Average Teacher Salary in Atlantic City

The average teacher salary in Atlantic City is $51,254.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,180 $18,190 $21,040 $27,180 $35,590 $46,760
Kindergarten $52,950 $41,940 $44,490 $48,840 $58,850 $77,930
Elementary $56,000 $40,710 $45,310 $52,530 $69,860 $79,490
Middle school $57,260 $39,960 $46,070 $55,720 $71,390 $80,450
High school $59,880 $43,000 $47,790 $54,860 $73,200 $85,730

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General Facts

  • Staff: 865
  • Full time teachers: 681
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 8 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 75
  • Instructional Coordinators: 17
  • Elementary Teachers: 336
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 25
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 252
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,334

Financial Statistics for Atlantic City

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $119,927,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $30,345,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $12,315,000
  • Total revenue: $162,587,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $84,128,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $69,151,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $31,952,000
  • Expenditures per student: $878,000
  • Total expenditures: $150,587,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $24,360,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,097,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Atlantic City

Elementary Schools within the Atlantic City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brighton Avenue School
30 North Brighton Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7200
  • Total: 109
  • Pre-k: 109
7 to 1 16 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Chelsea Heights
1401 Filberoute Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7272
  • Total: 364
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 28
  • 6th grade: 33
  • 7th grade: 75
  • 8th grade: 60
10 to 1 38 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Dr M L King Jr School Comp
Dr Martin Luther King Jr Bo
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7380
  • Total: 536
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 34
  • 7th grade: 43
  • 8th grade: 50
8 to 1 71 Kindergarten 8th Grade
New Jersey Ave
35 North New Jersey Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7290
  • Total: 285
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 24
  • 6th grade: 29
6 to 1 45 Kindergarten 6th Grade
New York Avenue School
411 North New York Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7280
  • Total: 499
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 47
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 76
8 to 1 64 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Richmond Ave
Richmond And Ventnor Aves
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7250
  • Total: 371
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 43
8 to 1 44 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Sovereign Ave School
111 North Sovereign Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7260
  • Total: 738
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 83
  • 6th grade: 67
  • 7th grade: 82
  • 8th grade: 86
9 to 1 86 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Texas Avenue
Texas And Arctic Aves
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7350
  • Total: 541
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 49
  • 6th grade: 49
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 37
9 to 1 59 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Uptown School Complex
323 Madison Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-344-8809
  • Total: 600
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 71
  • 6th grade: 55
  • 7th grade: 62
  • 8th grade: 63
8 to 1 75 Kindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Atlantic City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chelsea Heights
1401 Filberoute Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7272
  • Total: 364
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 28
  • 6th grade: 33
  • 7th grade: 75
  • 8th grade: 60
10 to 1 38 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Dr M L King Jr School Comp
Dr Martin Luther King Jr Bo
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7380
  • Total: 536
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 34
  • 7th grade: 43
  • 8th grade: 50
8 to 1 71 Kindergarten 8th Grade
New York Avenue School
411 North New York Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7280
  • Total: 499
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 47
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 76
8 to 1 64 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Sovereign Ave School
111 North Sovereign Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7260
  • Total: 738
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 83
  • 6th grade: 67
  • 7th grade: 82
  • 8th grade: 86
9 to 1 86 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Texas Avenue
Texas And Arctic Aves
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7350
  • Total: 541
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 49
  • 6th grade: 49
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 37
9 to 1 59 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Uptown School Complex
323 Madison Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-344-8809
  • Total: 600
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 71
  • 6th grade: 55
  • 7th grade: 62
  • 8th grade: 63
8 to 1 75 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Atlantic City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Atlantic City High
1400 Albany Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 8401
609-343-7300
  • Total: 2,264
  • 9th grade: 696
  • 10th grade: 523
  • 11th grade: 522
  • 12th grade: 462
13 to 1 175 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,402
  • Median family income: $31,997
  • Median male income: $21,235
  • Median female income: $19,211
  • Median income of a renter: $21,524
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,057
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,375 2,085 1,530 1,275 560