Average Teacher Salary in Highland Park

The average teacher salary in Highland Park is $62,360.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $35,440 $21,340 $26,160 $32,700 $44,080 $52,000
Kindergarten $67,420 $42,710 $50,770 $65,020 $84,150 $101,450
Elementary $67,700 $44,140 $51,430 $64,550 $82,800 $101,040
Middle school $69,580 $45,470 $52,630 $66,620 $84,950 $102,350
High school $71,660 $46,290 $54,090 $68,600 $87,460 $105,300

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General Facts

  • Staff: 203
  • Full time teachers: 128
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 41
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 44
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: 56
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,466

Financial Statistics for Highland Park

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $21,021,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $6,690,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,014,000
  • Total revenue: $28,725,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $14,800,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $13,609,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,573,000
  • Expenditures per student: $21,000
  • Total expenditures: $57,244,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,603,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,262,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Highland Park

Elementary Schools within the Highland Park

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bartle School
435 Mansfield St
Highland Park, NJ 8904
732-572-4100
  • Total: 478
  • 2nd grade: 121
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 122
  • 5th grade: 119
12 to 1 40 2nd Grade 5th Grade
Irving
121 South Eleventh Ave
Highland Park, NJ 8904
732-572-1205
  • Total: 294
  • Pre-k: 82
  • Kindergarten: 104
  • 1st grade: 97
11 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 1st Grade

Middle Schools within the Highland Park

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Highland Park Middle School
102 North Fifth Ave
Highland Park, NJ 8904
732-572-2400
  • Total: 306
  • 6th grade: 95
  • 7th grade: 102
  • 8th grade: 104
14 to 1 22 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Highland Park

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Highland Park High
102 North Fifth Ave
Highland Park, NJ 8904
732-572-2400
  • Total: 388
  • 9th grade: 107
  • 10th grade: 102
  • 11th grade: 93
  • 12th grade: 86
10 to 1 37 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $28,767
  • Median family income: $71,267
  • Median male income: $39,008
  • Median female income: $26,348
  • Median income of a renter: $39,990
  • Median income of a home owner: $77,259
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    380 450 590 1,015 980