Average Teacher Salary in Perth Amboy

The average teacher salary in Perth Amboy 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: 1,182
  • Full time teachers: 769
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 235
  • Instructional Coordinators: 19
  • Elementary Teachers: 313
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 33
  • Pre-K Teachers: 77
  • High School Teachers: 262
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 9,655

Financial Statistics for Perth Amboy

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $20,831,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $169,552,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $13,051,000
  • Total revenue: $203,434,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $99,553,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $85,487,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $44,994,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,331,000
  • Total expenditures: $201,786,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $30,914,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,048,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Perth Amboy

Elementary Schools within the Perth Amboy

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Anthony V Ceres School
445 State St
Perth Amboy, NJ 8861
732-376-6020
  • Total: 586
  • Kindergarten: 130
  • 1st grade: 151
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 105
13 to 1 46 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Edward J Patten Elementary School
500 Charles St
Perth Amboy, NJ 8861
732-376-6050
  • Total: 832
  • Kindergarten: 176
  • 1st grade: 171
  • 2nd grade: 190
  • 3rd grade: 146
  • 4th grade: 129
12 to 1 71 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Hn Richardson 21 Center School
318 Stockton St
Perth Amboy, NJ 8861
732-376-6010
  • Total: 615
  • Kindergarten: 115
  • 1st grade: 141
  • 2nd grade: 114
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 112
10 to 1 63 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Ignacio Cruz Ecc
581 Cortlandt St
Perth Amboy, NJ 8861
732-376-6250
  • Total: 712
  • Pre-k: 705
7 to 1 98 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
James J Flynn
850 Chamberlain Ave
Perth Amboy, NJ 8861
732-376-6080
  • Total: 782
  • Kindergarten: 139
  • 1st grade: 169
  • 2nd grade: 169
  • 3rd grade: 153
  • 4th grade: 130
12 to 1 68 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Mc Ginnis Middle School
271 State St
Perth Amboy, NJ 8861
732-376-6040
  • Total: 1,349
  • 5th grade: 267
  • 6th grade: 329
  • 7th grade: 353
  • 8th grade: 355
15 to 1 91 5th Grade 8th Grade
Robert N Wilentz Elementary
51 First St
Perth Amboy, NJ 8861
732-376-6070
  • Total: 780
  • Kindergarten: 155
  • 1st grade: 145
  • 2nd grade: 150
  • 3rd grade: 135
  • 4th grade: 187
12 to 1 67 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Samuel E Shull Middle
380 Hall Ave
Perth Amboy, NJ 8861
732-376-6060
  • Total: 1,356
  • 5th grade: 372
  • 6th grade: 297
  • 7th grade: 327
  • 8th grade: 304
14 to 1 94 5th Grade 8th Grade
St Marys Ec Center
351 Mechanic St
Perth Amboy, NJ 8861
732-324-9860
  • Total: 300
  • Pre-k: 300
10 to 1 31 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten

Middle Schools within the Perth Amboy

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mc Ginnis Middle School
271 State St
Perth Amboy, NJ 8861
732-376-6040
  • Total: 1,349
  • 5th grade: 267
  • 6th grade: 329
  • 7th grade: 353
  • 8th grade: 355
15 to 1 91 5th Grade 8th Grade
Samuel E Shull Middle
380 Hall Ave
Perth Amboy, NJ 8861
732-376-6060
  • Total: 1,356
  • 5th grade: 372
  • 6th grade: 297
  • 7th grade: 327
  • 8th grade: 304
14 to 1 94 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Perth Amboy

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Perth Amboy High
Eagle Ave And Francis St
Perth Amboy, NJ 8861
732-376-6030
  • Total: 2,343
  • 9th grade: 721
  • 10th grade: 611
  • 11th grade: 459
  • 12th grade: 481
17 to 1 139 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,989
  • Median family income: $40,740
  • Median male income: $23,166
  • Median female income: $15,938
  • Median income of a renter: $28,832
  • Median income of a home owner: $53,189
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,140 2,220 2,330 2,210 1,040