Average Teacher Salary in Somerville Borough

The average teacher salary in Somerville Borough is $55,610.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,340 $19,240 $22,410 $27,950 $33,670 $48,140
Kindergarten $62,860 $42,690 $48,610 $60,050 $79,260 $91,780
Elementary $60,220 $43,730 $48,710 $56,430 $71,490 $86,320
Middle school $61,280 $44,070 $49,140 $56,990 $75,650 $87,240
High school $63,350 $44,690 $50,010 $59,040 $77,190 $90,500

How to Become a Teacher in Somerville Borough

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General Facts

  • Staff: 257
  • Full time teachers: 182
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 32
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 49
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 96
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,360

Financial Statistics for Somerville Borough

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $29,462,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,063,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,515,000
  • Total revenue: $40,040,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $21,602,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $19,416,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,783,000
  • Expenditures per student: $564,000
  • Total expenditures: $41,608,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,645,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,456,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Somerville Borough

Elementary Schools within the Somerville Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Van Derveer
Union Ave
Somerville, NJ 8876
908-218-4105
  • Total: 845
  • Pre-k: 83
  • Kindergarten: 161
  • 1st grade: 128
  • 2nd grade: 130
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 118
  • 5th grade: 107
12 to 1 71 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Somerville Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Somerville Middle
51 West Cliff St
Somerville, NJ 8876
908-218-4107
  • Total: 329
  • 6th grade: 114
  • 7th grade: 110
  • 8th grade: 105
10 to 1 33 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Somerville Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Somerville High
222 Davenporoute St
Somerville, NJ 8876
908-218-4108
  • Total: 1,186
  • 9th grade: 327
  • 10th grade: 306
  • 11th grade: 259
  • 12th grade: 285
15 to 1 77 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $23,310
  • Median family income: $60,422
  • Median male income: $30,683
  • Median female income: $25,186
  • Median income of a renter: $39,917
  • Median income of a home owner: $63,878
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    355 390 710 875 600