Average Teacher Salary in Madison Metropolitan School District

The average teacher salary in Madison Metropolitan School District is $43,109.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,180 $17,634 $19,826 $22,602 $25,837 $32,868
Kindergarten $42,925 $28,069 $34,051 $42,246 $50,320 $60,484
Elementary $48,131 $31,590 $38,972 $48,321 $57,013 $65,450
Middle school $50,120 $33,935 $40,177 $49,204 $59,682 $69,608
High school $50,193 $33,716 $40,613 $49,897 $60,352 $68,662

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,497
  • Full time teachers: 1,752
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 329
  • Instructional Coordinators: 114
  • Elementary Teachers: 755
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 113
  • Pre-K Teachers: 14
  • High School Teachers: 866
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 22,588

Information on Schools within Madison Metropolitan School District

Elementary Schools within the Madison Metropolitan School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Allied Drive Learning Center Elementary
2237 Allied Dr
Madison, WI 53711
608-204-6561
  • Total: 177
  • Pre-k: 177
not available not available Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Allis Elementary
4201 Buckeye Rd
Madison, WI 53716
608-204-1056
  • Total: 385
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 71
12 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Black Hawk Middle
Main St
Gratiot, WI 53541
608-922-6457
  • Total: 119
  • 5th grade: 30
  • 6th grade: 21
  • 7th grade: 39
  • 8th grade: 29
13 to 1 9 5th Grade 8th Grade
Cesar Chavez Elementary
3502 Maplacee Grove Dr
Madison, WI 53719
608-442-2000
  • Total: 578
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 105
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 79
16 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Crestwood Elementary
W8464 Cth Aa
Antigo, WI 54409
715-623-6557
  • Total: 117
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 59
12 to 1 10 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Elvehjem Elementary
5106 Academy Dr
Madison, WI 53716
608-204-1400
  • Total: 425
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 69
16 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Emerson Elementary
2101 Campbell Rd
La Crosse, WI 54601
608-789-7990
  • Total: 339
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 34
  • 2nd grade: 29
  • 3rd grade: 31
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 32
15 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Falk Elementary
6323 Woodington Way
Madison, WI 53711
608-204-2180
  • Total: 344
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 54
10 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Franklin Elementary
800 South 35th St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
920-683-4751
  • Total: 348
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 37
14 to 1 25 1st Grade 6th Grade
Glendale Elementary
1201 Tompkins Dr
Madison, WI 53716
608-204-2400
  • Total: 415
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 60
11 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Gompers Elementary
1502 Wyoming Way
Madison, WI 53704
608-204-4520
  • Total: 229
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 32
  • 5th grade: 47
12 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hawthorne Elementary
3344 Concord Ave
Madison, WI 53714
608-204-2500
  • Total: 339
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 64
13 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Huegel Elementary
2601 Prairie Rd
Madison, WI 53711
608-204-3100
  • Total: 424
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 73
13 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Kennedy Elementary
616 West 2nd St
Junction City, WI 54443
715-345-5699
  • Total: 219
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 106
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 70
12 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lake View Elementary
1802 Tennyson Ln
Madison, WI 53704
608-204-4040
  • Total: 265
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 35
12 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lapham Elementary
1045 East Dayton St
Madison, WI 53703
608-204-4140
  • Total: 231
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 84
15 to 1 15 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Leopold Elementary
2602 Post Rd
Madison, WI 53713
608-204-4240
  • Total: 689
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 130
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 129
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 99
12 to 1 56 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln Elementary
4416 South Packard Ave
Cudahy, WI 53110
414-294-2930
  • Total: 358
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 65
12 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lindbergh Elementary
4500 Kennedy Rd
Madison, WI 53704
608-204-6500
  • Total: 219
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 30
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 34
12 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lowell Elementary
401 Maplacee Ave
Madison, WI 53704
608-204-6600
  • Total: 285
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 47
  • 6th grade: 61
11 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Marquette Elementary
1501 Jenifer St
Madison, WI 53703
608-204-3220
  • Total: 221
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 73
14 to 1 16 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Mendota Elementary
4002 School Rd
Madison, WI 53704
608-204-7840
  • Total: 271
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 42
11 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Midvale Elementary
502 Caromar Dr
Madison, WI 53711
608-204-6700
  • Total: 356
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 129
  • 1st grade: 111
  • 2nd grade: 115
12 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Muir Elementary
6602 Inner Dr
Madison, WI 53705
608-663-8170
  • Total: 465
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 68
15 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Nuestro Mundo
4201 Buckeye Rd
Madison, WI 53716
608-204-1076
  • Total: 213
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 41
14 to 1 16 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Olson Elementary
801 Redan Dr
Verona, WI 53593
608-442-2600
  • Total: 274
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 20
15 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Orchard Ridge Elementary
5602 Russett Rd
Madison, WI 53711
608-204-2320
  • Total: 253
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 45
11 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Randall Elementary
1802 Regent St
Madison, WI 53705
608-204-3300
  • Total: 347
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 129
  • 5th grade: 99
16 to 1 22 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Sandburg Elementary
4114 Donald Dr
Madison, WI 53704
608-204-7940
  • Total: 331
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 50
12 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Schenk Elementary
230 Schenk St
Madison, WI 53714
608-204-1500
  • Total: 417
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 68
12 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Shorewood Hills Elementary
1105 Shorewood Blvd
Madison, WI 53705
608-204-1200
  • Total: 424
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 56
16 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Stephens Elementary
120 South Rosa Rd
Madison, WI 53705
608-204-1900
  • Total: 422
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 73
14 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Thoreau Elementary
3870 Nakoma Rd
Madison, WI 53711
608-204-6940
  • Total: 380
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 60
13 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Van Hise Elementary
4747 Waukesha St
Madison, WI 53705
608-204-4800
  • Total: 342
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 50
16 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Madison Metropolitan School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Black Hawk Middle
Main St
Gratiot, WI 53541
608-922-6457
  • Total: 119
  • 5th grade: 30
  • 6th grade: 21
  • 7th grade: 39
  • 8th grade: 29
13 to 1 9 5th Grade 8th Grade
Cherokee Heights Middle
4301 Cherokee Dr
Madison, WI 53711
608-204-1240
  • Total: 576
  • 6th grade: 159
  • 7th grade: 217
  • 8th grade: 200
13 to 1 43 6th Grade 8th Grade
Hamilton Middle
4801 Waukesha St
Madison, WI 53705
608-204-4620
  • Total: 757
  • 6th grade: 252
  • 7th grade: 234
  • 8th grade: 271
16 to 1 48 6th Grade 8th Grade
James Wright Middle
1717 Fish Hatchery Rd
Madison, WI 53713
608-204-1340
  • Total: 241
  • 6th grade: 79
  • 7th grade: 84
  • 8th grade: 78
12 to 1 21 6th Grade 8th Grade
Jefferson Middle
501 South Taft Ave
Jefferson, WI 53549
920-675-1300
  • Total: 369
  • 6th grade: 194
  • 7th grade: 139
  • 8th grade: 145
12 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade
O'keeffe Middle
510 South Thornton Ave
Madison, WI 53703
608-204-6820
  • Total: 429
  • 6th grade: 140
  • 7th grade: 151
  • 8th grade: 138
14 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade
Sennett Middle
502 Pflaum Rd
Madison, WI 53716
608-204-1920
  • Total: 641
  • 6th grade: 209
  • 7th grade: 208
  • 8th grade: 224
13 to 1 50 6th Grade 8th Grade
Sherman Middle
1610 Ruskin St
Madison, WI 53704
608-204-2100
  • Total: 377
  • 6th grade: 124
  • 7th grade: 121
  • 8th grade: 132
11 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade
Spring Harbor Middle
1110 Spring Harbor Dr
Madison, WI 53705
608-204-1100
  • Total: 268
  • 6th grade: 90
  • 7th grade: 90
  • 8th grade: 88
13 to 1 21 6th Grade 8th Grade
Toki Middle
5606 Russett Rd
Madison, WI 53711
608-204-4740
  • Total: 536
  • 6th grade: 183
  • 7th grade: 170
  • 8th grade: 183
12 to 1 45 6th Grade 8th Grade
Whitehorse Middle
218 Schenk St
Madison, WI 53714
608-204-4480
  • Total: 474
  • 6th grade: 165
  • 7th grade: 148
  • 8th grade: 161
15 to 1 31 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Madison Metropolitan School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East High
7500 Milwaukee Ave
Wauwatosa, WI 53213
414-773-2000
  • Total: 1,143
  • 9th grade: 321
  • 10th grade: 303
  • 11th grade: 359
  • 12th grade: 349
18 to 1 63 9th Grade 12th Grade
Lafollette High
702 Pflaum Rd
Madison, WI 53716
608-204-3600
  • Total: 1,645
  • 9th grade: 387
  • 10th grade: 413
  • 11th grade: 439
  • 12th grade: 406
16 to 1 100 9th Grade 12th Grade
Memorial High
1225 4th St
Beloit, WI 53511
608-361-3005
  • Total: 1,918
  • 9th grade: 622
  • 10th grade: 448
  • 11th grade: 462
  • 12th grade: 386
15 to 1 124 9th Grade 12th Grade
West High
1200 West Wausau Ave
Wausau, WI 54401
715-261-0850
  • Total: 1,599
  • 9th grade: 295
  • 10th grade: 295
  • 11th grade: 357
  • 12th grade: 235
15 to 1 104 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Madison Metropolitan School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Aero Alternative Education Resource Option
1045 East Dayton St
Madison, WI 53703
608-204-4225
  • Total: 17
  • 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 5
not available not available 8th Grade 9th Grade
Diploma Completion High
545 West Dayton St
Madison, WI 53703
608-663-1907
  • Total: 70
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 11
  • 12th grade: 55
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade
Metro School
210 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Madison, WI 53709
608-663-1634
  • Total: 40
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade: 14
not available not available Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Sapar Program High
1501 Jenifer St
Madison, WI 53703
608-204-4225
  • Total: 31
  • 9th grade: 7
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 6
8 to 1 4 7th Grade 12th Grade
Shabazz-city High
1601 North Sherman Ave
Madison, WI 53704
608-204-2440
  • Total: 116
  • 10th grade: 19
  • 11th grade: 37
  • 12th grade: 60
10 to 1 12 9th Grade 12th Grade
Work & Learning High
545 West Dayton St
Madison, WI 53703
608-204-4225
  • Total: 120
  • 11th grade: 64
  • 12th grade: 56
60 to 1 2 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $23,609
  • Median family income: $58,749
  • Median male income: $23,264
  • Median female income: $18,629
  • Median income of a renter: $27,190
  • Median income of a home owner: $62,641
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    6,590 6,760 9,515 13,280 8,335