Average Teacher Salary in Watchung Borough

The average teacher salary in Watchung 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 Watchung Borough

To learn how to become a teacher in the Watchung Borough, read our how to become a teacher in New Jersey article. For average salary information, read our average teacher salary in New Jersey article.

General Facts

  • Staff: 88
  • Full time teachers: 57
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 15
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 35
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 3
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 13
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 688

Financial Statistics for Watchung Borough

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $10,318,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $1,665,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $182,000
  • Total revenue: $12,165,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $5,578,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $5,483,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,432,000
  • Expenditures per student: $4,000
  • Total expenditures: $11,604,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $2,542,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $397,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Watchung Borough

Elementary Schools within the Watchung Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bayberry
Bayberry Ln
Watchung, NJ 7069
908-755-8184
  • Total: 366
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 87
12 to 1 31 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Valley View
50 Valley View Rd
Watchung, NJ 7069
908-755-4422
  • Total: 322
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 79
12 to 1 26 5th Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Watchung Borough

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Valley View
50 Valley View Rd
Watchung, NJ 7069
908-755-4422
  • Total: 322
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 79
12 to 1 26 5th Grade 8th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $58,653
  • Median family income: $120,764
  • Median male income: $65,242
  • Median female income: $34,890
  • Median income of a renter: $56,563
  • Median income of a home owner: $118,384
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    44 85 205 335 985