Average Teacher Salary in Metuchen

The average teacher salary in Metuchen 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

How to Become a Teacher in Metuchen

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General Facts

  • Staff: 243
  • Full time teachers: 165
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 38
  • Instructional Coordinators: 8
  • Elementary Teachers: 68
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 67
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,044

Financial Statistics for Metuchen

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $28,636,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $5,332,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $712,000
  • Total revenue: $34,680,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $18,945,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $17,531,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,887,000
  • Expenditures per student: $474,000
  • Total expenditures: $49,030,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,986,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,157,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Metuchen

Elementary Schools within the Metuchen

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Campbell
Durham Ave
Metuchen, NJ 8840
732-321-8777
  • Total: 631
  • 1st grade: 157
  • 2nd grade: 146
  • 3rd grade: 169
  • 4th grade: 159
12 to 1 51 1st Grade 4th Grade
Edgar
49 Brunswick Ave
Metuchen, NJ 8840
732-321-8770
  • Total: 639
  • 5th grade: 169
  • 6th grade: 155
  • 7th grade: 154
  • 8th grade: 158
11 to 1 57 5th Grade 8th Grade
Mildred B Moss
16 Simpson Placeace
Metuchen, NJ 8840
732-321-8700
  • Total: 153
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 130
14 to 1 11 Prekindergarten Kindergarten

Middle Schools within the Metuchen

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Edgar
49 Brunswick Ave
Metuchen, NJ 8840
732-321-8770
  • Total: 639
  • 5th grade: 169
  • 6th grade: 155
  • 7th grade: 154
  • 8th grade: 158
11 to 1 57 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Metuchen

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Metuchen High
400 Grove Ave
Metuchen, NJ 8840
732-321-8743
  • Total: 621
  • 9th grade: 144
  • 10th grade: 136
  • 11th grade: 165
  • 12th grade: 174
13 to 1 47 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $36,749
  • Median family income: $85,022
  • Median male income: $48,116
  • Median female income: $32,036
  • Median income of a renter: $50,000
  • Median income of a home owner: $82,552
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    245 345 435 1,095 1,475