Average Teacher Salary in North Plainfield Borough

The average teacher salary in North Plainfield Borough is $55,610.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,340 $19,240 $22,410 $27,950 $33,670 $48,140
Kindergarten $62,860 $42,690 $48,610 $60,050 $79,260 $91,780
Elementary $60,220 $43,730 $48,710 $56,430 $71,490 $86,320
Middle school $61,280 $44,070 $49,140 $56,990 $75,650 $87,240
High school $63,350 $44,690 $50,010 $59,040 $77,190 $90,500

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General Facts

  • Staff: 404
  • Full time teachers: 289
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 10 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 50
  • Instructional Coordinators: 9
  • Elementary Teachers: 91
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 8
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 142
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,169

Financial Statistics for North Plainfield Borough

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $28,238,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $22,602,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,456,000
  • Total revenue: $53,296,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $28,234,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $28,513,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,990,000
  • Expenditures per student: $801,000
  • Total expenditures: $50,492,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $10,917,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,678,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within North Plainfield Borough

Elementary Schools within the North Plainfield Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East End
170 Oneida Ave
North Plainfield, NJ 7060
908-769-6070
  • Total: 448
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 80
11 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Somerset
303 Somerset St
North Plainfield, NJ 7060
908-769-6080
  • Total: 507
  • 5th grade: 253
  • 6th grade: 254
11 to 1 47 5th Grade 6th Grade
Stony Brook
136 Cedar Grove Rd
Somerville, NJ 8876
908-722-2400
  • Total: 296
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 58
9 to 1 32 3rd Grade 5th Grade
West End
447 Greenbrook Rd
North Plainfield, NJ 7060
908-769-6083
  • Total: 524
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 36
11 to 1 48 Kindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the North Plainfield Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
North Plainfield High
34 Wilson Ave
North Plainfield, NJ 7060
908-769-6000
  • Total: 1,394
  • 7th grade: 243
  • 8th grade: 253
  • 9th grade: 255
  • 10th grade: 244
  • 11th grade: 195
  • 12th grade: 193
11 to 1 129 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the North Plainfield Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
North Plainfield High
34 Wilson Ave
North Plainfield, NJ 7060
908-769-6000
  • Total: 1,394
  • 7th grade: 243
  • 8th grade: 253
  • 9th grade: 255
  • 10th grade: 244
  • 11th grade: 195
  • 12th grade: 193
11 to 1 129 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $22,791
  • Median family income: $62,875
  • Median male income: $31,545
  • Median female income: $24,343
  • Median income of a renter: $41,869
  • Median income of a home owner: $68,011
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    660 735 1,070 1,595 1,085