Average Teacher Salary in Hackensack

The average teacher salary in Hackensack 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: 569
  • Full time teachers: 389
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 86
  • Instructional Coordinators: 12
  • Elementary Teachers: 155
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: 8
  • High School Teachers: 177
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,813

Financial Statistics for Hackensack

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $61,458,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $19,894,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,325,000
  • Total revenue: $87,677,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $54,361,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $48,671,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $18,130,000
  • Expenditures per student: $80,000
  • Total expenditures: $87,968,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $20,184,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,986,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Hackensack

Elementary Schools within the Hackensack

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
5-6 School
321 State St
Hackensack, NJ 7601
201-646-8170
  • Total: 589
  • 5th grade: 266
  • 6th grade: 289
  • 7th grade: 27
12 to 1 47 5th Grade 7th Grade
Fairmount
105 Grand Ave
Hackensack, NJ 7601
201-646-7890
  • Total: 558
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 134
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 85
14 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Fanny M Hillers
56 Longview Ave
Hackensack, NJ 7601
201-646-7870
  • Total: 516
  • Pre-k: 67
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 85
12 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Jackson Ave
Jackson Ave
Hackensack, NJ 7601
201-646-7990
  • Total: 430
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 62
12 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Nellie K Parker
261 Maplacee Hill Dr
Hackensack, NJ 7601
201-646-8020
  • Total: 440
  • Pre-k: 37
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 67
10 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Hackensack

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
5-6 School
321 State St
Hackensack, NJ 7601
201-646-8170
  • Total: 589
  • 5th grade: 266
  • 6th grade: 289
  • 7th grade: 27
12 to 1 47 5th Grade 7th Grade
Middle School
375 River Dr
Elmwood Park, NJ 7407
201-794-2933
  • Total: 564
  • 6th grade: 196
  • 7th grade: 182
  • 8th grade: 177
17 to 1 33 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Hackensack

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hackensack High
First And Beech Sts
Hackensack, NJ 7601
201-646-7900
  • Total: 1,716
  • 9th grade: 554
  • 10th grade: 421
  • 11th grade: 343
  • 12th grade: 397
15 to 1 117 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $26,856
  • Median family income: $56,953
  • Median male income: $32,049
  • Median female income: $27,483
  • Median income of a renter: $41,885
  • Median income of a home owner: $66,115
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,510 1,610 1,950 2,740 1,815