Average Teacher Salary in Carteret Borough

The average teacher salary in Carteret Borough is $62,309.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $35,624 $21,478 $26,366 $33,200 $44,244 $51,974
Kindergarten $67,344 $42,878 $50,960 $65,040 $83,884 $101,020
Elementary $67,394 $44,018 $51,358 $64,414 $82,382 $100,364
Middle school $69,614 $45,482 $52,724 $66,606 $84,966 $102,454
High school $71,572 $46,272 $54,164 $68,562 $87,304 $105,148

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General Facts

  • Staff: 395
  • Full time teachers: 289
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 48
  • Instructional Coordinators: 8
  • Elementary Teachers: 123
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 14
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: 108
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,277

Financial Statistics for Carteret Borough

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $25,123,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $26,117,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,873,000
  • Total revenue: $54,113,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $31,472,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $28,301,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $11,428,000
  • Expenditures per student: $271,000
  • Total expenditures: $53,055,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $11,360,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,924,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Carteret Borough

Elementary Schools within the Carteret Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Columbus
640 Lake Ave
Lyndhurst, NJ 7071
201-896-2075
  • Total: 121
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 15
16 to 1 8 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Minue
83 Post Blvd
Carteret, NJ 7008
732-541-8960
  • Total: 633
  • Pre-k: 59
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 111
  • 5th grade: 97
14 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Nathan Hale School
678 Roosevelt Ave
Carteret, NJ 7008
732-541-8960
  • Total: 536
  • Pre-k: 50
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 89
13 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Carteret Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carteret Middle School
300 Carteret Ave
Carteret, NJ 7008
732-541-8960
  • Total: 878
  • 6th grade: 269
  • 7th grade: 293
  • 8th grade: 274
13 to 1 68 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Carteret Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carteret High
199 Washington Ave
Carteret, NJ 7008
732-541-8960
  • Total: 1,109
  • 9th grade: 280
  • 10th grade: 304
  • 11th grade: 255
  • 12th grade: 238
15 to 1 76 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,967
  • Median family income: $54,609
  • Median male income: $32,014
  • Median female income: $20,900
  • Median income of a renter: $30,616
  • Median income of a home owner: $55,294
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    920 865 1,150 1,590 765