Average Teacher Salary in Linden

The average teacher salary in Linden is $60,152.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $38,069 $22,457 $27,680 $36,954 $47,204 $54,938
Kindergarten $62,253 $41,609 $48,938 $59,406 $75,224 $92,850
Elementary $64,160 $43,661 $50,242 $61,101 $77,382 $93,446
Middle school $66,845 $44,898 $51,818 $63,436 $81,620 $97,515
High school $69,433 $45,695 $53,200 $66,341 $84,916 $101,749

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General Facts

  • Staff: 782
  • Full time teachers: 530
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 143
  • Instructional Coordinators: 13
  • Elementary Teachers: 227
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 23
  • Pre-K Teachers: 14
  • High School Teachers: 207
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,790

Financial Statistics for Linden

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $71,957,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $26,580,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,133,000
  • Total revenue: $104,670,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $59,613,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $53,016,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $21,131,000
  • Expenditures per student: $421,000
  • Total expenditures: $101,939,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $19,232,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,224,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $472,000

Information on Schools within Linden

Elementary Schools within the Linden

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
No 10 Highland Avenue
2801 Highland Ave
Linden, NJ 7036
908-486-2043
  • Total: 363
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 55
9 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Number 1
Stevens Ave
Little Falls, NJ 7424
973-256-1037
  • Total: 392
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 52
15 to 1 26 5th Grade 8th Grade
Number 2
Long Hill Rd
Little Falls, NJ 7424
973-256-1386
  • Total: 317
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 61
11 to 1 30 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Number 4
55 Clinton St
Paterson, NJ 7522
973-321-0040
  • Total: 391
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 80
  • 6th grade: 65
8 to 1 47 5th Grade 8th Grade
Number 5
430 Totowa Ave
Paterson, NJ 7502
973-321-0050
  • Total: 1,019
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 56
14 to 1 73 1st Grade 8th Grade
Number 6
137 Carroll St
Paterson, NJ 7501
973-321-0060
  • Total: 427
  • Kindergarten: 34
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 41
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 44
9 to 1 50 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Number 8
41 Oak St
Clifton, NJ 7014
973-470-2392
  • Total: 202
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 57
16 to 1 13 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Number 9 Deerfield Terr
Deerfield Terrace And Kent Pla
Linden, NJ 7036
908-486-5164
  • Total: 366
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 39
10 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Linden

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Joseph E Soehl Middle
300 East Henry St
Linden, NJ 7036
908-486-0550
  • Total: 643
  • 6th grade: 215
  • 7th grade: 210
  • 8th grade: 199
11 to 1 58 6th Grade 8th Grade
Myles J Mcmanus Middle
300 Edgewood Rd
Linden, NJ 7036
908-486-7751
  • Total: 711
  • 6th grade: 230
  • 7th grade: 223
  • 8th grade: 230
10 to 1 69 6th Grade 8th Grade
Number 1
Stevens Ave
Little Falls, NJ 7424
973-256-1037
  • Total: 392
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 52
15 to 1 26 5th Grade 8th Grade
Number 4
55 Clinton St
Paterson, NJ 7522
973-321-0040
  • Total: 391
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 80
  • 6th grade: 65
8 to 1 47 5th Grade 8th Grade
Number 5
430 Totowa Ave
Paterson, NJ 7502
973-321-0050
  • Total: 1,019
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 56
14 to 1 73 1st Grade 8th Grade
Number 6
137 Carroll St
Paterson, NJ 7501
973-321-0060
  • Total: 427
  • Kindergarten: 34
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 41
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 44
9 to 1 50 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Linden

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Linden High
121 West St George Ave
Linden, NJ 7036
908-486-5432
  • Total: 1,959
  • 9th grade: 488
  • 10th grade: 450
  • 11th grade: 468
  • 12th grade: 524
15 to 1 135 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,314
  • Median family income: $54,903
  • Median male income: $32,408
  • Median female income: $24,341
  • Median income of a renter: $37,020
  • Median income of a home owner: $54,312
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,325 1,765 2,485 3,065 1,485