Average Teacher Salary in Ridgefield Park

The average teacher salary in Ridgefield 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: 267
  • Full time teachers: 170
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 51
  • Instructional Coordinators: 8
  • Elementary Teachers: 53
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 94
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,210

Financial Statistics for Ridgefield Park

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $24,241,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $7,205,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,353,000
  • Total revenue: $32,799,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $19,039,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $18,500,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,755,000
  • Expenditures per student: $186,000
  • Total expenditures: $31,498,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,207,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,731,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Ridgefield Park

Elementary Schools within the Ridgefield Park

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Grant
104 Henry St
Ridgefield Park, NJ 7660
201-641-0441
  • Total: 190
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 68
9 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Lincoln Elementary School
712 Lincoln Ave
Ridgefield Park, NJ 7660
201-994-1830
  • Total: 367
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 37
9 to 1 42 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Roosevelt
733 Kearny Ave
Kearny, NJ 7032
201-955-5100
  • Total: 467
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 23
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 26
13 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Ridgefield Park

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ridgefield Park Jr Senior High School
1 Ozzie Nelson Dr
Ridgefield Park, NJ 7660
201-440-1440
  • Total: 1,186
  • 7th grade: 141
  • 8th grade: 156
  • 9th grade: 197
  • 10th grade: 242
  • 11th grade: 232
  • 12th grade: 190
16 to 1 76 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Ridgefield Park

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ridgefield Park Jr Senior High School
1 Ozzie Nelson Dr
Ridgefield Park, NJ 7660
201-440-1440
  • Total: 1,186
  • 7th grade: 141
  • 8th grade: 156
  • 9th grade: 197
  • 10th grade: 242
  • 11th grade: 232
  • 12th grade: 190
16 to 1 76 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $24,290
  • Median family income: $62,414
  • Median male income: $37,360
  • Median female income: $27,341
  • Median income of a renter: $40,674
  • Median income of a home owner: $67,398
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    375 395 740 975 730