Average Teacher Salary in Richland 02

The average teacher salary in Richland 02 is $43,268.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,447 $14,572 $15,991 $18,687 $28,222 $34,925
Kindergarten $47,820 $32,855 $39,574 $47,901 $57,423 $63,594
Elementary $46,854 $33,632 $38,555 $46,071 $55,505 $63,282
Middle school $49,055 $34,770 $40,504 $49,495 $57,841 $64,543
High school $50,165 $35,110 $40,543 $48,450 $59,193 $68,068

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,056
  • Full time teachers: 1,695
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 11
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 1,103
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 73
  • Pre-K Teachers: 41
  • High School Teachers: 478
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 24,516

Financial Statistics for Richland 02

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $119,872,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $99,015,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $14,232,000
  • Total revenue: $233,119,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $117,239,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $121,536,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $33,595,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,161,000
  • Total expenditures: $296,302,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $68,417,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $11,531,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $2,097,000

Information on Schools within Richland 02

Elementary Schools within the Richland 02

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bethel-hanberry Elementary
125 Boney Rd
Blythewood, SC 29016
803-691-6880
  • Total: 732
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 109
  • 2nd grade: 116
  • 3rd grade: 127
  • 4th grade: 123
  • 5th grade: 144
17 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Bookman Road Elementary
1245 Bookman Rd
Elgin, SC 29045
803-699-1724
  • Total: 630
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 119
15 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Bridge Creek Elementary
121 Bombing Range Rd
Columbia, SC 29229
803-462-3900
  • Total: 441
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 61
13 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
E L Wright Middle
2740 Alpine Rd
Columbia, SC 29223
803-736-8740
  • Total: 1,300
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 23
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 353
  • 7th grade: 342
  • 8th grade: 383
16 to 1 81 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Forest Lake Elementary
6801 Brookfield Rd
Columbia, SC 29206
803-782-0470
  • Total: 577
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 86
  • 3rd grade: 104
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 96
12 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Joseph Keels Elementary
7500 Springcrest Dr
Columbia, SC 29223
803-736-8754
  • Total: 631
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 121
  • 5th grade: 96
13 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Killian Elementary
2621 Clemson Rd
Columbia, SC 29229
803-699-2981
  • Total: 630
  • Pre-k: 98
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 99
13 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
L B Nelson Elementary
225 North Brickyard Rd
Columbia, SC 29223
803-736-8730
  • Total: 573
  • Pre-k: 37
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 84
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 85
14 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
L W Conder Elementary
8040 Hunt Club Rd
Columbia, SC 29223
803-736-8720
  • Total: 704
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 111
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 124
  • 4th grade: 122
  • 5th grade: 119
13 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lake Carolina Elementary
1151 Kelly Mill Rd
Blythewood, SC 29016
803-714-1300
  • Total: 871
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 128
  • 1st grade: 136
  • 2nd grade: 146
  • 3rd grade: 140
  • 4th grade: 143
  • 5th grade: 152
16 to 1 56 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
North Springs Elementary
1300 Clemson Rd
Columbia, SC 29229
803-736-3183
  • Total: 711
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 118
  • 3rd grade: 116
  • 4th grade: 133
  • 5th grade: 130
14 to 1 51 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Polo Road Elementary
1250 Polo Rd
Columbia, SC 29223
803-419-2226
  • Total: 696
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 123
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 113
13 to 1 52 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Pontiac Elementary
500 Spears Creek Church
Elgin, SC 29045
803-699-2700
  • Total: 755
  • Pre-k: 46
  • Kindergarten: 125
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 117
  • 3rd grade: 123
  • 4th grade: 120
  • 5th grade: 105
15 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rice Creek Elementary
4751 Hard Scrabble Rd
Columbia, SC 29229
803-699-2900
  • Total: 778
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 116
  • 1st grade: 123
  • 2nd grade: 126
  • 3rd grade: 134
  • 4th grade: 134
  • 5th grade: 123
14 to 1 58 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Round Top Elementary
449 Rimer Pond Rd
Blythewood, SC 29016
803-691-8676
  • Total: 754
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 110
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 119
  • 3rd grade: 118
  • 4th grade: 121
  • 5th grade: 137
16 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sandlapper Elementary
1001 Longtown Rd
Columbia, SC 29229
803-691-4045
  • Total: 770
  • Pre-k: 51
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 140
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 120
  • 4th grade: 109
  • 5th grade: 136
13 to 1 58 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Summit Parkway Middle
200 Summit Parkway
Columbia, SC 29229
803-699-3580
  • Total: 995
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 22
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 287
  • 7th grade: 229
  • 8th grade: 283
14 to 1 70 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Windsor Elementary
9800 Dunbarton Dr
Columbia, SC 29223
803-736-8723
  • Total: 616
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 114
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 103
  • 5th grade: 80
14 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Richland 02

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Blythewood Middle
2351 Longtown Rd East
Blythewood, SC 29016
803-691-6850
  • Total: 1,028
  • 6th grade: 328
  • 7th grade: 355
  • 8th grade: 345
16 to 1 66 6th Grade 8th Grade
Dent Middle
6950 North Trenholm Rd
Columbia, SC 29206
803-699-2750
  • Total: 1,267
  • 6th grade: 420
  • 7th grade: 435
  • 8th grade: 412
14 to 1 90 6th Grade 8th Grade
E L Wright Middle
2740 Alpine Rd
Columbia, SC 29223
803-736-8740
  • Total: 1,300
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 23
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 353
  • 7th grade: 342
  • 8th grade: 383
16 to 1 81 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Kelly Mill Middle
1141 Kelly Mill Rd
Blythewood, SC 29016
803-691-7210
  • Total: 1,094
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 16
  • 6th grade: 379
  • 7th grade: 309
  • 8th grade: 318
14 to 1 76 6th Grade 8th Grade
Longleaf Middle
1160 Longreen Parkway
Columbia, SC 29229
803-691-4870
  • Total: 540
  • 6th grade: 175
  • 7th grade: 211
  • 8th grade: 154
12 to 1 46 6th Grade 8th Grade
Summit Parkway Middle
200 Summit Parkway
Columbia, SC 29229
803-699-3580
  • Total: 995
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 22
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 287
  • 7th grade: 229
  • 8th grade: 283
14 to 1 70 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Richland 02

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Blythewood High
10901 Wilson Blvd
Blythewood, SC 29016
803-691-4090
  • Total: 1,994
  • 9th grade: 581
  • 10th grade: 586
  • 11th grade: 471
  • 12th grade: 356
16 to 1 126 9th Grade 12th Grade
Richland Northeast High
7500 Brookfield Rd
Columbia, SC 29223
803-699-2800
  • Total: 1,558
  • 7th grade: 38
  • 9th grade: 518
  • 10th grade: 384
  • 11th grade: 274
  • 12th grade: 344
14 to 1 109 9th Grade 12th Grade
Ridge View High
4801 Hard Scrabble Rd
Columbia, SC 29229
803-699-2999
  • Total: 1,980
  • 9th grade: 597
  • 10th grade: 560
  • 11th grade: 468
  • 12th grade: 355
16 to 1 121 9th Grade 12th Grade
Spring Valley High
120 Sparkleberry Ln
Columbia, SC 29229
803-699-3500
  • Total: 1,891
  • 9th grade: 567
  • 10th grade: 496
  • 11th grade: 428
  • 12th grade: 400
16 to 1 122 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $24,939
  • Median family income: $59,832
  • Median male income: $32,052
  • Median female income: $21,743
  • Median income of a renter: $32,581
  • Median income of a home owner: $60,548
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,780 3,680 5,025 6,705 4,725