 15501
814-444-8455
  • Total: 552
  • 4th grade: 177
  • 5th grade: 185
  • 6th grade: 190
14 to 1 41 4th Grade 6th Grade
Friedens El School
1936 Stoystown Rd
Friedens, PA 15541
814-445-6436
  • Total: 157
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 42
15 to 1 11 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Maple Ridge El School
105 New Centerville Rd
Somerset, PA 15501
814-445-6677
  • Total: 489
  • Kindergarten: 131
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 129
  • 3rd grade: 130
13 to 1 38 Kindergarten 3rd Grade
Sipesville El School
1036 Schoolhouse Rd
Sipesville, PA 15561
814-445-7789
  • Total: 80
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 21
17 to 1 5 Kindergarten 3rd Grade

Middle Schools within the Somerset Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Somerset Area Junior High School
645 South Columbia Ave Ste 120
Somerset, PA 15501
814-443-2831
  • Total: 574
  • 7th grade: 208
  • 8th grade: 191
  • 9th grade: 175
14 to 1 41 7th Grade 9th Grade

High Schools within the Somerset Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Somerset Area Senior High School
645 South Columbia Ave Ste 130
Somerset, PA 15501
814-443-2831
  • Total: 626
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 210
  • 11th grade: 193
  • 12th grade: 222
14 to 1 45 10th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,159
  • Median family income: $39,652
  • Median male income: $23,786
  • Median female income: $12,393
  • Median income of a renter: $20,259
  • Median income of a home owner: $38,887
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,180 1,445 1,335 975 265

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