Average Teacher Salary in Montclair

The average teacher salary in Montclair is $58,374.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $39,535 $22,766 $28,006 $38,265 $49,233 $57,792
Kindergarten $57,873 $39,708 $46,246 $54,108 $68,365 $87,152
Elementary $62,493 $43,860 $49,522 $58,626 $74,566 $89,971
Middle school $64,137 $44,306 $50,573 $60,565 $78,457 $92,497
High school $67,836 $45,240 $51,990 $64,452 $83,382 $99,262

How to Become a Teacher in Montclair

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General Facts

  • Staff: 979
  • Full time teachers: 585
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 262
  • Instructional Coordinators: 11
  • Elementary Teachers: 213
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 20
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 252
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,246

Financial Statistics for Montclair

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $99,152,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $20,465,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,818,000
  • Total revenue: $122,435,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $70,311,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $70,675,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $23,764,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,091,000
  • Total expenditures: $121,707,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $30,352,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,578,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $89,000

Information on Schools within Montclair

Elementary Schools within the Montclair

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bradford School
87 Mt Hebron Rd
Upper Montclair, NJ 7042
973-509-4155
  • Total: 498
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 74
10 to 1 50 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Edgemont
20 Edgemont Rd
Montclair, NJ 7042
201-509-4162
  • Total: 309
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 68
12 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hillside
98 Belmont Dr
Livingston, NJ 7039
973-535-8000
  • Total: 439
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 109
  • 3rd grade: 91
16 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Nishuane
32 Cedar Ave
Montclair, NJ 7042
973-509-4222
  • Total: 562
  • Kindergarten: 188
  • 1st grade: 193
  • 2nd grade: 159
10 to 1 58 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Northeast
603 Grove St
Upper Montclair, NJ 7042
973-509-4242
  • Total: 401
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 45
10 to 1 40 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Rand School
176 No Fullerton Ave
Montclair, NJ 7042
973-509-4255
  • Total: 325
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 45
9 to 1 36 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Watchung
Fisher Ave
Middlesex, NJ 8846
732-317-6000
  • Total: 241
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 53
17 to 1 14 Kindergarten 3rd Grade

Middle Schools within the Montclair

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Glenfield Middle
25 Maplacee Ave
Montclair, NJ 7042
973-509-4172
  • Total: 694
  • 6th grade: 198
  • 7th grade: 240
  • 8th grade: 220
10 to 1 68 6th Grade 8th Grade
Mt Hebron Middle School
173 Bellevue Ave
Upper Montclair, NJ 7042
973-509-4220
  • Total: 579
  • 6th grade: 187
  • 7th grade: 194
  • 8th grade: 194
10 to 1 61 6th Grade 8th Grade
Renaissance Middle School
17 Munn St
Montclair, NJ 7042
973-509-5741
  • Total: 247
  • 6th grade: 84
  • 7th grade: 82
  • 8th grade: 81
11 to 1 23 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Montclair

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Montclair High
100 Chestnut St
Montclair, NJ 7042
973-509-4100
  • Total: 1,951
  • 9th grade: 484
  • 10th grade: 483
  • 11th grade: 487
  • 12th grade: 448
14 to 1 137 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $44,870
  • Median family income: $96,252
  • Median male income: $50,229
  • Median female income: $35,186
  • Median income of a renter: $43,455
  • Median income of a home owner: $104,827
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    850 840 1,260 2,150 4,725