Average Teacher Salary in Tamaqua Area School District

The average teacher salary in Tamaqua Area School District is $48,314.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,300 $16,370 $20,300 $28,420 $35,410 $39,770
Kindergarten $46,520 $29,450 $36,550 $44,980 $56,540 $66,540
Elementary $51,710 $31,380 $42,310 $53,710 $62,680 $70,140
Middle school $60,910 $40,250 $51,170 $62,130 $72,310 $80,840
High school $54,130 $36,240 $43,690 $53,320 $64,160 $74,670

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General Facts

  • Staff: 264
  • Full time teachers: 115
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 21 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 19
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 51
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 55
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,100

Financial Statistics for Tamaqua Area School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $13,923,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,937,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,428,000
  • Total revenue: $25,288,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $14,322,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,038,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,584,000
  • Expenditures per student: $31,000
  • Total expenditures: $24,051,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,522,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,460,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $432,000

Information on Schools within Tamaqua Area School District

Elementary Schools within the Tamaqua Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Rush El School
50 Meadow Ave
Tamaqua, PA 18252
570-668-6932
  • Total: 139
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 20
  • 5th grade: 18
32 to 1 4 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Tamaqua El School
Boyle Ave
Tamaqua, PA 18252
570-668-3306
  • Total: 570
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 96
18 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
West Penn Township El School
185 School Dr
New Ringgold, PA 17960
570-386-5051
  • Total: 247
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 40
23 to 1 11 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Tamaqua Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Tamaqua Area Middle School
502 Penn St
Tamaqua, PA 18252
570-668-1210
  • Total: 475
  • 6th grade: 145
  • 7th grade: 167
  • 8th grade: 162
  • 9th grade: 1
16 to 1 30 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Tamaqua Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Tamaqua Area Senior High School
500 Penn St
Tamaqua, PA 18252
570-668-1901
  • Total: 669
  • 9th grade: 167
  • 10th grade: 173
  • 11th grade: 164
  • 12th grade: 165
18 to 1 37 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,152
  • Median family income: $41,655
  • Median male income: $28,248
  • Median female income: $14,854
  • Median income of a renter: $17,991
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,927
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    995 1,170 1,220 965 265

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