Average Teacher Salary in West Orange

The average teacher salary in West Orange is $58,219.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $39,694 $22,821 $28,078 $38,481 $49,434 $58,018
Kindergarten $57,501 $39,591 $46,070 $53,683 $67,750 $86,595
Elementary $62,290 $43,849 $49,448 $58,395 $74,245 $89,540
Middle school $63,925 $44,260 $50,493 $60,329 $78,204 $92,113
High school $67,687 $45,199 $51,908 $64,290 $83,223 $99,027

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General Facts

  • Staff: 901
  • Full time teachers: 598
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 170
  • Instructional Coordinators: 16
  • Elementary Teachers: 195
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 19
  • Pre-K Teachers: 12
  • High School Teachers: 335
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,232

Financial Statistics for West Orange

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $102,931,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $20,319,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,109,000
  • Total revenue: $126,359,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $72,534,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $68,657,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $27,013,000
  • Expenditures per student: $580,000
  • Total expenditures: $128,227,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $32,258,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,281,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within West Orange

Elementary Schools within the West Orange

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Gregory
157 North 7th Ave
Long Branch, NJ 7740
732-222-7048
  • Total: 642
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 122
  • 1st grade: 116
  • 2nd grade: 121
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 75
11 to 1 57 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Hazel Ave
45 Hazel Ave
West Orange, NJ 7052
973-669-5448
  • Total: 329
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 55
13 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mount Pleasant Elementary
9 Manger Rd
West Orange, NJ 7052
973-669-5480
  • Total: 391
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 60
9 to 1 45 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Pleasantdale
555 Placeeasant Valley Way
West Orange, NJ 7052
973-669-5452
  • Total: 430
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 52
6 to 1 67 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Redwood
75 Redwood Ave
West Orange, NJ 7052
973-669-5457
  • Total: 529
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 103
10 to 1 51 Kindergarten 5th Grade
St Cloud
71 Sheridan Ave
West Orange, NJ 7052
973-669-5393
  • Total: 358
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 60
15 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Washington
500 East St
Garwood, NJ 7027
908-789-0165
  • Total: 80
  • Pre-k: 49
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 23
  • 5th grade: 26
13 to 1 6 Prekindergarten Kindergarten

Middle Schools within the West Orange

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Edison Middle
75 William St
West Orange, NJ 7052
973-669-5360
  • Total: 458
  • 6th grade: 440
11 to 1 43 6th Grade 6th Grade
Liberty Middle School
1 Kelly Dr
West Orange, NJ 7052
973-243-8650
  • Total: 543
  • 7th grade: 278
  • 8th grade: 240
11 to 1 51 7th Grade 8th Grade
Roosevelt Middle
36 Gilberoute Place
West Orange, NJ 7052
973-669-5373
  • Total: 470
  • 7th grade: 229
  • 8th grade: 214
10 to 1 46 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the West Orange

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
West Orange High
51 Conforti Ave
West Orange, NJ 7052
973-669-5301
  • Total: 2,002
  • 9th grade: 526
  • 10th grade: 482
  • 11th grade: 479
  • 12th grade: 441
13 to 1 158 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $34,412
  • Median family income: $83,375
  • Median male income: $44,589
  • Median female income: $30,802
  • Median income of a renter: $38,163
  • Median income of a home owner: $87,132
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,280 1,060 1,620 3,060 4,675