Average Teacher Salary in Palisades Park

The average teacher salary in Palisades Park 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: 182
  • Full time teachers: 128
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 10 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 19
  • Instructional Coordinators: 8
  • Elementary Teachers: 47
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 68
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,412

Financial Statistics for Palisades Park

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $17,482,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $3,919,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $865,000
  • Total revenue: $22,266,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $13,571,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,809,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,920,000
  • Expenditures per student: $103,000
  • Total expenditures: $23,000,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,823,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,150,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Palisades Park

Elementary Schools within the Palisades Park

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cr Smith Early Child Center
271 Second St
Palisades Park, NJ 7650
201-947-3556
  • Total: 241
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 116
9 to 1 26 Kindergarten 1st Grade
Lindbergh
Glen Ave
Palisades Park, NJ 7650
201-947-3556
  • Total: 656
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 118
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 99
  • 7th grade: 120
12 to 1 53 2nd Grade 7th Grade

Middle Schools within the Palisades Park

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lindbergh
Glen Ave
Palisades Park, NJ 7650
201-947-3556
  • Total: 656
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 118
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 99
  • 7th grade: 120
12 to 1 53 2nd Grade 7th Grade
Palisades Park Junior / Senior High
Veterans Placeaza
Palisades Park, NJ 7650
201-941-1100
  • Total: 515
  • 8th grade: 108
  • 9th grade: 103
  • 10th grade: 102
  • 11th grade: 97
  • 12th grade: 104
10 to 1 50 8th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Palisades Park

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Palisades Park Junior / Senior High
Veterans Placeaza
Palisades Park, NJ 7650
201-941-1100
  • Total: 515
  • 8th grade: 108
  • 9th grade: 103
  • 10th grade: 102
  • 11th grade: 97
  • 12th grade: 104
10 to 1 50 8th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $22,607
  • Median family income: $54,503
  • Median male income: $31,076
  • Median female income: $24,153
  • Median income of a renter: $39,140
  • Median income of a home owner: $64,625
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    865 690 880 1,210 825