Average Teacher Salary in Dover Town

The average teacher salary in Dover Town is $57,806.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $40,120 $22,970 $28,270 $39,060 $49,970 $58,620
Kindergarten $56,510 $39,280 $45,600 $52,550 $66,110 $85,110
Elementary $61,750 $43,820 $49,250 $57,780 $73,390 $88,390
Middle school $63,360 $44,140 $50,280 $59,700 $77,530 $91,090
High school $67,290 $45,090 $51,690 $63,860 $82,800 $98,400

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General Facts

  • Staff: 304
  • Full time teachers: 218
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 37
  • Instructional Coordinators: 9
  • Elementary Teachers: 95
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 97
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,920

Financial Statistics for Dover Town

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $18,348,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $20,245,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,196,000
  • Total revenue: $41,789,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $24,832,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $22,765,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,086,000
  • Expenditures per student: $110,000
  • Total expenditures: $42,554,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,891,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,477,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Dover Town

Elementary Schools within the Dover Town

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Academy St
14 Academy St
Dover, NJ 7801
973-989-2030
  • Total: 462
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 82
14 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
East Dover Elementary School
302 East Mcfarlan St
Dover, NJ 7801
973-989-2055
  • Total: 513
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 165
15 to 1 34 Kindergarten 6th Grade
North Dover Elementary
51 Highland Ave
Dover, NJ 7801
973-989-2020
  • Total: 578
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 119
  • 3rd grade: 128
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 110
13 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Dover Town

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dover Middle
302 East Mcfarlan St
Dover, NJ 7801
973-989-2040
  • Total: 486
  • 7th grade: 231
  • 8th grade: 230
13 to 1 37 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Dover Town

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dover High
100 Grace St
Dover, NJ 7801
973-989-2010
  • Total: 881
  • 9th grade: 280
  • 10th grade: 239
  • 11th grade: 169
  • 12th grade: 175
13 to 1 70 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,056
  • Median family income: $57,141
  • Median male income: $25,844
  • Median female income: $20,193
  • Median income of a renter: $36,170
  • Median income of a home owner: $66,951
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    725 630 770 1,185 685