Average Teacher Salary in Fort Lee

The average teacher salary in Fort Lee is $62,108.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $36,360 $22,030 $27,190 $35,200 $44,900 $51,870
Kindergarten $67,040 $43,550 $51,720 $65,120 $82,820 $99,300
Elementary $66,170 $43,530 $51,070 $63,870 $80,710 $97,660
Middle school $69,750 $45,530 $53,100 $66,550 $85,030 $102,870
High school $71,220 $46,200 $54,460 $68,410 $86,680 $104,540

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General Facts

  • Staff: 353
  • Full time teachers: 267
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 32
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 104
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 14
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 134
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,617

Financial Statistics for Fort Lee

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $46,140,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $8,341,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,084,000
  • Total revenue: $56,565,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $33,871,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $31,012,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $13,883,000
  • Expenditures per student: $147,000
  • Total expenditures: $56,898,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $14,098,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,727,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Fort Lee

Elementary Schools within the Fort Lee

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Number 1
6129 Madison St
West New York, NJ 7093
201-553-4025
  • Total: 748
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 102
  • 5th grade: 161
10 to 1 78 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Number 2
52nd St And Brdway
West New York, NJ 7093
201-553-4040
  • Total: 363
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 63
  • 6th grade: 52
14 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Number 3
5401 Polk St
West New York, NJ 7093
201-553-4055
  • Total: 388
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 42
12 to 1 33 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Number 4
317-66th St
West New York, NJ 7093
201-553-4200
  • Total: 599
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 58
10 to 1 62 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Fort Lee

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lewis F Cole Middle
467 Stillwell Ave
Fort Lee, NJ 7024
201-585-4660
  • Total: 477
  • 7th grade: 229
  • 8th grade: 247
12 to 1 40 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Fort Lee

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fort Lee High
3000 Lemoine Ave
Fort Lee, NJ 7024
201-585-4675
  • Total: 1,042
  • 9th grade: 270
  • 10th grade: 239
  • 11th grade: 271
  • 12th grade: 261
14 to 1 73 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $37,899
  • Median family income: $72,140
  • Median male income: $49,154
  • Median female income: $31,765
  • Median income of a renter: $42,927
  • Median income of a home owner: $67,645
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,295 1,065 1,455 2,470 3,170