Average Teacher Salary in Union Township

The average teacher salary in Union Township is $57,806.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $40,120 $22,970 $28,270 $39,060 $49,970 $58,620
Kindergarten $56,510 $39,280 $45,600 $52,550 $66,110 $85,110
Elementary $61,750 $43,820 $49,250 $57,780 $73,390 $88,390
Middle school $63,360 $44,140 $50,280 $59,700 $77,530 $91,090
High school $67,290 $45,090 $51,690 $63,860 $82,800 $98,400

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General Facts

  • Staff: 72
  • Full time teachers: 47
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 15
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 27
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 2
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 10
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,353

Financial Statistics for Union Township

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,468,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $4,724,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $149,000
  • Total revenue: $13,341,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $4,929,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $4,668,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,052,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $14,563,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $2,114,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $589,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Union Township

Elementary Schools within the Union Township

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Battle Hill
2600 Killian Placeace
Union, NJ 7083
908-851-6480
  • Total: 441
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 70
10 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Central Five-jefferson
155 Hilton Ave
Union, NJ 7083
908-851-6560
  • Total: 567
  • 5th grade: 550
13 to 1 45 5th Grade 5th Grade
Connecticut Farms
875 Stuyvesant Ave
Union, NJ 7083
908-851-6470
  • Total: 458
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 80
11 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Franklin
700 Prospect St
Westfield, NJ 7090
908-789-4590
  • Total: 608
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 82
15 to 1 42 1st Grade 5th Grade
Hannah Caldwell Elementary School
1120 Commerce Ave
Union, NJ 7083
908-206-6101
  • Total: 550
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 117
12 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Livingston
Midland Blvd
Union, NJ 7083
908-851-6440
  • Total: 427
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 82
14 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Union Township Elementary School
149 Perryville Rd
Hampton, NJ 8827
908-735-5511
  • Total: 302
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 58
12 to 1 26 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Union Township Middle School
165 Perryville Rd
Hampton, NJ 8827
908-735-5511
  • Total: 277
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 73
  • 7th grade: 71
  • 8th grade: 76
13 to 1 22 5th Grade 8th Grade
Washington
427 Darrow Ave
Plainfield, NJ 7060
908-731-4230
  • Total: 472
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 40
12 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Union Township

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Burnet Middle School
1000 Caldwell Ave
Union, NJ 7083
908-851-6490
  • Total: 1,089
  • 6th grade: 367
  • 7th grade: 326
  • 8th grade: 376
14 to 1 77 6th Grade 8th Grade
Kawameeh Middle School
490 David Terrace
Union, NJ 7083
908-851-6570
  • Total: 713
  • 6th grade: 230
  • 7th grade: 237
  • 8th grade: 246
15 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade
Union Township Middle School
165 Perryville Rd
Hampton, NJ 8827
908-735-5511
  • Total: 277
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 73
  • 7th grade: 71
  • 8th grade: 76
13 to 1 22 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Union Township

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Union Senior High
2350 North Third St
Union, NJ 7083
908-851-6500
  • Total: 2,449
  • 9th grade: 545
  • 10th grade: 634
  • 11th grade: 629
  • 12th grade: 641
14 to 1 170 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $24,768
  • Median family income: $68,707
  • Median male income: $39,071
  • Median female income: $27,701
  • Median income of a renter: $38,180
  • Median income of a home owner: $65,301
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,385 1,845 2,435 5,070 3,480