Average Teacher Salary in Berkeley Heights

The average teacher salary in Berkeley Heights is $56,656.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $37,931 $22,183 $27,085 $36,676 $46,640 $55,100
Kindergarten $55,695 $37,580 $44,211 $51,755 $66,103 $84,551
Elementary $60,716 $41,885 $47,981 $56,795 $72,683 $87,921
Middle school $62,940 $43,185 $49,630 $59,283 $76,953 $90,491
High school $66,001 $44,171 $50,791 $62,723 $81,033 $96,363

How to Become a Teacher in Berkeley Heights

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General Facts

  • Staff: 325
  • Full time teachers: 229
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 34
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 84
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 4
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 120
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,403

Financial Statistics for Berkeley Heights

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $39,501,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $6,718,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $807,000
  • Total revenue: $47,026,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $26,458,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $25,277,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,497,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,000
  • Total expenditures: $52,999,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,030,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,910,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Berkeley Heights

Elementary Schools within the Berkeley Heights

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Columbia
School Rd
Mcguire Afb, NJ 8641
609-723-5900
  • Total: 167
  • 6th grade: 204
  • 7th grade: 206
  • 8th grade: 215
12 to 1 15 3rd Grade 4th Grade
Early Child Cnt-hamil Ter
651 Mountain Ave
Berkeley Heights, NJ 7922
908-464-5583
  • Total: 391
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 160
  • 1st grade: 191
12 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 1st Grade
Mountain Park
55 Fairfax Dr
Berkeley Heights, NJ 7922
908-464-1713
  • Total: 271
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 55
11 to 1 24 2nd Grade 5th Grade
Thomas P Hughes
446 Snyder Ave
Berkeley Heights, NJ 7922
908-464-1717
  • Total: 317
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 82
12 to 1 26 2nd Grade 5th Grade
William Woodruff
Briarwood Dr West
Berkeley Heights, NJ 7922
908-464-1723
  • Total: 222
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 54
9 to 1 24 2nd Grade 5th Grade

High Schools within the Berkeley Heights

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Governor Livingston High School
175 Watchung Blvd
Berkeley Heights, NJ 7922
908-464-3100
  • Total: 1,035
  • 9th grade: 264
  • 10th grade: 242
  • 11th grade: 257
  • 12th grade: 265
13 to 1 77 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $43,981
  • Median family income: $118,862
  • Median male income: $69,273
  • Median female income: $31,528
  • Median income of a renter: $58,828
  • Median income of a home owner: $111,616
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    115 200 340 825 2,255