Average Teacher Salary in South Orange-maplewood

The average teacher salary in South Orange-maplewood is $58,283.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $39,702 $22,865 $28,150 $38,631 $49,406 $57,870
Kindergarten $57,680 $39,754 $46,280 $53,946 $67,966 $86,686
Elementary $62,241 $43,787 $49,452 $58,456 $74,203 $89,420
Middle school $64,070 $44,294 $50,593 $60,461 $78,363 $92,398
High school $67,726 $45,213 $51,997 $64,365 $83,231 $99,082

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General Facts

  • Staff: 679
  • Full time teachers: 485
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 83
  • Instructional Coordinators: 16
  • Elementary Teachers: 191
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 17
  • Pre-K Teachers: 8
  • High School Teachers: 224
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,987

Financial Statistics for South Orange-maplewood

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $87,651,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $16,315,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,355,000
  • Total revenue: $106,321,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $58,746,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $53,212,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $20,611,000
  • Expenditures per student: $509,000
  • Total expenditures: $112,443,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $26,125,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $4,722,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within South Orange-maplewood

Elementary Schools within the South Orange-maplewood

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Clinton
West 4th St And Clinton
Plainfield, NJ 7063
908-731-4220
  • Total: 328
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 51
9 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Jefferson
3400 Palisade Ave
Union City, NJ 7087
201-348-5960
  • Total: 342
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 51
8 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Marshall
262 Grove Rd
South Orange, NJ 7079
973-378-7698
  • Total: 443
  • Kindergarten: 146
  • 1st grade: 124
  • 2nd grade: 127
10 to 1 47 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Seth Boyden
574 Boyden Ave
Maplewood, NJ 7040
973-378-5244
  • Total: 482
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 73
12 to 1 39 Kindergarten 5th Grade
South Mountain/annex
444 South Orange Ave
South Orange, NJ 7079
973-378-5216
  • Total: 578
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 120
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 72
17 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Tuscan
25 Harvard Ave
Maplewood, NJ 7040
973-378-5221
  • Total: 591
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 115
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 95
15 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the South Orange-maplewood

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Maplewood Middle
7 Burnett St
Maplewood, NJ 7040
973-378-7660
  • Total: 707
  • 6th grade: 235
  • 7th grade: 226
  • 8th grade: 235
12 to 1 58 6th Grade 8th Grade
South Orange Middle
444 South Orange Ave
South Orange, NJ 7079
973-378-2733
  • Total: 660
  • 6th grade: 243
  • 7th grade: 196
  • 8th grade: 221
13 to 1 52 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the South Orange-maplewood

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Columbia Senior High
17 Parker Ave
Maplewood, NJ 7040
973-762-5600
  • Total: 1,856
  • 9th grade: 494
  • 10th grade: 465
  • 11th grade: 447
  • 12th grade: 437
13 to 1 140 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $38,556
  • Median family income: $97,913
  • Median male income: $45,298
  • Median female income: $30,056
  • Median income of a renter: $41,883
  • Median income of a home owner: $96,690
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    585 675 1,255 2,680 4,970