Average Teacher Salary in Harrison

The average teacher salary in Harrison 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: 214
  • Full time teachers: 151
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 22
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 65
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 8
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 66
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,818

Financial Statistics for Harrison

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $10,250,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $23,422,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,532,000
  • Total revenue: $35,204,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $20,839,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $16,647,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,697,000
  • Expenditures per student: $147,000
  • Total expenditures: $34,472,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,557,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $926,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Harrison

Elementary Schools within the Harrison

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lincoln No 3
221 Cross St
Harrison, NJ 7029
201-483-6400
  • Total: 585
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 143
  • 1st grade: 171
  • 2nd grade: 132
  • 3rd grade: 126
11 to 1 54 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
Lincoln School Annex
223 Hamilton St
Harrison, NJ 7029
973-485-1323
  • Total: 245
  • 4th grade: 114
  • 5th grade: 124
12 to 1 21 4th Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Harrison

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Washington No 1
223 Hamilton St
Harrison, NJ 7029
201-483-2285
  • Total: 376
  • 6th grade: 131
  • 7th grade: 106
  • 8th grade: 122
12 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Harrison

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Harrison High
One North Fifth St
Harrison, NJ 7029
201-482-5050
  • Total: 612
  • 9th grade: 150
  • 10th grade: 159
  • 11th grade: 159
  • 12th grade: 132
14 to 1 45 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,490
  • Median family income: $48,489
  • Median male income: $29,375
  • Median female income: $18,520
  • Median income of a renter: $35,658
  • Median income of a home owner: $53,125
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    795 720 845 960 420