Average Teacher Salary in Westerly

The average teacher salary in Westerly is $57,604.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,280 $18,140 $20,780 $26,720 $33,180 $42,070
Kindergarten $65,670 $36,440 $58,690 $68,200 $77,860 $87,830
Elementary $66,490 $38,540 $55,250 $67,170 $78,140 $91,990
Middle school $62,350 $37,800 $51,190 $64,440 $75,120 $84,620
High school $64,230 $40,700 $51,220 $64,680 $76,450 $87,380

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General Facts

  • Staff: 467
  • Full time teachers: 253
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 82
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 106
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 131
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,196

Financial Statistics for Westerly

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $40,852,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $10,224,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,626,000
  • Total revenue: $53,702,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $29,465,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $31,159,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $11,966,000
  • Expenditures per student: $805,000
  • Total expenditures: $54,240,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $15,396,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,280,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Westerly

Elementary Schools within the Westerly

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bradford Elementary School
15 Church St
Bradford, RI 2808
401-348-2283
  • Total: 172
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 24
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 23
  • 5th grade: 25
39 to 1 4 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dunn's Corners School
8 1/2 Placeateau Rd
Westerly, RI 2891
401-348-2320
  • Total: 303
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 58
12 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Springbrook Elementary School
39 Springbrook Rd
Westerly, RI 2891
401-348-2296
  • Total: 275
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 42
14 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
State Street School
25 State St
Westerly, RI 2891
401-348-2340
  • Total: 274
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 57
9 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Tower Street School
93 Tower St
Westerly, RI 2891
401-348-2782
  • Total: 334
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 54
12 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Westerly

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Westerly Middle School
10 Sandy Hill Rd
Westerly, RI 2891
401-348-2750
  • Total: 775
  • 6th grade: 257
  • 7th grade: 235
  • 8th grade: 283
12 to 1 66 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Westerly

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Westerly High School
23 Ward Ave
Westerly, RI 2891
401-596-2109
  • Total: 1,063
  • 9th grade: 270
  • 10th grade: 275
  • 11th grade: 244
  • 12th grade: 274
14 to 1 77 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $24,092
  • Median family income: $53,165
  • Median male income: $31,683
  • Median female income: $20,025
  • Median income of a renter: $28,254
  • Median income of a home owner: $54,333
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    860 1,160 1,470 1,755 905