Average Teacher Salary in East Orange

The average teacher salary in East Orange 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

How to Become a Teacher in East Orange

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,442
  • Full time teachers: 951
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 9 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 287
  • Instructional Coordinators: 15
  • Elementary Teachers: 529
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 51
  • Pre-K Teachers: 31
  • High School Teachers: 325
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 9,741

Financial Statistics for East Orange

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $24,463,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $226,433,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $13,642,000
  • Total revenue: $264,538,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $127,478,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $126,156,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $44,073,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,164,000
  • Total expenditures: $270,573,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $47,289,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $7,121,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within East Orange

Elementary Schools within the East Orange

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Althea Gibson E C E Acd
290 William St
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-7017
  • Total: 187
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 150
9 to 1 21 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Dionne Warwick Institute
120 Central Ave
East Orange, NJ 7018
973-266-5930
  • Total: 493
  • Pre-k: 65
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 60
9 to 1 57 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Ecole T Loverture School
330 Central Ave
East Orange, NJ 7018
973-266-5940
  • Total: 334
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 59
10 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Edward T Bowser Senior
199 4th Ave
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-414-4170
  • Total: 769
  • Pre-k: 81
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 118
  • 3rd grade: 113
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 96
10 to 1 74 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fourth Avenue School
199 4th Ave
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-2957
  • Total: 305
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 61
10 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
G Washington Carver Inst
135 Glenwood Ave
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-5860
  • Total: 492
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 67
9 to 1 54 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Gordon Parks Academy
98 Greenwood Ave
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-5950
  • Total: 348
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 37
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 27
9 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
J Garfield Jackson Senior Acd
106 Prospect St
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-5895
  • Total: 267
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 40
11 to 1 25 1st Grade 5th Grade
Johnnie L Cochran Jr Academy
190 Midland Ave
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-395-5975
  • Total: 263
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 44
10 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Langston Hughes School
181 Elmwood Ave
East Orange, NJ 7018
973-266-5870
  • Total: 555
  • Pre-k: 60
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 62
10 to 1 54 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
M B Garvin Microsociety School
Y Grove Placeace
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-5890
  • Total: 328
  • Pre-k: 56
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 44
8 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wahlstrom Early Chld Academy
340 Prospect St
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-395-1210
  • Total: 168
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 116
8 to 1 22 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Washington Academy
175 Sanford St
East Orange, NJ 7018
973-266-5960
  • Total: 420
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 52
  • 7th grade: 52
  • 8th grade: 48
10 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Whitney E Houston Academy
215 Dodd St
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-5880
  • Total: 562
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 16
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 57
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 56
12 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the East Orange

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cicely Tyson Sch-per Arts
161 Elmwood Ave
East Orange, NJ 7018
973-266-5970
  • Total: 666
  • 6th grade: 122
  • 7th grade: 112
  • 8th grade: 101
  • 9th grade: 108
  • 10th grade: 82
  • 11th grade: 70
  • 12th grade: 60
12 to 1 55 6th Grade 12th Grade
John L Costley Middle
116 Hamilton St
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-5662
  • Total: 477
  • 6th grade: 151
  • 7th grade: 133
  • 8th grade: 142
10 to 1 46 6th Grade 8th Grade
Patrick F Healy Middle
116 Hamilton St
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-5670
  • Total: 405
  • 6th grade: 125
  • 7th grade: 123
  • 8th grade: 110
9 to 1 44 6th Grade 8th Grade
Sojourner Truth Middle
116 Hamilton St
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-5665
  • Total: 397
  • 6th grade: 110
  • 7th grade: 132
  • 8th grade: 111
8 to 1 48 6th Grade 8th Grade
Washington Academy
175 Sanford St
East Orange, NJ 7018
973-266-5960
  • Total: 420
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 52
  • 7th grade: 52
  • 8th grade: 48
10 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Whitney E Houston Academy
215 Dodd St
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-5880
  • Total: 562
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 16
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 57
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 56
12 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the East Orange

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cicely Tyson Sch-per Arts
161 Elmwood Ave
East Orange, NJ 7018
973-266-5970
  • Total: 666
  • 6th grade: 122
  • 7th grade: 112
  • 8th grade: 101
  • 9th grade: 108
  • 10th grade: 82
  • 11th grade: 70
  • 12th grade: 60
12 to 1 55 6th Grade 12th Grade
East Orange Campus 9
129 North Renshaw Ave
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-5900
  • Total: 612
  • 9th grade: 534
11 to 1 57 9th Grade 9th Grade
East Orange Campus High School
340 Prospect St
East Orange, NJ 7017
973-266-7360
  • Total: 1,693
  • 10th grade: 541
  • 11th grade: 538
  • 12th grade: 398
13 to 1 132 10th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,488
  • Median family income: $38,562
  • Median male income: $26,260
  • Median female income: $22,803
  • Median income of a renter: $25,461
  • Median income of a home owner: $56,871
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    5,140 3,230 2,910 3,365 1,515