Average Teacher Salary in Chester 01

The average teacher salary in Chester 01 is $42,990.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,350 $15,260 $17,570 $27,100 $40,870 $53,320
Kindergarten $45,360 $31,890 $37,550 $45,450 $53,310 $59,880
Elementary $46,520 $33,140 $37,460 $45,960 $55,570 $63,050
Middle school $46,260 $30,870 $36,790 $45,530 $56,040 $64,070
High school $46,460 $32,000 $37,860 $45,600 $53,910 $64,280

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General Facts

  • Staff: 596
  • Full time teachers: 422
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 88
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 273
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 21
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 126
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,746

Financial Statistics for Chester 01

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $23,777,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $29,795,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $7,526,000
  • Total revenue: $61,098,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $31,511,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $32,923,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,420,000
  • Expenditures per student: $465,000
  • Total expenditures: $58,792,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $16,923,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,760,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,061,000

Information on Schools within Chester 01

Elementary Schools within the Chester 01

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Charter Academy For Teaching
109 Hinton St
Chester, SC 29706
803-385-6334
  • Total: 292
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 30
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 38
  • 7th grade: 26
  • 8th grade: 33
15 to 1 19 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Chester Park Elem.fine Arts
835 Lancaster Hwy
Chester, SC 29706
803-581-5184
  • Total: 616
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 125
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 84
15 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Chester Park Elementary Literacy/tec
835 Lancaster Hwy
Chester, SC 29706
803-581-5184
  • Total: 524
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 74
14 to 1 37 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Chester Park Elementary Of Inquiry
835 Lancaster Hwy
Chester, SC 29706
803-581-7282
  • Total: 327
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 66
12 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Great Falls Elementary
301 Dearborn St
Great Falls, SC 29055
803-482-2214
  • Total: 436
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 66
15 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lewisville Elementary
4006 Lewisville High School Ro
Richburg, SC 29729
803-789-5164
  • Total: 585
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 103
  • 5th grade: 83
15 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Chester 01

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Charter Academy For Teaching
109 Hinton St
Chester, SC 29706
803-385-6334
  • Total: 292
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 30
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 38
  • 7th grade: 26
  • 8th grade: 33
15 to 1 19 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Chester Middle
1014 Mccandless Rd
Chester, SC 29706
803-377-8192
  • Total: 677
  • 6th grade: 209
  • 7th grade: 228
  • 8th grade: 240
11 to 1 62 6th Grade 8th Grade
Great Falls Middle
409 Sunset Ave
Great Falls, SC 29055
803-482-2220
  • Total: 245
  • 6th grade: 82
  • 7th grade: 79
  • 8th grade: 84
14 to 1 18 6th Grade 8th Grade
Lewisville Middle
3595 Lancaster Hwy
Richburg, SC 29729
803-789-5858
  • Total: 327
  • 6th grade: 106
  • 7th grade: 104
  • 8th grade: 117
14 to 1 24 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Chester 01

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chester Senior High
1330 J A Cochran By-pass
Chester, SC 29706
803-377-3161
  • Total: 984
  • 9th grade: 336
  • 10th grade: 271
  • 11th grade: 198
  • 12th grade: 179
20 to 1 49 9th Grade 12th Grade
Great Falls High
411 Sunset Ave
Great Falls, SC 29055
803-482-2210
  • Total: 315
  • 9th grade: 94
  • 10th grade: 81
  • 11th grade: 71
  • 12th grade: 69
12 to 1 27 9th Grade 12th Grade
Lewisville High
3971 Lewisville High School Ro
Richburg, SC 29729
803-789-5131
  • Total: 418
  • 9th grade: 113
  • 10th grade: 108
  • 11th grade: 115
  • 12th grade: 82
16 to 1 26 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,709
  • Median family income: $38,087
  • Median male income: $26,020
  • Median female income: $16,649
  • Median income of a renter: $20,332
  • Median income of a home owner: $36,126
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,625 2,305 2,105 1,900 455