Average Teacher Salary in Ridgefield

The average teacher salary in Ridgefield 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: 343
  • Full time teachers: 171
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 124
  • Instructional Coordinators: 9
  • Elementary Teachers: 65
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 73
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,966

Financial Statistics for Ridgefield

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $29,057,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $5,326,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $721,000
  • Total revenue: $35,104,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $22,076,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $20,677,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,677,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $37,285,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,437,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $4,535,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Ridgefield

Elementary Schools within the Ridgefield

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bergen Blvd School
Bergen Blvd
Ridgefield, NJ 7657
201-943-5974
  • Total: 208
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 117
17 to 1 12 1st Grade 2nd Grade
Slocum/skewes School
Prospect Ave
Ridgefield, NJ 7657
201-943-5974
  • Total: 891
  • 3rd grade: 120
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 127
  • 6th grade: 136
  • 7th grade: 136
  • 8th grade: 151
12 to 1 73 3rd Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Ridgefield

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Slocum/skewes School
Prospect Ave
Ridgefield, NJ 7657
201-943-5974
  • Total: 891
  • 3rd grade: 120
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 127
  • 6th grade: 136
  • 7th grade: 136
  • 8th grade: 151
12 to 1 73 3rd Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Ridgefield

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ridgefield Memorial High
Walnut St
Ridgefield, NJ 7657
201-945-4455
  • Total: 667
  • 9th grade: 136
  • 10th grade: 142
  • 11th grade: 143
  • 12th grade: 142
13 to 1 51 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Ridgefield (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Shaler School
455 Shaler Blvd
Ridgefield, NJ 7657
201-945-4455
  • Total: 200
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 1
6 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 1st Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $25,558
  • Median family income: $66,330
  • Median male income: $36,667
  • Median female income: $24,043
  • Median income of a renter: $44,875
  • Median income of a home owner: $63,866
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    305 470 485 900 785