Average Teacher Salary in Dorchester 02

The average teacher salary in Dorchester 02 is $41,936.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,550 $15,440 $17,740 $20,660 $25,080 $52,240
Kindergarten $48,410 $25,990 $33,660 $48,130 $61,060 $76,490
Elementary $43,110 $27,120 $34,820 $41,760 $53,000 $62,600
Middle school $44,090 $30,590 $36,500 $42,870 $52,830 $62,120
High school $48,520 $33,780 $38,260 $47,060 $58,380 $66,360

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,683
  • Full time teachers: 1,346
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 19 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 71
  • Instructional Coordinators: 9
  • Elementary Teachers: 903
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 70
  • Pre-K Teachers: 12
  • High School Teachers: 361
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 21,812

Financial Statistics for Dorchester 02

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $70,802,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $87,999,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $10,402,000
  • Total revenue: $169,203,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $89,216,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $92,041,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $25,817,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,057,000
  • Total expenditures: $207,561,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $51,021,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $8,880,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $599,000

Information on Schools within Dorchester 02

Elementary Schools within the Dorchester 02

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beech Hill Elementary
1001 Beech Hill Rd
Summerville, SC 29485
843-821-3970
  • Total: 1,023
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 163
  • 1st grade: 141
  • 2nd grade: 166
  • 3rd grade: 187
  • 4th grade: 163
  • 5th grade: 163
17 to 1 61 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Eagle Nest Elementary
8640 River Oaks Dr
North Charleston, SC 29420
843-695-2460
  • Total: 755
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 131
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 119
  • 3rd grade: 128
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 122
16 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Flowertown Elementary
20 King Charles Circlecle
Summerville, SC 29485
843-871-7400
  • Total: 966
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 132
  • 1st grade: 166
  • 2nd grade: 147
  • 3rd grade: 183
  • 4th grade: 154
  • 5th grade: 144
15 to 1 66 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fort Dorchester Elementary
5201 Old Glory Ln
Summerville, SC 29485
843-832-5550
  • Total: 1,076
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 169
  • 1st grade: 162
  • 2nd grade: 200
  • 3rd grade: 156
  • 4th grade: 180
  • 5th grade: 169
14 to 1 75 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Knightsville Elementary
847 Orangeburg Rd
Summerville, SC 29483
843-873-4851
  • Total: 988
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 184
  • 1st grade: 146
  • 2nd grade: 176
  • 3rd grade: 153
  • 4th grade: 159
  • 5th grade: 130
17 to 1 60 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Newington Elementary
10 King Charles Circlecle
Summerville, SC 29485
843-871-3230
  • Total: 852
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 124
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 139
  • 3rd grade: 129
  • 4th grade: 143
  • 5th grade: 161
16 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Oakbrook Elementary
306 Old Foroute Dr
Ladson, SC 29456
843-821-1165
  • Total: 1,130
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 175
  • 1st grade: 187
  • 2nd grade: 182
  • 3rd grade: 194
  • 4th grade: 178
  • 5th grade: 176
17 to 1 68 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Spann Elementary
901 John Mckissick Way
Summerville, SC 29483
843-873-3050
  • Total: 881
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 130
  • 1st grade: 147
  • 2nd grade: 153
  • 3rd grade: 140
  • 4th grade: 127
  • 5th grade: 144
15 to 1 60 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Summerville Elementary
835 South Main St
Summerville, SC 29483
843-873-2372
  • Total: 929
  • Pre-k: 37
  • Kindergarten: 141
  • 1st grade: 129
  • 2nd grade: 148
  • 3rd grade: 150
  • 4th grade: 161
  • 5th grade: 163
17 to 1 54 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
William M Reeves Elementary
1003 Dubose School Rd
Summerville, SC 29483
843-695-2450
  • Total: 898
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 129
  • 1st grade: 160
  • 2nd grade: 140
  • 3rd grade: 132
  • 4th grade: 156
  • 5th grade: 141
16 to 1 56 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Windsor Hill Elementary
8600 William Moultrie Dr
North Charleston, SC 29420
843-760-9820
  • Total: 843
  • Pre-k: 59
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 129
  • 3rd grade: 158
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 138
13 to 1 64 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Dorchester 02

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alston Middle
500 Bryan St
Summerville, SC 29483
843-873-3890
  • Total: 878
  • 6th grade: 284
  • 7th grade: 305
  • 8th grade: 289
15 to 1 60 6th Grade 8th Grade
Charles B Dubose Middle
1005 Dubose School Rd
Summerville, SC 29483
843-875-7012
  • Total: 905
  • 6th grade: 304
  • 7th grade: 299
  • 8th grade: 302
16 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade
Gregg Middle
500 Green Wave Blvd
Summerville, SC 29483
843-871-3150
  • Total: 961
  • 6th grade: 314
  • 7th grade: 307
  • 8th grade: 340
17 to 1 58 6th Grade 8th Grade
Oakbrook Middle
286 Old Foroute Dr
Ladson, SC 29456
843-873-9750
  • Total: 975
  • 6th grade: 324
  • 7th grade: 334
  • 8th grade: 317
16 to 1 62 6th Grade 8th Grade
River Oaks Middle
8642 River Oaks Dr
North Charleston, SC 29418
843-695-2470
  • Total: 731
  • 6th grade: 253
  • 7th grade: 226
  • 8th grade: 252
16 to 1 46 6th Grade 8th Grade
Rollings Middle School Of The
815 South Main St
Summerville, SC 29483
843-873-3610
  • Total: 629
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 222
  • 7th grade: 214
  • 8th grade: 192
16 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Dorchester 02

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ashley Ridge High
9800 Delemar Hwy
Summerville, SC 29485
843-695-4900
  • Total: 832
  • 9th grade: 478
  • 10th grade: 333
  • 11th grade: 16
  • 12th grade: 5
83 to 1 10 9th Grade 12th Grade
Fort Dorchester High
8500 Patriot Blvd
North Charleston, SC 29420
843-760-4450
  • Total: 2,395
  • 9th grade: 717
  • 10th grade: 583
  • 11th grade: 529
  • 12th grade: 566
17 to 1 142 9th Grade 12th Grade
Summerville High
1101 Boone Hill Rd
Summerville, SC 29483
843-873-6460
  • Total: 3,165
  • 9th grade: 918
  • 10th grade: 768
  • 11th grade: 764
  • 12th grade: 715
17 to 1 183 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,768
  • Median family income: $52,720
  • Median male income: $31,067
  • Median female income: $19,432
  • Median income of a renter: $30,542
  • Median income of a home owner: $52,979
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,645 3,685 5,585 6,760 2,510