Average Teacher Salary in Salem City

The average teacher salary in Salem City is $49,322.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,880 $16,900 $19,540 $23,220 $28,180 $39,220
Kindergarten $51,430 $35,890 $41,220 $47,980 $62,660 $74,510
Elementary $53,800 $35,860 $42,510 $51,730 $65,820 $77,420
Middle school $55,630 $37,470 $43,490 $53,140 $67,320 $80,100
High school $59,870 $40,280 $47,570 $58,130 $72,620 $84,670

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General Facts

  • Staff: 211
  • Full time teachers: 147
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 9 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 26
  • Instructional Coordinators: 12
  • Elementary Teachers: 60
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: 55
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,406

Financial Statistics for Salem City

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,147,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $19,261,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,912,000
  • Total revenue: $28,320,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $16,875,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $15,339,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,320,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $29,106,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,657,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,622,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $408,000

Information on Schools within Salem City

Elementary Schools within the Salem City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
John Fenwick
183 Smith St
Salem, NJ 8079
856-935-4100
  • Total: 386
  • Pre-k: 119
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 100
8 to 1 51 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Salem Middle
51 New Market St
Salem, NJ 8079
856-935-2700
  • Total: 467
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 89
  • 6th grade: 62
  • 7th grade: 74
  • 8th grade: 60
9 to 1 50 3rd Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Salem City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Salem Middle
51 New Market St
Salem, NJ 8079
856-935-2700
  • Total: 467
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 89
  • 6th grade: 62
  • 7th grade: 74
  • 8th grade: 60
9 to 1 50 3rd Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Salem City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Salem High
219 Walnut St
Salem, NJ 8079
856-935-3900
  • Total: 553
  • 9th grade: 149
  • 10th grade: 130
  • 11th grade: 139
  • 12th grade: 118
12 to 1 45 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,559
  • Median family income: $29,699
  • Median male income: $26,803
  • Median female income: $15,084
  • Median income of a renter: $17,543
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,658
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    585 385 235 160 54